Category: Vibrant Cities

Bhubaneswar: Proposal to turn two roads into heritage streets

The BhubaneswarA?Municipal Corporation (BMC) has received a proposal from urban planners and citizen groups to treat two arterial roads of the city as living heritage street with cultural zones, shopping outlets of traditionalA?crafts and host of other exhibits. The two roads, A?from Ram Mandir to Housing Board Square and from Master Canteen to Capital Foundation […]

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Incheon declared World Book Capital for 2015 by UNESCO

The city of Incheon in the South Korea has been named World Book Capital for the year 2015 by UNESCO and the international organisations representing the three major sectors of the book industry the International Publishers Association (IPA), the International Booksellers Federation (IBF) and the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA). The committee […]

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Ireland launches new tourism website

Tourism Ireland has announced the launch of its new international website to promote tourism to the country. The website, rolling out in 30 markets around the world is available in 11 different languages including English, French, German, Spanish, Italian and Dutch with a further five Brazilian Portuguese, Arabic, Russian, Chinese and Japanese. The new website […]

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