HKTB Steps Up Various Promotions to Drive Tourism Recovery


25 May 2021: Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) held its annual Tourism Update event online on 18 May, discussing tourism trends and sharing details of the HKTB’s latest strategic plans with around 2,700 trade representatives from HK, mainland and overseas travel agencies, attractions, hotels, airlines, retailers, restaurants, meeting and exhibition operators, etc. HKTB Executive Director…


Statue of Unity crosses 50 lakh visitors-mark


25 May 2021: ‘Statue of Unity’ at Kevadia in Gujarat’s Narmada district has crossed the mark of 50 lakh visitors since its inauguration in 2018, a state government official recently said. The statue has emerged as an international tourist destination, offering multiple attractions, Gujarat’s Additional Chief Secretary (Forest and Environment) Rajiv Gupta said in a…


Techtextil India: First hybrid edition moves to November 2021


25 May 2021: India’s leading trade fair in technical textiles, nonwovens and composites, originally scheduled in September 2021, has now been postponed to 25-27 November 2021. On account of the developments around the current Covid-19 situation and its relative impact on the safety. Even as companies look forward to economic revival, the continued difficulties posed…


Contract Services Sector the big winner of pandemic at CPhI Discover


24 May 2021: Contract services experts at this week’s CPhI Discover (17-28 May 2021) the largest ever online pharma event featuring content in the opening week and networking in week two-point to pandemic contracts delivering a significant boon to the CDMO sector, but forewarn of exacerbated shortages for viral vector manufacturing. In a dedicated session…


SITE & Hilton enter new strategic partnership


22 May 2021: Society of Incentive Travel Excellence (SITE), the global voice of the incentive travel industry, recently launched a new strategic partnership with Hilton, a leading global hospitality company with more than 6,500 properties worldwide. Hilton will play an active role in the SITE community, participating in global events and integrated marketing efforts. The…


Airlines must forge meaningful partnerships for environmental sustainability: GlobalData


22 May 2021: Travelers are increasingly likely to be influenced by how environmentally friendly a product or service is, with GlobalData’s Q1 2021 Consumer Survey revealing that 76% of global respondents are ‘always’, ‘often’, or ‘sometimes’ influenced by this factor, as well as how ethical/socially responsible a product or service is. To acquire the knowledge…