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Singapore Tourism Board & Foodhall bring the ‘Singapore Food Festival 2021’ to India with Line-Up of Hybrid Events

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01 September 2021: Singapore Tourism Board (STB), together with lifestyle food destination Foodhall India, is bringing the Singapore Food Festival (SFF), the highly anticipated annual celebration of Singaporean cuisine, to India this year. Now in its 28th year, the SFF has become an established fixture on the global tourist calendar. But, with COVID-19 restricting travel,…

Ministry of Tourism has identified Eco-Tourism as one of the Niche Tourism areas: G. Kishan Reddy

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09 August 2021: Ministry of Tourism has recognized the immense potential of sustainable tourism in becoming a source of sustainable livelihoods and achieving the SDGs. The Ministry of Tourism has accordingly formulated a Draft National Strategy and Roadmap for Sustainable Tourism with focus on ecotourism. In order to make the document more comprehensive, Ministry of…

Ministry of Tourism has sanctioned 3 projects under Swadesh Darshan in Gujarat: G. Kishan Reddy

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06 August 2021:The Ministry of Tourism under its scheme ‘Swadesh Darshan’ sanctions thematic projects pertaining to infrastructure development. The projects are identified for development in consultation with the State Governments/Union Territory Administrations and are sanctioned subject to availability of funds, submission of suitable Detailed Project Reports, adherence to scheme guidelines and utilization of funds released…

India gets its 40th UNESCO World Heritage Site – Dholavira in Gujarat

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30 July 2021: India’s nomination of Dholavira, the Harappan City in the Rann of Kutch, Gujarat has been inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage list. India submitted the nomination dossier for Dholavira: A Harappan City to the World Heritage Centre in January, 2020. The site was on the UNESCO’s tentative list since 2014. Dholavira: a Harappan…

India gets its 39th World Heritage Site – Rudreswara Temple (Ramappa Temple), Palampet, Warangal, Telangana

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28 July 2021: In yet another landmark achievement, India’s nomination of Rudreswara Temple, (also known as the Ramappa Temple) at Palampet, Dist: Mulugu, Near Warangal in Telangana has been inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage list. The decision was taken at the 44th session of the World Heritage Committee of UNESCO. Ramappa Temple, a 13th century…

KEMA Organises ‘Togetherness Project’ – A New Ray of Hope for the Event Management Industry

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15 July 2021: As the nation grapples with the mayhem caused by the Covid-19, the Indian event and exhibition market is bound to experience a INR One lakh crore hit this quarter. The prevailing scenario put everyone, right from the artists to the organisers, in a baffled state of mind. Another study says that Indian…

SITE India to Organise Virtual ‘Incentive Summit 2021’ on 29-30 July 2021

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08 July 2021: In building back better of our industry, SITE India invites the global incentive industry to collaborate to SITE India Incentive Summit 2021- (Virtual) on 29-30 July 2021. The incentive travel industry is now more attuned to new realities through its relentless efforts in adapting to change. SITE India leans itself into this…

Superworld To Host First Social Impact NFT Exhibition In Augmented Reality

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04 July 2021: SuperWorld, the virtual world in Augmented Reality (AR), announced its partnership with and participation in the Flint Water Festival (July 2-4). The festival, now in its sixth year, is dedicated to raising funds and awareness to provide safe water for communities affected by the water crisis-both in Flint and abroad-through the charitable…