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Usher in New Year like millennials with Made in India spirit from Chandon

Brut, Rosé and Délice from Chandon India

Chandon on the occasion of its 5th anniversary in India is set to add one more world-class, premium quality sparkling offering in its product line-up in the form of a new SKU. It was in the late 1950s, Moet&Chandon, the world’s leading Champagne House since 1743, began exploring the potential for producing world-class sparkling wines outside of the Champagne region, under the ‘Chandon’ name. The ...

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Siris, Evergreen acquire Travelport, deal valued at $4.4 billion

Evergreen Coast Capital Corp

Travelport Worldwide, a leading travel technology company, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by affiliates of Siris Capital Group  and Evergreen Coast Capital (“Evergreen”) in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $4.4 billion. Evergreen is the private equity affiliate of Elliott Management Corporation (“Elliott”). Under the terms of the agreement, Siris and Evergreen will acquire ...

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Need is to strengthen link between tourism, culture and local community stakeholders: UNWTO/UNESCO Conference

Cultural Tourism Sustains Communities and Living Heritage

The third cultural tourism conference (3-5 December) organised jointly between the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) concluded today in Istanbul, Turkey. Participants declared their support for cultural tourism as a driver for safeguarding living heritage, catalyzing creativity in cities, and spreading tourism’s socioeconomic benefits to all. A key conclusion from the ...

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Fostering public-private museum collaboration- Indian Railways Signs an MoU with Madame Tussauds Wax Museum

National Rail Museum (NRM)

Ministry of Railways’ National Rail Museum (NRM) and Madame Tussauds Wax Museum New Delhi join hands together to provide an amazing combo offer to Delhi NCR tourists. As a part of the collaboration, a special discount of 35% on ticket prices will be offered to NRM visitors when they visit Madame Tussauds Museum. Similarly, Madame Tussauds Wax Museum visitors will ...

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SATTE Awards 2019 3rd edition categories and nominations open till 15th December 2018

Nominations for SATTE 2019 awards

SATTE Awards organised by UBM India alongside SATTE Exhibition is all set for its 3rd Edition to be held on 17th January 2019 in Greater Noida, to honour the best of the Travel & Tourism industry. SATTE Awards 2019 features the following categories Categories Sub-Category Innovation in Hotel Design 1. Luxury 2. Boutique 3. Budget 4. Heritage Innovation in Hotel ...

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‘Australia is second most preferred destination for higher education for Indian students’

President of India- Ram Nath Kovind

President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, reached Melbourne on November 23, 2018 on the third day of his visit to Australia. He addressed students and members of the academic community at the University of Melbourne. The topic of his address was “Australia and India as Knowledge Partners”. Speaking on the occasion, the President said the India-Australia knowledge partnership rests on two pillars: ...

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Commemorative coin and postage stamps to commemorate remembrance of 100 years of the historical Jallianwalla Bagh massacre on 13th April, 2019

Amritsar, Punjab

Government of India has decided to mark the remembrance of 100 years of the historical Jallianwalla Bagh Massacre next year. The Minister of State for Culture, Mahesh Sharma visited the Jallianwalla Bagh in Amritsar, Punjab on 23 November 2018 along with Minister of State (IC) for Housing and Urban Affairs, Hardeep Singh Puri and officials from ASI and NBCC to review the ...

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Indian Railways has deployed First Aid & medical facilities at all Railway Stations

Life saving medical equipments with Indian Railways

Ministry of Railways is providing the First Aid emergency care & medical facilities at all Railway Stations and in all passenger carrying trains for which Medical Boxes containing wide range of medicines, dressing materials, consumables, oxygen cylinder and delivery kit. The above mentioned items are available with the Train Superintendent/Guard and Station Master/Station Superintendents as recommended by the expert doctors ...

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Luxury is elixir of life: Expert Constellation of stars @ Iconic 2018

CEO RHC Jyoti Mayal

In its third edition, awards and infotainment under the Iconic brand floated by Jyoti Mayal reached a level that stakeholders across brand spectrum of industries watch out to be part of the said event. The night of 19 September 2018 witness a constellation from a wide gamut of different allied industries gathered in New Delhi at the fabulous Iconic evening ...

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Culture Ministry revives National Museum Research Bulletin after a gap of 16 years for benefit of youth

File Picture of a meeting among The Minister of State to the Federal Chancellor and Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media, Federal Republic of Germany, Monika Grutters meeting the Minister of State for Culture (I/C) and Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Dr. Mahesh Sharma, in New Delhi on September 17, 2018.

The Minister of State for Culture (Independent Charge) and Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Mahesh Sharma released two important publications of the National Museum, Sindhu Ghati Sabhyata:Ek Parichay (Hindi) and the National Museum Research Bulletin Number 10: Special issue (In House Publication), in New Delhi on 17 September 2018. The National Museum Research Bulletin has been revived after a long gap of 16 years. ...

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PATA Youth Symposium inspires the next generation of tourism leaders in Langkawi, Malaysia

next generation of tourism leaders

The PATA Youth Symposium, hosted by the Langkawi Development Authority (LADA) and the Alumni Association of UiTM Students’ Representative Council (PIMPIN) in collaboration with the PATA Malaysia Chapter, Tourism Malaysia and Langkawi UNESCO Global Geopark, took place on September 12, 2018 on the first day of PATA Travel Mart 2018 with the theme ‘Inspiring Tourism Leaders of Tomorrow’. Organised by ...

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Renaissance debut stylish, smart & contemporary All-Day dinning Lake View Cafe @ Mumbai

Nicholas Dumbbell, GM at Renaissance Mumbai along with Miss Supranational India 2018 Aditi Hundia and Miss Universe India 2018 Neha Chudasama at launch of LVC in Mumbai

Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel hosted a grand opening of ‘Lake View Café’ on Saturday night of 1st September 2018 with splendid style, delectable food, and exotic drinks alongside a spellbinding Fashion Soiree by designers Tasneem Merchant and Asif Merchant. The party rolled out the invite-only Red Carpet, which marked the presence of Showstopper Malavika Mohanan for Tasneem Merchant and fashionistas ...

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