SHANGRI LA DIALOGUE
Hotels gear up to remove plastic usage
Lemon Tree Hotels has paper straws and cups, cork coasters and pencils rather than plastic pens across guest area of the hotel.
Industry insiders expect better occupancies in coming quarter after GST tax cut
The GST Council had on Friday slashed room rates for hotels w...
Shangri-La plans 5 more hotels in India
The hospitality company is evaluating locations including Mumbai, Goa, Kolkata and Hyderabad, said it...
Jaishankar bats for collective action to secure Indo-Pacific at ARF
Addressing the 26th ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) here in the Thai capital, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar enumerated India's Indo-Pacific vision.
Shangri-La Summit organisers seek top-level India participation
India’s presence is being sought as a balancing power amid the presence of the US acting defence secretary and China’s defence minister.
India treads a fine line in Indo-Pacific region
The Indo-Pacific is strategically critical as 60% of global maritime trade transits through the region.
Huawei personnel worked with China’s military on research projects
Huawei workers have teamed with members of various organs of the People’s Liberation Army on at least 10 research endeavors spanning artificial intelligence to radio communications.
Australia moots logistics support agreement with India to widen defence partnership in Indo-Pacific region
India and Australia are both increasing their support for economic governance and infrastructure across the Indo-Pacific.
China says it doesn’t want to replace US as ‘boss of world’
The trade conflict between the U.S. and China took a dramatic turn for the worse when Trump hiked tariffs.
China's Defence Minister says Huawei not a military company
The US placed Huawei on an "entity list" on grounds of national security on May 16, a move that curbs its access to US-made components it needs for its equipment.
Senior US diplomat to visit to India for talks on defence cooperation
US Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs Clarke Cooper could be the senior-most American official to visit New Delhi after the new Indian government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi assumed charge on Thursday.
Safety first: Hotels spruce up security systems
A series of bomb blasts ripped through high-end hotels such as Shangri-La and churches in Sri Lanka in April which killed nearly 300 people.
Wife, sister of Shangri La Hotel bomber killed in separate suicide blast: Lanka police
The wife and sister of the suicide bomber at the Shangri La Hotel were killed in the Dematagoda blast, police told the court.
Indians at Shangri-La Hotel saw fellow guests injured by huge glass shrapnels
Sri Lankan authorities said 290 people were killed and over 500 others injured when suicide bombers attacked three churches and luxury hotels in the country.
In a show of intent, external affairs ministry sets up Indo-Pacific wing
The division, which started work this week, will be headed for the moment by joint secretary Vikram Doraiswami.
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