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South Asian countries begin process of reopening to tourists

Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Nepal, Bangladesh, Thailand, and Vietnam are gearing up for reopening after months of lockdown, leaving...

Covid-19

India to resume granting tourist visas to foreigners from October 15: MHA

The Indian government has announced the resumption of granting tourist visas to foreigners from October 15.

Covid-19

Shashi Tharoor among prominent Indians attacking UK's new COVID travel policy for India

Prominent Indian politicians and celebrities have gone on the record condemning the United Kingdom government's newest COVID-19 travel...

Covid-19

UAE Ambassador exudes confidence of surge in footfall of Indian visitors

Expo 2020 Dubai News: The Dubai Ambassador to India Ahmed Al Banna has expressed confidence that the Expo 2020 Dubai will see a large...

UAE

UAE warns Indian expatriates against fake flight approval letters

The UAE embassy in New Delhi issued an advisory asking Indian expats set to return to the Emirates to be cautious against fake flight...

Covid-19

Dubai: Two Indian expatriates become Mahzooz millionaires

Two Indian expats, one who went home to see her ailing father in Kerala and another whose lucky number is ‘7’ have won AED 1 million...

UAE

UK eases travel restrictions for travellers from India, moves it to 'amber' list

Travellers from India to the UK will have to undergo a 10-day quarantine at home. They must take a COVID test three days before departure...

Covid-19

Two passenger jets brush past at Dubai airport, no injuries reported

Two passenger jets from low-cost carrier FlyDubai and Bahrain-based Gulf Air were reportedly involved in a 'minor collision' on the taxiway...

UAE

Canada's tourism spending contracts by record 2.6% in Q1

Canada's tourism spending dropped further to 2.6 per cent in the first quarter of 2021, after witnessing a 48.8 per cent year-over-year...

Global

Singapore low-cost airline Scoot launches new aircraft on Bangkok route

Singapore-based budget carrier Scoot has expanded its service with the addition of its new single-aisle Airbus A321neo aircraft, as it made...

Travel

Heathrow Airport to reopen closed terminal for travellers from India and other “red list” countries

UK citizens and residents arriving from countries like India, Brazil, Turkey, South Africa, among others are required to serve a supervised...

UK

India extends international flight ban till end of June

Indian Central Government today extended the ban on international commercial flights till June 30, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation...

Global

Vaccinations not required for travellers in Hong Kong to Singapore bubble: Carrie Lam

Singapore News - Hong Kong is planning to only allow those who’ve had COVID-19 shots to fly from the city to Singapore once both...

Singapore

Singapore, US discuss critical role of transport in post-COVID-19 economic recovery

Global News- Singapore and the United States explore ways to revive international air travel and long-term post-pandemic recovery and...

Global

Air India to operate new flights to Singapore, Moscow and Brisbane from March 26 onwards

Indian state carrier Air India announced new flights to international destinations including Singapore, Brisbane and Moscow.

Global

Singapore in discussion with Australia for possible air travel bubble: MFA

Singapore News: Australia has a one-way travel bubble with New Zealand which allows residents of the latter to visit without quarantine....

Singapore

Singapore to discontinue registering diesel cars by 2025: LTA

Singapore announced it is set to discontinue registering diesel-powered cars and taxis from 2025, five years ahead of previously scheduled,...

Singapore

Despite more arrivals from India, Singapore visitor arrival numbers in January on the decline

The pandemic's ongoing effect on Snigapore's tourism industry was evident as the latest Singapore Tourism Board (STB) data showed the first...

Travel

Singapore launches business bubble for overseas travellers

Taking into account the requirements of business travellers from around the world, Singapore announced the Connect@Changi facility travel...

Singapore

Additional COVID tests for business travellers in Singapore

Singapore's Multi-Ministry Taskforce noted yesterday that travellers under the Business Travel Pass Scheme (BTP Scheme) are now required to...

Singapore

Saudi Arabia bans travellers from 20 countries, including India and the US

The ban will also apply to any passengers who have passed through the 20 countries on the list in the 14 days preceding the implementation...

Covid-19

Emirates and Etihad suspend flights following UK’s travel ban on UAE, Burundi and Rwanda

Emirates and Etihad suspend flights following UK’s travel ban on UAE, Burundi and Rwanda

UAE

US President Biden to reinstate COVID-19 travel restrictions

Last week, President Biden had issued an executive order directing federal agencies to require international air travelers to quarantine...

USA

Singapore Airlines offers one-stop COVID-19 testing service to passengers

Some Singapore Airlines (SIA) and SilkAir passengers can now avail of pre-departure COVID-19 testing with the launch of a new one-stop...

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5 stunning lakes in Switzerland that are a must visit

Switzerland is home to more than 1500 lakes and water bodies.

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