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India makes RT-PCR tests mandatory for passengers transiting through six Asian countries

Amid the fear of BF.7 variant of COVID-19 and the subsequent rise in cases in few countries, India has made it mandatory for passengers transiting through six Asian countries to take a RT-PCR test. The decision comes after India revised guidelines on 1st January 2023 which required travellers to take a RT-PCR test when arriving […]

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India will require RT-PCR test reports for passengers arriving from six Asian countries

The Indian Ministry of Civil Aviation has announced revised COVID-19 guidelines for international arrivals. This move comes as certain countries in Asia have seen an uptick in COVID-19 cases in the past weeks.

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Hilton to open seven new luxury properties in 2023

Hilton has unveiled that it will open seven new luxury properties under its three luxury brands in 2023.

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EDITION Hotels to continue its global expansion with five new properties scheduled to open in 2023

EDITION Hotels, a part of Marriott’s luxury brand portfolio, has announced its plans to open five new properties worldwide in 2023. The brand is expected to double in size to 30 properties by 2027. There are 15 EDITION Hotels currently open worldwide.

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Singapore Airlines to increase Airbus A380 services to Australia; ramp up East and South Asian services

Singapore Airlines has announced that it will increase Airbus A380 services to Australia while also ramping up East and South Asian services. The airline is making these changes based on the “strong projected demand to these destinations”.

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Vistara to launch exclusive flights between Pune and Singapore

Indian full service carrier Vistara has announced that it will launch a new route between Pune and Singapore, marking the first time that the two cities will be connected to each other.

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Marriott to open 14 new luxury properties in Asia-Pacific by the end of 2023

Marriott International has announced that it will open 14 new luxury hotels and resorts in Asia-Pacific by the end of 2023. These 14 properties will fall under Marriott’s collection of luxury brands such as The Ritz-Carlton, St. Regis, W Hotels, The Luxury Collection, EDITION, JW Marriott, and Bulgari. Marriott currently operates 156 luxury properties in […]

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Emirates to introduce Premium Economy Class to 5 more cities

Emirates today announced that it will introduce Premium Economy Class to 5 more cities in December 2022. The airline has been flying its new Premium Economy Class to London Heathrow, Paris and Sydney since 1st August 2022.

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Singapore Airlines to restore pre-covid capacity to India by October; to increase Japan services

Singapore Airlines (SIA) has announced that it will restore pre-covid capacity to India by October 2022 and will also increase services to Japan, Los Angeles and Paris.

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Accor’s Novotel brand to launch Asia’s first “Novotel Living” in Singapore

French hospitality brand Accor’s Novotel brand has announced that it will launch Asia’s first Novotel Living in Singapore.