Category Archives: MOT

Tourism Ministry does not have roadmap to leverage G20 opp to the max: Parliamentary Report

A parliamentary standing committee has rued the lack of a clear roadmap from the tourism ministry to leverage the opportunity presented by its G20 presidentship to increase tourist footfalls. The report of the Dept related to Parliamentary Standing Committee on Transport, Tourism & Culture stated the ministry should have set aside a budget for G20 promo activities.

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Monuments can be developed as interesting places for younger gen using AI, VR: Culture Secy

Secretary Culture, Govind Mohan said that the Ministry of Culture will develop 5 big cultural spaces in India where tourists can experience Indian music, dance performances, painting competitions, etc. He highlighted the importance of technology and said that using AI, VR and other digital techniques the monuments can be developed as more interesting places for the younger generation.

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We must profile foreign tourists coming to India and decide our target group: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in the recent post-budget webinar, said that we must profile the tourists coming to India from abroad and decide our target group. “For people living abroad who can spend more, we need to make a special strategy to bring them to India in maximum numbers. Such tourists may stay in India for a short period of time but will go after spending a lot of money,” he added.

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Ahead of GTIS, two-day government meeting to brainstorm on boosting India tourism: Reddy

Union Minister For Culture, Tourism and Development Of Northeastern Region (DoNER) said, “A two-day brainstorming meeting is scheduled to take place in February or March before the Global Travel and Tourism Summit (GTIS), during which the Ministry and state governments will discuss the necessary steps to enhance tourism in India.” 

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