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ACC bans overseas travel for ex-UFIL MD and 8 others

The Anti-Corruption Commission on Monday imposed an overseas travel ban on former managing director of Uttara Finance and Investments Limited, SM Shamsul Arefin, and eight others, as it launched an investigation into financial irregularities against them. Earlier on June 23, the central bank removed Arefin from his post as managing director after he was the […]

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zingbus becomes the Official Travel Partner of Road Safety World Series (RSWS) 2022 Dehradun Match

zingbus, India’s leading bus travel brand which solely focuses on improving the field of intercity travel, has joined as the official travel partner for the ongoing Road Safety World Series 2022 for scheduled matches from Dehradun. The Road Safety Word Series, supported by Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology […]

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Can’t let Rohingya travel to third country, says Union government in Delhi HC | Latest Delhi News

The Union government told the Delhi High Court that it had received information from security agencies indicating that some Rohingya migrants illegally staying in India had links to Pakistan-based terrorist organizations and other bodies. similar operating in other countries. In an affidavit filed in court, the Regional Aliens Registration Office (FRRO) said there was an […]

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ShareTrip wins the World Travel Awards

Bangladesh’s leading online travel agency, ShareTrip, recently won the World Travel Awards for the fourth consecutive time. ShareTrip has won awards in different categories including “Bangladesh’s Leading Online Travel Agency 2022” and “Bangladesh’s Leading Travel Agency 2022”, according to a press release on Tuesday. Created in 1993, the World Travel Awards are also known as […]

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Hassle-free travel tips for seniors

Many travel enthusiasts do not stop traveling even after reaching old age. Many desire to travel abroad after retirement. Although many destinations around the world are accessible to seniors, some destinations may pose risks unless proper precautions are taken. Older adults are more vulnerable to injury and disease. Accidents can happen anywhere, injuries can last […]

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Srilankan Holidays appoints Linkin Reps as franchise operator in India

Srilankan Holidays has appointed Linkin Reps as one of the franchise operators for its passenger holiday business in India. This move will help Srilankan Holidays to build its presence and awareness with potential customers in the Indian market and will power Srilankan Airlines flights to/from all 9 states of India i.e. Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, […]

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Coronavirus Morning News Brief – September 9: China restricts domestic travel, India approves nose drop vaccine

Stockholm, capital of Sweden and the most populous region of Scandinavia Hello. This is the report by Jonathan Spira. Now here is the pandemic news from around the world on the 883rd day of the pandemic. In the news we cover today, India has approved a vaccine given as nose drops, mask mandates will return […]

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Saudi Tourism Authority Elevates Anand Menon to Chief Commercial Officer – Indian Subcontinent

The Saudi Tourism Authority (STA) has announced the elevation of Anand Menon to the post of Chief Commercial Officer – Indian Subcontinent. In his previous role, he was Country Manager – India. In his new tenure, Anand will work closely with the management team to deliver on STA’s global vision and growth agenda in the […]

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ShareTrip, GP will offer exciting travel privileges

ShareTrip and Grameenphone (GP) have signed a contract offering a host of benefits to their loyal customers. The deal is designed to enhance additional benefits opportunities for Grameenphone users, where they can take advantage of irresistible offers and discounts on a range of services from ShareTrip, a press release said. The signing ceremony took place […]

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Jamaica to host the 2022 World Travel Awards

(MENAFN-Bangladesh Monitor) Jamaica will be the host destination for the prestigious World Travel Awards Caribbean & North America 2022 scheduled for August 31.Top travel industry executives and decision makers from across the Caribbean and Americas will attend the Red Carpet Gala Reception to be held at Sandals Montego Bay, where the region’s best will be […]

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Bangladeshi filmmaker to travel to Japan for international competition

SHOUT desk Sat Aug 27 2022 10:10 PM Last updated on: Sun Aug 28 2022 2:57 PM Photo: Facebook / Embassy of Japan in Bangladesh “> Photo: Facebook / Embassy of Japan in Bangladesh Bangladeshi filmmaker Noor E Alam Taimur has been invited to participate in the final phase of the DigiCon6 ASIA competition in […]

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The 2022 3-Day World Travel Awards start in HCM City on September 8

(MENAFN-Bangladesh Monitor) Ho Chi Minh City to host the 2022 World Travel Awards (WTA) Asia and Oceania Gala Ceremony on September 8, launched to recognize excellence in the travel and tourism industryOn its website, the WTA described HCM City as a boundless energy metropolis that brings together both old and new Vietnam.“Wander through alleys and […]

