Mauritius Tourism appoints AllKnown Marketers as its India Rep
Mauritius, which is primarily perceived as a luxury and beyond-the-beach destination in India, will now be represented by AllKnown Marketers in India. The AKM team will deliver all trade, marketing and communication activities on behalf of the MTPA throughout the year. Commenting on this appointment, Mr. Arvind Bundhun, Director of the MTPA, says, “We welcome AKM on board and are confident that with the support of our local stakeholders, there is room for further achievement. Our strategy is focused on innovative trade, PR and digital campaigns”
IndiGo to commence operations between Hyderabad – Singapore from Oct 29
IndiGo is delighted to announce the introduction of new daily direct flights, connecting Hyderabad and Singapore starting from October 29, 2023. This expansion comes in response to the growing demand for travel between these two vibrant cities, allowing passengers to enjoy seamless and efficient connectivity. With the introduction of these flights, IndiGo will operate 58 flights a week from 8 online points in India.
Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts unveils its latest hotel in Amritsar
Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of Le Méridien Amritsar, further strengthening the European -born brand’s presence in India with its 11th property in the country. The hotel is located within 1.5 km from the Sri Guru Ram DassJee International Airport and hosts 147 guest rooms, which include family rooms and suites.
KudaVillingili Maldives awarded Best Designed Wine List in Asia
KudaVillingili has been recognised as having one of the world’s best-designed wine lists in the annual awards from The World of Fine Wine, the guide for discerning individuals with a passion for wine. Judged by a panel of the world’s leading wine experts, writers and sommeliers, KudaVillingili was awarded the Best Designed Regional Wine List in Asia for 2023. This prestigious award is a highly esteemed competition and the rigorous evaluation process scrutinizes wine lists from various regions across the globe, with a focus on showcasing excellence, innovation, and more.
“Currently, we are focused to bring new international airlines and routes to the Indian market. Tapping into the potential, we are working with our airline partners to open routes in Tier I & Tier II cities, which we believe have immense potential. We are very happy with the response that we have been receiving and the growth we are witnessing. The direct connectivity with Indian cities will provide travellers with convenient direct transport options and will help to boost tourism and growth. Overall, the international passenger traffic from India has increased by 31% in second quarter of 2023 as compared to the first quarter of the year.”
Praful Khosla, Executive Vice President, Bird Group