India is home to a diverse culture and known for its historic trade routes and vast empires, thus for its cultural wealth and long history. At Dusit Devarana New Delhi you are invited not only to enjoy the luxury and tranquility of this beautiful urban … November 3, 2014
SATTE 2014, South Asia's leading B2B travel and tourism event, is now open for Buyer Program registrations. The SATTE Buyer Program is proving to be increasingly popular and aims to attract a large numbers of top quality buyers year-on-year. In 2013, … June 19, 2013
The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) has appointed Mumbai-based Blue Square Consultants (BSC) as its official representative in India with immediate effect. BSC will conceptualize, implement, and promote marketing strategies for Seychelles in India. BSC … June 19, 2013
Preparations are well underway for the 2013 edition of the “Miss Seychelles…another world” beauty pageant set to take place at the Eden Plaza on Saturday, May 25, 2013. Another destination-elected beauty who will be among the guests of honor, and … May 22, 2013
To cater to the ever-evolving travel and tourism industry, SATTE 2014 might offer special exhibit zones focusing on travel technology and MICE. Keeping industry's demand in mind to expand the canvass of SATTE by incorporating new segments, SATTE is exploring … May 8, 2013
The 11th Routes Asia event will take place on March 17-19 in Mumbai, India. With over 600 delegates representing 300 airlines and airports from across the region, the event is expected to match or even surpass last year’s record total. Routes Asia is … March 5, 2013
Mr. Michael Mabuyakhulu, the South African Kwazulu-Natal Minister for Economic Development and Tourism, invited Ministers from Africa to stand with South Africa as they made their bid to consolidate their tourism arrival numbers from India by hosting … March 4, 2013
SINGAPORE – Agoda.com, Asia’s leading hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq:PCLN), has announced great deals on Indian hotels in the leadup to the annual Holi Festival, India’s famously raucous and cheerful celebration … February 27, 2013
The Executive Committee of Skal International, International Association of Travel and Tourism Professionals with 18,000 members worldwide, will meet this week in India under the Presidency of Mr. Mok Singh.
Before they start with the working sessions … February 7, 2013
The 20th edition of South Asia’s leading B2B travel and tourism trade exhibition SATTE achieved immense success. Captains of the industry present at SATTE 2013 were unanimous in their opinion that SATTE has been a great networking and business transaction … January 30, 2013
The Seychelles President, Mr. James Michel has cancelled his working visit to India where he was due to address the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit 2013 on Thursday.
The President was also expected to attend the presentation of the Dornier Do-228 … January 30, 2013
SATTE Mumbai West is an addition to SATTE Delhi which offers the opportunity to capture the potential of travel and tourism in western India. This is one of the most important events in the travel and tourism sector in India and this year it was held … January 23, 2013
SATTE – South Asia’s leading B2B travel and tourism event, is being held from January 16-18 in New Delhi and from the 21st to the 22nd in Mumbai. India is proving to be one of the fastest-growing markets for the travel and tourism industry in the … January 17, 2013
SATTE has always played a vital role in promoting diverse segments of tourism and has now evolved as a primary travel mart in South Asia, centered around a growing India-centric business
NEW DELHI, India - SATTE 2013, which will be held at Pragati … December 20, 2012
NEW DELHI, India - World Travel Awards (WTA) has capped its year-long search for the most popular travel and tourism brands in the world with its glittering Grand Final Gala Ceremony in New Delhi, India, on December 12, 2012.
