The number of Indian tourists travelling to the GCC is expected to increase 81 percent from 5,4 million in 2018 to 9,8 million in 2024, growing at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 10 percent, according to the latest data published ahead of Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2020.
The number of international travellers from India to the UAE is set to grow from 2,6 million in this year to 3,3 million in 2023, increasing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6,1 percent, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company.
Golden Sands Hotel Apartments, continues to be the preferred accommodation of visitors from India as shown by the increased interest received by the team at a tourism roadshow held in the city of Delhi.
Jet Airways, an Indian full service international airline, and flynas, Saudi Arabia’s first low-cost airline, have entered into an extensive codeshare partnership to enhance connectivity between India and Saudi Arabia.
Rotana, one of the leading hotel management companies in the region with properties across the Middle East, Africa, and Turkey, announced the inauguration of three new Global Sales Offices in Paris, Milan and Amsterdam.
Etihad Cargo, the cargo division of Etihad Airways, launched its first humanitarian freighter missions for Year of Zayed.
Seatrade Maritime Awards, hailed as the largest and longest awards body for the maritime sector in the Middle East, Indian subcontinent, and African regions, is marking its 15th anniversary.
Swiss-Belhotel International unveiled the group’s expansion plans for the Middle East and Africa region at Global General Managers’ Conference, Jakarta, Indonesia.
Jazeera Airways revealed Mumbai, India as the latest addition to its growing network of Indian routes, set to be operational from May 09.
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has signed a master development agreement (MDA) with Saudi Arabian business conglomerate, Al Hokair Group, which is anticipated to see the debut of Holiday Inn Express in Saudi Arabia.