MoT hosts conference to explore India’s Tourism Ecosystem
The Ministry of Tourism recently organised a round table conference on December 01, 2023, in New Delhi. The conference was aimed to explore and leverage the immense potential of India’s Tourism Ecosystem. The roundtable facilitated robust discussions between government authorities and industry leaders, centring on policies for sustainable tourism growth.
SriLankan Airlines introduces double daily flights to Mumbai
SriLankan Airlines has introduced double daily flights between Colombo and Mumbai, multiplying the convenience for passengers travelling to and from India’s financial and entertainment capital. The new double daily service to Mumbai will not only give a 50 per cent boost to SriLankan’s capacity on its Mumbai route but will also strengthen the airline’s already vast network in India.
Jazeera Airways unveils new social media platforms for India
Jazeera Airways, Kuwait based low-cost carrier recently hosted an event in Mumbai for social media influencers and travel agents to officially announce its new social media platforms for India. In a nod to planned expansion, the airline welcomed two additional aircraft in the last quarter, operating a fleet of 22 across its network. Jazeera also embraced sustainability, becoming the first Middle East low-cost carrier to switch to eco-friendly in-flight food service ware.
Air India appoints design firm HBA to enhance customer experience
Air India has appointed Hirsch Bedner Associates (HBA), a world-renowned hospitality interior design firm, to refurbish AirIndia lounges at Terminal 3, Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi and Terminal 4 of JFK Airport in New York. This marks a significant milestone in Air India’s transformation plan to enhance customer experience at every step of the customer’s journey.
“On this World Disability Day, we recognise the importance of creating an inclusive world where everyone has the opportunity to reach their full potential. As a hotel, we are committed to fostering a welcoming and accessible environment for all. We believe that people with disabilities are an invaluable part of our community. We are proud to say that to generate employment and empower our people with disabilities, we work very closely with various NGOs. Currently, we have 11 differently-abled team members across functions who are part of our active workforce. Besides organising Sign Language sessions for all permanent and contractual employees, we have also adopted many inclusive practices that support people with disabilities in their day-to-day work.”
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