Organizations including … December 13, 2012
With SATTE 2013 just around the corner, it is pleasing to see the response gathered from multiple Indian as well as international organizations and governing bodies. World Tourism Organization, UNWTO; US Commercial Service; and the International Coalition … December 6, 2012
LONDON, England & NEW DELHI, India - The votes have been counted and the trophies polished as the incredible nation of India steps up to host the most important night of the year in travel – World Travel Awards 2012 Grand Final Gala Ceremony – on … December 5, 2012
LONDON, England – World Travel Awards (WTA) is gearing up to host its year-long climax to find the very best travel organizations in the world: the Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2012, officially supported by Ministry of Tourism, government of India. The … November 28, 2012
Reed Travel Exhibitions, organizer of the world’s leading portfolio of incentives, business travel, and meetings industry events, has announced that it is to launch IBTM India which will take place at the Grand Hyatt in Mumbai from September 12-14, … November 28, 2012
NEW DELHI, India - Over the years, SATTE has received tremendous response from national tourism boards, Indian states, hotel chains, airlines, and tourism products from across the globe. SATTE has always played a vital role in promoting diverse segments … November 5, 2012
The Ministry of Tourism (MoT), government of India has pledged its support and confirmed their participation at SATTE 2013. The Ministry is the nodal agency for the formulation of national policies and programs and for the coordination of activities of … October 17, 2012
HALEIWA, Hawaii, USA; BRUSSELS, Belgium; VICTORIA, Seychelles; BALI, Indonesia – The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) announced that Jet Airways has joined the growing alliance as an associate member.
Jet Airways, based in Mumbai, … October 3, 2012
Seychelles is a country proud of its past and of the influences that has molded the Seychellois as a proud people. For many years since the Indian Ocean islands attained independence from Great Britain in 1976, the Seychelles has been progressively staging … September 23, 2012
Relief Riders International, award-winning humanitarian-based adventure travel and voluntourism company, announced its extension of year-round sustainability programs.
Since 2004, Relief Riders International has helped over 18,000 people, including … September 5, 2012
BANGKOK, Thailand - Mr. João Manuel Costa Antunes, in his capacity as PATA Chairman, held dialogue with India’s tourism industry leaders in New Delhi, August 28. It was the Chairman’s first official PATA visit since becoming Chairman in April. Chairman … August 31, 2012
As plans gear up for SATTE 2013, there has been a keen interest in South Asia's leading B2B travel and tourism event. With India now being looked at more favorably as a very important market for global tourism products, SATTE is undoubtedly the ideal … August 28, 2012
MUMBAI, India - Prevailing economic conditions have compelled the global travel industry to look at new source markets, and India stands in the top two. As we gear up for SATTE 2013, there has been a keen interest in South Asia's leading travel mart. … August 17, 2012
The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) has entered into a strategic partnership that is slated to further increase exhibitor participation at SATTE 2013 by attracting ICTP members, global destinations committed to quality services and green … July 31, 2012
DELHI, India – IT&CM India organizer, TTG Events, and OTOAI have entered into a strategic partnership that is slated to further increase participation at the event by attracting Outbound Tour Operators Association of India (OTOAI) members, bona fide … July 31, 2012
HALEIWA, Hawaii, USA & BRUSSELS, Belgium – The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) announced the Hyderabad Convention Visitors Bureau (HCVB) in India has become a destination member.
The history of 400-year-old Hyderabad city is a rich … June 20, 2012
India will have its own dedicated exhibition region at World Travel Market 2012, the leading global event for the travel industry, after its participation at WTM 2011 will generate a massive £56 million of deals for the country’s travel and tourism … June 12, 2012
Just days after the visit of the Indian President to Seychelles, the new High Commissioner of the Seychelles in India, Waven William, called on the Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture, Alain St.Ange, to discuss areas of cooperation for marketing … May 6, 2012
The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) announced that Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation has joined as its first member from India.
Maharashtra is a land that is untouched, unsullied, and unlimited. The sheer size and diversity … May 6, 2012
On the last leg of her two-day official visit in Seychelles, the first woman elected President of India, Mrs. Pratibha Devisingh Patil, met Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture.
Minister St.Ange was welcomed by President Patil … May 3, 2012
On the final day of a state visit to Seychelles, the President of the Republic of India, HE Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil, planted a Coco-de-Mer seed at the Botanical Gardens of Victoria. The President was accompanied by members of her delegation, as … May 2, 2012
The President of the Republic of India, HE Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil, has today concluded her two-day state visit to Seychelles with a visit to the Indian Surveillance Dornier stationed at Seychelles Peoples Defense Force’s Air Wing, before departing … May 2, 2012
The Seychelles Vice President, Mr. Danny Faure, has said that people to people exchanges are central to the way forward in India-Seychelles relations.
