The first ever scheduled flights to India from London Stansted will take off later this month with the launch of Air India’s three-times a week service to Amritsar in the north west of the country.
The three-day business-to-business travel trade show and convention will take place at the Bombay Exhibition Centre in Mumbai, India, from April 15th-17th next year.
The new Zone by The Park Kolkata is located adjacent to the Biswa Bangla Convention Centre in the new IT and residential hub of Kolkata. The 117-room property will boast three banquet halls and two boardrooms making it ideal for weddings, conferences, events and meetings.
The TreadRight Foundation has unveiled a new video detailing the work of Wildlife SOS in India. The piece introduces the Travel Corporation’s family of brands’ guests to the heartening Wildlife SOS Elephant Conservation and Care Centre in the country.
This new Taj-branded hotel will be conveniently located at Vibhuti Khand, New Gomti Nagar Centre, with close proximity to key corporate parks, institutions and recreational facilities.
Hertz Corporation has appointed InterGlobe Air Transport as its exclusive general sales agent in India. The company will manage the outbound sales of products and services of Hertz and its additional car rental brands Dollar, Thrifty, ACE and Firefly to domestic travel trade partners, corporate customers and leisure travellers.
Rosewood Hotel Group has signalled the next chapter of its Asian expansion with appointments to manage four key properties. These include Rosewood Shenzhen, due to open in 2022, Rosewood Hermana Mayor (2023), New World Jaipur Resort (2023) and Rosewood Shanghai (2024.)
Jet Airways will launch the first non-stop service between Manchester and Mumbai on November 5th. Further strengthening its flight offering in the United Kingdom and Jet Airways’ commitment to opening up travel to India for UK business and leisure travellers, the service will operate four days a week including Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.
India will require 1,750 new passenger and cargo aircraft over the next 20 years to meet an exponential rise in both passenger and freight traffic, according to Airbus’ latest India Market Forecast.
Responding to the increase in demand for air travel between the UK and India, Jet Airways commenced its new third daily service from London Heathrow to Mumbai.
The Ascott has opened its second serviced residence in India – the 269-unit Citadines OMR in Chennai, the country’s third largest city and one of its fastest growing cities.