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News Nepal » Tourism: Chinese tourists are flooding into Nepal, and the floodgates haven’t even opened

News channel or source: http://www.scmp.com/week-asia/business/article/2134528/chinese-tourists-are-flooding-nepal-and-floodgates-havent-even
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

There was no looking back. Now he handles 6,000 Chinese tourists every year, as China emerges as one of the most important source countries for Nepal’s critical tourism industry, accounting for 7.5 per cent of its GDP. “Only a decade ago, Chinese ...

News Nepal » Tourism: Chinese fastest growing segment of Nepal's tourism industry

News channel or source: https://www.aninews.in/news/business/business/chinese-fastest-growing-segment-of-nepals-tourism-industry201802251023360001/
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Hong Kong [China], Feb.25 (ANI): China, it seems is emerging as one of the most important source countries for Nepal's critical tourism industry, accounting for 7.5 per cent of its gross domestic product. Deepak Raj Joshi, CEO of the Nepal Tourism Board ...

News Nepal » Tourism: Nepal expects 40,000 Chinese tourists during Chinese New Year

News channel or source: http://www.asiaone.com/travel/nepal-expects-40000-chinese-tourists-during-chinese-new-year
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

The festival will last until March 2. The start of the Year of the Dog is expected to give a major boost to Nepal tourism. "This is an annual travel rush. Like other countries, Nepal receives a major chunk of Chinese outbound during Chinese New Year," said ...

News Nepal » Tourism: What Would It Take to Make Nepal the Next Great Ski Destination?

News channel or source: https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/nepal-ski-destination-olympics-winter-sports
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Plus helicopter skiing runs at least $2,500 an hour. Besides the political and economic challenges, Nepal’s main tourist attraction—its mountains—present another hurdle. Interested skiers need to trek at least 12,000 feet up valley passes and hills ...

News Nepal » Tourism: Chinese tourists flock to Nepal during Chinese New Year

News channel or source: http://africa.chinadaily.com.cn/a/201802/18/WS5a8980b7a3106e7dcc13d007.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

A total of 6.5 million Chinese are expected to travel overseas during the week-long Spring Festival holiday, according to a report by China Tourism Academy and Ctrip. Nepal, a next-door neighbor, is benefiting greatly from Chinese holidaymakers going abroad.

News Nepal » Tourism: Nepal Seeks One Million Visitors by 2020

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/travel/article/nepal-seeks-one-million-visitors-by-2020/ar-BBJj2jd
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

the Nepal Tourism Board and Trekking Agencies’ Association of Nepal have been taking their message on the road. As Nepal is home to 337 mountain peaks, these local operators certainly handle their share of mountainous adventures. But each is also adept ...

News Nepal » Tourism: A Nepal-India win-win

News channel or source: http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/lead/a-nepal-india-win-win/article22800673.ece
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Nepal’s politicians are masters at realpolitik ... He will have his hands full trying to raise employment through tourism, industry, agroforestry and agriculture, ensuring energy self-sufficiency through hydro projects and rescuing the post-earthquake ...

News Nepal » Tourism: Into The Sea: Nepal In International Waters – Analysis

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/20022018-into-the-sea-nepal-in-international-waters-analysis/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Apart from political leverages, Nepal’s economy would scale new heights with decreasing price of paramount goods and services. Flourishing exports and increased tourism opportunities would be Nepal’s grandiloquence. Nepal’s main challenge lies in ...

News Nepal » Tourism: There goes the bride … off to Nepal to help underprivileged children

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-ae/news/other/there-goes-the-bride-e2-80-a6-off-to-nepal-to-help-underprivileged-children/ar-BBJqZjw
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

So, with Anas’s full support, off she went to Nepal. Volunteer tourism is a unique experience, Razan, from Alkhobar, told Arab News. “You travel to discover the world and help those in need, carrying a message with you that represents the high values ...