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All donations towards the Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund (PMNRF) are notified for 100% deduction from taxable income under Section 80(G) of the Income Tax Act, 1961| Minister met Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, N. Chandrababu Naidu (25-08-2014) | Minister addresses National Symposium on Manufacturing and Best Practices to Improve the Business Environment in Bhubaneswar, Odisha | Minister makes a statement in Lok Sabha on India's Stand in the WTO (05.08.2014) | Minister meets Penny Pritzker, US Secretary of Commerce (31.07.2014) | Minister meets Sunil Bahadur Thapa, Minister of Commerce and Supplies, Nepal (31.07.2014) | Minister meets Kazuyoshi Akaba, State Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan (31.07.2014) | Exports during June '14 were US$ 26.48 bn which was 10.22 % higher than US$ 24.02 bn during June 2013. | Minister accompanies Hon'ble Prime Minister as part of official delegation to 6th BRICS Summit in Brazil (13.07.2014) | Commerce Secretary Inaugurates India Show in Japan (2.7.2014) | MEP for Onion increased to US$ 500 (2.7.2014) | Minister met the Commerce & Industry Minister of China, Mr.Gao Hucheng, at Beijing, in China (30.6.14)

Welcome to the official website of Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India

The Ministry of Tourism, is the nodal agency for the formulation of national policies and programmes and for the co-ordination of activities of various Central Government Agencies, State Governments/UTs and the Private Sector for the development and promotion of tourism in the country.This Ministry is headed by the Union Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge).

The Ministry of Tourism is running a scheme under which National Tourism Awards are given to Travel Agents and Tour Operators including best Adventure Tour Operator, best Domestic Tour Operator, most Innovative Tour Operator ,Best Mice Operator, Tourist Transport Operator, best Hotels in the different categories, Outstanding performers in Publishing, etc. Awards are also given to the meritorious students of the institutes of Hotel Management and Indian Institute of Tourism & Travel Management.

National Tourism Awards

The Ministry of Tourism is running a scheme under which National Tourism Awards are given to Travel Agents and Tour Operators including best Adventure Tour Operator, best Domestic Tour Operator, most Innovative Tour Operator ,Best Mice Operator, Tourist Transport Operator, best Hotels in the different categories, Outstanding performers in Publishing, etc. Awards are also given to the meritorious students of the institutes of Hotel Management and Indian Institute of Tourism & Travel Management.

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