asian destinations

Air India to reactivate east Asia routes, plans operational rebound

June 21st, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
By-Rohit VaidNew Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Strike-hit national carrier Air India will reactive flights between the national capital and east Asian destinations like Shanghai, Tokyo and Hong Kong in phases ... Read more...

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Finnair advance bookings surge by 25 percent

February 18th, 2012 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Nordic carrier Finnair, whose cabin crew performed an inflight dance, as a treat for Indian guests on Jan 26 (Indian Republic Day), reported a surge ... Read more...

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Bangkok Airways connects Bangalore and Thailand

October 4th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 4 (IANS) Asia's boutique airline Bangkok Airways has connected the Thai capital of Bangkok with India's Information Technology hub Bangalore. It is targeting business and leisure travellers from South India ... Read more...

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Finnair bags the award for best customer satisfaction

June 25th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 25 (IANS) Nordic carrier Finnair has bagged the 'Best Airline' award in customer satisfaction category in the northern European region at the 'World Airlines Awards 2011', the airline ... Read more...

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Kingfisher Airlines, Finnair enhance frequent flyer cooperation

March 18th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) Liquor baron Vijay Mallya-promoted Kingfisher airline has entered into a new agreement with Finnair for enhancing its frequent flyer programme, a senior official of the ... Read more...

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Finnair traffic grows 3 percent in February

March 13th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Nordic carrier Finnair said Sunday its traffic, measured in passenger kilometres, grew nearly three percent in February year-on-year.Nearly 1.2 million passengers travelled by Finnair flights ... Read more...

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Air China announces second daily nonstop Los Angeles-Beijing flight

January 14th, 2011 - 12:18 am ICT by BNO News
EL SEGUNDO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Air China on Wednesday announced that a second daily nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Beijing will increase travel options between the nation.The flight, operated with ... Read more...

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Finnair ties up with Kingfisher for smooth connectivity to Europe

December 19th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) Passengers from major Indian cities travelling to European countries on the Nordic carrier Finnair will now be able to fly on single ticket, thanks to a tie-up ... Read more...

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Finnair to make Helsinki-Delhi operations a daily service

November 7th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Helsinki, Nov 7 (IANS) Nordic carrier Finnair Sunday said it will launch a daily service from Helsinki to the Indian capital from January."The addition of new flights to our most important ... Read more...

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Indian tourists love Thailand, despite turmoil

June 20th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Weeks of violent anti-government protests have failed to stop Indian tourists and others from flocking to Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and one of ... Read more...

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Nepal’s growing pornography trade preys on women

June 16th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 16 (IANS) Nepali women are increasingly being forced to work in the Himalayan republic's growing domestic pornographic industry, a report has warned. The US government's 10th Annual Trafficking in Persons report, ... Read more...

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Munnar rated after Tokyo as Asia’s best destination

May 11th, 2010 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 11 (IANS) Munnar, the picturesque hill station in Kerala's Idukki district, has been rated as the second best Asian tourism destination after Tokyo by TripAdvisor, a popular travel guide and ... Read more...

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Malaysia emerging as ‘uniquely attractive destination’ for Indian tourists: TCI

March 24th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin, Mar. 24 (ANI): India's top outbound tour operator Travel Corporation of India (TCI) has described Malaysia as a "uniquely attractive destination."The Star Online quoted TCI's Mumbai-based director Rakshit Desai, as saying ... Read more...

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India biggest market for trafficked Nepali women

June 17th, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 17 (IANS) Despite efforts by the Nepal government and rights organisations to prevent human trafficking, India still remains the biggest foreign destination for victims, with an estimated 10,000-15,000 Nepali women ... Read more...

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Finnair offers two-for-one under corporate programme

October 2nd, 2008 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Nordic airline Finnair has launched a revamped corporate programme that provides more cost-effective offers to travel through the shortest route to Europe via Helsinki, the company said ... Read more...

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Eva Air third airline to suspend Indian operations

May 15th, 2008 - 12:52 pm ICT by admin
By Varada Bhat Mumbai, May 15 (IANS) Rising fuel costs coupled with the choice of destinations have forced Taiwan-based Eva Air to pull out of India, making it the third international carrier in ... Read more...

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Aida Cruises to launch new liner

March 11th, 2008 - 9:10 pm ICT by admin
DPA Rostock (Germany), March 11 (DPA) Aida Cruises has released its 2009/2010 catalogue highlighting trips on the new liner "Aidaluna," which will make Baltic Sea trips starting in 2009, visiting Hamburg, Kiev, Oslo ... Read more...

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