New Delhi, Nov. 14 -- Union Tourism and Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma, while inaugurating 38th edition of India International Trade Fair (IITF) here at Pragati Maidan on Wednesday, said that the IIFT would provide an opportunity to all kinds of businesses to showcase their excellence. This year's fair is themed around 'Rural Enterprises in India.'

"It is our Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision to create things, which meet international standards or are even better. And what I have been told about this place is that after completion in next one year or so, IITF will be the talk of the town with world-class facilities."

Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu, through a video message, also praised the efforts of the Central government for creati...