• Humanoid robots are deployed for hotel services in Tokyo

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    Monday, May 7, 2018

    Most of the hotels in Tokyo adopt robots and smart devices for the hotel services.     The robots and artificial intelligence devices are now the popular faces of some new hotels in Japan, where owners are using hi-tech ways …

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  • Dust storm in Indian state Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh battered tourism sector

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    Friday, May 4, 2018

    Powerful dust storm in northern and western state of India, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh has completely shattered the tourism business.     The power supply has been down in many parts of the neighbouring districts of Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh. …

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  • Mumbai International Airport celebrates Passengers Day

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    Friday, May 4, 2018

    GVK’s Mumbai International Airport Private Limited (MIAL), the company that administers the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA), completed twelve years of taking over the operations and therefore celebrated the day with great gusto and fervour. CSIA celebrates this day to …

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  • Amadeus launches Smart Cities offer and taskforce to transform Asia Pacific’s high-density cities

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    Thursday, May 3, 2018

    With 70 per cent of the world’s population expected to live in cities by 2050 – a substantial increase from 55 per cent today – cities around the world are looking to maximize the use of their resources with artificial …

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  • Powerful dust storm in north and west India snatches lives of more than 100 people

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    Thursday, May 3, 2018

    Powerful dust storm swept across several parts of western and northern India on Wednesday, killing more than 100 people and injuring 141 people in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Uttarakhand.     The storm has battered the daily lives with trail …

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  • China welcomed 147 million domestic tourists during May Day holiday week

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    Wednesday, May 2, 2018

    China earns huge revenue from travel and tourism industry during May Day holiday time. China welcomed 147 million domestic tourist trips during the three-day May Day holiday. It is 9.3 percent up compared with the previous year. This high tourism …

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  • Vietnam expects huge number of tourists in May holiday weekend

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    Monday, April 30, 2018

    Vietnam’s long holiday at the end of April has become the perfect opportunity to travel, and bookings to popular destinations across the country have been flooding in.     The travel fever has been gripping the nation, from the southern …

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  • Indian government launches heritage site adoption scheme to private companies for maintenance

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    Monday, April 30, 2018

    Indian government has made a controversial decision to give contract to the private companies to maintain the heritage sites of India.     But the heritage activists and opposition parties have accused the government of trying to privatise historic relics …

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  • China expects 149 million tourist arrivals in upcoming May Day holiday

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    Saturday, April 28, 2018

    Chinese Tourism expects 149 million tourists for upcoming May Day holiday, which will be up from 134 million last year.     It is a research conducted by China Tourism Academy in 60 cities across the country. The survey estimated …

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  • Indian hospitality brand Oyo is looking to partner with hotels for business expansion

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    Thursday, April 26, 2018

    Indian hospitality firm Oyo is seeking to partner with hotels with large inventory of over 100 rooms under its franchisee and management contracts to develop its presence in India.     Oyo has partnered with 12 such hotels and is …

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  • Medical tourism is now an emerging trend in India

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    Thursday, April 26, 2018

    Gone are the days when Indians would travel the world in search of advanced remedies for their ailments. In fact, it is the other way around these days. The world is coming to India.  India has become the hottest stop …

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  • Jet Airways and AeroMexico will introduce code share sales

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    Tuesday, April 24, 2018

    Jet Airways, India’s premier international airline and AeroMexico, Mexico’s global airline, will enable codeshare sales effective today for travel commencing May 1, 2018 between Delhi and Mumbai in India and Mexico City via the Heathrow Airport in London.     …

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  • Home sharing in China becomes a trend as independent travelling is rising

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    Monday, April 23, 2018

    The Chinese home sharing is on rise reaching the market value around $680 billion (4.5 trillion yuan).     This home sharing industry will grow at a rate of 40 percent annually in the next five years. The growth in …

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  • Foreign visitors in Japan reached 30 million which is an increase of 19.9 percent

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    Wednesday, April 18, 2018

    The Japan Tourism Agency said that the foreign visitors to Japan in this fiscal year through March 2018 had jumped 19.9 percent from a year before to 29.77 million.     Now the foreign visitors’ number reached 30 millions. Spending …

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  • Nepal hosts tourism publicity campaign in Fukuoka

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    Monday, April 16, 2018

    Nepal is stepping ahead in tourism promotion by organizing Nepal festival in Japan.     The Nepali community in Japan, who has been working to promote tourism by spread the Nepali art, culture and heritages in Nepal, held a tourism …

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  • China is boosting Hainan’s economy with tourism development

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    Saturday, April 14, 2018

    The southernmost province of Hainan in China is getting tourism packages with best policies and insurances covering tourism, duty-free shopping and medical services to develop the island into an international tourism destination.     Hainan, known as China’s Hawaii, will …

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  • Vietnam sees 616,000 Taiwanese tourists’ visits in 2017

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    Friday, April 13, 2018

    Vietnam’s National Administration of Tourism notes the arrival of 616,000 Taiwanese tourists in 2017, which is representing 121.5 percent increase year-on-year compared to 2016.     The number of tourist visits is also expected to continue increasing past 800,000 visitors …

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  • Taj Mahal entrance gate’s minaret collapsed due to heavy rains in India’s Agra district

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    Thursday, April 12, 2018

    A minaret at the entry gate of the Taj Mahal collapsed on Wednesday night as the wind with velocity of over 130 km per hour swept Agra.   The 12-feet metal pillar at the entry gate, referred to as Darwaza-e-Rauza, …

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  • Vietnam approves $17.5-21.9 million budget to boost tourism promotions

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    Thursday, April 12, 2018

    In order to boost travel and tourism industry, Vietnam government approves US$17.5-21.9 million budget.     The tourism promotional campaigns in Vietnam will be improved with the establishment of Việt Nam Tourism Development Fund (VTDF).     Nguyễn Văn Tuấn, …

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  • Japan approves $ 9.37 departure tax to support tourism expenses

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    Thursday, April 12, 2018

    Japan Japan approves a departure tax of 1,000 yen ($9.37) per person from 2019 with a plan to increase the tourism.     With this taxation, 40 billion yen will raise annually, which will be directed to enhance the travel …

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