boosting tourism

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  • yesterday defended striking a deal with Barcelona footballer Luis Suarez to help boost tourism after an opposition MP criticised the move to sign up a player notorious for biting rivals

    Dec 01, 2017, 08:59 IST

  • Saudi Arabia has steered a little closer to gender equality by finally allowing women the right to drive

    Sep 29, 2017, 06:09 IST

  • India and New Zealand signed an air services agreement to boost connectivity, tourism and trade between the two nations. The pact opens the doors for direct flights between the two nations. President Pranab Mukherjee, who is in New Zealand, said it will have a significant impact on the 174,000 Indians living in the island nation.

    May 02, 2016, 13:07 IST

  • China is set to build 25,000 new public toilets in 2016, as problems with public lavatories have become a major drawback in the country's tourism industry, the media reported on Monday

    Mar 14, 2016, 10:24 IST

  • In a bid to give an impetus to tourism in the state, Maharashtra government has signed an MoU with public sector RPT public sector helicopter service company Pawan Hans

    Jan 01, 2016, 15:01 IST

  • Seeking to boost tourism in Maharashtra, the government has decided to upgrade the infrastructure in the state, which will include improving the air and road connectivity, and complete revamping of the Sanjay Gandhi National Park

    Sep 30, 2015, 16:00 IST

  • The government in Jammu and Kashmir is carrying out the beautification work for the famed Dal Lake to attract more tourists to the Kashmir valley.

    Aug 25, 2015, 09:33 IST

  • The work at South-east Asia's biggest tunnel from Chenani-Nashri stretch of Jammu-Srinagar highway is going on war-footing. The 9-km long passageway is the country's first tunnel with world class 'Integrated Tunnel Control System' where ventilation, fire control, signals, communication, electric systems toiling will be fully automated.

    Jul 20, 2015, 18:42 IST

  • apan is trying to woo foreign visitors by promoting its famous tourist destinations. In a recently held `Visit Japan Asia Travel Mart 2015, an expo organized by the Japan National Tourism Organisation, many Japanese private and public sector representatives interacted with the travel agencies from Asia.

    Jul 07, 2015, 21:15 IST

  • SGNP officials to soon appoint consultant to prepare Detailed Project Report for high-quality sustainable eco-tourism concepts, in order to offer unique visitor experience as seen at parks around the world

    Jul 06, 2015, 12:01 IST

  • With the government laying emphasis on boosting inbound tourism and introducing electronic visa facility (e-Visa) for 150 countries, India is fast becoming a popular destination amongst foreigners, according to a recent study

    Jun 23, 2015, 19:14 IST

  • The rains transform our home state into a sea of green. Sadly, our authorites need to do a lot more to ensure that
    our forts, valleys and stunning landscapes get more mileage. We get the experts to spell out a monsoon master plan

    Jun 11, 2015, 08:40 IST

  • Superstar Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Baby' and Hrithik Roshan's 'Bang Bang' have encouraged tourism in Abu Dhabi, the capital of United Arab Emirates, according to its Film Commission

    Jun 03, 2015, 08:29 IST

  • Introduction of e-Visa at nine airports across the country would boost inbound tourism in the upcoming season and attract more overseas tourists, a leading travel operatorsaid on Thursday.

    Jul 10, 2014, 18:27 IST

  • If the civic body implants its new parking policy, parking rates in the island city on weekends will be one-fourth of what they are on weekdays -- a move that is sure to unleash traffic chaos on Saturdays and Sundays

    Sep 27, 2013, 01:43 IST

  • Kate Middleton's topless picture scandal has bolstered interest in the French estate where she was photographed � because wealthy tourists are desperate to stay there.

    Oct 16, 2012, 06:36 IST

  • In order to boost tourism in Solapur district, the state ordered Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) plans to introduce a new pilgrimage circuit on the Solapur-Akkalkot-Tuljapur- Pandharpur route.

    Aug 22, 2012, 08:38 IST

  • Newly launched Golden Chariot was the cynosure of all eyes at the Asia Luxury Travel Mart in Shanghai

    Sep 06, 2010, 08:11 IST

  • The idea that India could be a sporting destination for tourists might sound a bit illogical to many, but there are some who believe it is a huge market still untapped.

    Jul 29, 2009, 08:44 IST

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