Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Indian Market & Trends

Indian Market & Trends

‘Indian tourists in US spent over $13 billion in 2016’

KOLKATA: Indian tourists in the US spent more than $13 billion in 2016 as a US export in travel and tourism sector, a US...

Travel emerges as top reason for Indians to spend money abroad

MUMBAI: Foreign travel—for the first time—has become the number one reason why Indian individuals spend money overseas. Until last year, the top reason for remittances...

‘90% Indian travellers book via debit/credit cards after demonetisation’

DELHI: Online travel portal Yatra.com conducted its annual summer survey which showcases the trends of Indian travellers planning a vacation this summer. The latest survey...
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India jumps 12 spots in WEF’s global travel & tourism ranking

DELHI: India has jumped 12 places to 40th rank globally in travel and tourism competitiveness list by World Economic Forum. India is one of the...

India 7th largest tourism economy by GDP: WTTC

DELHI: India's travel and tourism sector ranks 7th in the world in terms of its total contribution to the country's GDP, according to a...

Travel industry at inflection point: says new report

MUMBAI The joint publication of the knowledge paper 'Travel 2.0 - The Next Generation of travel' by FICCI and Avalon Global Research (AGR) was released...
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Airfares set to hike in India

DELHI: Airfares in India are set to rise with the Government deciding to raise airport charges across all non-major airports operated by Airports Authority...

Thomas Cook India goes local

MUMBAI: Thomas Cook (India) is trying to get to the travel customers in busy, traffic blocked cities like Mumbai if the customer cannot get...
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13% growth in foreign tourist arrival in February

KOLKATA: The number of foreign tourist arrivals (FTAs) recorded in February, 2017 stood at 9.56 lakh f 8.47 lakh in February 2016 and 7.61...

Indians travelling during Holi this year has doubled: Report

MUMBAI: Domestic tourists travelling during the Holi weekend this year has more than doubled compared to the corresponding period in 2016, with Goa continuing...