Public Relations : Travel and Tourism
Kerala's Department of Tourism spearheads one of the most successful tourism campaigns in the world - one that has made the moniker 'God's Own Country' recognised and acknowledged around the world. The tiny coastal state of Kerala which attracts travellers from around the world for its scenic beauty, hospitality and rich cultural heritage has been ranked among the Ten Paradises of the World by the National Geographic Travellerwww.keralatourism.org
Kerala Travel Mart (KTM) 2014, held in Kochi from September 18-20, showcasedKerala as Asia's new age destination and a super brand of India's tourism. KTM is the best platform to interact face to face and do business with an unmatched range of sellers and entrepreneurs in global tourism market.www.keralatravelmart.org
Intersight Tours, based in Kochi, is one of the India's leading travel and tourism management companies recognised by Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. It is also a three-time winner of state tourism award for the best inbound tour operator of Kerala.www.intersighttours.com
Bekal Resorts Development Corporation (BRDC) is a one-of-its-kind tourism promotion venture in India that envisages the creation of a new, integrated tourist destination with comprehensive infrastructure, holiday resorts and every possible service support. The Bekal project offers a variety of sound investment opportunities, including infrastructure, leisure, hospitality and destination management and provides world-class holiday facilities.www.bekal.org
Spiritual leader Mata Amritanandamayi's 60th birthday was celebrated in September 2013 with a number of programmes, including a world peace prayer, global summit on development, launch of voluntary service projects and seminars on knowledge and spirituality.
The Coir Board, a statutory body that functions under the Union Ministry for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, marked its 60th year in 2013 with a number of programmes culminating in the diamond jubilee celebrations in November.
Kerala Artisans' Development Corporation (KADCO) put up a magnificent stall at the Indian Fashion Jewellery & Accessories Show (IFJAS), a three-day event in Greater Noida in July 2014. KADCO, which functions under the Government of Kerala, has items ranging from nano to big in five broad categories of artisanship at the IFJAS.