VFS Global cements Preferred Employer status with high Glassdoor scores
VFS Global, the world’s largest outsourcing and technology services specialist for governments and diplomatic missions, has announced its remarkable achievement of securing a rating of 4.01 on a scale of 5 for 2023 on Glassdoor, a leading platform for employee feedback and company reviews. This significant achievement reflects VFS Global’s unwavering commitment to excellence in every aspect of its people management and human capital development.
Airbus partners with Tata Group for India’s first helicopter Final Assembly Line
In a major boost to ‘Make in India’, Airbus Helicopters is partnering with the Tata Group to establish a Final Assembly Line (FAL) for helicopters in the country. The FAL will produce Airbus’ best-selling H125 helicopter from its civil range for India and export to some of the neighbouring countries. The FAL will be the first instance of the private sector setting up a helicopter manufacturing facility in India.
The Leela Palace Bengaluru to host the 2ndLeela Annual Golf Tournament
Following the resounding success of the inaugural Golf tournament in 2023, The Leela Palace Bengaluru will host the second edition of this enthralling 18-hole tournament at the Karnataka Golf Association, Bengaluru on January 30, 2024. The second edition of the shotgun tournament by The Leela is in collaboration with KGA Junior Golf Development and Golf Foundation. The tournament will be inaugurated with a ceremonial shotgun by the legendary Vijay Amritraj.
IHCL signs 32 new hotels
Indian Hotels Company (IHCL) experienced significant portfolio expansion in 2023, signing contracts for 32 new hotels and opening 18. With a total of 285 hotels, IHCL maintains a leading position in the hospitality sector, boasting an 85-hotel pipeline. The strategy involves deeper penetration into existing markets with multiple brands and expanding to new destinations, resulting in a presence in over 130 locations.
As we step into 2024, I believe we are on the cusp of even greater achievements. At Ananta Hotels & Resorts, we are excited about the prospects of the upcoming year. Our vision for 2024 is rooted in the relentless pursuit of excellence and innovation. We aim to continue offering our guests exceptional experiences, with a strong emphasis on sustainability and responsible tourism. We plan to expand our portfolio of unique properties, with a special focus on our latest gem, the Ananta Spa & Resort, Ajabgarh. As we embark on this exciting journey in 2024, we look forward to working collaboratively with our industry peers to elevate the travel and hospitality sector to new heights. Together, we can create a brighter future for tourism in India.
– Gagan Katyal, VP Sales & Strategy, Ananta Hotels & Resorts