Stories Tagged 'Tourism ministry'
The Tourism Ministry on Tuesday called an emergency meeting with key stakeholders to prevent the possible spread of multi-million dollar insurance scams involving bogus rescues amid worries that such fraudulent activities may dent the county’s burgeoning tourism industry.full story »
The Tourism Ministry has claimed that a bill to split the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) into two entities—a regulatory body and service provider—will be introduced in the upcoming winter session of Parliament, as pressure is mounting on the government to lift Nepal from the “air safety list” of the European Commission.full story »
The Tourism Ministry has directed the Nepal Airlines Corporation to conduct its due diligence audit, a move that allows the government to sell shares in the national flag carrier or to induct a strategic partner into it.full story »
The Tourism Ministry on Wednesday said it was establishing a one-stop platform to issue helicopter rescue permits in restricted areas after rising deaths due to delayed medical evacuation flights.full story »
The government’s plan to convert Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) into a company has moved a step ahead.full story »
The government’s decision to attach casino-related laws in the Tourism Act instead of passing a separate Casino Act has disappointed tourism entrepreneurs as the country will lose out on benefits from authorized commercial gaming that is expected to attract massive foreign investment and tourist arrivals.full story »