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State is equipped to handle matter concerning tourism industry, CM reacts to Taxi strike

State is equipped to handle matter concerning tourism industry, CM reacts to Taxi strike

Panaji: Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant on Saturday said that state is equipped to handle matters concerning the tourism industry in the wake of tourist taxi strike, which entered second day. Tourist Taxi operators have…

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एबीपी न्यूजचा बेस्ट गोवा ब्रैंड गोवा पर्यटनला, पर्यटनमंत्र्यांनी स्वीकारला पुरस्कार

एबीपी न्यूजचा बेस्ट गोवा ब्रैंड गोवा पर्यटनला, पर्यटनमंत्र्यांनी स्वीकारला पुरस्कार

पणजी: गोव्यात येणाऱ्या देशी आणि विदेशी पर्यटकांसाठी आवश्यक सोयी सुविधा उपलब्ध करून गोव्यातील पर्यटनाला जागतिक पातळीवर नेल्या बद्दल एबीपी न्यूजचा बेस्ट गोवा ब्रैंड पुरस्कार गोवा पर्यटनने पटकावला. पणजी येथे आज पार पडलेल्या दिमाखदार सोहळ्यात उपमुख्यमंत्री…

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GoaMiles is now Goa government’s licensed  app based taxi service

GoaMiles is now Goa government’s licensed  app based taxi service

Panjim,  August 1: The State Transport Authority  under the Department  of Transport,  Govt. of Goa has  granted approval for operations of GoaMiles app  based taxi service in accordance with the Guidelines for App Taxi operators…

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‘Be more watchful, Don’t let it repeat’, Goa Airport Director over tourists sleeping at gates incident

‘Be more watchful, Don’t let it repeat’, Goa Airport Director over tourists sleeping at gates incident

Vasco: Airport Authority of India (AAI) on Monday asked its concerned officials to be more watchful after picture of several passengers sleeping at the departure gate of Goa Airport went viral, giving it a look…

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Union tourism minister Pralhad Singh Patel assures support from centre for tourism project’s in Goa

Union tourism minister Pralhad Singh Patel assures support from centre for tourism project’s in Goa

Delhi: The Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Tourism, *Mr. Prahlad Singh Patel* today assured all support from the Central ministry to Goa’s tourism infrastructure projects and has agreed to visit Goa for commissioning the…

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GTDC’s Sunday Monsoon Trekking Expeditions commence from 23rd June 2019.

GTDC’s Sunday Monsoon Trekking Expeditions commence from 23rd June 2019.

Panjim: This Sunday (23rd June 2019), the GTDC weekly monsoon trek heads to Zadani along the banks of River Mhadei. According to local legends, Zadani was a thriving village around 800years ago. However, for reasons…

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Tourism body worried over decreasing tourism footfalls

Tourism body worried over decreasing tourism footfalls

Panaji: While expressing worries over the decreasing footfalls of foreign visitors, Goa’s tourism stakeholders in their ‘white paper’ has suggested various corrective measures to the State government, which includes reduction in taxes which makes the…

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Government to provide protection to app-based taxi service

Government to provide protection to app-based taxi service

Panaji: Goa government on Tuesday announced that it would provide full protection to the App-based Taxi service in the State, which has been facing violence from traditional (taxi) operators. State chief minister Pramod Sawant told…

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Closure of dudhsagar tourist circuit

Closure of dudhsagar tourist circuit

Wildlife and Eco-Tourism, North  Goa Forest Department  has informed that Dudhsagar falls tourism circuit located in Bhagwan Mahaveer National Park Mollem is closed to the tourist with effect from June 11, 2019 concern upon onset…

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Goa looks for course correction as foreign tourists on decline

Goa looks for course correction as foreign tourists on decline

Tourism Minister Manohar Ajogankar May 27 said the state government was hopeful that the trend will be reversed in the upcoming tourist season beginning post-monsoon. In the wake of almost ten per cent slide in…