Articles tagged “indian weddings”

Tourism

India Slashes Global Marketing Budget: ‘The Joke’s on Us’ — India Report

India’s Union Budget had it all for tourism — the good (domestic tourism boost), the bad (no clarity on travel tax, 60% cut in regional connectivity scheme allocation) and the ugly (a 97% slash in overseas promotion).

India Slashes Global Marketing Budget: ‘The Joke’s on Us’ — India Report

Airlines

Weddings and Sporting Events Fuel Growth in Aviation and Hospitality: India Report

The aviation and hospitality sector's growth, coupled with workforce expansion, is a sign of India’s recovering economy post-pandemic.

Weddings and Sporting Events Fuel Growth in Aviation and Hospitality: India Report

Airlines

India Registers 22% Jump in Licenses For Women Pilots: India Report

The 22% increase in the issuance of licenses to women pilots is a welcome step in a profession that is mainly deemed male-dominated.

India Registers 22% Jump in Licenses For Women Pilots: India Report

Hotels

Skift India Report: Hotel Sector Could Add $1 Trillion to Economy by 2047

The vision for the hospitality sector goes much beyond just branded hotels — to include tier-2 and 3 cities which will be crucial for tourism growth. Plus, other highlights from last week's news in hotel deals and development across the country.

Skift India Report: Hotel Sector Could Add $1 Trillion to Economy by 2047

Tourism

India Daily: International Hotel Brands Dig Into Luxury to Attract a Growing Middle Class

A growing middle class with high disposable income as well as the big fat wedding industry are fueling the Indian luxury hotels market.

India Daily: International Hotel Brands Dig Into Luxury to Attract a Growing Middle Class

Airlines

India’s Newest Airline Looks to Fill Void From Second and Third-Tier Cities

A regional airline with an unusual hub choice, having India's country code in its name, is starting with short-duration flights. Fly91 is aiming for the sky with its ambitions.

India’s Newest Airline Looks to Fill Void From Second and Third-Tier Cities

Coronavirus

What Will Be the Shape of the Supersize Indian Wedding When It Returns?

Just a few months ago, no one imagined Indian weddings could ever be small and intimate. But it looks like "Honey, who shrunk my wedding?" will be the new chant post-pandemic. That need not be bad for couples, wedding planners, and destinations.

What Will Be the Shape of the Supersize Indian Wedding When It Returns?

Business Travel

Travel Advisors Tap Into Lucrative Destination Weddings Driven by Immigrants

South Asian destination weddings, which involve large groups and multi-night stays, are big business for a growing number of resorts and travel advisors. Succeeding in the niche requires a marriage of cultural knowledge and logistical skill.

Business Travel

Travel Advisors Find South Asian Destination Weddings Very Lucrative But Tough

South Asian destination weddings are a lucrative and growing travel niche, fueled by demand from affluent Indian immigrant communities in North America. However, travel advisors need to be prepared for complex challenges.

Travel Advisors Find South Asian Destination Weddings Very Lucrative But Tough