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Woman gives birth at Barishal launch, baby gets free lifetime pass

A woman has given birth and delivered a baby boy on a speedboat trip from Dhaka to Barishal. Launch authorities later rewarded the boy and his parents with free lifetime travel privileges. Jhumur Begum, the wife of Harisur Rahman of Jamalpur, gave birth on board Prince Awlad-10 around 1am on Friday. The ship was in […]

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Global Luxury Travel Market (2022 to 2027)

company logo Global luxury travel market Global luxury travel market Dublin, Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Global Luxury Travel Market (2022-2027) by Tour Types, Age Range, Traveler Type, Geography, Competitive Analysis and Covid-19 Impact with Analysis Ansoff” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global luxury travel market is estimated to […]

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Global Leisure Travel Market Overview to 2027

DUBLIN, August 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The report “Global Leisure Travel Market (2022-2027) by Traveler, Channels, Age Group, Geography, Competitive Analysis and Impact of Covid-19 with Ansoff Analysis” has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global leisure travel market is estimated at $645.3 billion in 2022 and should reach $1520.6 billion by 2027 at […]

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Sri Lanka Asian Cup hosts struggling chances, officials unable to travel to UAE: report

The Asian Cup tournament originally scheduled to take place in Sri Lanka has been moved to the United Arab Emirates due to the crisis in Sri Lanka. However, the problems don’t seem to end with the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) and Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) still awaiting the green light from the Sri Lankan Ministry […]

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Travel and visa options for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022: How to plan your trip to Qatar

These visa rules apply to travelers to Qatar before November 1. For those traveling to Qatar from November 1, 2022 to January 23, 2023, all travelers require a Hayya Card. No other standard visit/travel/visa-free permits will be issued during this period and Hayya will be considered the entry permit. UAE and GCC residents will also […]

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CDC Adds 6 Locations to Its “High” Travel Risk Category, Including 2 Central American Countries – English Version

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday added six destinations to its “high” travel risk category. Two Central American countries – El Salvador and Honduras – have been given a Tier 3, “high” risk designation. Bangladesh, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Poland and Fiji have also been added to Tier 3. Level 3 became […]

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80% of travel markets remain unexplored

State Minister for ICT, Zunaid Ahmed Palak, said Bangladesh had only explored about 20% of its travel market, with the rest remaining unexplored. “Many foreigners and tourists don’t know about the beautiful destinations here. I hope that with the growth of ShareTrip and Startup Bangladesh, the country’s tourism industry will grow at the same pace,” […]

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People suffer as passengers walk through suspended Sonamasjid land port

Residents of the northern region have faced serious problems traveling to India as the neighboring country closed its Sonamasjid-Mehadipur route for passenger travel for more than two years. The passengers alleged that they had to travel a long way to enter India through the Benapole immigration checkpoint, which cost them extra money and time. According […]

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South Korea reopens travel for Indian tourists

Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) India, the tourism arm of the Republic of Korea under the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, has announced the reopening of South Korea to Indian travellers. A host of important initiatives recently announced by KTO India will allow more Indian tourists to access South Korea’s luxury market, business leisure activities and […]

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Russia attracts potential expats in controversial video campaign

Parody or propaganda, the new Russian video campaign released on July 31 seeks to attract expatriates, highlighting the country’s “beautiful women, cheap gasoline and traditional values”. 1. “Moving to Russia” Much like a tourism campaign video, the 53-second clip shared by the Russian Embassy in Bangladesh titled “Move to Russia” sells the country to expats, […]

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Air travel down after Padma Bridge opens

The opening of the Padma Bridge has impacted airline operations on the Dhaka-Barishal and Dhaka-Jashore routes, with operators witnessing a sharp drop in passenger numbers on the routes. Falling air traveler numbers have forced airlines to cut air fares on routes in recent weeks while Novo Air has suspended flight on the Dhaka-Barishal route for […]

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Tiger eye | Travel

It was in 1973 that the Indian government declared the tiger as the national animal of India. At that time, the tiger was one of the most endangered species in the world, but with this decision, the government of the time tried to stop poaching activities and intensify its conservation efforts under the form of […]

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A journey through Ladakh | travel time in india

Of all the places I have visited in India and Europe in my 66 years, Ladakh stood out as unique mainly due to its spectacularly different and beautiful landscape comprising rocky and rugged brown mountains, with occasional snow-capped peaks and deserts. Combined with its delicious cuisine and the amazing location of Leh’s premier resort where […]

