Tag: Tourism Sector

2022 Union Budget At A Glance
Tourism Sector Gets Rs 2400 Cr In Budget; Some Relief For Hospitality Sector

Union Culture and Tourism Minister G Kishan Reddy said, "I am grateful to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman for an 'Atmanirbhar Bharat ka Budget'. As India celebrates 75 years of Independence with Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, we are entering Amrit Kaal and this budget presents a blueprint for India at 100."

  • Tuesday, 01 February 2022
Odisha to set up 1,000-acre land bank, hotels to boost tourism

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government will soon create a land bank of 1,000 acres and attract more investment in hotel industry to develop tourism sector, Tourism Secretary Mona Sharma  said today. With the state witnessing growth of more than nine percent in Tourism sector, the state government is stressing more on development of hotel industry. In this […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
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Egypt pitches for more travellers from India as tourism picks up

New Delhi: A string of violent incidents in the past six years have dealt a serious blow to Egypt’s tourism sector, but there has been an upswing in the number of visitors owing to the improved security situation and various steps taken by the government, a visiting tourism official has said. “It is undeniable that […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Iconic tourism sites: Patnaik expresses disappointment over omission of Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Wednesday expressed disappointment over the omission of Odisha from the Centre’s list of 17 iconic tourism sites and sought the inclusion of at least two important tourist places of the state. Patnaik said Odisha houses a mesmerising array of tourism sites, from ancient to modern and from manmade marvels to […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
COVID19 Impact: Lack Of Foreign Tourists Cost Italy $3.5 Billion

Rome: A lack of foreign tourists in Italy this month has cost the country more than 3 billion euros ($3.5 billion) in lost revenue in the hospitality, food, transportation, entertainment and retail sectors, according to a report. The report released on Sunday by the National Confederation of Farmers (Coldiretti) said that in July 2019, “over […]

  • Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Tourism Sector May Open In Odisha Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Puri: With an aim to bring back economy on track amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Odisha government is working on a concrete master plan for development of tourism sector which provides livelihood support to lakhs of people in the State. Official sources said development of the tourism infrastructure in Konark remains a priority and steps are […]

  • Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Hit Hard By Covid-19, Odisha Tourism Sector Limping Back To Normalcy

Bhubaneswar: The tourism sector in Odisha which was hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic, has started limping back to normalcy with the relaxation of restrictions and opening of major temples and tourist destinations across the State. The Puri-Konark marine drive, the most sought after holiday destination which witnessed a deserted look throughout the year due […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021