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Tourism Ministry Invites Entries For National Tourism Awards 2018-19

The Ministry of Tourism, Government of India has invited applications from individuals and organisations for excellence in the field of tourism. National Tourism Awards are presented in various segments of the travel and tourism industry such as State Governments / Union Territories, classified hotels, heritage hotels, approved travel agents, tour operators and tourist Continue Reading

Govt warns of re-imposing Covid-19 restrictions as tourists flock to hill stations

The Union Health Ministry on Tuesday said that it can re-impose restrictions again if Covid protocols not complied with, reports Mint. During a press conference, Joint Secretary Lav Agarwal said that the people travelling to hill stations were not following Covid-appropriate behaviour. “We can nullify the ease in restrictions again if protocols not complied Continue Reading

Draft National Strategy: Stakeholders upset with proposal to include National MICE Bureau as a division of ITDC

By releasing three draft strategies with roadmaps to promote India as a rural and medical tourism destination and to position it as a place for conferences, meetings and exhibitions, the Ministry of Tourism (MoT) has made its intent very clear. But a lot depends on adoption of a pragmatic approach to make these segments truly […]Continue Reading