Tag: Mizoram

OTM 2019 emerges as the largest travel trade show in India again

Participants from 50+ Countries and many Indian States and Union Territories exhibited their destinations at OTM 2019, held at the Bombay Exhibition Centre from January 23 to 25. OTM 2019 had 1,000+ exhibitors, including National and State Tourism Organisations, State Tourism Boards, Hotels, Airlines, Destination Marketing Companies and other suppliers serving leisure as well as […]

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Mizoram to be developed as ‘bamboo State’, says Dr Jitendra Singh

Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh addressing a press conference at Aizawl, Mizoram said, the government is committed to develop Mizoram as the ‘Bamboo State of India’. Dr Jitendra Singh said that the State of […]

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Mizoram seeks central assistance for development of tourism

The Union Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge), Culture (Independent Charge) and Civil Aviation, Dr Mahesh Sharma held a meeting with the Tourism Minister of Mizoram, John Rotluangliana in New Delhi. The Tourism Minister of Mizoram met the Union Tourism Minister to seek central assistance for development of tourism in the state of Mizoram. […]

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Ministry of Tourism decides to promote Rural Tourism in India

The Union Ministry of Tourism sanctioned 15 Rural Tourism sites for an amount of Rs 436.29 lakh during the year 2012-13. Similarly during 2013-14, 17 Rural Tourism sites for an amount of Rs 9.44 lakh were sanctioned and for 2014-15, four Rural Tourism sites received fund of Rs 131.05 lakh. The states in which the […]

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India to sponsor WTM Buyers’ Club

World Travel Market London 2015 is delighted to announce India Tourism as the sponsor of its prestigious WTM Buyers’ Club as it looks to promote India to the global travel industry as a safe and year-round luxury destination. In 2014, 7.7 million tourists visited India, a growth of more than 10% from just under seven […]

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Projects undertaken in Mizoram to boost tourism

11 projects are in progress under the Five Year Plan in order to strengthen the economy through development in tourism. These include the tourist destinations Chakhang, Niawhtlang, Chawngte, Convention Centre at Berawtlang, among others. Additionally, the Ministry of Tourism has approved of the financial requirements for the establishment of the Institute of Hotel Management at Aizwal. […]

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Mizoram and UK boost bilateral cooperation

Mizoram and the UK are to boost bilateral relations in various sectors. British High Commissioner to India Sir James Bevan said the UK government and the Indian state of Mizoram would work together in the field of tourism, sports, education, power and exploration of mineral resources. He expressed hope British companies would be interested to help Mizoram […]

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