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US State Department releases 16 new travel advisory updates

Share the article Last update 12 hours ago The US State Department has just released 16 additional new travel advisory updates. Posted on the State Department’s Travel Advisory website yesterday, the new travel advice is the latest of several updates already this month, as the State Department and embassies around the world work 24 hours […]

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China International Travel Mart 2022 Launched – Press Releases

China International Travel Mart (CITM) 2022 will be held from July 22 to 24 in Kunming. Exhibitors from 71 countries and regions, including Korea, Thailand, Malaysia, Bangladesh, Cambodia, etc. attend the event online or offline, to negotiate and seek cooperation. Launched in 1998, China International Travel Mart is […]

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Transnational crimes in ASEAN have increased during the pandemic despite Covid-19 travel restrictions

The rise in transnational crimes in the region was discussed at the 22nd ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Transnational Crime (SOMTC) and other related meetings held for three days from July 19-21 via video conference. The Home Office said in a press release on the results of the July 21 SOMTC meeting that the types […]

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Qatar Airways promotes travel packages for FIFA CMs in Qatar

(MENAFN-Bangladesh Monitor) Qatar Airways is offering all-inclusive travel packages for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ to ensure fans secure a seat at the biggest event in world football. Additional packages include match tickets, flights and accommodation throughout the tournament, allowing football fans to book their seats and follow their favorite team at the first […]

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Tuberculosis Diagnostics Market to Reflect Impressive Growth Rate in 2031 – Travel Adventure Cinema

Tuberculosis Diagnostics Market: Overview The tuberculosis diagnostics market is likely to witness a meteoric increase in growth rate during the forecast period 2019-2029, with various tuberculosis awareness initiatives and campaigns serving as the main driver. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 1.5 million people died of tuberculosis in 2018. Tuberculosis is one of the […]

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Increase in travel allowances for government employees

The Finance Division also reset the per diems and transfer allowances for government employees TBS Report July 17, 2022, 11:20 p.m. Last modification: July 17, 2022, 11:27 p.m. Representative image. Photo: collected. “> Representative image. Photo: collected. The Ministry of Finance has increased travel allowances for government employees to Tk 18 per km from Tk […]

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Key Metal Stamping Market Trends, Growth Drivers and Opportunities 2022-2030 – Instant Interview

The global metal stamping market the size should go from 195.23 billion USD in 2020 at $247.62 billion by 2027, at a CAGR of 3.42% from 2021 to 2027. Metal stamping is considered to be a manufacturing process primarily performed to convert flat sheets into specific shapes. It is a complicated process that can include […]

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Foot-and-mouth disease: Calls to impose travel restrictions from Bali

A North Queensland senator has warned that unless Australians take foot-and-mouth disease seriously, they will see the cost of everyday items skyrocket. Australian travelers returning from Bali could face tough restrictions as fears grow over the foot-and-mouth outbreak. North Queensland Senator Susan McDonald is calling for tougher border restrictions similar to those used during the […]

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Joy of Eid vacationers marred by misery of travel: Fakhrul

Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir. — File photo. Bangladesh Nationalist Party General Secretary Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir said on Saturday that the joy of Eid holidaymakers had been marred by the misery of travel due to lack of government oversight. “There is no authority to deal with the transport system, especially the rail service. We see […]

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Emirates shares advice for the upcoming busy travel period

(MENAFN-Bangladesh Monitor) Dubai: Emirates encourages all travelers to explore the wide range of online and remote check-in options available, ahead of the peak Eid travel period and Dubai school holidays from July 8. Passengers are advised to arrive at the airport at least 3 hours before the departure of their flight and ensure that they […]

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International Travel and Tourism Fair in December

TBS Report 05 July 2022, 18:00 Last modification: 05 July 2022, 18:06 File photo: Tourism in Bangladesh “> File photo: Tourism in Bangladesh The Bangladesh International Travel and Tourism Expo (BITTE)-2022 will be held from December 1 to 3 at the Bangabandhu International Conference Center on Begum Rokeya Avenue in the capital. At a press […]

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Inter-district movement of motorcycles prohibited for 7 days

After banning motorbikes on the Padma Bridge and the Dhaka-Mawa highway, the Roads and Highways Department (RHD) decided to ban motorbikes from driving between districts for seven days – before and after Eid. The decision was taken during an emergency meeting held on Sunday at the Ministry of Road Transport in the secretariat. Circulars will […]

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“The European dream”: more than 30,000 J&K students travel abroad to study every year

