PM Modi to inaugurate Amritsar-Jamnagar Expressway on July 8
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Amritsar-Jamnagar Economic Corridor’s greenfield expressway section on July 8. The 500 km long, six-lane expressway spans Rajasthan, from Jakhdawali village in Hanumangarh to Khetlawas in Jalore, and costs approximately `11,125 crore.
MBZUAI and Etihad Airways collaborate for AI Research
The Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence (MBZUAI) has signed an MoU with UAE’s national airline, Etihad Airways. They aim to jointly explore AI’s potential to transform key aspects of the nation’s aviation sector, reinforcing MBZUAI’s commitment to AI competitiveness and innovation across vital sectors.
Days Inn by Wyndham Opens in Gangtok, Sikkim
Entrepreneur BS Gautam, in collaboration with Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, inaugurated the Days Inn by Wyndham GangtokTadong. The hotel offers 43 contemporary rooms with all day dinning, meeting facilities, gym, and a pool. This hotel marks Wyndham’s first Days Inn hotel in Gangtok.
Antara Ganga Vilas launches Short Cruising Itineraries
Following the success of its debut world’s longest cruise, Antara Ganga Vilas announces short 3-4 day cruises for September 2023. These concise trips are designed for travellers seeking enriching, immersive experiences without lengthy vacations. The journeys will navigate historic routes from Kolkata to Varanasi.
IndiGo announces Delhi-Kanpur daily flights
IndiGo has announced a daily service between Delhi and Kanpur from July 1, 2023, in response to growing demand for enhanced air connectivity in Uttar Pradesh. This new service caters to both business and leisure travellers, offering them additional options for travel within North India.
“Amid economic restructuring due to a challenging balance of trade, Sri Lanka is focusing on tourism as a key means to foster positive growth. To enhance our reputation as a golfing destination, seven more grand golf courses are under development. We are also designating large resorts to exhibit the splendour of Sri Lanka’s landscapes. Our strategy includes creatively utilising railways to offer diverse travel experiences, and promoting boutique hotels nestled in our rich plantations. We take pride in our vast array of delectable cuisine, vibrant dance traditions, and unique culture, striving to make Sri Lanka a well-known travel destination. Importantly, we see Asia as a vital market and eagerly anticipate welcoming an increasing number of tourists.”
RanilWickremesinghe, President of Sri Lanka