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India's tourism image on the mend Rohit Kaul, reporting from SATTE, New Delhi, February 17, 2017
Safety concerns that marred India's tourism image in 2015 may now be a thing of the past for the country's tour operators.

Trade anticipates first Vietnam-India connection by Vietjet Rohit Kaul, reporting from SATTE, New Delhi, February 16, 2017
Vietjet has revealed plans to launch thrice-weekly flights utilising an Airbus A320 aircraft between Ho Chi Minh City and New Delhi this year, which will become the first direct connection linking Vietnam and India when the service commences.

China, India lead arrival growth chart in Dubai Rohit Kaul, reporting from SATTE, New Delhi, February 16, 2017
Powerhouse Asian markets are making their presence felt in Dubai's tourism in 2016, as India surpassed Saudi Arabia as top source market with arrivals growing 12 per cent to 1.8 million tourist arrivals and Chinese arrivals up 20 per cent to reach 540,000.

Zoom Air launches into India airspace Rohit Kaul, New Delhi, February 15, 2017
Zoom Air, India's newest private airline and the 10th schedule carrier for domestic skies, will commence its maiden operations today with its Delhi-Kolkata-Durgapur-Delhi daily service, after receiving its schedule operating permit from India's Director General of Civil Aviation earlier this month

Tokyo turns on charm offensive in India ahead of 2020 Olympics Rohit Kaul, New Delhi, February 6, 2017
As part of its strategy to double tourist arrivals from India in the run-up to the 2020 Olympics, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government last week organised its maiden tourism promotional event in India.

India fastest-growing business travel market in 2016: GBTA Delhi and Mumbai, February 3, 2017
India recorded double-digit business travel spending growth last year, making it the world's fastest-growing major business travel market in 2016, according to The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Foundation's latest BTI Outlook - India report.

Vietjet inks MoU with Air India; commences Hai Phong-Seoul flights Singapore, December 14, 2016
Vietjet and Air India have entered into a MoU to cooperate on air services between Vietnam and India, which will see both airlines joining forces to commence direct flights between the two countries, with the first planned route connecting Ho Chi Minh City and New Delhi.

New hotel openings: December 5 to 9, 2016 December 9, 2016
The latest hotel openings and announcements made this week

Indian tourism begins to feel the pinch from cash crunch Rohit Kaul, New Delhi, December 8, 2016
The inbound trade in India is beginning to observe fallout from the government's demonetisation drive and fear that business will be considerably affected if the cash crunch is not resolved soon.

Garuda's first Indonesia-India flight gets off ground Jakarta, December 8, 2016
Garuda Indonesia will launch the first direct connection between Indonesia and India when it begins Jakarta-Mumbai flights, via Bangkok, from December 12.