Joint Meeting with Tourism Agencies

February 28, 2020

A joint meeting led by Nepal Mountaineering Association with Hotel Association of Nepal, Trekking Agency Association of Nepal, NepalAssociation of Travel and Tourism Agency and Nepal Association of Rafting Agencies on 28 February 2020 at Yatri Suites Hotel, Thamel. The meeting was chaired by the President of Nepal Mountaineering Association, Mr. Santa Bir Lama and facilitated by General Secretary of Nepal Mountaineering Association, Mr. Kul Bahadur Gurung. 

President, General Secretary, Treasurer and CEO from all the agencies were present in the meeting. Speaking at the program President of TAAN, Mr. Khum Subedi said such meeting would add synergy to create a moment to build a working task force to address the problems faced by agencies. Senior Vice President of Hotel Associtation, Mr Binayak Shah applauded such august gathering of the agencies where as President of Nepal Association of Travel and Tourism Agency, Mr Achyut Guragain appreciated the effort of NMA to bring in all other agencies. Ganga Nepali, President of Nepal Association of Rafting Agency added he is optimisitic on the discussion to creat a conductive environment for all tourism agencies. RP Pant, general member of Nepal Mountaineering Association further added such efforts strengthen the private associations and build a stronger voice against the goverment on the wrong doings. 

The meeting was held to create a concensus to provide collective suggestion on Tourism Bill 2076. The preparation on the  amendment on the bill will be borne by all the agencies present. The tourism agencies decided to meet every month  Trekking Agencies' Association of Nepal agreed to host the meeting for the following month.

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