Vaishali Dar

Vaishali Dar is a Senior Associate Editor with BW Businessworld and Editorial Head with BW Disrupt. She writes on corporates, start-ups, hospitality and travel

Latest Articles By Vaishali Dar

'We See Tremendous Potential in Indian Outbound FIT and MICE'

With its enviable location atop the crescent of The Palm, the opening of Atlantis in 2008 has redefined tourism in Dubai as the first fully integrated entertainment destination resort. We speak to Kyp Charalambous, Vice President, Sales, Atlantis - The Palm, on how he plans to promote the destination in future and the market reach from tier 1 to tier 2/3 cities in India.

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Indians Love to Visit Spain on Traditional Itineraries

Spain has always been an aspirational destination for Indian travellers. Ignacio Ducasse Gutierrez, Tourism Counselor, Embassy of Spain in India and Director, Tourism Office of Spain in India, speaks on what all Spain is doing to make it the most desirable destination for the Indian travellers.

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Matrix Launches ‘Travel Companion App’

The app is centred around international traveller giving them access to a host of services. It aims to target 1 million users by the end of 2017.

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Ras Al Khaimah to Attract a Million Visitors by End 2018

With 35 percent growth in Indian arrivals in the first quarter of this year, Indian travellers are a significant contributor to the destination's success. We spoke to Haitham Mattar, CEO, Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority (RAKTDA) on strategies outlined in 2017 for India.

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‘Positioning RCI India As Lifestyle Investment In Future Vacations’

We spoke to the newly appointed Managing Director of RCI India--one of the largest timeshare vacation exchange groups in the world--Sabina Chopra on how she plans to lead the strategic priorities for India market.

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Jordan Tourism Board Welcomes Increase in Indian Arrivals

Jordan offers an excellent blend of tradition and culture along with developed infrastructure and world class hospitality services. We spoke to Ashit Taneja, Country Manager, Jordan Tourism Board on why India market ranks as one of the top source markets and what are the key future strategies to market the destination.

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