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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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MoT bats for Cuisine as a Niche Tourism product; starts degree programmes and research in culinary arts

The Minister of State for Tourism (I/C) and Electronics &Information Technology, Alphons Kannanthanam at the signing ceremony of MoU between Indian Cultural Institute and Indira Gandhi National Tribal University, Amarkhantak, in New Delhi on April 24, 2018.

With Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed between the Indian Culinary Institute (ICI), an autonomous body under the Ministry of Tourism, and Indira Gandhi National Tribal University (IGNTU), Amarkantak in New Delhi on 24 April 2018, young aspirants now will have a distinct avenue to put India Cuisine on top of the globe. The main objective of setting up of the ICI was ...

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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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Varun Dhawan loved skills learnt as hotel management trainees@ Radisson Blu Dwarka- New Delhi

Still from ‘October’ – starring Varun Dhawan and Banita Sandhu in lead roles of Dan and Shiuli respectively being shot at Radisson Blu Dwarka- New Delhi under supervision of master craftsmen Shoojit Sircar.

The glamorous Hospitality Industry present brilliant opportunities for youngsters to excel, if they could live through the challenges early in life faced as management trainees. The recent Bollywood movie shot at Radisson Blu Dwarka- New Delhi, an upper upscale hotel located in the heart of New Delhi’s Dwarka, shows real intricacies faced by the trainees in the hospitality industry and would make every ...

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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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ITDC and Jamia Millia Islamia University to jointly conduct hospitality programmes

ITDC join hands with Jamia Millia Islamia University to start with 60 seats each in B.Voc and Diploma in Hospitality Programmes. CMD, ITDC and Vice Chancellor, JMI during the signing of the MoU.

India Tourism Development Corporation Ltd. (ITDC) hospitality major under the aegis of the Ministry of Tourism, Govt of India has today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Jamia Millia Islamia, a Central University to jointly offer a Three-year Bachelors of Vocation (B.Voc) in Food Production and One year  Diploma in Hospitalitythrough The Ashok Institute of Hospitality and Tourism Management ...

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Goa to be Developed as Tourism Cum Cargo Hub: Suresh Prabhu

Union Minister for Civil Aviation Suresh Prabhu addressing media persons at Dabolim Airport, Goa on 16 April 2018

Central government in the collaboration with state government and private partners is working on to promote Goa as a tourism destination as well as a cargo hub, stated Union Minister for Civil Aviation Suresh Prabhu. He was addressing media persons at Dabolim Airport, Goa after the inspection of ongoing renovation work. Union Minister of State for AYUSH (I/C) Shripad Naik, ...

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Chambal Expressway connecting Delhi-Mumbai Expressway to boost real estate prices in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan

Roads to Wealth! Chambal Expressway connecting Delhi-Mumbai Expressway to boost real estate prices in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan. Also- India has recently  embarked on a phased e-way Bill System for Inter-State movement of goods from 1st April 2018, which promises transporters  host of new enabling provision for the logistics players.

Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Shipping, Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Nitin Gadkari has announced development of a new highway alignment between Delhi and Mumbai. A sum of one lakh crore rupees will be spent on this expressway. The Minister also disclosed plans for a Chambal Expressway which would be connected to this Delhi-Mumbai Expressway, and ...

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ixigo deploys new artificial intelligence’ algorithms and filters to offer customised hotel options

Hoping to bring in game changing option  to offer customised hotel options- ixigo has brought in many new filters for ease of booking a hotel. Seen in picture is an interesting creative ixigo used to gel with International Yoga Day. IDY  has also proved to be a game change as to put India as the World's most sought after wellness destination.

ixigo, India’s leading travel marketplace, has announced the launch of an all new hotel booking platform in a revamped avtaar. With its renewed interface, the platform makes hotel search and booking a seamless process and offers a more personalised experience for people across various travel genres. Launched in 2007, ixigo allows one to compare and book from 120+ travel suppliers and ...

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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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