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Thursday, 26 July, 2018, 13 : 05 PM [IST]

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Tourism Ireland welcomes visit by the Duke and Duchess of Sussex

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will visit Dublin next month. Kensington Palace has said, “They are looking forward to learning more about Ireland’s history and experiencing its rich culture, as well as meeting the people who are shaping the country’s future”. The royal couple has been urged to meet the people during their visit to Dublin. Confirmation of the royal trip was greeted with enthusiasm on Grafton Street at the heart of the Republic of Ireland’s capital.

SpiceJet launches Delhi-Kanpur daily direct flight

SpiceJet has flagged-off its first daily direct flight between Kanpur and Delhi. With this route, the low cost carrier now operates 15 flights under UDAN on the Mumbai-Porbandar; Mumbai-Kandla; Hyderabad-Puducherry; Jaipur-Jaisalmer; Delhi-Adampur; Chennai-Hubli and Hyderabad-Hubli. The inaugural event was graced by Yogi Adityanath, Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Suresh Prabhu, Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Government of India, Ajay Singh, Chairman & Managing Director, SpiceJet, along with other dignitaries.

Macao International Youth Dance Festival 2018

Macao welcomes the International Youth Dance Festival 2018. The theme for this year’s edition is the “Belt and Road” initiative and it brings together young lovers of dance aged between 15 and 29, from an aggregate of 17 countries and regions, as well as participants from 10 local teams. The Festival is held once every two years by the Education and Youth Affairs Bureau, with the first edition having been held in 1987.

TAFI’s farewell for Pankaj Srivastava

Travel Agents Federation of India (TAFI) honoured Pankaj Srivastava, former Commercial Director of Air India, with a farewell function at The Le Meridien New Delhi. A memento was presented by Zakkir Ahmed [Imm. Past President – TAFI] to Srivastava.

Skyway International Travels receive FKCCI Karnataka Tourism Award

Skyway International Travels received FKCCI Karnataka Tourism Award 2018 as Best Inbound Tour Operator from the S.R. Mahesh, Minister for Tourism & Sericulture, Government of Karnataka. The Award function was organised by Federation of Karnataka Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FKCCI) for the 2nd edition of FKCCI Tourism Award 2018. Venugopalan Nambiar, Sr. Manager and Manjunatha S., Manager received the award on behalf of the company from the Minister.

Shikhar Aggarwal wins ‘Young Achiever Award of the year’

Shikhar Aggarwal, Joint Managing Director of BLS International won the “Young Achiever Award of the Year” at Times Network’s National Award for Marketing Excellence in Travel and Tourism industry. The award was conferred to Aggarwal at the 4th edition of Times Network’s National Award ceremony held in Mumbai. The National Award for Marketing Excellence recognises professionals and organisations for their excellence in marketing strategies and outstanding contribution to the industry.

SpiceJet CMD Ajay Singh recevies USISPF Leadership Award

The U.S.-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF), in its first ever Annual Leadership Summit, awarded Ajay Singh, Chairman & Managing Director, SpiceJet, with the USISPF Leadership Award, an honour established by the Forum to commend excellence in transformative leadership and public service, along with the leaders’ role in expanding trade and collaboration between the US and India in Washington, DC.

Visit Brussels organises FAM trip for Indian travel trade

Visit Brussels has recently entered the Indian market to showcase this beautiful European Capital City. AVIAREPS decided to kick-start the initiatives by organising the very first Trade FAM wherein “Visit Brussels” hosted a total of 9 agents from July 2nd to 6th, 2018. The main focus was to introduce to the local experiences from chocolate making, vintage car city tours, cooking a local meal, tasting the local beers to the local cuisine to watching a football match.

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