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Mountaineering experts suggest ‘safety council’

Experts suggested a ‘safety council’ for coordinated efforts to encourage mountain activities, foster safety and promote quality standards in the mountaineering tourism. According to world expert on International Tourism advisor David Bamford enhanced safety condition in Nepal’s mountain tourism is

Government to set up mountain tourism workers’ welfare fund

The government is planning set up a welfare fund for mountaineering tourism workers to help mountaineering and trekking workers at times of rescue and emergency. Speaking at a programme organised by Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA) here today marking the first

National Tourism Strategy Plan in the pipeline

The government is preparing to introduce a 10-year National Tourism Strategy Plan aiming at diversifying tourism attractions and services. The plan – that is also aimed at ensuring improved quality of products and human resources – National Tourism Strategy Plan

National Tourism Fair postponed

Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) today formally postponed National Tourism Fair scheduled for May 2 bowing to the demands of Joint Tourism Coordination Committee (JTCC). The JTCC – a forum of 19 travel trade associations – has today organised a sit-in

Twenty travel agencies to boycott tourism board programmes

Some twenty travel trade organisations decided to boycott Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) and its programmes as according to them the board is involved in financial irregularities. They formed a Joint Tourism Coordination Committee and held a press meet today to