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Howzatt! The ICC Cricket World Cup will take UK-India travel figures across many boundaries

2019-06-26T08:18:51+00:00June 25th, 2019|2019, Special Edition – June 2019|

Given the buzz created by most-awaited international cricket championship, a VFS Global head illustrates how sporting events can drastically increase tourism income and change travel trends. Excitement has been expectedly at fever pitch among Indian cricket fans with the World Cup being hosted in England and Wales in May-June this year. The British High Commission said 3,500 Indians every day were applying for a UK visa, with as many as 80,000 in total expected to travel to the tournament – enough [...]