Tourism in the Middle East is mining a rich vein of success thanks to an influx of Indian tourists buying gold, according to the new WTM Global Trends Report 2012. A recent surge of low-cost flights has opened up new travel opportunities for Indian tourists, many of whom head for gold souks across the Gulf, especially Dubai.
Major tourism institutions from around the world have begun to offer their support to India ahead of the Commonwealth Games. With just days to go before the opening ceremony WTA has confirmed it will go ahead with its planned Asian & Australasia Gala Ceremony in Delhi on October 14th – offering a significant boost to regional industry.
BTN interviews Kumari Selja, Minister for Tourism, India - Incredible India on winnng World’s Leading Destination Marketing Campaign at the 16th annual World Travel Awards staged at the five-star Grosvenor House, a JW Hotel in London