Srinagar: Ayaan Zameer, 18, has always aspired to study and work in Europe. He prepared hard and even earned a distinction in the 12th class last year to become eligible. Luck also favored him and he was admitted to one of Australia’s prestigious colleges. “It is a known fact that the West only prefers applicants […]

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Spicejet launches online visa service for effortless international travel

SpiceJet, one of India’s leading budget carriers, on Wednesday announced the launch of an online visa service for its international passengers. This would allow passengers traveling overseas to apply for visas online, saving them the hassle of having to visit in person or queue at airports for visa approvals, according to the statement released by […]

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New travel diary “Around the world in 80 spiritual places”

I frequently visit cemeteries, but I was especially thrilled to be at Green-Wood Cemetery in Brooklyn last month. This historic cemetery is a huge green space, lined with Gothic arches and teeming with birds, prairie dogs, flowering trees and interesting monuments for people ranging from obscurities to celebrities. I was drawn to a pyramid-shaped tomb […]

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Bangladesh’s longest Padma Bridge to reduce travel time between Kolkata and Dhaka

Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the new Padma Multipurpose Bridge on Saturday. By : HT automatic office | Updated: June 25, 2022, 1:44 p.m. Bangladesh‘s Padma Bridge has been ranked the 122nd longest in the world.” title=”Bangladesh‘s Padma Bridge has been ranked the 122nd longest in the world.” style=”width:auto;”/> Bangladesh’s Padma Bridge has been […]

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Is it safe to travel to Istanbul? Tips for a trip to Turkey

Turkey hides one of the most intriguing tourist attractions in Europe. Thousands of people visit its cities and fall in love with them. Despite the government’s efforts to make Istanbul one of the safest cities in the country, many people may back down or question the security provided in Istanbul. The Spanish Ministry of Foreign […]

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Evolving with travel: GoZayaan sets precedent for digital tourism

The term “digital tourism” refers to how travel can be organized, managed and even enjoyed using digital resources. Although a relatively new term in Bangladesh, digital tourism has slowly taken over the world’s $4 trillion tourism industry. As we have gradually moved from landlines to smartphones and information technology has become a compulsory class in […]

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5 things to know for June 20: Travel chaos, Covid-19, Ukraine, January 6, Colombia

Here’s what you need to know to Level up and get on with your day. (You can receive “5 Things You Need to Know Today” daily in your inbox. Sign up here.) 1. The chaos of travel A combination of harsh weather conditions, staff shortages and infrastructure problems is forcing major airlines to struggle to […]

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Flight cancellations create a bad day of travel across the United States | app

Airlines canceled more than 1,500 flights in the United States on Thursday, one of the worst days yet for travel as the peak summer holiday season heats up. At New York’s LaGuardia Airport, more than a third of all flights were canceled and more than a quarter of flights were abandoned at nearby Newark Liberty […]

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The fiery and inventive rice from Bangladesh

Dr Latiful Bari, a food safety and hygiene specialist at the University of Dhaka, says love for the snack is deeply embedded in the country’s collective identity: “Ask someone what he would like to have with his evening cup of tea, and if the answer is jhal muri, understand that they are bengali nationals.” The […]

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Click Frenzy™ Travel Advance Sales Drop: 10% Off Qatar Airways and Air New Zealand

The main event begins at 7 p.m., but Qatar and Air New Zealand are already off to a strong start. The annual Click Frenzy™ Travel sales event is just hours away, but we’re already seeing the deals drop. Those to beat? Air New Zealand and Qatar Airways. Both airlines are offering up to 10% off […]

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UAE sets vision for space travel to be shared with the world

The UAE presented its vision for space travel to share with the world after leading its first session of a long-running United Nations gathering. The Emirates were recently selected to lead the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space, with Omran Sharaf, the Emirati engineer who guided its successful Mars mission, as […]

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GoZayaan aims to make travel more accessible

GoZayaan, the online travel technology platform, has been making headlines since the beginning of this year. In an uphill battle to digitize the country’s tourism scene, the company has achieved substantial success in just 4 years. Only 5% of the Bangladeshi tourism industry operates in the digital space. By working with this small demographic, the […]

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Ministry of Tourism launches a national strategy for sustainable tourism | Travel

The Ministry of Tourism, in partnership with the United Environment Program (UNEP) and the Responsible Tourism Society of India (RTSOI), organized a national summit on the development of sustainable and responsible tourism destinations in New Delhi on Saturday. On this occasion, the Ministry of Tourism launched the national strategy for sustainable tourism and the responsible […]