Speaking during a bilateral meeting convened with President Pratibha Devisingh Patil at State House … May 1, 2012
The President of the Republic of India, HE Mrs. Pratibha Devisingh Patil, has announced India’s financial package of a Line of Credit of US$50 million and a grant of US$25 million for Seychelles, following a meeting with the President of the Republic … April 30, 2012
The Seychelles President has warmly welcomed the arrival of HE Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil, the President of the Republic of India, who has arrived in Seychelles on Sunday afternoon to begin a two-day state visit.
President Patil was greeted by President … April 29, 2012
Recently-appointed Seychelles Ambassador, Mr. Waven William, has been accredited as the new Resident High Commissioner for Seychelles in India in a ceremony held at the Rashtrapati Bhawan (residence of the President of India), New Delhi on Tuesday, April … April 29, 2012
The Seychelles Ministry of Foreign Affairs has the great pleasure of announcing the State Visit of Her Excellency SMT. Pratibha Devisingh Patil, the President of the Republic of India.
At the invitation of President James Michel, President Patil will … April 24, 2012
The Seychelles delegates, who were taking part in the Outbound Travel Mart (OTM) from February 17 to 26 in India, have returned in the country, satisfied with the interest Seychelles gained as a holiday destination for the Indian market. OTM is India’s … March 18, 2012
Two of the Seychelles Tourism Board Marketing Executives have left Seychelles for India accompanied by a number of tourism trade partners to participate in the Outbound Travel Market (OTM) Tourism Trade Fair.
Seychelles has seen a steady increase in … February 15, 2012
President James Michel of Seychelles has met with Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh of India in New Delhi, to discuss ways in which to strengthen bilateral cooperation, as well as improve regional security.
The President is on a working visit to India, … February 2, 2012
The Seychelles President, Mr. James Michel will be traveling to India this week to address the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit 2012, which will be inaugurated by Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. The Seychelles President attended the summit in … January 30, 2012
SATTE 2012, to be held at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, from February 10-12, will see many first-time exhibitors from countries who have begun to realize the immense potential of the Indian market. For the first time at SATTE, Israel, Argentina, Japan, The … January 19, 2012
The Seychelles President, Mr. James Michel, has held a bilateral meeting with the Indian Vice President Hamid Ansari in Perth, in the margins of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM). Mr Ansari is heading the Indian delegation to the CHOGM.
“Seychelles … October 31, 2011
A 16-member delegation from the National Defense College of New Delhi in India, led by Rear Admiral Anand Lyer of the Indian Navy, visited Seychelles from October 3-5.
During the 3-day port call, the delegation met with Seychelles Head of State, President … October 17, 2011
HONOLULU, Hawaii - After recently appointing international tourism Ambassadors in Colombia and Singapore, the Hawaii Tourism Association (HiTA) today appointed Mr. Jayesh Ashar of Travel Representations India as it's tourism Ambassador based in Pune, … September 18, 2011
On the occasion of the Independence Day of the Republic of India, the Seychelles President, Mr. James Michel, has sent a letter of congratulations, on behalf of the people and government of Seychelles, conveying greetings and warm wishes to HE Mrs. Prathiba … August 16, 2011
Relief Riders International (RRI), the award-winning humanitarian travel company, is re-launching its innovative Give the Gift of Sight eye-surgery program after the partial lifting of a ban on mobile cataract surgery camps in rural India.
Close to … July 27, 2011
Following the terrorist bomb attacks in Mumbai yesterday, Seychelles President James Michel has sent a letter of condolences to the President Prathiba Patil of the Republic of India.
President Michel has expressed, on behalf of the people and government … July 15, 2011
Following the bomb attacks in Mumbai, India, the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Secretary-General, Taleb Rifai, made the following statement:
“UNWTO was shocked to learn of the brutal bomb attacks in Mumbai that claimed innocent lives and … July 15, 2011
World Travel Market (WTM) 2011 will focus on the emerging BRIC economies with its first-ever dedicated headline session on the travel and tourism potential of Brazil, Russia, India, and China.
