Tag: KJ Alphons

India gearing up to be one of the top hubs for cruise tourism

To realise the full potentiality of cruise tourism in India, Nitin Gadkari, Minister of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways, Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation recently chaired an interactive session of various stakeholders of the travel and tourism trade in Mumbai to formulate an action plan, in the presence of KJ Alphons, Minister of […]

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India tourism organises ‘Incredible India’ roadshows in the US

In order to woo the American travellers and showcase the varied tourism destinations of India, the Indian government organised roadshows in four US cities. The ‘Incredible India’ roadshow was held in New York, Chicago, Houston and St Louis from June 18 to 22. During the roadshow, American travel enthusiasts walked through various tourist destinations digitally […]

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Ministry of Tourism collaborates with Google India for 360° VR campaign

Recently, the Ministry of Tourism in collaboration with Google India launched a 360° virtual reality (VR) experience video on the Incredible India campaign. KJ Alphons, Minister of State for Tourism (I/C) stated the project was aimed at showcasing the country as an “iconic destination.” “India is an iconic destination that offers unique experiences of climate, […]

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Cox & Kings celebrates 260th Anniversary with series of events and offers

                Akansha Pandey | New Delhi Marking its 260th Anniversary, Cox and Kings, world’s oldest travel company recently hosted a glitzy evening gala which saw the who’s who of India’s travel and hospitality fraternity, diplomats and several business leaders in New Delhi. On the momentous occasion, a special […]

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Stakeholders need to collaborate for North East tourism promotion: KJ Alphons

The Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, in association with the North Eastern States has organised the sixth International Tourism Mart (ITM) in Guwahati, Assam. Speaking at the event, Rashmi Verma, Secretary, Ministry of Tourism, said that government is paying all the more attention to the promotion of tourism to North Eastern states. To capitalise […]

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