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Ethiopian Airlines doubles frequency from New Delhi Rohit Kaul, New Delhi, March 28, 2016
ETHIOPIAN Airlines, Africa's largest carrier, is stepping up its flight frequency to India with the commencement of a second daily service between New Delhi and Addis Ababa on the next-generation Boeing 737-800 Sky Interior aircraft from March 27, 2016.

China surpasses India as Sri Lanka's top source market Feizal Samath, Colombo, March 17, 2016
CHINA overtook India as the leading source market for visitors to Sri Lanka last month, with arrivals up 48.5 per cent to 58,269 in February against India's 29.1 per cent growth to 55,454.

Tourism plays catch-up in India Paige Lee Pei Qi, reporting from ITB Berlin, March 14, 2016
INDIA's travel industry is set to receive a major impetus and play a stronger role in the country's economy, if a new draft policy aimed at boosting tourism gets the nod from the national government.

Malaysia mulls easing India, Sri Lanka visa restrictions Feizal Samath, Colombo, March 7, 2016
MALAYSIAN tourism authorities, overwhelmed by protests from Indians and Sri Lankans over a restrictive visa entry process, say they are seriously considering relaxing the policies.

India's railway to receive extensive upgrades Rohit Kaul, New Delhi, March 1, 2016
INDIA's railway minister, Suresh Prabhu, announced in the 2016-2017 railway budget a slew of measures to modernise and improve India's railway infrastructure and facilities.

Ibibo raises US$250 million from Naspers New Delhi, February 25, 2016
INDIA's leading online travel company Ibibo Group is set to receive US$250 million in funding from South African media conglomerate Naspers, who is already a stakeholder in the group alongside China's Tencent.

Ctrip empowers MakeMyTrip in mobile, accommodations Raini Hamdi, reporting from GTA meeting, Bangkok, February 24, 2016
FLUSHED with funds from Ctrip International's US$180 million investment in it, MakeMyTrip (MMT) is surging ahead with the goal of being the dominant player in the mobile and accommodation space.

Moonstone Expeditions launches new adventure tours Sri Lanka, February 19, 2016
BRITISH adventure tour operator Moonstone Expeditions has unveiled a new range of trekking and cycling tours in Kerala, Rajasthan and Darjeeling, India.

UK to launch preferred agency scheme in India Rohit Kaul, New Delhi, February 18, 2016
UK Visas & Immigration (UKVI) is looking to introduce a new preferred agency programme in India next month, aimed at easing the visa application process for travel agents and their clients.

Thomas Cook India offers Airbnb inventory Mumbai, February 18, 2016
CLIENTS of Thomas Cook India heading overseas can now choose from Airbnb's stock of apartments, rooms, castles, boats, manors, tree houses and private island accommodations.