PM Modi inaugurates YashoBhoomi convention centre
Prime Minster Narendra Modi launched the first phase of the International Convention and Expo Centre (IICC), YashoBhoomi, in Delhi’s Dwarka on his birthday (September 17). YashoBhoomi is going to be one of the world’s largest MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, and Exhibitions) facilities with a project area of over 8.9 lakh square metres and a total built-up area of more than 1.8 lakh square metres.The main auditorium is the plenary hall for the convention centre and is equipped with a seating capacity of around 6,000 guests.
Air India introduces integrated self-baggage drop self-check-in facility
Air India has introduced an integrated self-baggage drop and self-kiosk check-in service at Terminal 3 Delhi airport for domestic and international flights, becoming the first Indian carrier to do so. The service is currently available for all Australia-bound flights as well as all for all flights within India. Air India guests are now able to enjoy a seamless digital process to print boarding passes and baggage tags and drop bags on their own, obviating the need to check in over the counters.
Tourism activities are in full swing in Kerala
Tourism activities across Kerala are moving ahead safely and normally with all events including the Champions Boat League (CBL) taking place as per schedule, marking the commencement of the high inbound season, State Tourism Minister Shri P A Mohamed Riyas said. The situation is well under control in a few pockets of Kozhikode district from where some cases of Nipah virus infection were reported, thanks to coordinated and foolproof containment measures taken on a war footing, the Minister said.
ATOAI’s Adventure Tourism Roadshow comes to Delhi
ATOAI has announced that the third Seminar & Adventure Tourism Roadshow will take place in New Delhi on September 21, 2023 with support from the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. The ATOAI Seminar & Adventure Tourism Roadshow is open to all travel industry professionals and encourages collaboration, networking and partnership-building.
“Today the nation has gotten the International Exhibition Centre YashoBhoomi. The kind of work is done here, it displays the penances of my Vishwakarma brothers. I declare this centre to every Vishwakarma of the nation. The Convention Centre is going to be helpful to the Vishwakarmas. This will be a vibrant centre to make Indian art and handicrafts reach the global level. This will play a huge role in making local products global.The way the spine is essential in our body – same way our Vishwakarmas are essential for society. Everyday life is unimaginable without them.”
– Shri Narendra Modi, Honourable Prime Minister of India