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Amendments in rules for e-Tourist & e-Business Visa to India

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As per the existing norms, the applicant can apply for all sub-categories of e-Visa 120 days in advance prior to expected date of arrival in India and validity of e-Visa is counted from the date of first entry into India. Since the validity of Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) issued is presently 120 days, if a […]

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MoT’s guidelines for approval of OTAs to be rolled out by December end

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For assurance of quality service delivery to the customer by the OTA The Ministry of Tourism has formulated the guidelines for approval/re-approval of Online Travel Aggregators (OTAs) to ensure that there are adequate safeguards against deficiency of service, alternate arrangements if needed and punitive deterrence. This is a voluntary scheme open to bonafide OTAs to […]

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First-ever Swadesh Darshan Project inaugurated in Nagaland

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The “Development of Tribal Circuit: Peren-Kohima-Wokha Project” was inaugurated by Neiphiu Rio, Chief Minister of Nagaland, in the presence of KJ Alphons, Union Minister of State (I/C) for Tourism and H Khehovi Yepthomi, Advisor for Tourism, Art & Culture, Government of Nagaland at Kisama Heritage Village in Nagaland recently. The project “Development of Tribal Circuit: […]

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200 adventure travel stakeholders attend AdventureNEXT India in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh

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The Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA), in support with Madhya Pradesh Tourism; Ministry of Tourism, Government of India and Knowledge Partner – Adventure Tour Operators Association of India (ATOAI) successfully hosted the maiden AdventureNEXT event in Asia in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. Themed “Pulse of Tomorrow,” nearly 200 attendees including global buyers, international/national media representatives, sellers […]

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Ministry of Tourism announces dates of 7th ITM in Agartala two days ahead of the event

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The Ministry of Tourism (MoT), Government of India, in association with the Department of Tourism, Government of Tripura and the North Eastern States will be organising the International Tourism Mart in Agartala, Tripura from November 22-24, 2018 at the Pragna Bhawan. Though the destination for 7th ITM was clear from quite some time, the dates […]

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ITDC posts significant 19.05 cr profit in half yearly (2018-19) results

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India Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC) registered a total turnover of INR 169.72 cr in H1 ending September 2018. This was announced in the Board of Directors’ meeting of the company on November 14, 2018, at the group’s flagship hotel, The Ashok, New Delhi. The Profit Before Tax (PBT) of INR 19.05 cr was achieved during […]

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Two North East circuits under Swadesh Darshan Scheme inaugurated in Arunachal Pradesh

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Two important projects under Swadesh Darshan Scheme of Ministry of Tourism, Government of India were inaugurated at PTSO Lake in Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh. These projects are “Development of North East Circuits: Bhalukpong – Bomdila – Tawang Project & Nafra – Seppa – Pappu, Pasa, Pakke Valleys – Sangdupota – New Sagalee – Ziro – Yomcha […]

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Special offer for IATO members to exhibit in ITM; Najeeb briefs on Kerala’s upcoming Tourism Trade Act

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Akansha Pandey | New Delhi Addressing the members at the General House Meeting of the Indian Association of Tour Operators (IATO), Subhash Goyal, General Secretary and Chairman, FAITH said that a special pricing has been finalised for the members of the apex body of the inbound tour operators to exhibit at India Tourism Mart (ITM) […]

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MoT targets to upgrade Sarnath for inbound Buddhist travellers by Jan 2019; Gadkari assures four-lane roads

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Akansha Pandey | New Delhi “Eyeing to dramatically increase the numbers,” in the words of KJ Alphons, Minister of State for Tourism, Government of India, the Ministry of Tourism (MoT) will be spending Rs. 70 crore, utilising the funds of Swadesh Darshan scheme, to upgrade Sarnath in the next six months i.e. by January 2019, […]

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350 foreign buyers including media to attend industry-led ITM 2018 from Sept 16-18

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Akansha Pandey | New Delhi The Ministry of Tourism (MoT) announced today that the maiden edition of India Tourism Mart (ITM) will be held from September 16 to 18, 2018 at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi, in association with Federation of Associations in Indian Tourism & Hospitality (FAITH), states and union territories. The India Convention Promotion […]

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