World Travel Awards (WTA), which is celebrating its 17th anniversary, has unveiled 2010 Grand Tour Destinations. Dubai (UAE), Johannesburg (South Africa), Orlando (Florida, USA), Antalya (Turkey), New Delhi and Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) have been selected by WTA. Each place will stage one of the six WTA regional ceremonies, with victors progressing to the Grand Final in London (UK) on November 7, 2010.
The lost interest of the farmers in the poultry sector has still not revived after the fallout due to the bird flu influenza attack which was first noticed in Nandurber district of Maharashtra in 2008. The years 2008 and 2009 witnessed a major setback for the chicken industry which was on the growth graph in the past 10-15 years. The hatchery units were particularly hit hard during the said period, resulting in low business for the poultry industry.
Business travel recovery indicated by hotel bookings, net revenue and ADR: February 2010 The Pegasus View
Pegasus Solutions has released February 2010 The Pegasus View, indicating a business travel recovery based on hotel booking volumes, net revenue and Average Daily Rates (ADR). According to the company release, as the only hospitality industry data report that draws from both Global Distribution System (GDS) and Alternative Distribution System (ADS) bookings, February 2010 The Pegasus View is based on the three billion transactions Pegasus processed during the month for more than 95,000 hotel distribution customers worldwide.
According to a report by Johana Jainchill in travelweekly.com, Royal Caribbean International moved up the inaugural cruise for the Allure of the Seas for the second time in two months. The cruise line is adding a four-day cruise that departs Port Everglades, Florida, US on December 1, 2010.
According to a PTI report, domestic and international tourist arrivals in Tamil Nadu have witnessed a 25 per cent increase in 2009 with the number crossing the eight crore mark. A Chittaranjan Mohandoss, Managing Director, Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation (TTDC) said, "In 2009, the number of arrivals of both domestic and foreign travellers was 8, 04, 06,657 compared to previous year's 6, 46, 58,671, thus registering a growth of 24.36 per cent. The number of foreign tourists was 23, 69,050 in 2009 compared to 20, 40,419 in 2008."
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