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Government taking steps to make hajj trip hassle-free, says PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said his government had passed the Hajj and Umrah Management Act, 2021 to ensure the smooth conduct of the hajj by Bangladeshi worshipers. “We have taken appropriate measures so that hajj pilgrims can travel and perform hajj without being harassed,” she said. She said the action was taken as a result […]

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Three Students Travel Abroad and Access Academic Opportunities as Fulbright Scholars | UTSA today | UTSA

Askarirad majored in psychology and minored in global affairs at the College of Liberal and Fine Arts and is also a graduate of Honors College and the Terry Scholar Program. She will participate in the Fulbright English Teaching Assistant program. She took English as a second language lessons at the age of six, after her […]

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Bangladesh Minister in favor of visa-free travel for students from BBIN countries

Shamsul Alam, Bangladesh’s Minister of State for Planning, said he was in favor of visa-free travel for students from the countries of Bangladesh, Bhutan, India and Nepal (BBIN), as the country neighbor is striving to be free from illiteracy by 2041. During the farewell session of the two-day conclave “Natural Allies in Development and Interdependence” […]

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Coronavirus Morning News Brief – May 27: Holiday weekend, Americans travel despite resurgence in cases, Japan will reopen to tourists, somehow

Lobby of the Fairmont Copley Plaza in Boston, Mass. Hello. This is the report by Jonathan Spira. Now here is the pandemic news from around the world on the 778th day of the pandemic. Despite a dramatic rise in new coronavirus cases and major storms predicted for parts of the country, millions of Americans are […]

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Heathrow and Gatwick: Latest Covid and Foreign Office travel rules for India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal

Families have been reunited and bucket list destinations have been visited now that Covid travel rules have all but been scrapped. But although England has now dropped all coronavirus restrictions on international travel, flying abroad can still be complex – depending on where you are going. While Covid cases in the UK appear to have […]

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6 NSU administrators face travel ban due to Tk303cr transplant charge

A court in Dhaka has imposed travel restrictions on six administrators of North-South University (NSU) in a case filed by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) for misappropriation of Tk 303.82 crore. They are Azim Uddin Ahmed, Chairman of the Board, Amin Mohammad Hilali, Managing Director of Ashaloy Housing and Developers Limited and four board members MA […]

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Russia declares travel ban for 963 Americans, including Biden and Blinken

Honestly: WEF sends strong message by not inviting Russia to Davos, says Forum’s Borge Brende DAVOS, Switzerland: The president of the World Economic Forum says the Geneva-based organization is sending a strong signal to Moscow by not inviting Russian officials and companies to this year’s Davos summit while calling on the Ukrainian leader to address […]

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Air travel will become more expensive as jet fuel prices rise again

Kerosene prices rose again in Bangladesh to Tk 106 after the Padma Oil Company, a subsidiary of Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation (BPC), hiked it by Tk 6 per litre. Therefore, air travel will inevitably cost more, as fuel accounts for around 40% of an airline’s total operating cost. Industry insiders have warned that the decision will […]

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US virus cases rise, China travel easier

Coronavirus cases in the Americas rose 27.2% in a week, mostly due to a spike in infections in the United States, according to the Pan American Health Organization, while China scrapped some requirements COVID-19 test for people coming from abroad. PAHO said more than half of a total of 918,000 infections came from North America, […]

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5 international travel destinations to visit in summer 2022

Mon, May 16, 2022 5:19 PM Last updated on: Mon, May 16, 2022 7:54 PM 5 international destinations to visit this summer to escape from your hectic daily life. “> 5 international destinations to visit this summer to escape from your hectic daily life. MALDIVES It’s easier to imagine paradise when you’re amid the endless […]

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Holiday travel is deadlier this year

Road crashes have killed 376 people this Eid holiday season, continuing a deadly trend that has claimed more than a thousand lives since 2019. A further 1,500 people were injured in road accidents in the fourteen days before and after Eid this year. Accidents can be attributed to poor driving or reckless driving skills, as […]

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CA commits to Sri Lanka despite DFAT travel warning

Cricket Australia (CA) insists it remains committed to visiting Sri Lanka next month despite political unrest prompting the Australian government to suggest citizens ‘reconsider’ their need to travel to the island. With three weeks to go before the men’s national team is scheduled to arrive in Colombo for a three-format tour, the Department of Foreign […]

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Dubai: Flydubai introduces new reclining business class seat at Arabian Travel Market – News

