FICCI urges home ministry to resume flights, metro services and tourism

Industry body Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) has written to the home ministry and urged the government to recommence flight travel, metro services and tourism. FICCI added that targeted marketing campaigns need to be taken up by the states for communicating safety measures like wearing masks, thermal checkups and restriction on people at a particular spot.   Source: TravelandTourWorld

Anantara to debut in the Seychelles with rebrand of iconic Maia Luxury Resort & Spa

Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas announces it will debut in the Seychelles this September with the upcoming rebrand of the iconic Maia Luxury Resort & Spa, one of the country’s most exclusive and stylish properties. Anantara Maia Seychelles Villas will represent the luxury brand’s launch in the archipelago, complementing its existing collection of world-class Indian Ocean resorts in the Maldives, Mauritius and Sri Lanka.   Continue Reading…

InterContinental Chongqing Raffles City welcomes its first guests

IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) celebrates the official opening of InterContinental® Chongqing Raffles City today. Located in Chao Tian Men Square of downtown Chongqing, China, InterContinental Chongqing Raffles City is part of the iconic Raffles City complex – a new modern landmark.


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Passengers Can Now Text Cleaning and Safety Questions Directly to United Airlines

United Airlines today launched a new chat function – the United Automated Assistant – to give customers a contactless option to receive immediate access to information about cleaning and safety procedures put in place due to COVID-19. Customers can text “Clean” to FLYUA (35982) and get answers to questions about masks, boarding procedures, touchless check-in options and more, without having to call, search online or wait in a line for an answer.


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