Royal Orchid opens its eighth new hotel this year at Nashik

Royal Orchid opens its eighth new hotel this year at Nashik

2018-02-21T13:11:15+00:00 On

Royal Orchid Hotels announced the opening of its eighth new hotel this year at Nashik, the wine capital of India. ‘Regenta Resort Soma Vine Village’ has 32 rooms with “varied” dining and banquet facilities, the hotel chain said. With this, the total…

After Finland, Club Mahindra eyes Swedish expansion

After Finland, Club Mahindra eyes Swedish expansion

2018-02-16T12:08:03+00:00 On

Club Mahindra, the holiday company owned by Mahindra & Mahindra, said it purchased two non-operating companies that have started ‘villa construction’ business in Sweden. The acquisition of the companies were done at a nominal price of 50,000 Swedish Kronas (Rs 4 lakh)…

Royal Orchid Hotels inks marketing tie-up with UK’s Bespoke Hotels

Royal Orchid Hotels inks marketing tie-up with UK’s Bespoke Hotels

2017-11-03T12:34:35+00:00 On

Royal Orchid Hotels said it had tied up with Bespoke Hotels of the UK to market each others’ properties to their customers. Bespoke manages over 200 hots with 9,500 hotel rooms, 8,000 employees and £815 million of assets. “Royal Orchid now has…

Cox & Kings helps organize afforestation drive in New Bombay

Cox & Kings helps organize afforestation drive in New Bombay

2017-09-05T11:13:39+00:00 On

Cox & Kings-powered adventure company Trip 360˚ organized a unique outing in Rabale in Navi Mumbai. Unlike regular hikes and treks, this one was not just focused on enjoying nature, but also preserving it. The plantation was done at Tetavli, Rabale. The…

All liquor shops in Tamil Nadu to remain shut for 3 months

All liquor shops in Tamil Nadu to remain shut for 3 months

2017-04-25T15:18:59+00:00 On

The Madras High Court has asked the government of Tamil Nadu not to open any liquor shops for three months after complaints that it did not comply with the Supreme Court order on relocating roadside liquor shops. Unlike in most states in…

Service Charge in Restaurants: Center says still waiting for industry proposal

Service Charge in Restaurants: Center says still waiting for industry proposal

2017-03-14T15:55:13+00:00 On

The ministry of consumer affairs, food and public distribution is still waiting to hear from the hotel and restaurant industry associations on how they intend to resolve the issue of levying service charges ‘unfairly’. The matter had come to a head in…

Thomas Cook tries the ‘mini’ approach to keep costs low in Tier 3 cities

Thomas Cook tries the ‘mini’ approach to keep costs low in Tier 3 cities

2016-10-06T12:15:08+00:00 On

Thomas Cook, one of leading travel consultants, said it has launched an outlet in Rudrapur city in Uttarkhand under its new Mini format. The Rudrapur outlet has been designed optimising space and will be manned by a two member team, equipped with…

Thomas Cook learning signs MOU with MP tourism department

Thomas Cook learning signs MOU with MP tourism department

2016-08-25T15:44:18+00:00 On

Thomas Cook India’s Centre of Learning said it signed memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Madhya Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation to impart learning programmes in Madhya Pradesh. The project, named as ‘Explore Madhya Pradesh’, will impart learning via engaging modules to over 660…

Jet Airways opens priority check-in service to economy passengers

Jet Airways opens priority check-in service to economy passengers

2016-08-25T15:25:35+00:00 On

Jet Airways, an India based international airline, today opened up its ‘priority advantage’ fast check-in service for economy class passengers. The service was earlier available only to passengers travelling by higher classes. However, unlike JetPrivilege members, normal economy class traveller will have to…