Thursday, November 12, 2015
Kolkata, being a capital city, serves as an administrative, cultural and economic hub in the state of West Bengal. The city is home to several industries manufacturing a range of products from leather and gems to electronics and textiles. As such, there are several business events in Kolkata that seek to promote entrepreneurship and other business practices. Import-export conferences, transport meets and discussions on money management in a business environment are common events in the city. Being deeply rooted in culture and tradition, there are many other events in Kolkata that are a treat to the senses. The Dover Lane Music Festival is a week-long Hindustani musical extravaganza while the Kolkata Boi Mela is Asia’s largest book fair. Durga Puja is a festival of grandeur and tradition and makes for an event not to be missed. The Kolkata Film Festival is another cultural event that attracts cine enthusiasts from all across the country. The city also celebrates other Indian festival with great enthusiasm.