Travel And Tourism

India wants to be a $1 trillion tourism economy by 2047

Siliguri (West Bengal): India wishes to mark the centenary year of the country's Independence by becoming a $1 trillion dollar tourism economy with 100 million… Read more..

Over 60% jump in India Medical Tourism arrivals

It is estimated that 3.04 lakh tourists arrived in India for medical purposes in 2021 compared to 1.83 lakhs in 2020. The Medical Tourism Association has… Read more..

Sabarimala Airport plan moves one step closer to realisation

New Delhi: The long-awaited Sabarimala Airport, which will give a big boost to the tourism and healthcare potential of south central Kerala, has moved one… Read more..

Global travel trade bullish as curtain comes down on ITB Berlin 2023

Global travel trade expects 2023 to be a record year despite the many economic challenges confronting the world. That is the message coming out of… Read more..

UN declares February 17 as Global Tourism Resilience Day

United Nations (UN) has voted to create a Global Tourism Resilience Day, which will be observed every year on February 17.The day will be used… Read more..

Heavy turnout for ‘Comeback ITB Berlin’

Strong participation and face-to-face dialogue by business leaders from across the globe is taking this year’s ‘Comeback ITB Berlin’, the world’s leading tourism trade show,… Read more..

Medical and health tourism to play an important role at ITB Berlin 2023

ITB Berlin 2023, beginning on March 7, will have a major focus on  Medical and Health Tourism, which has become a key component of global… Read more..

Vietnam bats for India tourism market

New Delhi, Dec 15: The CEO of a Vietnam-based travel company has said that India is the best tourism market in the region, especially after… Read more..

Philippines marches ahead in health tourism

New Delhi, Dec 10: The Philippines is promoting itself as a spa and wellness tourism destination and is attending overseas events to showcase the country… Read more..

Indonesia SEZ to boost medical tourism

Bali, Dec 8: A medical tourism Special Economic Zone (SEZ) is being developed in Indonesia under the aegis of  PT Aviasi Pariwisata Indonesia (Injourney), through… Read more..

Six Indian cities draw medical value travelers

Kochi, Dec 3: The metro cities of Chennai, Mumbai, New Delhi, Ahmedabad, Bangalore and Kochi have been identified as the top medical tourist destinations in… Read more..

MVTCI to propel India’s medical value travel

New Delhi, Nov 15: Post-pandemic, India’s  Medical Value Travel Council of India (MVTCI), co-chaired by the Union Health and Tourism Ministries, is actively stepping in… Read more..