The latest feature will be phased in as part of an ongoing product development investment program Photo: Supplied Published: Tue, May 10, 2022, 5:19 PM Last update: Tue, May 10, 2022, 5:21 PM Flydubai, the Dubai-based airline, is showcasing its new business class seating offering to the travel industry at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) […]

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Journalists ‘overdo it’, says nephew of railway minister’s wife amid row over ticketless travel

Imrul Kayes Pranto, nephew of Sujan’s wife, Shammi Akter Moni, and Pranto’s uncles, identified by unique names – Hasan and Omar – were at the center of a backlash on social media following the suspension of the TTE , Shafiqul Islam, was reported. The trio introduced themselves as the minister’s family, but Shafiqul was undeterred […]

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Sustainable travel is firmly in the minds of travelers – News

Speaking ahead of the 2022 Arabian Travel Market, Andrew Spearman, Managing Director of Six Senses Zighy Bay, highlighted how a growing number of guests are booking resorts that have green initiatives in place as part of their commitment to sustainable trips. Published: Fri, May 6, 2022, 6:09 PM For resorts, looking at sustainability from the […]

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Smart Cities World – Traveling on the road

WhereIsMyTransport, a specialist in mobility and location data and technologies for emerging markets, has reached a major milestone by mapping 50 cities in Africa, Latin America, South Eastern Europe and Asia. It claims to be the first company to offer high-quality mobility and location data in all these markets. Cities include Dhaka in Bangladesh, Bandung […]

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Heathrow and Gatwick: Latest Covid travel rules for India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka

Summer is finally approaching and Londoners can’t wait to book for their next holiday abroad. Although we seem to be out of the woods when it comes to Covid-19, a number of countries still have strict rules in place that we all must follow before boarding a plane. Since mid-February, restrictions for people arriving in […]

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Top 5 Travel Destinations to Visit During an Eid Monsoon in Bangladesh

This year, we can once again celebrate Eid with pomp and grandeur in full spirit as the deadly grip of the pandemic on our lives is finally unraveled. With the festive spirit omnipresent in the atmosphere, we can’t help but plan our Eid holidays as much as possible this time around! If you’re in the […]

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Making travel tech-savvy – News

Ralph Melis, co-founder of ExploreTECH, a digital marketplace for the hospitality and travel industry, on the new venture creating a technology space for optimal search for buyers and sellers Published: Fri 29 April 2022, 09:00 Many businesses in the hospitality and travel industry are missing out on innovative solutions that could greatly benefit their business, […]

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Sustainable travel: Africa in the lead with the ban on single-use plastics

There is a collective effort around the world to phase out the use and production of single-use plastic. In 2002, Bangladesh was the first country to ban single-use thin plastic. Several countries have followed suit by imposing a partial or complete ban on the use of plastic or by levying a tax on each single-use […]

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Repairs to Dhaka-Ctg highway, roadside markets may cause travel issues during Eid

In addition, the prohibited three-wheelers, which still drive on the roads from time to time and are the cause of several accidents, pose additional problems. “Once a blockage forms, it is not easily resolved. The situation causes extreme suffering among the passengers. It often takes six to eight hours to cross a two-hour route,” said […]

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IPL 2022: Delhi Capitals player tests positive, team delays trip to Pune – News

Team physio Patrick Farhart tested positive last week Delhi Capitals Head Coach Ricky Ponting during the game against Royal Challengers Bangalore. (BCCI) By ANI Published: Mon 18 Apr 2022, 15:00 A Delhi Capitals squad player has tested positive for Covid-19, forcing the franchise to delay their trip to Pune for the upcoming IPL 2022 clash […]

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United Arab Emirates: Can a travel ban be imposed on outstanding loans? – News

I plan to liquidate some of my assets at home, but it will take time Case Published: Sun 17 Apr 2022, 10:41 AM Last update: Sun 17 Apr 2022, 10:27 PM Question: I am a resident of Dubai and recently lost my job. I have an outstanding personal loan of 30,000 Dh and credit card […]

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Train trip to Eastern Regional Corridor fails in schedule

Government dithers as BR asks for two more years to complete railway linking Ghundum FHM HUMAYAN KABIR | Published: April 16, 2022 08:23:29 | Update: April 18, 2022 8:51:29 PM Senior government officials have called for the megaproject on the Bazar-Ramu-Ghundum Dohazari-Cox road to be completed faster now that Bangladesh Railway is seeking two more […]

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Taj Mahal close moonlight viewing during Ramzan, Agra

