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  Volume: XXIV, Issue No. 15 March 16-31, 2015  
   
 
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FRONT PAGE »
- Private airlines of BD bears heavy burden of illogical charges
- flydubai to launch flights to MAG Osmani Int?l Airport from April 1
AVIATION »
- Etihad's Airbus A380, featuring The Residence, to take flight to New York
- Bhutan Airlines' flights to Dhaka before end of the year
- NOVOAIR launches attractive holiday packages to Cox's Bazar
- Emirates eyes 50 to 70 Airbus or Boeing long-haul jets
- Jet Airways starts testing mobile boarding passes
- Oman Air to launch services to Dhaka from August
- Cebu Pacific flies 16.9m passengers in 2014
- Nepal Airlines fleet renewal underway with delivery of first A320
- Air Arabia will launch flights to Sylhet from Mar 29
- Tofael takes over as Head of Operations, Passenger Sales, Oneworld Aviation
- Air India restructuring focuses on continued fleet renewal
- Qatar Airways doubles number of movies, TV shows on board
- Delta pays Georgia employees US$450m in profit-sharing
- Turkish Airlines set to challenge Etihad, Emirates and Qatar Airways
- US-Bangla Airlines Biman sign MoU
- Mihin Lanka offers EBL cardholders free accommodation in Colombo
TOURISM »
- Sri Lanka Tourism, Tea Board in a Rs.1b tie up
- ITB Berlin sets new records with increased trade visitors and business 'Diamond Award' for BTB's TVC
- China: The tourism source market of the future
- Despite 14pc rise in visitor Bhutan remains unpolluted
- US crackdown on Chinese 'maternity tourism' in LA
CARGO & SHIPPING »
- IATA : Three priorities for air cargo
- TNT launches 'Blue Banana' campaign
- Cathay Pacific adds Kolkata to growing freighter network
- Cargo confidence carries into 2015
- UPS ships over 110m flowers in US Valentine's Day
BANKING & COMMERCE »
- Banglalink gets more time to float IPO
- US$ 35m approved for expansion of luxury hotel
- DBH offers home loans for Sheltech clients
- City Bank opens branch at Sonargoan Janapath in Uttara
HOTEL & RESTAURANT »
- Shake It!: The place for shakes only
- Radisson Blu Chittagong Bay View opens in mid-April
- NOVOAIR & Sayeman beach resort signs joint holiday promotions
- ITC Sonar launches 'Bangladesh Offer?
BACK PAGE »
- Saudi Arabia plans to build on tourism projects worth US$ 45.3b
- Malaysia still top choice for Muslim travellers
- India getting ready to host GET India

 
 
FRONT PAGE »
- Biman is set to restart domestic operation_ a good news for air travellers, but great risk for the carrier
- Cox's Bazar, Syedpur airports to be raised to global standards
- New mobile app caters to Muslim travellers
AVIATION »
- Qatar Airways strengthens codeshare agreement with Bangkok Airways
- AI to cut salary of any employee who causes delay in flights
- Kuwait Airways receive first new planes in 16 years
- Air Arabia adds Nepal to Ras Al Khaimah destination list
- NOVOAIR announces partnership with City Bank AmEx
- Jet Airways hails turnaround plan success
- flydubai sweeps honours at OAMC awards ceremony
- Capt. Sayeed appointed Biman DFO
- Turkish Airlines sales revenue up by 29pc
- Etihad enters east India with launch of daily Kolkata flights
- China Eastern to save US$4m with new Hub Control Centre powered by SITA technology
- American Airlines : Aviation disaster in the making?
- Emirates brand worth US$6.6b among world's top 200
- Qatar Airways continues expansion across Europe
- India sees immense potential for aviation growth
TOURISM »
- Are tourists losing interest in Taj Mahal?
- Relaxed visa requirements drive Japan tourism up 30pc
- Food tourism : Best way to tells story of destination's history, culture, and people
- Korea Tourism rolls out 'extraordinary tourist train'
CARGO & SHIPPING »
- Insurer finds top five reasons for logistics claims
- DHL plans to raise investments in Egypt, participate in Suez Canal project : CEO
- Kuehne + Nagel posts solid 2014 result
- Cargo train completes first trip between China and Europe
- PIA cancels all flights to Dhaka until March 10
BANKING & COMMERCE »
- KOICA, UNICEF boost partnership to cut preventable deaths
- Package VAT system will continue
- Bank Asia eases payment channel for IT freelancers
- UCBL card holders to get free int'l SIMs from WOWtel
HOTEL & RESTAURANT »
- New buffets at Istanbul restaurant
- Deck 41, the rooftop bar and restaurant at Amari Dhaka
- Chittagong Hill Tracts Cultural & Food Festival from March 12
- Eastern Bank signs MoU with Grand Sultan Tea Resort & Golf
BACK PAGE »
- Arunima Resort, where nature promises complete recharge

 

 
     
 
NEWS UPDATES
ONLINE NEWS »
- Etihad launches Fast & Furious 777 aircraft in Los Angeles
- Emirates opens Los Angeles Airport Lounge
- Terminal 1 Expansion at Abu Dhabi International
- Asia Pacific Oil & Gas Security 2015 Forum in Bangkok to Discuss Oil Transportation Security in South Asian Waters
- Solar Impulse- Swiss solar powered plane flew over Bangladesh Thursday
- Emirates to restart flights to Baghdad from 1 March
- Canada wants Dhaka-Toronto direct air link
- Dhaka Regency Celebrated the Enchanting Valentine?s Day
- Sheer Joy of Shakrain, the kite festival
- India aims to achieve 1pc share of global arrivals this year
- Abu Dhabi named among top 10 destinations in 2015
- China is number one source of international tourists
- West Bengal Tourism reaching out to int?l tourism sectors
- Over 550,000 tourists spent more than $900m in Turkey in 2014
- Homestay programme gives authentic Indian-Myanmar experience in a remote region
- Record 56.4m tourists flocked to NY in 2014
- Cox?s Bazar-Teknaf Marine Drive to be completed by next year
- Watch World Cup Cricket 2015 matches live at Dhaka Regency
- Kabab and Paratha Festival on at Khazana Gulshan
- Hotels in London report 8.3pc RevPAR Increase
- UCBL card holders to get free int?l SIMs from WOWtel
 
 
 
 
 
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