The Pride Hotels launches an all-new catering service experience at its, New Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Pune, Nagpur, Chennai and Bangalore properties. The hotel group opens its services for doorstep deliveries redefining the dining experience in the New Normal. The initiative enables the customers to enjoy food delicacies with ‘contactless’ delivery and unique food offering to satiate their cravings. The catering menu is curated by the team of expert chefs and culin
In an endeavour to support new-age Indian travellers on their journey of spirituality and self-discovery, Thomas Cook (India) Ltd., India’s leading integrated travel services company and its Group Company, SOTC Travel Ltd., have introduced "Ramayana Trails" – walking in the footsteps of Lord Ram and re-living his life within India. Enriching spiritual experiences include key temples and memorable places intertwined with the epic journey: Ayodhya, Prayagraj, Chitrakoot, Hampi
The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL), South Asia’s largest hospitality company, reported its Consolidated and Standalone financials for the first quarter ending June 30th, 2020. KEY CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR THE QUARTER ENDED JUNE 30th, 2020 Commenting on the performance, Puneet Chhatwal, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, IHCL, said, “The global travel and tourism industry was at a virtual standstill in the last three months, which had a big impact o
The Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA), the world’s largest platform for business events planners, released results of its first ever APAC research post-COVID outbreak. Planners are struggling to budget for hybrid events as they try to find the balance between taking an event online and managing face-to-face attendee’s expectations, and 61 per cent of planners and 47 per cent of suppliers are only willing to travel within their country for a business event
Sayaji Hotels reopened its Indore, Pune, Vadodara, Kolhapur and Raipur properties to welcome back its guests into a safe and hygienic environment. The Covid-19 Pandemic has raised exceptional demands on the cleanliness and hygiene standards of the industry, and the company feels that this can only be attained with the implementation of stringent protocols for the current circumstances. To access the on-ground situation and the effectiveness of the measures implemented at Saya
The new study by Purely Diamonds reveals the top cities for newlyweds to consider, based on the elements that are the most important to new married couples. Taking a list of the 34 most-visited cities around the world, we scored each city based on Average Rent, Utilities (including 60mbps Internet), Safety, Climate, Pollution, Essentials (Bread, Milk, Eggs), Transport (per person), Green Space, Culture (Museums, Cinemas, and Restaurants), Job Opportunities. Using a weighted r
Like most other economic activities, business-to-business (B2B) events such as meetings, conventions, exhibitions and trade shows have been put on hold since March 2020. With the resumption of economic activities in Singapore, STB is preparing for the calibrated and safe resumption of B2B events in the coming months. To do so, STB has developed a risk management framework for business events of up to 50 attendees, based on strict safety management measures. STB will trial thi
After four months of the country experiencing lockdown, home confinement, restricted movements and no summer vacations, it is now time for some unbelievably good news! As part of its Mission Begin Again, the Indian Government has announced that it will permit cruise ships to commence sailing from 1st October. In the light of this major development, Jalesh Cruises announces the commencement of its cruise MV Karnika from Friday 6th November 2020.
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Indian Hotels Company (IHCL) announced the launch and implementation of I-ZEST: IHCL’s Zero-Touch Service Transformation – a suite of digital solutions across its hotels under its brands – Taj, Vivanta and SeleQtions. From zero-touch check-in’s and check-out’s, digital invoicing, online payment options and QR codes to digital menus in restaurants, I-ZEST’s digital features will further ensure social distancing for both, guests and associates, while maintaining secure and seam
South Korea is being appreciated globally for its efforts in managing the Coronavirus outbreak.
The coronavirus pandemic has affected every industry and the entire world is leaving no stone unturned to get back on track. With every country focusing on safety, hygiene and sanitization, South Korea has been applauded worldwide for being one of the few nations to have successfully flattened the curve without a single lockdown.
Korea being a forerunner in containing the virus