Marthinus van Schalkwyk: New South African High Commissioner to Australia

U.S., April 17 -- News broke during World Travel Market Africa in Cape Town that effective Monday, April 15, Marthinus van Schalkwyk will transfer from Athens to Australia for the next four years as H... Read More

Developing Madhes

Nepal, April 17 -- If Prime Minister Oli and Chairman Dahal are truly concerned about Madhesi welfare, they should work to tame Koshi floods and put in place a mechanism to harness Kosi water Over th... Read More

Beach and Sea Safety guide now available for Seychelles visitors

U.S., April 17 -- The Tourism Department proudly released the second edition of its Beach and Sea Safety guide during a Launch ceremony Officiated by Minister Didier Dogley, Minister for Tourism, Civi... Read More

Tourism stakeholders presented with Destination 2023

U.S., April 17 -- Following the consultative process to review and update the Tourism Master Plan 2012-2020 in May 2018, it was seen necessary that a concrete action plan to guide the Tourism sector b... Read More

Nigerian senators reject bill seeking to phase out petrol cars in 2035

Nigeria, April 17 -- Nigerian senators on Wednesday rejected a bill aiming to phase out petrol vehicles and introduce electric cars in the country in 2035. The bill, first read on April 10, was not c... Read More

Samurdhi officers to fight again over due allowances; Government ready for discussion

Sri Lanka, April 17 -- All Ceylon Samurdhi Development Officers and agricultural production assistant officers union states that they would resort to stiff trade union action against the decision to d... Read More

Somatheeram, world's first Ayurvedic resort, will join anniversary 25th edition of OTDYKH Leisure 2019

U.S., April 17 -- Somatheeram will, once again, participate at the leading B2B travel exhibition OTDYKH Leisure, which will take place September 10-12, 2019. Held in Moscow each year, OTDYKH leisure ... Read More

Morocco Climbs Up in 'Halal Travel' Index

Rabat, April 17 -- The report ranked Morocco seventh out of a list of 130 countries considered to be premier destinations for Muslim travelers and tourists. In the Arab world, Morocco came in fourth ... Read More

Best deal for citizens: A bigger, better Crawford market in South Mumbai

MUMBAI, April 17 -- Paving the way for redevelopment of Crawford market, the Supreme Court (SC) recently dismissed a special leave petition (SLP) filed by the Crawford Market Association to get a buil... Read More

Seychelles receives honor of hosting FINA CNSG Open Water World Series 2019

U.S., April 17 -- The excitement was palpable at Beau Vallon Beach on Saturday, April 13, 2019, almost a month before the Seychelles hosts for the second consecutive year the FINA CNSG Open Water Worl... Read More