HTM will promote Nepal as the gateway to the Himalayas

HTM is a tourism promotional event which provides an effective platform for a niche destination like Nepal which can neither spend large amount of money for tourism promotion to create world attention, nor intervene in the international market on its own. So, HTM is an event which can yield higher outcomes with little investment.

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Himalayan Travel Mart from June 1

The Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation (MoCTCA) is hosting the Himalayan Travel Mart in Kathmandu on June 1-4, 2017. The event is being organized by Nepal Tourism Board (NTB), while Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) and Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) headquarters are the organizing partners of the four-day event. PATA Nepal Chapter is the executive organizer.

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UNWTO welcomes the celebration of the International Day for Biological Diversity on ‘Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism’

The Convention on Biological Diversity of the United Nations has chosen ‘Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism’ as the theme for the International Day for Biological Diversity. The celebration takes places annually on 22 May. The decision aims at supporting the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development which is being commemorated worldwide throughout 2017.

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International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development 2017 kicks off

The International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development 2017 was officially launched amidst an event at the International Tourism Fair FITUR, Spain, and has been planned to be followed by 12 months of global actions aimed at advancing sustainable tourism contribution to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

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