Archive for January, 2009

  • Sri Lanka seeks India’s expertise in strengthening tourism sector

    Travel India News January 15, 2009 at 1:58 am 0 comments

    Sri Lanka has said that it was keen to participate in Travel Marts in India such as the forthcoming Great Indian Travel Bazar in Jaipur in April this year as it has a pan-Asian dimension. The Tourism Minister of Sri Lanka, Milinda Moragoda who called on Minister of Tourism and […]

  • Indian visitors to Malaysia in 2008 increase by 30 percent

    Travel India News January 15, 2009 at 1:58 am 0 comments

    Malaysia has become a booming tourist destination for Indians as 5.5 lakh tourists visited that country in 2008, increasing over 30 percent. India successfully augmented its position as a pivotal tourism source market for destination Malaysia, as tourist from here surpassed the target of 5,50,738 Indian arrivals for 2008, a […]

  • Economic slowdown, terror attacks hit Indian tourism: PHDCCI

    Travel India News January 15, 2009 at 1:57 am 0 comments

    Economic slowdown and the recent terror attacks in Mumbai have badly hit India’s tourism industry, according to PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PHDCCI), a leading business organization. “Besides the attacks in hotels and railway station in Mumbai, the slowdown of economy will impact tourist arrivals from January to April. […]