Plans for new projects to be unveiled soon to give boost to hospitality and tourism industry in Goa

Date:
01.06.2017


Plans for new projects to be unveiled soon to give boost to hospitality and tourism industry in Goa: Ajgaonkar
 
Goa to be promoted as Destination for Exhibitions and Fairs
 
Panjim, June 1:The Hon’ble Minister for Tourism, Govt. of Goa, Mr.  Manohar Ajgaonkar today impressed on the importance for promoting Goa as an International Destination for Exhibitions and Fairs to boost tourism and the hospitality industry in the State.
 
Inaugurating  the   31st edition  of Food Hospitality  World (FHW)  Expo at the Dr S. P. Mukherjee Indoor Stadium at Bambolim today,  Mr. Ajgaonkar said, “It will be the endeavour  of the Government  of Goa through the Department  of Tourism  to  provide the right infrastructure and platform  for  MICE tourism  in Goa  where  such mega  exhibitions and  fairs  of  national and international repute are held for the benefit of  tourism stakeholders in Goa.”

 
Mr. Ajgaonkar revealed plans being drawn up by the Department of Tourism, Govt. of Goa for initiating various projects in the State which will be tabled in the House in the forthcoming sessions of the Goa Legislative Assembly.
 
Chef Ranjeet Pandey, president, Goa Culinary Forum and Mohan Deshpande, President, Hospitality Purchase Managers' Forum (HPMF) were also present at the inauguration. This is the third edition of FHW's Goa edition, being held from June 1-3 at Dr. S. P. Mukherjee Indoor Stadium at Bambolim. The show will feature over 5,000 product categories and witness participation of over 300 international brands, alongside more than 7,000 industry professionals. Live demos, panel discussions, culinary competitions and participation from leading kingpins in the hospitality industry are some of the key highlights.