Deal activity in the travel & tourism sector increased by 39.6% during June 2021


10 July 2021: A total of 74 deals (comprising mergers & acquisitions, private equity, and venture financing deals) were announced in the global travel and tourism sector during June, which is an increase of 39.6% over 53 deals announced in May, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. Aurojyoti Bose, Lead Analyst at…


HANNOVER MESSE 2022 will run 25-29 April as a physical fair


10 July 2021: “The past few months have shown that digital formats cannot replace a real trade fair,” said Dr. Jochen Köckler, CEO of Deutsche Messe AG. “In April 2022, a full Hannover Exhibition Center will spotlight innovations and foster face-to-face contact. Visitors from all over the world will find new solutions suppliers for the…


Jaipur Exhibition and Convention Centre (JECC) – State of the Art Convention Facility


10 July 2021: Jaipur Exhibition and Convention Centre (JECC) is a state of the art venue spread in over 42 acres, with a large pillar-less exhibition-convention-entertainment facility. The multi-purpose spaces at JECC feature a striking contemporary design where exhibitions, conventions, conferences, corporate meetings, trade shows, product launches, seminars, banquets, weddings, socials, award ceremonies, sporting events,…


Abu Dhabi National Hotels and ADNEC to merge into $5.45bn entity


10 July 2021: Abu Dhabi’s holding company ADQ submitted an offer to Abu Dhabi National Hotels Co. to merge Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Co. (ADNEC). The combined group would have assets of approximately Dh20 billion ($5.45 billion). Merged entity would comprise 28 owned and operated hotels with a total of 6,700 rooms, three large exhibition…


‘e-gates’ soon at Delhi Airport to get for faster Immigration Clearance


10 July 2021: Currently, the immigration clearance process takes about 1.5 to 2 minutes on an average for a passenger at counters staffed by immigration officials at Delhi’s IGI Airport. Low-risk foreign travellers will not have to wait in long queues at immigration counters of Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport as the government plans…