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Robust Growth seen in all top 25 source markets: UNWTO World Tourism Barometer

While all 25 top source markets witnessed enhanced spending on International travel- China, USA, Germany, UK and France emerged as top five  Spenders. While in terms of earnings USA, SPAIN, Thailand, China and France stood in top five positions.

Virtually all source markets reported higher tourism spending in 2017, reflecting continued strong demand for international tourism across all world regions. Both emerging and advanced economies fuelled growth, led by the United States which spent US$ 12 billion more on travel abroad. China spent US$ 8 billion more, consolidating its leadership as the biggest spender in the world. The Russian ...

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With theme “The Economics of Goodness: Empowering Potential, Engineering Change”- Annual Women Economic Forum (WEF 2018) starts @ VIVANTA BY TAJ DWARKA from 26 April 2018

Post WEF Iceland 2017; the mega marquee annual international WEF 2018 is from April 26th to 1st May, 2018 in New Delhi on the theme is “The Economics of Goodness: Empowering Potential, Engineering Change”@ Vivanta by Taj in Dwarka, Delhi and is likely to attract over 2000 women from 120+ countries making it the largest ever diverse global event.

The mega marquee annual international WEF 2018 is from April 26th to 1st May, 2018 in New Delhi on the theme is “The Economics of Goodness: Empowering Potential, Engineering Change”. It will take place at the Vivanta by Taj, Dwarka in Delhi and attract over 2000 women from 120+ countries making it the largest ever diverse global event. Scheduled for one ...

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New India’s Smart Cities@ Diu to run on 100% Renewable Energy during Daytime; Jaipur signs 700 vendors for Night bazaar; Bengaluru to develop Intelligent Traffic Management Solution

Jaipur Smart City to develop night bazaar at Chaura Rasta, in the heart of Pink city

New India will emerge with new smart cities that offer citizens and attract international tourists alike with state-of-the-art modern infrastructure. As a first in the evolution of new generation of smart cities:  has become the first city in India, that runs on 100% renewable energy during daytime setting a new benchmark for other cities to become clean and green. Diu ...

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Indian railways with 4 UNESCO World Heritage Sites set to dazzle @ World heritage day 2018 themed Heritage for Generations

Steam Express hauled by Fairy Queen (EIR-22, Year built 1855), World’s oldest Functional Steam Engine and Guinness Book of Record holder,  between Delhi Cantonment & Rewari  to start today. It will be a twice a month service run till April 2018 and is likely attract lots of discerning Indian and Overseas visitors.

Every year, 18th April is celebrated Worldwide as World Heritage Day to create awareness about Heritage among communities. This year the theme is Heritage for Generations emphasising on inter-generational transfer of knowledge. National Rail Museum, New Delhi has chalked out an elaborate programme to celebrate World Heritage Day. The focus shall be to foster dialogue and interaction between generations. For this, ...

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Virat Kohli unveils Audi RS 5 Coupe; shares love for luxury cars and respect for heroes with heart for real charity

Indian Cricket Team Captain Virat Kohli unveiling the Audi RS 5 Coupe

Indian Cricket team captain Virat Kohli took out some time from his busy IPL schedule to unveil the second generation Audi RS 5 Coupe at  Bengaluru, the hometown of his IPL team on April 11th evening.Priced at INR 1,10,65,000, the all new Audi RS 5 Coupé is now available at all Audi dealerships across India.  Virat Kohli fell in love with the ...

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Taj Mahal Hotels join hands with Elle India for ‘Carnival for a Cause’ to support the Breast Cancer Campaign 

Taj Mahal New Delhi – United and Serving For A Cause for Over a Decade for The Elle Carnival 2018

Supporting a noble platform built amongst the fashionistas in the industry, building a strong connect on the noble cause of Breast Cancer awareness, in line with its endeavour to constantly deliver meaningful experiences to its patrons, The Taj Mahal Hotel, New Delhi, united with Elle India to welcome summer with the ‘Carnival for a Cause’. The annual initiative hosted by the iconic Hotel ...

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First States Meeting of NITI Forum for North East @ Agartala

The Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region (I/C), Jitendra Singh along with the Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog, Rajiv Kumar at the first meeting of newly constituted NITI Forum for North East, in Agartala on April 10, 2018.

The first meeting of Newly constituted NITI Forum for North East will be held in Agartala, Tripura today on 10 April 2018. The meeting will be chaired by the Vice-Chairman, NITI Aayog, Rajeev Kumar and the co-Minister of State (Independent Charge), Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), Jitendra Singh. Chief Ministers of NE States and leading lights from the region will attend the ...

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With Worlds largest healthcare programme: Ayushman Bharat; India reinstates its leadership role in South-East Asia Region on world Health Day 2018

International Health Day 2018

Taking a clear leadership position on Universal Health Coverage call of the World Health Organisation on the International Health day; India has reinstated the important role it has to play in the South-East Asia Region. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on World Health Day 2018, said, Good health is the foundation of human progress. This World Health Day… I welcome the theme ‘Universal health ...

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‘Need to create safe conditions for women at home, in society and at work-place’

The President, Ram Nath Govind addressing at the 34th Annual Session of FICCI Ladies Organisation as Chief Guest, in New Delhi on April 05, 2018.

The President of India, Mr. Ram Nath Kovind suggested members of the FICCI Ladies Organsation (FLO) on 5 April 2018 to make start-ups by women an integral part of their value chains as vendors, ancillaries, suppliers and distributors or in any other form. “Our corporate sector must take determined steps towards creating women-friendly and gender-sensitive supply-chains to empower women in our economy, ...

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Radisson Collection to bet on India’s growth story with portfolio of seven global brands

As part of the recent rebranding to Radisson Collection- Radisson Blu Agra Taj East Gate will be repositioned as Radisson Collection India

The newly rebranded Radisson Hotel Group announced its expansion plans at Hotel Investment Conference South Asia (HICSA) 2018. The company aims to expand its portfolio to more than 200 hotels in operation and under development by 2022 in South Asia, where it is already a dominant international player. The group has already signed Radisson Blu Resort Visakhapatnam, Radisson Panipat City ...

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Experts debate Future of the Food Industry in India @ First Knowledge Summit 2018 by Indian Culinary Forum

One of the women-only panel moderated by Chef Manisha Bhasin was an eye opener at the ICF's First Knowledge Summit 2018

Stakeholders world over are keen on the growth oppurtunity that Indian food & beverages industry possess in the years to come. Lately, ICF Knowledge Summit 2018 organised by Indian Culinary Forum in association with TagTaste as their Knowledge partner on 29th Mar 2018 at Pullman Hotel, Aerocity, Delhi- got hundreds of business leaders, farmers, chefs, nutritionists, consultants, marketers, MNCs and entrepreneurs from across India came together ...

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Foreign tourist visiting India for Medical Value Travel doubled between 2014-2016

Medical Value Travel remains a niche and largely untapped segment in India!

The Medical and Wellness Tourism, recognised as Niche Tourism Segment in India, doubled the arrivals of foreign tourist visiting India for Medical Value Travel in recent past.  According to the information rendered by K. J. Alphons, Union Minister of State (I/C) for Tourism in a written reply in Lok Sabha today, Medical Value Foreign Tourist Arrivals stood at 1,84,298 in 2014, which more than doubled to 4,27,014 ...

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