Ministry of Commerce, Saudi Arabia, signs agreement with VFS Global for visa services
VFS Global, market leader in the outsourced visa and consular services space for governments, has entered an agreement with the Ministry of Commerce, Saudi Arabia, to provide visa application services through a centre operated within the premises of the Ministry of Commerce headquarters in Riyadh. The agreement was signed in the presence of Eng. Mohammed A. Al. Alwaily, Deputy Minister for Shared Services, Ministry of Commerce.
IATO announces Special Membership Drive at SATTE 2024
IATO Special Membership Drive is being run for the Tourism and Hospitality industry stakeholders for IATO membership, who submit their membership application at IATO Booth at SATTE being held from 22-24 February, informed Ravi Gosain, Vice President – IATO. Those who apply during the said days will get 100 % waiver on Admission Fee (Joining Fee) of Rs. 10000 plus GST for the new applicants who are based in select cities in India. More details on the website.
Airbus awards landmark aerospace order for A220 aircraft doors
Giving a significant push to the Government of India’s ‘Make in India’ vision, Airbus has awarded a contract for the manufacturing and assembly of its A220 Family aircraft doors to Bengaluru-based Dynamatic Technologies. This is one of the largest aerospace export contracts to India. The contract will support the ramp-up of the A220 programme by creating additional capacity to the currently existing source.
Radisson Blu Palace Resort Udaipur unveils Gaming Arcade
Radisson Blu Palace Resort & Spa, Udaipur has unveiled a dedicated gaming arcade, Game Galaxy, on its premises. Spread across 10000 square feet, the expansive and cutting-edge gaming zone is a first-of-its-kind within a hotel setting in Udaipur. Game Galaxy offers an array of indoor and outdoor games, with VR-driven games being the highlight of the arcade.The gaming facility is the perfect recreational zone catering to the preferences of all age groups, offering games competitively priced.
“Seamless connectivity, from roadways to air routes, beckons travellers to explore our diverse landscapes. Varied accommodations, from luxury resorts to cosy homestays, cater to all preferences. Embracing digital tools enriches visitor experiences and streamlines services. Yet, sustainability must underpin our efforts, preserving our heritage and supporting local communities. Our journey isn’t just economics about showcasing Maharashtra’s soul to the world, fostering understanding and appreciation. Let’s unite the government, private sector, communities, and citizens to craft a vibrant, sustainable tourism legacy for generations.”
Minister of Tourism, Government of Maharashtra