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Kochi to host 10th edition of Kerala Travel Mart in Sept. 2018

KTM’s CSR initiative ‘Agenda 9’ giving a fresh impetus to the industry, says Minister  Billed as the largest gathering of tourism stakeholders in India, the 2018 edition of Kerala Travel Mart (KTM) will kick-start in Kochi on September 27, Hon’ble Minister for Tourism Shri Kadakampally Surendran announced here on Tuesday. The three-day conclave, organised by KTM Society in partnership with Kerala Tourism, will be held from September 28-30.  Malabar Tourism […]


KSUM’s ‘Meetup Cafe’ to host three women entrepreneurs on October 31

Recognising the sterling achievements of three prominent women entrepreneurs, Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM), in association with Maker Village, will host them as part of its monthly ‘Meetup Cafe’, a platform aiming to bring together innovators, industry leaders, investors, academicians and government officials for a fruitful exchange of ideas on entrepreneurship and innovation. Ms. Sheela Kochouseph, Chairperson and Managing Director of V Star Creations Pvt Limited; Ms. Pamela Anna Mathew, Managing […]


Metro Food Awards

The much awaited third edition of the Metro Food Awards will be held at Bolgatty Palace and Island Resort,Kochi, , on 30 October 2017 at 05.30 pm . The event is a platform for those in the F&B and Hospitality industries to showcase their expertise. These awards shall recognise and commemorate excellence of restaurants in Central Kerala. Kerala Tourism Development Authority, Kerala Tourism, Institute of HotelManagement and Catering Technology, South […]


Round Table Conference on Energy Efficiency in Domestic Appliances Held

The Thiruvananthapuram-based Centre for Innovation in Science and Social Action (CISSA), supported by the Energy Management Centre (EMC) Kerala, hosted a One-day Round Table Conference on Energy Efficiency in Domestic Appliances at the CISSA headquarters today. The event aimed at promoting the use of energy-efficient electrical appliances in households.  The conference succeeds in bringing various people from various walks of life and different streams of interests.  Dr DharesanUnnithan, Director, Energy […]


Axis Bank Foundation Supports Sahapedia Heritage Walk Project

In one of its first major initiatives in art and cultural philanthropy, the Axis Bank Foundation (ABF) under its Axis Cares program has tied up with Sahapedia, the online encyclopedia of Indian arts and culture, to support a series of nationwide Heritage Walks — a project aimed at helping people gain deeper understanding of the material, cultural and built heritage of their cities and towns. ABF will support around 200 […]


Kerala aims to become electronics manufacturing hub using skills and startup strength

·         Hardware Mission submits the Ecosystem Study Report to the state government ·         MoU with Intel to pursue creation of a hardware ecosystem accepted in principle Kerala is looking to build on its success in software startups by rolling out a new set of policies to create a similar ecosystem for hardware that will leverage the state’s advantages in terms of skilled human resources, entrepreneurial culture and high consumption, to set up […]


‘Technology offers world of opportunities for women entrepreneurs’

The technology domain is no longer a male-dominated space, and women with vision and grit have every chance of taking leadership roles and building successful companies — this was the message to budding women entrepreneurs from experts in the field at the three-day ‘SHE-2017’ tech meet hosted by Maker Village. Organised in association with the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Women in Engineering (WIE) Congress- Kochi Hub at […]


Moscow is to take part in Asia’s leading travel trade show in Singapore

Russian capital is to host the 2018 FIFA World Cup and to meet football fans around the world. The officials of Moscow Department of Sport and Tourism will share info about preparing for the main sport event of the year. The tourism potential of Moscow will be presented by the officials of the Moscow Department of Sport and Tourism at the Asian Travel Market — ITB Asia 2017.  It will […]


CISSA-EMC Conference on Oct 26 to Discuss Energy Efficiency in Domestic Appliances

In an effort to promote the use of energy efficient electrical appliances in households, the Centre for Innovation in Science and Social Action (CISSA) will organise a Round Table Conference on Energy Efficiency in Domestic Appliances, on October 26, Thursday, with the support of Energy Management Centre (EMC), Kerala. The conference to be held from 10.30 am to 3.30 pm, would aim at bringing all the stakeholders of domestic electric […]


KSUM’s sabbatical scheme for teachers gets govt. nod

Ten beneficiaries to be selected in pilot phase Members of the academic community in Kerala can now dabble in entrepreneurship with the state government giving its nod to a proposal of the Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) to grant sabbatical leave to the faculty members of all colleges who intend to establish startups. According to the proposal, which came up for deliberations at the 18th meeting of the Executive Committee of the […]


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