Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) The Paris Appreciation Awards, being launched this year to celebrate entrepreneurial success stories across sectors, will be awarded atop the Eiffel Tower in Paris, the organisers said.Also Read - US Eases Travel Restrictions on India Amid Dip in COVID Cases, Lowers Advisory to Level 3 | Here's What it Means

Backed by World News Network, the awards ceremony is scheduled for July 8 and will celebrate entrepreneurship across industries such as pharmaceuticals, aviation, fashion, cosmetics, e-commerce, FMCG, real estate, manufacturing, jewellery, banking and financial services. Also Read - The Penchant Endorsement of The Crisis of India by International Media

The event, that is being endorsed by Queen Munni Ironie of Arts 4 Peace Awards, aims to promote entrepreneurship and industrial growth through strategic global collaborations as a stepping stone to economic development, according to Satish Reddy, Managing Director, World News Network. Also Read - Cairn Energy Gets French Court Order to Seize 20 Indian Government Properties in Paris

Among those expected to attend the event are US politician Robby Wells, diplomat Pinkey Ahluwalia, BSE Managing Director Ashish Chauhan, filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, philanthropist B.K. Modi of the Modi Group and several French and Indian actors.

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