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Government of India liberalises e-Visa schemes effective from today

As per the PIB release, Government of India has approved various measures for liberalisation, simplification and rationalisation of the visa regime in India which have been implemented from .... .read more>>
Hospitality industry to engage political leadership in States and Centre on Liquor issue

An urgent meeting of the stakeholders of the travel, tourism and hospitality industry held in Delhi NCR to assess the impact of the Supreme Court order of March 31, has decided not to rush with Speaking exclusively to TravelBiz more>>
MoCA issues licenses to five airlines under Udan scheme

As per the Indiatoday report, the Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) under Udan Regional Connectivity Scheme issued licenses to five airlines to start operations to 13 airports in Tier-II cities more>>
Kerala Tourism welcomes new Director onboard

P Bala Kiran, IAS, has joined as the new Director of Kerala Tourism. He succeeds U V Jose IAS, who was appointed recently as the District Collector of Kozhikode more>>

Book train tickets without paying service charge uptill June 30

As per the PTI report, the government has withdrawn service charges on booking of train tickets online through Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) portal uptill June 30 more>>
Malaysian Government rolls out e-visa (eNTRI) for Indian nationals

To enhance inbound tourism from India, Dato' Sri Haji Mohammad Najib bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak, Prime Minister, Malaysia announced the launch of single-entry short term eNTRI visa valid for 15 more>>

UAE to issue visa on arrival for Indians with US visa or Green Card

According to the Gulf News Tourism report, Indian passport holders with a valid the United States of America (USA) visa or a Green Card will now be eligible to obtain the United Arab Emirates (UAE) more>>

ACTE to look at India as venue for Global Corporate Travel Conference 2018

The Association of Corporate Travel Executives (ACTE), a global association of corporate travel buyers and suppliers which engages the community through education, advocacy and research, more>>