WTM 2010 highlighted the tourism development in the BRIC … July 8, 2011
Seychelles President Mr. James Michel has inaugurated the Seychelles-India Centre for Information Communication Technology (ICT) Excellence, at Mont-Fleuri on the island of Mahe. The ceremony was attended by the Indian High Commissioner to Seychelles … April 7, 2011
The mid-ocean islands of the Seychelles had focused its tourism marketing dollars on its primary tourist markets, mainly in Europe. But this is now changing, and so as not to put all its eggs in the same basket, the country is tapping into new, emerging … March 25, 2011
An Indian Dornier surveillance aircraft, on loan from the Indian government to the Seychelles Peoples Defence Force (SPDF) while the Dornier gifted to Seychelles is under construction, arrived this afternoon to be deployed for the conduct of maritime … February 22, 2011
The Indian leisure traveler is now more open to exploring newer destinations, reveals the latest edition of the Nielsen India Outbound Monitor. A study done by the Nielsen Company in association with the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA), shows that … February 15, 2011
President James Michel has met with Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh at the Prime Minister’s residence in New Delhi, during the President’s working visit to India this week.
“We have reviewed the progress we have made in our cooperation … February 4, 2011
Seychelles President James Michel has arrived in India for a 2-day visit, accompanied by the Minister for Foreign Affairs Jean Paul Adam, and the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Seychelles Dr. Rolph Payet.
The President will be meeting today … February 3, 2011
Le Sutra is the only hotel in the world where the philosophy of India is told through contemporary art form, and with art the narrator took this story to London. The only representatives from India at the Luxury Travel Fair, November 4-7, and also present … November 21, 2010
Mrs. Elsia Grandcourt, the Deputy CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, led the official tourism delegation for the first Air Seychelles inaugural flight to Chennai India. The delegation included Mrs. Mryna Michel, the Tourism Board's Director - Asia & … November 18, 2010
The eyes of Australasia were looking to India for this year’s World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Ceremony held in Delhi on Thursday, October 14, as the XIX Commonwealth Games drew to a close.
The industry’s elite – including CEOs and directors … October 14, 2010
SEYCHELLES - Berjaya together with Seychelles Tourism Board, Diplomatic Spouses Association, and the Ministry of Culture joined together to present the INDIAN FOOD & CULTURAL EVENING with the theme, Namaste India (Welcome India), on Saturday, August 21, … August 26, 2010
The government of India has pledged a donation of 3 new air surveillance assets to the Seychelles - 1 Dornier surveillance aircraft and 2 Chetak helicopters.
The announcement follows a meeting today between Seychelles President James Michel and the … July 19, 2010
Seychelles President James Michel has met with the Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna for talks on bilateral cooperation on issues of security and economic development, during Minister Krishna’s one-day working visit to Seychelles.
“We … July 6, 2010
President James Michel followed his state visit to India last week, with a one--day stopover to Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
During the one-day visit, President Michel conducted high-level talks with the Abu Dhabi naval forces concerning … June 8, 2010
“India and Seychelles have agreed to work together in controlling piracy in the Indian Ocean, so that we can try to make sure that this area is safer for economic development. Both countries face the same threat from piracy,” said President James … June 6, 2010
President James Michel has called for India and Seychelles to establish air links in order to boost trade, commerce, and tourism between the two countries.
The statement was made during the President’s address to a meeting with the Indian business … June 3, 2010
President James Michel has met with the President of India HE Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil at the Rashtrapati Bhavan Presidential Palace in New Delhi, where the President inspected the presidential guard of honor.
The President said that India is … June 2, 2010
President James Michel of the Seychelles traveled to India on June 1 to undertake a state visit at the invitation of HE Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil, President of the Republic of India.
