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Assam gets investment proposals of nearly INR 70,000 crore

The first-ever Global Investors Summit in Assam saw nearly INR 70,000 crores in investment commitments in various sectors including petroleum, telecom, health and tourism, said Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal. ” Nearly 200 initial pacts worth nearly INR 70,000 crores were signed at the Advantage Assam summit. It is a very good beginning. The response […]

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Auckland Airport rewards $100,000 to growing tourism trades

Auckland Airport awarded two $50,000 grants each to two regional tourism groups as part of its fifth annual round of Tourism Development Grants. The grants, awarded to Haka Tours and EatNZ, will support both recipients to continue developing and enhancing tourism experiences that will attract international visitors in off-peak seasons. Scott Tasker, Auckland Airport’s General […]

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London to attract 520,000 Indian tourists by 2025

According to the official data released by the Mayor of London’s office, the number of Indians visiting London will increase by 90% by 2025. In the next eight years, London will see 0.52 million Indian tourists from 0.27 million visitors.   According to the data by London & Partners, the business arm of the Mayor […]

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Tourism Australia eyes 10,000 Indian tourists for 2018 Commonwealth Games

Tourism Australia is targeting the Indian market and is hoping to attract at least 10,000 tourists for the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast. Australia has always been able to attract a large number of Indian tourist, with more than 40% of Indians travelling to Australia to pay a visit to their friends and relatives. […]

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Visit Oakland releases $195,000 tourism advertising campaign

Oakland’s convention and tourism bureau has recently launched its “official destination training programme”, with an aim to impart knowledge in customer service workers and hospitality workers about the tourism products the city has to offer and turn them into brand ambassadors. The training programme has been initiated as part of Oakland’s efforts to promote the […]

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Malaysia to host SIIMA, 700,000 Indians expected

Malaysia has been selected as the host country for this year’s South Indian International Movie Awards (SIIMA) to be held in September, an event which is expected to generate over RM25million tourist revenue for the host country. Malaysia Major Events (MME) General Manager Tony Nagamaiah said, “The event is expected to bring more than 5,000 […]

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