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    Udaipur brings Raffles’ legendary hospitality experience in debut property

    The post Udaipur brings Raffles’ legendary hospitality experience in debut property appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Raffles Udaipur, India’s first Raffles hotel, has now opened offering a fresh perspective on the city of Udaipur and region of Rajasthan from a 21-acre private island set in the middle of the serene Udai Sagar lake. Away from the hustle and bustle of the city, the expansive property is reminiscent of a magnificent country estate, with beautifully manicured, ornamental gardens and panoramic views of the surrounding hills, tranquil lake and a 400-year-old temple. Arrival is via a scenic 20-minute drive from the airport, followed by a calming boat ride…

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    Saudi Arabia launches tickets for Formula 1 debut

    The post Saudi Arabia launches tickets for Formula 1 debut appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Gearing up for sports tourism, the Saudi Automobile & Motorcycle Federation (SAMF) – promoter of the 2021 Formula 1 Saudi Arabian Grand Prix – has launched ticket sales for the country’s inaugural Formula 1 race weekend, taking place on the new Jeddah Corniche Circuit on 3-5 December. Tickets to the most exciting sporting and entertainment event to ever be staged in Saudi Arabia will be on sale to fans at home and abroad who want to get in pole position and secure their front row seats for the newest addition to…

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    How Alula marked its debut entry at Cannes this year

    The post How Alula marked its debut entry at Cannes this year appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. A delegation from Film AlUla, the Royal Commission for AlUla’s newly established film agency, reached Cannes Film Festival to promote international film and TV production in AlUla, a region of outstanding natural and cultural significance globally in northwest Saudi Arabia. Having launched at the Berlinale earlier this year, this is the first appearance for the destination at Cannes. Film AlUla also announced its new facilitates which will accommodate 150 film crew and will include production offices and recreational facilities as well as an outdoor cinema. The first phase of construction…

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    Singapore Airlines raises USD 500 million in US dollar bond debt debut

    The post Singapore Airlines raises USD 500 million in US dollar bond debt debut appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Singapore Airlines has raised USD 500 million in its first US dollar bond issue, which the company will use to buy new aircraft as the global aviation industry prepares for a post-pandemic travel rebound. The transaction was finalised on 14 January and the price was set at U.S. treasuries plus 260 basis points, according to a term sheet. The size of the 5.5 year deal was finalised after bookrunners received bids above USD 1.5 billion, and the bond carries a 3% coupon rate, the term sheet shows.…