ATM 2022 to now take place from May 9 – 12
Reed Exhibitions (RX) the organiser of Arabian Travel Market (ATM) has announced that this year’s four-day event will now open on Monday 9 May 2022 and close on Thursday 12 May 2022, to fall in line with the UAE’s new Monday-to-Friday working week. Taking place at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), the revised dates are also expected to complement international markets, the majority of which also follow the Monday-to-Friday working week. Now in its 29th year and working in collaboration with the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) and Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Economy (DTE) – previously known as the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM), ATM 2022 will feature a broad selection of show highlights.
Air India announces additional flights to Melbourne, Sydney till 27 March
After India signed the air bubble agreement with Australia, Indian flagship carrier Air India said it has announced additional flights between India and Australia till 27 March 2022. Making the announcement on Twitter, Air India said it has started operating flights between New Delhi and Australian cities of Melbourne, Sydney from January 2, 2022 and added that it will continue to operate till the end of March 2022. Sharing the details about the flight schedule, Air India said the flights between Delhi and Melbourne will be operated every Sunday from 2nd January to 27th March 2022.
Lords Hotels & Resorts sets its foot in Karjat!
Nested in the Ullas Valley, Pushpam Lords Resort is an ideal leisure getaway, which is 22 acres in size and set amidst the serene surroundings of Nature. The luxuriously abode is designed with 20 garden view luxury villa, which are an independent 1bhk Villa with an attic floor, small garden, verandah and car park. It includes a living room and kid’s room and come with 2 washrooms with a shower in one. Loaded with all modern amenities with 2 TV sets, refrigerator, water purifier, and kitchenette. The abode is also designed with 36 suite-style Studio rooms with kitchenette, sofa cum bed with all modern amenities; and offer the serene views of Nature, and six studio suite with 750sq feet terrace with sit out, gazebo and Jacuzzi facility and offer the beautiful views of the mountain scape. Guests can entice their taste buds to à la carte and Asian breakfast options that are available each morning at the accommodation.
“The key strategy pillars for promoting MICE industry in the country includes institutional support, eco-system development, further enhancement in Ease of Doing Business, skill development & marketing India as a MICE destination. The Ministry of Tourism is targeting to increase the share of India’s MICE industry in global market to 2% and improve our country’s ranking to top 20. We plan to encourage State Governments to set up City level MICE Promotion Bureaus at major MICE destinations.”
- Shri Rakesh Kumar Verma, AS, Ministry of Tourism, Government of India & Chairman, India Convention Promotion Bureau