I am writing this editorial with ton’s of thanks to all our readers & online subscribers, for all your positive feedback as well as appreciation for our efforts for the industry. On behalf of Team TFT I am wishing you all happy and prosperous new year. Team TFT is also celebrating 20lac hits on web portal which clearly shows reader interest towards the online edition. in this edition you will discover news about, MTDC in association with the Ministry of Tourism, Government of Maharashtra, is set to launch the first edition of its annual property, the Mumbai Shopping Festival (MSF). India’s first of its kind citywide festival will be celebrated from January 12 – 31 across the length and the breadth of the city of Mumbai. In a bid to promote the ‘India entry strategy and promotional activities in India’ for the Italian companies engaged in engineering, heavy industry and transport sector, the Indo Italian Chamber
of Commerce and Industry (IICCI) has recently launched its ‘Indo Italian Hub for Metals and Railways’. The news finds coverage in current edition. We have also shared news about the biggest festival of Maharashtra “Global konkan Festival”. This festival attracted more than 4 lac visitors in 5 days. The 3-day Global Patidar Business Summit 2018 concluded at Mahatma Mandir, Gandhinagar on 7th January 2018 amidst high hopes for all-round
development of the patidar community and the nation. Over 300,000 visitors including delegates from more than 32 countries attended the summit. Commencement of many trade fair and events like, The 66th National Garment Fair (NGF) will be held on 29th and 30th January 2018 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Also the Kala Mahotsav is currently underway in Ahmedabad-Haat from 20th to 28th January 2018. The event is organized by JCARC (Jagannath Cultural Academy and Research Centre) in partnership of with Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation, Indext-C
and Commissioner of Geology and Mining. There are several award ceremonies held like, The India Expo Centre & Mart, Greater Noida, has added one more feather on its achievement by receiving the ‘Best Mice Convention Centre’
Award,and the annual Society for Incentive Travel Excellence (SITE) Crystal Awards Recognition Program, the worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings, and events has brought industry acclaim to incentive travel companies. The winners are world-class organizations that excel in the design of unique, memorable group travel
experiences that deliver measurable results for their clients.
While we setup the February release, Wishing you
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