Airlines give option to reschedule flights as Delhi gets busy
Scores of flights are likely to be affected at the Delhi airport during the three days from September 8 in connection with the G20 Summit and airlines are offering waiver of charges for customers planning to reschedule their travel dates. Officials in the know on Tuesday said airlines are making adjustments to their flight operations and select flights are being cancelled or rescheduled. Air India, Vistara, IndiGo are some of the airlines that have come forward to offer one time cancellation / rescheduling to the passengers.
Singapore Tourism appoints Lim Kean Bon as Area Director
The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) announced the appointment of Lim Kean Bon as Area Director – India, South Asia, and Africa on Sept. 1. He will succeed Raymond Lim as the India market lead based in New Delhi, leading STB’s promotion, and travel trade engagement activities in Northern and Eastern India to sustain and grow affinity for Singapore from leisure travellers. In addition, Kean Bon will be responsible for business development efforts.
Emirates Airline to introduce Premium Economy on Mumbai – Bengalururoute
Dubai’s Emirates Airline will introduce Premium Economy services to Mumbai and Bengaluru from October 29, 2023 coinciding with the start of the winter peak season. Airfares for travel from India to UAE are set to decrease by 15-30%, from their summertime highs of `40,545 to `58,565, beginning from September 14. These reduced fares are expected to remain in the range of `17,885 to `21,444 and stable until November 1.
ATM 2024 to explore entrepreneurship & innovation
Arabian Travel Market (ATM), has unveiled its next theme: ‘Empowering Innovation: Transforming Travel Through Entrepreneurship.’ The 31st edition of the show will take place at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from Monday 6 to Thursday 9 May 2024. The 31st edition of ATM will once again host policymakers, industry leaders and travel professionals from across the Middle East and beyond.
“Evoke Experiences boasts a diverse and captivating portfolio of destinations, each offering its unique blend of immersive experiences. Our current portfolio includes Rann Utsav Tent City, capturing the essence of the Rann of Kutch; Statue of Unity Tent City, providing a luxurious experience near the iconic Statue of Unity; Niraan – The Tent City in Varanasi, offering spiritual and cultural immersion in Varanasi; Evoke Dholavira, allowing exploration of the ancient Dholavira site; Gandhi Sagar Floating Festival, a unique waterside experience at Gandhi Sagar Dam; and Kuno Forest Retreat, a pristine wilderness escape within the Kuno Wildlife Sanctuary.”
BhavikSheth, COO, Evoke Experiences