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Records broken for number of international visits to UK in January

Records broken for number of international visits to UK in January

New figures out today show that a new January record has been set for the number of international visits to the UK, up six per cent on the same month last year. The Office for National Statistics figures show that more than 2.5 million visits were made in January 2016 with visitors spending £1.28 billion.

OHANA Hotels by Outrigger comes to hospitality market

OHANA Hotels by Outrigger comes to hospitality market

Outrigger Enterprises Group has announced the rebranding of OHANA Hotels & Resorts to OHANA Hotels by Outrigger. The mid-tier, off-beach leisure brand seeks to offer “Local hospitality and convenience in paradise”. The new name and logo is part of Outrigger’s overall corporate brand strategy introduced last year when the company launched is premier global beachfront brand, Outrigger Resorts.

Airbus to establish pilot training centre in Delhi, India

Airbus to establish pilot training centre in Delhi, India

Airbus is establishing a world-class pilot and maintenance training centre in the National Capital Region of Delhi, to support the county’s need for new Airbus pilots. According to Airbus’ latest global market forecast, India requires over 1,600 passenger and freighter aircraft in the next 20 years to 2034, with an accompanying demand for new pilots and maintenance engineers.

Azamara Club Cruises grows team in UK following successful launch

Azamara Club Cruises grows team in UK following successful launch

Azamara Club Cruises has announced the expansion of its UK team, following the successful establishment of its UK business. The newest addition to the company is Jennifer Wright who joins as business development manager and will be committed to growing Azamara UK's MICE and charter business, brand partnerships, and managing a selection of boutique and niche trade partners.