Goa Tourism

Goa tourism dept supports `Sunburn` festival

Even as Goa`s popular `Sunburn` festival is poised for a change in venue from Candolim to some other beach, the state tourism department has backed the event as a driver for tourism promotion and revenue generation.

Sep 12, 2013, 18:40 PM IST

Goa tourism dept supports `Sunburn` festival

Even as Goa`s popular `Sunburn` festival is poised for a change in venue from Candolim to some other beach, the state tourism department has backed the event as a driver for tourism promotion and revenue generation.

Sep 12, 2013, 11:57 AM IST

If you don`t advertise, you may not survive: Touri

Goa Government defended its decision to appoint a public relations agency to undertake wider publicity of the tourist state.

Apr 25, 2013, 00:23 AM IST

Decentralise tourism in Goa: Governor

Goa Governor K Sankaranarayanan said on Monday that the state should make efforts to decentralise tourism in order to prevent its beaches from getting dirty and overcrowded.

Dec 19, 2011, 11:15 AM IST

Discussion on LGBT tourism in Goa dropped

Goa, known for its famous beaches, attracts nearly 2.6 million tourists annually, of which nearly half a million are foreigners.

Oct 20, 2011, 12:33 PM IST

Goa tourism gives up hope on Wendell Rodricks` designs

Internationally renowned fashion designer Wendell Rodricks` busy schedule and "co-ordination issues" have forced the Goa tourism department to give up hopes of getting slick uniforms for the much-touted Tourism Security Force (TSF) that is likely to be formally launched latr this year.

Sep 07, 2011, 15:22 PM IST

54 striking lifeguards lose job; stir worries Goa tourism

As 54 striking lifeguards faced
termination of services, a worried Goa tourism industry called
for an end to the five-day old stir in view of a large number
of tourists expected in the state for Christmas and New Year.

Dec 10, 2010, 21:51 PM IST

We invite tourists to Goa, then harass them: Minister

Enough is enough, Goa Tourism Minister Francisco alias Mickky Pacheco said, severely criticising the Goa police for harassing a Russian rape victim.

Dec 06, 2009, 12:21 PM IST