Virendra Singh Rawat Lucknow / Jan 30, 2019
India received the Award of Excellence for ‘Best in Show’ at the New York Times Travel Show (NYTTS) 2019.
The largest travel show in North America was held during 25-27 January in New York, USA. The award was presented to union tourism secretary Yogendra Tripathi during the Closing Bell Ceremony at the New York Stock Exchange.
The union tourism ministry had participated as the ‘Presenting Partner’ in the NYTTS 2019 organised at Jacob K Javits Centre, New York to scale up tourism promotional efforts in the US, enhance India’s visibility and upscale its share of US Outbound travel market.
Several India centric activities were also organised including ‘Focus on India’ and consumer seminars, cultural performances, culinary demonstration, food tasting etc. The Indian delegation interacted with leading local travel professionals and sought their support in positioning India in the US.