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- Paul Theroux

Industry Events

FHRAI 52nd Annual Convention

As Indians, we are all aware of our Country and the fascinating and myriad offer of unique and varied experiences to travellers. When this is acknowledged by Visitors from other parts of the World, it makes us proud and validates ‘Athithi Devo Bhava’ – the ethos of our Indian Culture.

With the rise in the number of global tourists and realising India’s potential, many companies have invested in the tourism and hospitality sector.

The FHRAI convention is returning to the beautiful Garden City, the Silicon Valley of India after more than two decades.

The event will be feature a diversity of activities unique in showcasing the best of the Region –with offerings of the culture, heritage and customs of the State.

More info at the FH&RAI website

Past Events

Marriott Acquires Starwood for $12.2 Billion to Become World’s Largest Hospitality Company

MARRIOTT INTERNATIONAL, Inc. and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. announced today that the boards of directors of both companies have unanimously approved a definitive merger agreement under which the companies will create the world’s largest hotel company. The transaction combines Starwood’s leading lifestyle brands and international footprint with Marriott’s strong presence in the luxury and select-service tiers, as well as the convention and resort segment, creating a more comprehensive portfolio.

More info at BW Hotelier

South Asia Economic Conclave

Date: 28-30 September 2015
Venue: The Lalit, New Delhi, India
The Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India in partnership with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and counterpart business associations of South Asia with support from the World Bank Group is organizing the first South Asia Economic Conclave (SAEC) from 28-30 September 2015 in New Delhi.

The theme of the Conclave is ‘Achieving Inclusive Growth through Deeper Economic Integration’.

More info at saes.in

Mr. Akram Hoque
Executive Officer - Multilateral Forums
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
The Mantosh Sondhi Center
23 Institutional Area, Lodi Road
New Delhi 110003, India

Land: 011 - 45771018
Mob: +91 9999955186
Fax: +91 11 24626149
Email: akram.hoque@cii.in

The World Tourism Day 2015

Date: 27th September 2015
As you are aware that each year the World Tourism Day is celebrated on 27th September across the globe to foster awareness among the communities of the importance of tourism. The theme for this year Tourism Day is "One billion tourists one billion opportunities".

The Ministry of Tourism under the banner "Swachh Bharat Swachh Paryatan" theme has been promoting cleanliness and hygiene at tourist destinations Cleanliness drive at important tourist spots are planned to be organized by Ministry of Tourism involving students of Institutes of Hotel Management and IITTM in Delhi and across India.

We encourage all our members to volunteer their efforts for the success of this important national endeavour by organizing such cleanliness drive to mark the celebrations of World Tourism Day and send us the photographs to us, which will be shared with MOT for wide publicity.

More info at fhrai.com

The Federation of Hotel & Restaurant Associations of India
Regd. Office: B-82, 8th Floor
Himalaya House, 23 K.G. Marg
New Delhi - 110 001

Tel: 011-40780780
Fax: 011-40780777


Benefits for Resort Owners

What does an AIRDA membership mean to resort owners and developers? AIRDA comes in as your industry partner, conscience keeper and business catalyst - with a wide portfolio of support services.

Benefits for Consumers

What does AIRDA mean to holiday seekers and prospective customers? AIRDA comes in to provide information and offer guidelines on making the right timeshare decisions.

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