The Taj Mahal is a wonder of the world and attracts thousands and thousands of tourists from all over the world every year. A good number of tourists visit Agra during the full moon period just to witness the beauty of the Taj Mahal by moonlight. Those who have seen the monument bathed in moonlight […]

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Much of Europe remains at CDC’s highest travel risk as other regions improve

By Forrest Brown and Marnie Hunter | CNN For the third week in a row, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has not added a single new destination to its highest-risk Tier 4 category for travel. In fact, seven destinations in Asia and the Caribbean have moved to the CDC’s lowest-risk category for […]

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Passengers must present IDs or birth certificates to travel by launch for Eid

The new rule will be imposed for mass movement in an orderly manner and to limit the possibility of accidents, the minister said on Sunday. Launch authorities will keep a record of NID cards or birth certificate numbers and those who have not yet obtained a NID will be required to keep a photocopy of […]

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World News | Experts to visit Ukraine to identify war dead

The Hague, April 8 (AP) An international organization formed to identify the dead and missing from the Balkan conflicts of the 1990s is preparing to send a team of forensic experts to Ukraine as the death toll rises further of six weeks after the start of the war caused by the Russian invasion. Kyiv authorities […]

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To promote travel between the two countries, Japan recognized India’s COVAXIN

Effective April 10, Japan will recognize India’s COVID-19 vaccine COVAXIN, manufactured by Bharat Biotech, to facilitate travel between India and Japan. “Effective April 10, 2022, the Government of Japan is adding the locally designed and manufactured COVID-19 vaccine COVAXIN by Bharat Biotech of India as one of the recognized vaccines for 1st and 2nd doses […]

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Travel to UAE: Emirates speeds up flights to destination due to high demand – News

The Indian Ocean destination eased entry restrictions for travelers last month File By web office Published: Tue, 5 Apr 2022, 12:30 PM Last update: Tue, 5 Apr 2022, 12:32 PM Emirates will operate two daily flights on its flagship A380 aircraft to Mauritius from July 1, 2022 to meet increased travel demand to the island […]

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Maldives remains top travel destination for GCC travelers in 2022 – News

Published: Mon 4 Apr 2022, 11:43 AM Last update: Mon 4 Apr 2022, 11:45 AM Most countries have now relaxed travel restrictions imposed at the start of the Covid-19 pandemic. The Maldives, a popular travel destination known for its sunny beaches and blue waters, is poised for an influx of tourism after the ease of […]

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UAE-India trip: Residents hail decision to scrap PCR tests for vaccinated passengers – Reuters

UAE added to India’s list of countries from which Certificate of Completion of Immunization Schedule is recognized File photo Published: Fri 1 April 2022, 17:05 Indian expats in the UAE are hailing the move where fully vaccinated passengers in the country do not need to take a Covid PCR test while traveling to India. Previously, […]

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UK moved to France’s green list for travel

The UK has been moved to France’s green list for travel, meaning travelers from the country are now subject to only minimal restrictions. Fully vaccinated travelers only need to present proof of vaccination to the tour operator, and no longer need to complete a sworn statement confirming they do not have symptoms of Covid. Persons […]

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Travel restrictions between India and the United States have eased. What you need to know about CDC travel guidelines | world news

The pandemic, which began two years ago, has led to multiple restrictions on travel and daily life. In renewed concern over the global surge in cases, China and parts of Europe are seeing a new spike in cases led by the BA.2 variant of Omicron. Shanghai in China is currently the most affected, where recorded […]

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Covid-19: India eases restrictions on international travel – News

Airlines don’t need to keep three seats vacant on an international flight File photo Published: Sat 26 Mar 2022, 4:14 PM As scheduled international flights resume operations from Sunday after a two-year gap following the pandemic, the Indian government has revised guidelines, easing many of the existing restrictions related to Covid-19. Cabin crew members do […]

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Travel demand management suggested to reduce capital congestion

Travel demand management, a way of managing traffic by reducing travel demand or redistributing demand at any given time, can immediately minimize congestion in Dhaka, planners have suggested. The association of planners – Institute for Planning and Development (IPD) – made the recommendation during a dialogue on Tuesday as the capital faced severe traffic congestion […]

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Half of the world’s top 50 travel markets are now quarantined and untested

According to the International Air Transport Association (IATA), half of the world’s top 50 travel markets are now under quarantine and testing is free. An IATA survey of travel restrictions for the world’s top 50 air travel markets (comprising 88% of international demand in 2019, measured in revenue passenger-kilometres) found that 25 markets accounting for […]

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IATA says the world is finally reopening its borders for travel

