Category: News & Updates

Cathay Pacific to start double daily non-stop flights from Delhi to Hong Kong from March 31

Cathay Pacific Airways announced that it will offer double daily non-stop flights from Delhi to Hong Kong from March 31, 2014. The first flight from Delhi will arrive at Hong Kong International Airport at 0700 hrs and the second flight at 0925 hrs, giving passengers seamless connections to destinations such as North America, Australia, Japan, […]

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Lakshadweep to open three uninhabited islands for tourists

Lakshadweep has decided to open three uninhabited islands exclusively for tourists after building beach resorts and water sports facilities. Each of these tiny islands occupy an area of about 40-50 hectares of land and is devoid of any human settlement so far, but have glistering silver sand beaches and abundant marine life, coral reefs in […]

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Thailand situation normalizes… at least for tourists and visitors

BANGKOK, THAILAND – It seems that professionals of tourism have been heard. After five days of a rather strictly enforced curfew from 10 pm to 5 am, the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) decided on Wednesday morning to relax curfew hours to midnight until 4 am. A move which will bring some life back in Bangkok streets in the […]

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Tashi Air acquires Airbus

Aviation Paro: Bhutan: Indicating its intention to continue competing in the international aviation sector, Tashi Air (Bhutan Airlines) received a 122-seater Airbus A319 aircraft, painted in the company’s own livery and flying the Tashi logo on its tail yesterday. The A319, named “Rimp”, which is printed under its windshield, after the founder of Tashi Group, the […]

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China: You go to jail for eating Pandas or Monkeys

China has drafted a law under which people convicted of eating endangered animals face jail time as the country takes steps to halt illegal hunting, the official Xinhua News Agency reported. Chinese law currently bans hunting endangered species without clearly addressing the legality of buying or consuming their meat, Xinhua said yesterday, citing a proposed […]

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More options for Hotels around Delhi Airport

Those who need to stay close to Delhi airport now have two more great new options.The Holiday Inn and The Ibis hotels. The Holiday Inn is a full service, four star international hotel chain.The Ibis is a well- known economy hotel chain with an excellent range of facilities including outdoor heated swimming pool, gym, bar, and restaurant.In addition […]

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Border Gate Closure due to Indian Election

Bureau of Law and Order has informed that due to general election in Jalpaiguri under the State Government of West Bengal the international border in Phuentsholing, Samtse and Lhamoizingkha shall remain sealed from 6.00 PM on 16th April to 6.00 PM on17th April 2014. Therefore, all are requested to refrain from travelling during the above period. If […]

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