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'Preserve and Reflect Nature With Design Ethos'

Hirsch Bedner Associates (HBA) announced a brand new specialty division and international office – HBA Resort in Bali, Indonesia recently. Having already completed award-winning luxury resorts around the world, including Four Seasons Seychelles, Park Hyatt Maldives, Jumeirah Maldives and Eagle Island Botswana, HBA Resort is poised to bring bespoke properties filled with global inspiration and local artisanal spirit to exotic destinations. The new division spearheaded by David Haughton, HBA Principal, who has resided and designed in Bali for the past 25 years is an artist himself and is responsible for leading both HBA Resort offices in Indonesia in Bali and Jakarta. We spoke to David Haughton to know more about the resort and its expansion plans.

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Israel: A Land of Innovation and Creation

Hassan Madah, ‎Director of Israel Tourism in India tells us why it is important to visit the Land of Creation

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MakeMyTrip Taps into Corporate Travel Segment with ‘MMT MyBusiness’

As part of this new solution, MyBusiness will provide a convenient, transparent and efficient self-booking tool that employees can use from the same MakeMyTrip app for their business travel. Giving the power of choice in the hands of the traveler, the tool will help keep control in the hands of the company while providing corporate travel benefits and savings for all.

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India Emerges Among High Growth Tourist Markets for Vienna

The Austrian capital, Vienna, continued to attract Indian families, honeymooners and young travellers looking to explore its imperial history, soak in its rich tradition of music, and experience its romantic offerings.

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Chef Kunal Kapur’s Web Series Features Culinary Trails of South Australia

Australian Tourism Board has collaborated with Kapur to help him plan the itineraries. Kapur who is currently working on his new book launch told us that soon he will be coming up with his new travel series.

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An Excellent Event is Like a Perfect Recipe

In December 2017, Amway India is planning the biggest MICE group from India to Dubai for 4000 distributors. We speak to Aikta Tyagi, Associate Vice President – Special Events and Facilities, on how Amway is working in planning, conceptualising and executing such critical MICE movements.

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Meetings Industry is By-product of Make in India Initiative

Hyderabad is an interesting destination for global conventions and MICE market has expanded business trade to the world while simultaneously promoting tourism and technology tells Gary Khan, Chief Executive Officer, Hyderabad Convention Visitors Bureau – India (HCVB).

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India’s New Generation of Road Warriors – What Makes Them Tick?

Having grown up in a time of rapid change, millennials have a set of priorities and expectations sharply different from previous generations. If companies want to boost employee engagement, increase travel program compliance and drive savings in their corporate travel spend in years to come, it is crucial for them to understand millennial travellers’ priorities, expectations and behaviours.

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Yatra Attains Leadership Position in Corporate Travel with the Acquisition of Air Travel Bureau Ltd

The Boards of Directors of both companies have approved the transaction. The first Closing to acquire majority of the outstanding shares is expected to occur by mid-August, 2017 and the second Closing is expected to occur in Q2 of the 2018 calendar year, subject to other customary closing conditions.

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Timeshare Owners Report Higher Satisfaction and Fewer Concerns: RCI Study

The survey conducted by Kantar IMRB for RCI reveals new data on general Indian travel preferences and the timeshare concept.

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