Mid-Autumn festival celebrated in Nepal

Kathmandu, Sep 26: Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supply Matrika Prasad Yadav said on Tuesday that the government was committed to give equal opportunity to the investors from around the world including from China. Calling investors from China and other countries to invest in Nepal, Minister Yadav said that Nepal’s investment climate in Nepal has been far better than most other countries. Speaking at a function organized by Xinhua News Agency, Kathmandu Bureau on the occasion of  Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival...

HAN presents discount offer to tourists

Kathmandu, Sep 25: Hotel Association of Nepal (HAN) has announced 20 per cent discount to tourists at its member hotels on the occasion of the World Tourism Day. HAN general secretary Binayak Shah said the discount has been provided to make the stay of foreign visitors in Nepal pleasant and to promote tourism in the context of the World Tourism Day. According to him, the discount will be offered on food, especially the Nepali indigenous dishes. Shah said the discount...

Cultural street festival in Thamel

Kathmandu, Sep 25 : Thamel, a tourist hub in Kathamndu, is going to witness the cultural street festival to be held here for the first time from September 27. Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Cultural Aviation is taking lead to organize the event in association with the Thamel Tourism Development Council marking the 39th World Tourism Day. Organizing a press conference here today, Council’s President Samir Gurung informed that Festival aimed to promote Thamel, a centre of the tourist industry in...

Effective participation of Nepal in Japan Tourism Expo

Kathmandu, Sep 25f: Nepal has shown an excellent participation in the 4 days tourism Expo held in Japan, Tokyo. According to the Tourism Board Nepal, the participation has been effective due to the business meeting and information exchange program. Around the Himalayas, Liberty Holidays, Hotel Sambala and Netra Travels and tourist participated in the Expo held in Japan. In the Expo Information about Nepal and Nepali business were discussed and also Nepal was promotes in the Japanese market. Likewise,...

5 aircrafts investing 4.5 billion rupees:Yeti

Kathmandu, Sep 24: The domestic flight operator of the country has announced to buy 5 aircrafts by investing 4 billion rupees. Within this year, Yeti airlines has deiced to buy ATR 72 seated aircraft along with 3 ATR 72-500 series and 2 ATR 42-320 series aircraft having 47 seats from the company of France. Yeti airlines have completed 2 decades of its excellence in aviation sector this Friday. Mr. Bhim Raj Rai, Ground Handling Manager of Yeti Airlines stated...

Marsyangdi river view resort in Bandipur

Kathmandu, Sep 24: After the investment of 80 million rupees, Marsyangdi River View Resort has been operated in Bandipur Village Municipality of Tanahu. This resort is operated by Mahendramohan Bhattarai by targeting the tourists travelling through Prithiviraj Marg. In the first stage 10 rooms has been constructed which will be extended to 40 rooms later on. In next stage 10 more rooms will be added and then in third stage rest construction works will be done by investing 90...

Bus ticket booking for Dashain starts after fare hike

Kathmandu,Sept 23:Naya Patrika, Rajdhani and The Kathmandu Post report that the government has allowed public transport entrepreneurs to raise the fare by 10 per after the transporters denied opening advance ticket booking for upcoming Dashain festival. The decision will come into effect from today. Meanwhile, the government also agreed to form another panel to suggest ‘scientific’ tariff, according to Rajdhani. Naya Patrika has presented the decision as another example of the government’s helplessness in front of the anarchic traders.

Chinese tourists increase in Nepal

Kathmandu, Sept. 21: The number of Chinese tourists visiting Nepal in the first eight months of 2018 reached close to the total arrivals of Chinese visitors in entire 2017, Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) revealed on Wednesday. Nepal welcomed a total of 102,520 Chinese tourists from January to August this year as their number grew by 45 percent against the same period last year. The Himalayan country had received a total of 104,664 visitors to Nepal in entire 12 months of...

Turkish Airlines implements new service to its Business class passengers

Kathmandu, Sep 21: After being rewardedmany times for its in-flight catering services, Turkish Airlines has carried its service a step further and implemented a new project enabling Business class passengers to choose their meals before the flight. Passengers can make their choices within the period starting from 1 week before their flight date until the last 48 hours. By the help of this service, the passangers who fly Istanbul to Atlanta, Bangkok, Beijing, Bogotá, Boston, Cape Town, Chicago, Guangzhou,...

Tourists increase by 18.8% in August

Kathmandu, Sep 20: In the first 8 months of 2018 around Six hundred eighty thousand tourists have visited Nepal through airways. According to the investigative department the number of tourists visiting Nepal through airways from January is 680,993. As compared to the statistic of first 8 month of year 2017 the number of tourists has increased by 18.8%. In the month of August around 87 thousand tourists have visited Nepal from Tribhuwan International Airport. Last year only 73 thousand...

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