Skill India partners with Airbnb to Upskill hospitality Entrepreneurs

The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship’s implementation arm National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) and the Tourism and Hospitality Sector Skill Council (THSC) signed a tripartite an MoU with Airbnb to provide hospitality skills training to hospitality micro-entrepreneurs in India. 

Through the partnership, the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Airbnb, NSDC and THSC will work together to create an accredited skill development module for hospitality entrepreneurs offering homestay facilities, unique accommodations and local experiences.
Static/Current Takeaway Points Important for RBI Assistant 2017 Exam-
  • Dharmendra Pradhan, Hon’ble Minister in Skill Development and Entrepreneurship and Minister in Petroleum and Natural Gas, Government of India.
  • US Based Airbnb is an online marketplace and hospitality service.
Source- The Economic Times