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Indian Tourism Ministry to appoint consultants for boosting sector

8 monthes ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

Indian Ministry of Tourism is gearing up to appoint consultants for each iconic sites announced by the Financial Minister during his Budget speech of 2018-19 for 10 iconic sites.
“We have initiated the development of the iconic sites. The primary parameter for identifying these sites was footfall at these destinations. We selected 12 such sites for development including better connectivity and even more aggressive marketing of these destinations. We have had stakeholder consultations with the industry. We got their views, looked at the existing facilities and the existing gaps. Now we are...
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India taking active steps to enhance Buddhist tourism

India taking active steps to enhance Buddhist tourism

8 monthes ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

NEW DELHI: The Indian government is paving the way for Buddhists across the globe to walk in the footsteps of the Buddha.
The move is part of the tourism ministry's aim to woo 490 million Buddhist audience across the globe.
To ramp up tourism numbers, the focus, tourism minister K J Alphons said, wais on enhancing infrastructure and improving road and air connectivity. According to senior officials, while on the one hand the ministry is considering opening up new entry points into India through Sikkim and Arunachal, on the other, the civil aviation ministry has also finalised following...
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Indian tourism ministry allocates Rs 50 cores for Govardhan Parikrama

Indian tourism ministry allocates Rs 50 cores for Govardhan Parikrama

8 monthes ago   |   By Travel and Tour World

Indian tourism ministry allocates Rs 50 crore for Govardhan Parikrama in order to promote tourism.
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Abu Dhabi Airports extends City Check-In facilities to Indigo

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Part of its drive to continuously enhance customer experience, Abu Dhabi Airports announced extending City Check-In facilities to Indigo, India's largest airline. This new... Read more ...

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