Russian, UK Charters To Return To Goa After One Yr
Business Standard|October 16, 2021
As India opens up, home ministry has decided to allow leisure tourists on normal flights from November 15
Aneesh Phadnis

TOUR DIARY

• Home ministry decides to allow foreign tourists to visit India on charter flights from October 15

• Health ministry guidelines on quarantine and Covid-19 need to be adhered to

• Russia and the UK are top source markets for Goa tourism

• TUI Airways and Rossiya Airlines planning flights to Goa

• Between October 2018 and May 2019 Goa received 813 charter flights and 218,776 foreign tourists

Goa will receive charter -flights from Russia and the United Kingdom from November as India opens the door to foreign tourists.

While travel agents from Goa said TUI Airways flights from the UK are expected from the first week of November, the airline said operations will start from December 13.

“We're operating to Goa from December 13. However, this is still under review pending government advice, a TUI spokesperson said in an email response.

Continue reading your story on the app

Continue reading your story in the newspaper

MORE STORIES FROM BUSINESS STANDARDView All

Waning Demand For iPhone 13s Points To Consumer Caution

Apple just offered a new reason to be worried about the state of the consumer. The company is telling suppliers of waning demand for its iPhone 13. The warning suggests shoppers have either satiated their appetite for new stuff or are uneasy about extravagant purchases in a world of soaring prices and a pandemic that refuses to go away. Throw in the new omicron mutation, and it's a heady mix for shoppers.

1 min read
Business Standard
December 04, 2021

Omicron May Cause Reinfections, Fuel A Surge In Cases, Say Experts

This is evident from the steep rise in cases in S Africa where new variant has overtaken Delta as predominant strain in circulation

3 mins read
Business Standard
December 04, 2021

Strategy to adopt blockchain into govt systems released

MeitY wants states to develop state-specific blockchain apps on shared infra

1 min read
Business Standard
December 04, 2021

Omicron, Fed's hawkish tone pull indices down

However, markets see weekly gains for the first time in 3 weeks

2 mins read
Business Standard
December 04, 2021

CV sales surge 11% YoY in Nov on reopening bounce

Pickup in economic activities, low base from last year help numbers

2 mins read
Business Standard
December 04, 2021

India's First Two Omicron Cases Detected In K'taka

One is local, another South African national; govt says no need to panic

1 min read
Business Standard
December 03, 2021

First 'buy report on Paytm sees firm turning profitableby 2026

Paytm, which has moved wildly since its listing after India's largest initial public offering, has received the first buy rating from a brokerage that expects the company to turn profitable by March 2026.

1 min read
Business Standard
December 03, 2021

EU fines Barclays, HSBC, Credit Suisse for forex cartel

EU antitrust regulators on Thursday fined Barclays, Credit Suisse, HSBC, and NatWest €344 million ($390 million) for foreign exchange market rigging, closing a key chapter in a high-profile investigation.

1 min read
Business Standard
December 03, 2021

India reaches 40% non-fossil fuel capacity in Nov, 9 years ahead of target

India has achieved the target of 40 per cent of its installed electricity generation capacity being from non-fossil energy sources, an official statement said on Thursday.

1 min read
Business Standard
December 03, 2021

Credit card spend crosses ₹1trn first time in amonth

Buoyed by the festival season euphoria, credit card spends for the first time crossed ₹1 trillion in a month in October, revealed the latest figures released by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday.

2 mins read
Business Standard
December 03, 2021
RELATED STORIES

Buzkashi: Afghanistan's Traditional Sport

The history of Buzkashi dates back to ancient times, and the name of this sport means killing goats, which is taken from the hunting of mountain goats by horse heroes.

4 mins read
Lens Magazine
September 2021

The Rolling Stones: Goats Head Soup Super Deluxe Edition

Show of hands, please—how many of you rate August 1973’s Goats Head Soup as your favorite Rolling Stones album? Anyone? No? Can’t say I blame you.

3 mins read
Sound & Vision
February - March 2021

Yes, you *can* have everything you want

It’s time to manifest your biggest dreams. Because making (and not keeping) new year’s resolutions is so last year.

5 mins read
Girls' Life magazine
February/March 2021

Goa and Greenhouses

A well-to-do Russian tries to bring his green new ideal to life in a Russian village. Not all goes to plan.

6 mins read
Russian Life
November/December 2020

A Fresh Space For Your Child With Special Needs

For the majority of Americans, the start of a new year means setting new goals and resolutions.

2 mins read
Charlotte Parent
January 2020

NIGHT FALL

OVERBOARD IN A DESERTED ANCHORAGE AT NIGHT, CULLY PETTIGREW IS IN TROUBLE

8 mins read
Yachting World
January 2020

Top Scholars Road To Success Requires Setting The Bar Higher

The pathway to success in career and life starts with goals, motivation, and commitment. Setting the bar high academically is but one of many routes to success, as is pursuing professional experience through internships and seeking leadership opportunities.

4 mins read
Hispanic Engineer & Information Technology
Fall 2019 Volume 34 Issue 2

Get Freakin' Started

This time of year, everybody loves to make wildly ambitious fitness resolutions. But the truth is, converting your body from a doughy blob of fat to a sexy slab of muscle is far easier said than done. As much as it takes discipline and hard work, it also requires a solid game plan. Here’s yours.

7 mins read
Muscle & Fitness
January 2019

The Power Of Visualization

Sometimes it’s not enough to have a goal. Sometimes you have to picture yourself achieving it.

5 mins read
Guideposts
February 2019

How To Help Children Set And Achieve Goals

Helping children set and achieve goals

3 mins read
Charlotte Parent
January 2019