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 COVER STORY

Wilderness Resorts: Real Experience Sellers
It’s not always business motives that drive entrepreneurs to set up hospitality units at environmentally sensitive locations. In most cases, it is the love and true passion for nature and the natural habitat that hold them to these locations. Hospitality Biz ponders the nitty-gritty involved in the wilderness resorts business
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 EXPERT SPEAK
Is the Indian Hospitality Industry Ready For Its Biggest Challenge Yet?
So, what’s the challenge?
One of the outstanding features of the Indian hospitality industry over the years has been the quality of its guest interactions.
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 SPECIAL REPORT

Travel & Tourism Economic Impact 2011
The world travel & tourism council (WTTC), which is the business leaders’ forum for travel & tourism, has spent more than 20 years developing its economic impact research for the benefit of private and public sector decision-makers.
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This Week's Top Headlines
Maharashtra to set up Tourism Promotion Council soon
  In order to upgrade tourism facilities in Maharashtra, the state government has planned to set up a Tourism Promotion Council. ...read more>>
Rajasthan Tourism Department to roll out 100 food joints
  The Rajasthan Tourism Department is planning to roll out 100 new food joints along national highways in the next two years. ...read more>>
FHRAI Annual Convention to be held on October 11-13, 2011
  FHRAI has decided to hold its 46th FHRAI Annual Convention between October 11 and 13, 2011....read more>>
IHC Annual Convention to be held in August 27-28, 2011 in New Delhi
  Indian Housekeepers Club (IHC) plans to organise their third Annual Convention and Exhibition in the Capital between August 27 and 28, 2011 at Mapple Emerald, New Delhi. ...read more>>
EyeforTravel Travel Distribution Summit India 2011 gets bigger and better
  The sixth annual edition of EyeforTravel's Travel Distribution Summit India will be held at Novotel Mumbai Juhu Beach on October 12 and 13, 2011. ...read more>>
World of Accor to debut in India in November 2011
  World of Accor, an initiative by Accor, will be launched in India for the first time at Sofitel Mumbai BKC. ...read more>>
Accor partners with Connect-Worldwide to strengthen distribution in India
  Accor has signed an agreement with Arizona-based Connect-Worldwide to strengthen its distribution in India. ...read more>>
Berggruen Hotels plan for Rs 650-cr India expansion
  Berggruen Hotels Pvt Ltd plans to invest Rs 650 crore in 20 new properties in India by 2015. ...read more>>
Courtyard by Marriot, Pune City Centre to open in July 2011
  Courtyard by Marriott, Pune City Centre is set to open in July 2011. The hotel will have 179 contemporary guest rooms including 22 suites....read more>>
Absolute Hotel Services to operate 400 rooms by end of 2011 in India
  Bangkok-based Absolute Hotel Services (AHS) plans to operate 400 rooms by end of 2011 across India. ...read more>>
IHG launches Crowne Plaza New Delhi Rohini
  Crowne Plaza New Delhi Rohini, a hotel brand of IHG is now open. Located in North-West Delhi, the hote has 183 rooms. ...read more>>
Sarovar Hotels & Resorts opens Aditya Sarovar Premiere, Hyderabad
  Sarovar Hotels & Resorts has launched Aditya Sarovar Premiere, a five-star business hotel in Hyderabad. ...read more>>
Rotana opens outbound sales office in India
  Rotana Hotel Management Corporation Ltd (Rotana) has opened outbound sales offices in Mumbai, India, China and Russia. ...read more>>
Carlson acquires Radisson Hotel Kandla in Gujarat
  Carlson announced the signing of its 42nd Radisson hotel in India recently, the 117-room Radisson Hotel Kandla. This will be Carlson’s fourth hotel in Gujarat. ...read more>>
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