Air India enters into interline partnership with Bangkok Airways
Air India has entered an interline partnership with Bangkok Airways. The partnership enables Air India guests to take convenient connections via Air India’s Bangkok, Hong Kong, and Singapore gateways to and from 10 destinations in Thailand, Laos, and Cambodia on Bangkok Airways’ route network. The scope of the agreement between the two airlines includes Inter Airline Through Check-In (IATCI) implementation, which enables guests to receive their boarding passes at the first point of departure for all the travel sectors on a single ticket.
MP to turn tourist destinations women-friendly
To ensure employment opportunities for women in the tourism sector, and to improve sustainability, the ‘Sankalp: Safe Tourism Campaign’ will be launched. It was initially launched as a 15-day campaign from August 10 to 25 and will now be implemented in a phased manner by dividing 50 tourist destinations into 20 clusters. The project has been approved by the Central Ministry of Women and Child Development Department under ‘Nirbhaya Scheme.
SriLankan Airlines help stuck migrant workers fly home
SriLankan Airlines has become a hero to over 40 Sri Lankan migrant workers who are stranded in Dubai without the means to purchase an air ticket to return home, by coming to their rescue. SriLankan will be working closely with the Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Dubai to help these Sri Lankans out of their predicament and back home to their loved ones by giving them a safe and highly affordable passage to Sri Lanka.
The Postcard Hotel wins Asia’s leading boutique hotel brand
The Postcard on the Arabian Sea is the brand’s ocean front hotel has been awarded ‘Asia’s Leading Boutique Hotel’ Award while The Postcard Gir Wildlife Sanctuary, Gujarat has been voted as ‘Asia’s Leading Wildlife Resort’. Other notable recognitions include The Postcard Hideaway, Netravali, South Goa as ‘India’s Leading Boutique Hotel’ and The Postcard Mandalay Hall, Kochi as ‘India’s Leading Design Hotel’.
“As we approach World Tourism Day, we strive to celebrate tourism’s role in inclusive development with an immersive culinary dining experience – ‘Around the Globe’ food fiesta in Edesia, the all-day dining restaurant at Crowne Plaza New Delhi Okhla. The 15-day festival will commence on September 14, 2023, housing 100 + dishes. With guest delight and loyalty being at the forefront of our hospitality business, we are optimistic of winning hearts with such thoughtful curations. We are also looking forward to strengthening relationships with our partners from the tourism fraternity through the course of the event.”
Shuvendu Banerjee, General Manager, Crowne Plaza New Delhi Okhla