Since COVID-19 has already entered its endemic phase, the reopening of borders and the easing of travel restrictions have begun, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said, applauding the decision to open borders. many governments around the world. IATA’s latest study of travel restrictions for the world’s top 50 air travel markets, which account for […]

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Biden will travel to Europe next week for a special NATO meeting

Biden will travel to Brussels next week to attend the high-stakes rally to discuss ongoing deterrence and defense efforts in response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Russian President Vladimir Putin has stepped up his bombardment of civilian targets as his unprovoked invasion of the country enters its third week. “His goal is to meet face […]

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DPL: Prime Bank hits hard as Mithun and Raja travel to South Africa to train with main team

Mohammad Mithun and Rejaur Rahman Raja were sent to South Africa to spend time and train with the main tour of Bangladesh, which left Prime Bank with barely enough players to field an XI for their away match. Dhaka Premier League (DPL) opener against City. Club on March 15. Prime Bank had already lost Tamim […]

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Covid-19: Agents expect travel demand to increase this summer as safety protocol rules ease – News

The removal of PCR tests has helped demand, travel experts say. File photo By SM Ayaz Zakir Published: Sat, March 12, 2022, 5:12 PM Travel demand to and from the United Arab Emirates is expected to increase in the coming weeks as Covid-19 safety protocols for inbound travel have eased, travel agents say. Bharat Aidasani, […]

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Bangladesh eases restrictions on air travel and exempts fully vaccinated passengers from RT-PCR tests

Bangladesh eases restrictions on air travel and exempts fully vaccinated passengers from RT-PCR tests Dhaka, Mar 9 (UNI) Bangladesh has announced an easing of air travel restrictions in a bid to substantially improve the Covid-19 situation in the country. The Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh (CAAB) has issued a circular announcing that passengers with a […]

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Thai Airways launches Air Travel Bubble flights to four cities in India

(07 March 2022, 12:08 +07) Thai Airways has started direct flights to and from four cities in India. The resumption of passenger services to India follows the Thai government’s approval of an air travel bubble between Thailand and India. Thai Airways will operate Air Travel Bubble flights as follows: Thai Airways Airbus A350 reg: HS-THE. […]

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MFAT’s SafeTravel reveals destinations you can travel to safely

Travel March 6, 2022 7:33 p.m.3 minute read New Zealander John Davis, who has not returned since 2019, arrives from Australia and is welcomed by his daughter Amber Davis and granddaughter Maddison. Video / Brett Phibbs On Friday, March 4 at 11:59 p.m., SafeTravel removed its global Covid-19 advisory, which advised Kiwis not to travel […]

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7 reasons to add Namchi to your travel list this summer

The picturesque little town of Namchi in Sikkim lives up to its name. “Nam” means “sky” and “Chi” means “high” in Sikkimese. Situated at an altitude of 1,675m above sea level and offering spectacular views of the Khangchendzonga Range and Rangit Valley, the capital of South Sikkim has developed as a mecca for trekking, bird […]

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Saber Corporation and Biman Bangladesh realized remote PSS technology

Published on: Tuesday, March 1, 2022 Saber Corporation, a leading software and technology provider powering the global travel industry, today revealed that it has successfully migrated Biman Bangladesh Airlines to the SabreSonic passenger service system to power the ambitious carrier’s expansion into 2022 and beyond. Bangladesh’s national airline has now transitioned from its legacy technology […]

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New Zealand on ‘high risk’ travel list, US CDC reviews omicron wave

Travel 28 Feb 2022 00:102 minute read New Zealand is now classified as “high risk” due to Covid-19 according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Photo / 123rf New Zealand has been moved to the second highest travel risk group by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) after […]

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Tafsir Awal free to travel abroad: HC

The High Court (HC) on Thursday announced a verdict allowing Tafsir Mohammad Awal, son of BNP leader Abdul Awal Mintoo, to travel abroad. An HC bench consisting of Judge Md Nazrul Islam Talukder and Judge Md Mostafizur Rahman declared the judgment ruling on a written petition by Tafsir challenging a travel ban against him by […]

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Dubai airports see aviation outlook improving as travel rule…

(MENAFN- Khaleej Times) Other countries to drop PCR testing requirements in coming weeks, says Dubai Airports CEO Dubai International Airport reported a 12.7% increase in annual passenger traffic to 29 .1 million in 2021. – Photo courtesy of Waheed Abbas Posted: Tue 22 Feb 2022, 18:55 Last updated: Tue Feb 22 2022, 22:40 Other countries […]