This visit marks the continual strengthening of the relations … June 1, 2010
The Seychelles delegation on a working visit to India last week has confirmed that India remains a potential country for the Seychelles Tourism Industry. Alain St. Ange, the island’s director of tourism marketing, accompanied by Myrna Michel, the board’s … April 15, 2010
United Federal of Travel Agents' Association (UFTAA) president, William Tan, has expressed his warm congratulations to travel agent bodies in India on having persuaded the regulatory authorities of that country to order the airlines to honor their contractual … April 7, 2010
The Seychelles Tourism Board director of tourism marketing, Alain St. Ange, accompanied by the board's tourism director for Asia and Australasia, Mrs. Myrna Michel, are joining Mr. Dick Esparon, the Seychelles high commissioner in India, for a series … April 2, 2010
The discerning markets of Bangalore, Chennai, Mumbai, Pune, Hyderabad, and Cochin will be covered in a forthcoming edition of a major travel mart. With this year's edition, 11 years of creating business opportunities for the hospitality, travel, and tourism … December 14, 2009
Relief Riders International (RRI) the award-winning, adventure-travel company that leads humanitarian expeditions on horseback through The Thar Desert of India is pleased to announce it is resuming its signature Relief Rides. RRI will expand into mystical … August 25, 2009
World major ITB Berlin, a product of Messe Berlin, has announced a co-branded show with SATTE for 2010. ITB’s decision to endorse SATTE is a reflection of its commitment to the India market, indeed to the entire South Asian region. It is a recognition … August 14, 2009
Tourism Authority of Thailand, New Delhi office, and Thai Airways International PCL, Kolkata organized an AET trip to Krabi and Bangkok for travel agents from north and east India from June 2-7, 2009.
Krabi is one of southern Thailand's most attractive … July 20, 2009
Noble Travels Group, which had launched an online bidding site, Bid2Travel.com, in April this year, believes the timing of its latest offering is an appropriate one.
Pritpal S. Saini, founder and director of Bid2Travel.com, http://events.eyefortravel.com/tdindia/speakers.asp … June 26, 2009
What a shake up India’s travel sector has undergone since this time last year. For the broader industry, it is still a market that promises so much, however, some recent developments suggest that this golden chalice of a market has been slapped with … June 19, 2009
SkyWaltz is the first and the only company in India that has been licensed by the government to do ballooning on a commercial basis. The company started operations last year and has successfully flown over 1,500 passengers since then.
The company operates … April 25, 2009
EL MONTE, CA - Charming Asia Tours, the leading wholesale travel provider specializing in Asia, has expanded their travel services to include India. Charming Asia Tours is now offering four tour packages highlighting the best that India has to offer. … April 3, 2009
NEW YORK - Boeing will deliver 100 planes worth US$17 billion over the next four to five years in India, the president of its Indian operations said on Tuesday.
“We clearly want to extend our footprint in India,” Dinesh Keskar, president of Boeing … March 31, 2009
India International Travel Mart is pleased to announce its 2009 schedule at the discerning markets of Bangalore, Chennai, Mumbai, Pune, Hyderabad & Cochin:
* Bangalore: July 18-20, 2009
* Chennai: July 24-26, 2009
* Mumbai: September 11-13, 2009
* … March 27, 2009
MADRID, Spain – UNWTO secretary-general Francesco Frangialli has condemned the series of deadly terrorist attacks in Mumbai, India’s commercial capital and largest city.
“Please accept my condolences for the dastardly attacks in Mumbai and for … November 27, 2008
HYDERABAD, INDIA (September 19, 2008) - An international airline, a tourism and transport development organization, a rainforest hideaway and a tropical island resort took away top honors at the presentation ceremony today for Asia Pacific's only truly … September 20, 2008
HYDERABAD, India (September 19, 2008) - By the final day of the three-day PATA Travel Mart 2008 (PTM 2008) held September 16-19, the vast majority of international buyer and seller delegates interviewed were unanimous in the opinion that Hyderabad had … September 20, 2008
SriLankan Airlines is proud to become the first foreign airline to operate one hundred flights per week to India.
The airline is celebrating this achievement by offering 1,100 return tickets between Colombo and its 11 Indian destinations at an incredible … November 27, 2007