Wednesday , 26 September 2018

B & C

Mum is the word for this restaurant

Team B&C/NT Goan cuisine restaurant Mum’s Kitchen, Campal, is celebrating ‘World Breastfeeding Week,’ August 1-7, with enthusiasm. Taking the initiative to spread awareness the restaurant organised fun activities together with knowledge talks on the importance of breast feeding. Mum’s Kitchen is an ISO certified restaurant and is affiliated with WABA (World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action). Speaking on the significance of ... Read More »

Expo for foodies and food specialists

Team B&C/ NT The 14th edition of Trinity World Biz, India Hospitality and F & B Pro International Expo, had a successful run from August 3 – 5 at the Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee indoor stadium, Bambolim. Over 400 brands related to food and hospitality participated with the expo drawing over 5000 business visitors. The who’s who of the food ... Read More »

Speeding towards the winning post

‘It is not a great feat to take up horses and train them to race. But what is great is taking in donkeys to race against horses and winning the race too.’ The above homily perfectly fits Mandar Kelkar, proprietor of Mandar Auto, a Bajaj Auto sales and services showroom at Valpoi for who life was never a smooth ride ... Read More »

Honda Motorcycles commissions new assembly line in Karnataka

India is now the biggest production base of Honda two-Wheelers worldwide post commissioning of the latest production capacity in Narsapura, reports Team B&C Recently Honda Motorcycles India inaugurated a new assembly line at its Narsapura plant, near Bengaluru, Karnataka. With the latest expansion of 0.6 million units the combined annual production capacity from all four plants of Honda in India ... Read More »

Monsoon profitable spin on tourism

Efforts to leverage Goa’s scenic charms during the rains are paying off. Monsoon tourism is finally here to stay, discovers Shoma Patnaik While rains in Goa have turned unpredictable its impact on Goa’s tourism and hospitality industry is on the whole productive. Monsoons are traditionally slack season for hotels and restaurants. But ground level check reveals that for most stakeholders ... Read More »

Used mobile market catches up

Demand for used mobiles in Goa is growing steadily with residents ready to go in for old phones if they cannot afford a new handset, finds out Bhiva P Parab A mobile phone has become a necessity in today’s times and flaunting a snazzy mobile phone has become a fashion statement especially among the youngsters. There are several types of ... Read More »

Saving tax the right way

You can save tax in two ways: By evading the tax or by using the savings incentives provided to the taxpayer. The first obviously looks more attractive but it is a trap worth avoiding. Not only because you are committing an illegality but more because you are condemning yourself to a life term of sleepless nights. The other option needs ... Read More »

Manipal Hospital’s initiative for Vascoites

Team B&C/NT Manipal Hospitals, Dona Paula, opened a clinic at Goa Shipyard Ltd for the people of Vasco and surrounding areas. As inaugural offer residents will get free super speciality consultations till August 31 2017. The clinic is primarily for the staff and workers of Goa Shipyards. It will also cater to the medical needs of people in and around ... Read More »

New boutique hotel in Margao by Alcon Victor group

Team B&C/NT The Alcon Victor group, with interests in hospitality, real estate and healthcare opened a new 21-room boutique hotel ‘Viva Hotel’ adjacent to its hospital in Margao. Inauguration was by the Chief Minister in the presence of Vijay Sardesai, minister for town and country planning, Manohar Azgaonkar, minister for tourism and Digambar Kamat, former Chief Minister of Goa and ... Read More »

GST session for hotel and restaurant owners

Team B&C/NT The Goods and Services Tax (GST) is in effect since July 1. However hotels and restaurants owners have yet to understand it properly with confusion reigning over filing of taxes and the billing format. To clarify doubts the Goa Hotel and Restaurant Association together with the GCCI organized a session on GST recently. Speaking at the occasion, Sandip ... Read More »