Stories Tagged 'Tourism'
Tourism Trap, Lisa Abend’s cover story for a recent issue of the Time Magazine, highlighted the changes brought about by mass tourism in Europe and captured how local residents and governments have reacted to the issue.
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Nepal’s tourism sector is booming as more Nepalis set out to explore their own country. Travel trade entrepreneurs said that after the earthquake of 2015, domestic adventure seekers started travelling across the country in droves.
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A new study by the World Bank and International Finance Corporation has picked out five priority sectors—tourism, agribusiness, education, health and information technology—that Nepal should focus on to boost sustainable investment and accelerate productivity for comprehensive economic growth.
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The Embassy of the Republic of Korea and Korea Tours and Trekking Operators Association of Nepal (KTTOAN) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on mutual cooperation for boosting tourism ties between Nepal and South Korea. The MoU aims to ensure safety and security of Korean tourists visiting the Himalayan nation.
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Tourism entrepreneur Tek Chandra Pokharel passed away on Monday. He was 84. He was suffering from lung cancer and died at 10am at Om Hospital.
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