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Goa’s nautical tourism all at sea

At a recently held conference in Panaji, various tourism stakeholders spoke of the need to promote nautical tourism, a neglected sector that could spur development in the state’s inland waterways, writes MICHAEL FISHER

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Ponda’s spice farms miss Russian flavour

By Sanjay Borkar | B&C The ruble freefall against the dollar has forced Russian visitors to give Goa a miss during the ongoing season. Their absence has certainly hit the tourism industry on a whole, including spice farms that form an important part of Goa’s hinterland tourism.

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‘Sussegado is God’s gift to Goans’

After falling in love with Goa during his visits as a student, Ashu Sareen decided to take the next step and move in. He is often called ‘Salim Bhai’ in the neighborhood of B B Borkar Road, Porvorim. What amuses him the most is that everyone seems to know him, and his Diamond Hardware store has become a landmark

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Ready-made pools

Architect Nikhil Arora aims to popularise swimming pools in Goa through his Mumbai-based company Hydraflux

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Innovation workshop at GCCI

The Technology Development Board (Government of India), US-AID, FICCI, ICCO, UK-Aid, ICICI Foundation and WISH Foundation have formed the ‘Millennium Alliance’ to promote innovation and innovators; conducting Innovation workshops across the country to spread awareness about the scheme and its benefits to innovators.

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Outdoor biz options

Outdoor venues spread on lush green lawns with theme décor and fancy lighting are a rage for weddings, corporate events, engagements… practically any occasion that calls for a celebration. A new brand of entrepreneurs are working the land to create business ventures that are thriving, writes

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Insurance claim dismissed for delay in filing complaint

BY JATIN RAMAIYA An appeal was filed by M/s Global Ispat Ltd against an order passed by the state commission in which a complaint filed by Global Ispat against Oriental Insurance Company was dismissed. 

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Entrepreneurship course in food processing by CIBA

CIBA is organising a six week Entrepreneurship Development Programme in Food Processing for educated youth of Goa, aimed to train, support and hand-hold people to start their own food processing enterprise. The course will be launched at CIBA-Verna and CIBA-Assagao on February 16 and 18 respectively. Gain a lot with a small investment, learn modern food processing techniques, food preservation …

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Swirl and sip

By Michael Fisher | B&C The wine tourism fest or Grape Escapade in Goa has become fashionable in recent years, and has evolved to be the best place for wine tasting and marketing.  This type of tourism offers a different way to travel and see Goa regions where ‘feni’ and wine makers are the true protagonists. Park Grand hosts the …

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