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Iberia and UNWTO Team Up for Sustainable Tourism

Iberia and UNWTO Team Up for Sustainable Tourism

Iberia and UNWTO Team Up for Sustainable Tourism – Agency/Nepalayatimes Kathmandu – The agreement signed between the two organizations will serve as a cooperation framework for the achievement of the goals and targets established in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Zurab Pololikashvili, and the CEO of Iberia, Luis Gallego, have signed …

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‘Save our Future’ Striking Students Demand Global Climate Action

'Save our Future' Striking Students Demand Global Climate Action

‘Save our Future’ Striking Students Demand Global Climate Action – Nepalayatime/Agencies Nepal/Sydney/Bangkok/Berlin – Hundreds of thousands of students, office workers and other protesters took to the streets around the world on Friday to demand global leaders gathering for a U.N. climate summit take urgent action to avert an environmental catastrophe. With following this campaign, Nepali young stars have gathered at …

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Qatar Backs Nepal’s 2020 Initiative to Attract Tourists

Qatar Backs Nepal's 2020 Initiative to Attract Tourists

Qatar Backs Nepal’s 2020 Initiative to Attract Tourists – Agency/Nepalayatimes Qatar – Qatar will support the Visit Nepal 2020 initiative that aims to attract 2million foreign tourists to the Himalayan country, Qatar’s ambassador to Nepal Yousuf bin Mohamed al-Hail has said. “Nepal enjoys a wide range of natural tourist attractions. I support the Visit Nepal 2020 initiative launched by the …

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China’s Booming Tourism Market Fosters New Jobs

China's Booming Tourism Market Fosters New Jobs

China’s Booming Tourism Market Fosters New Jobs – Xinhua/Nepalayatimes BEIJING – China’s booming tourism market has helped foster new career opportunities as people’s travel demands upgrade, the People’s Daily overseas edition reported earlier this week. New jobs such as travel video creator, private travel planner and tour guide that can be filled online are picking up popularity among freelancers, some …

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India Boosts Hindu Pilgrimage to Holy Cave in Conflict-torn Kashmir

India Boosts Hindu Pilgrimage to Holy Cave in Conflict-torn Kashmir

India Boosts Hindu Pilgrimage to Holy Cave in Conflict-torn Kashmir – Reuters/Nepalayatimes Hindu pilgrims leave the holy cave of Lord Shiva after worshipping in Amarnath, southeast of Srinagar, on Wednesday, July 03, 2019. Photo: Reuters India – India is hailing a Hindu pilgrimage to a holy cave high in the snow-capped mountains of contested Kashmir as an example of communal …

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Europe’s Heat Wave Wreaks Travel Havoc Across Continent

Europe’s Heat Wave Wreaks Travel Havoc Across Continent

Europe’s Heat Wave Wreaks Travel Havoc Across Continent – Associated Press/Nepalayatimes LONDON: Travelers faced the second day of travel disruptions in Britain on Friday after a heat wave gave way to thunderstorms, and technical problems at the air traffic control center grounded many flights at the country’s two main airports on one of the busiest days of the year. A …

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Virgin Holidays Stops Marine Tourism

Virgin Holidays Stops Marine Tourism

Virgin Holidays Stops Marine Tourism – CNN/Nepalayatimes Virgin Holidays is done promoting whales in captivity. Founder Richard Branson announced on the tourism service’s blog that the company will no longer offer trips to parks that have whales, dolphins or porpoises captive for human entertainment. The company is ending partnerships with theme parks such as SeaWorld, which has come under criticism …

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