Government acts on ABTA’s call to extend business rates support

ABTA has welcomed the extension of business rate support for retail, hospitality and leisure businesses announced in the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement. The support, which has been available to travel agents as a Covid-19 recovery measure, was due to end in April 2023 but is now expected to continue for the next financial year with the reduction in rates increased to 75% for eligible businesses.

Source : travelandtourworld

Union secretary tourism India discusses with PATA CEO

The Union Secretary of Ministry of Tourism, Arvind Singh and Additional Secretary, Rakesh Kumar Verma, met with Liz Ortiguera, Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) CEO and deliberated on thorough rendezvous between PATA and India counting in the opportunity to organize the next annual meeting in India, PATA travel mart and taking part in other G-20 side activities, as per an official declaration by the Ministry of Tourism.

Source : travelandtourworld