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Survivors of Air India plane crash to be tested for COVID-19

NEW DELHI, Aug 09:  All the survivors of Air India Express plane that crashed in the south...

9th Aug, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew

Air India plane overshoots Karipur runway, At least 14 killed, 123 injured

NEW DELHI, Aug. 7 : The death toll in Friday evening's aircraft crashlanding accident in so...

7th Aug, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew

Sri Lanka prepares to launch global tourism campaign

COLOMBO, June 17 :  Sri Lanka's Tourism Promotion Bureau (SLTPB) is planning to launch a lo...

17th Jun, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew

Australian borders unlikely to open to int'l tourists in 2020: minister

CANBERRA, June 17:  Australia's tourism minister has conceded that the country's i...

17th Jun, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew

Sri Lanka begins PCR tests for COVID-19 at int'l airport

COLOMBO : Sri Lanka has begun PCR tests for COVID-19 at the country's main Bandaranaike Internat...

3rd Jun, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew

India's Karnataka bans domestic air travel from 5 other states to contain COVID-19

MUMBAI :  India's southwestern state of Karnataka has banned air travel from five stat...

29th May, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew

Calculating Mount Everest height may take months: ministry

BEIJING :  It will probably take two to three months for scientists to calculate and relea...

27th May, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew

Sri Lanka proposes to open airports on Aug. 1 for foreign tourists

  COLOMBO:  A special presidential task force appointed in Sri Lanka to overlook a...

27th May, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew

Cambodia lifts ban on travelers from U.S., Iran, 4 European countries, as nation detects no new COVID-19 cases

PHNOM PENH : Cambodia on Wednesday lifted a ban on foreign travelers from the United States, Ir...

21st May, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew

Chinese expedition further delays scaling Mt. Qomolangma summit

MOUNT QOMOLANGMA BASE CAMP:  A Chinese mountaineering team has further delayed its plan to...

21st May, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew

Philippine Airlines reports net loss of 203 mln USD in 2019

MANILA :  The flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) has recently reported a net loss of 1...

21st May, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew

Domestic flights to resume in India from Monday in "calibrated manner"

NEW DELHI : Domestic passenger flights will resume from May 25 in a "calibrated manner&quo...

20th May, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew

Sri Lanka tourism earnings fall in February due to COVID-19

COLOMBO : Tourism earnings in Sri Lanka dropped to 391 million U.S. dollars in February, in com...

19th May, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew

Tourist arrivals to Thailand may plunge two-thirds: Thai tourism body

BANGKOK : The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) on Monday released its latest forecast, indic...

12th May, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew

Airline Virgin Australia enters voluntary administration

SYDNEY:  Airline Virgin Australia has entered voluntary administration as COVID-19 hammere...

21st Apr, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew

New Zealand plans for future of tourism after COVID-19 pandemic

WELLINGTON :  The New Zealand government, industry and business are working together to de...

8th Apr, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew