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Press evaluation:
Background:

HAN launches promotional logo (ht 31/03/2010)

Destination Manang 2010 (ht 29/03/2010)

Nepal participates in GITF (nn 29/03/2010)

NTY to be landmark tourism event: Bhandari (rn 28/03/2010)

Tourists arrivals growing with time, facilities (ht 28/03/2010)

Nepal Tourism Year 2011 express service for tourists (ht 27/03/2010)

Himalayan lakes play vital role for NTY-2011: Minister Bhandari (nn 26/03/2010)

Tourism entreprenuers explore trekking circuit, by Bibhu Bhusal (ht 25/03/2010)

Paid holidays to promote internal tourism (kp 25/03/2010)

NAC, NATTA joining hands for NTY 2011 (ht 25/03/2010)

Annapurna Circuit lures more tourists (rn 24/03/2010)

Trekkers need TIMS cards from April 1 (kp 23/03/2010), TIMS Cards compulsory for foreign trekkers from April 1 (nn 23/03/2010)

Training for guides for NTY 2011 (ht 23/03/2010)

Hotels fully booked in Myagdi (rn 23/03/2010)

Government hunts new tourist locales in Tarai, by Eliza Manandhar (ht 23/03/2010)

Tourism Year 2011 - Year Of Hope, by Prem Khatry (rn 23/03/2010)

Hotel business on verge of collapse in Birgunj (rn 22/03/2010), Birgunj hotels on brink of total financial ruin (ht 22/03/2010)

Outgoing tourists: Nepal is not just a tourist destination, it is also a source of tourism, by Dewan Rai (nt 19/03/2010)

Just not enough tourist coaches to go around (ht 19/03/2010)

A Million-Visitors Question: Perched on the high mountains, with rich cultures to show off, Nepal can indeed attract a million tourists next year, by Alvaro Castrillo (sp 19/03/2010)

NTY-2011 agenda on anvil (rn 19/03/2010)

Shoot-yourself-in-the-foot unionism: The unions need to realise that while Nepal is a beautiful place, it's not the only one accessible to tourists, by Foo Chee Chang (nt 19/03/2010), NTB, TAAN deal-inking to ease trek workers conditions (ht 19/03/2010)

Ilam locals unite for tourism development (rn 18/03/2010)

NTY 2011: Home is where the cash is, by Sangam Prasain (kp 17/03/2010)

NTB takes part in MATTA Fair (nn 17/03/2010)

Nepal has enormous tourism prospect, by Ballav Dahal (rn 16/03/2010)

Tourism sector cries for tax relief, by Eliza Manandhar (ht 16/03/2010)

'Together for Tourism - NTY 2011' showcased in Berlin (nn 16/03/2010), Nepal takes part in Berlin ITB fair (rn 17/03/2010), NTY 2011 showcased nicely at Berlins ITB (ht 18/03/2010)

Maoist trade union bars trekking agents from sending guides, porters to Annapurna region (nn 14/03/2010)

All systems go: The road’s clear for NTY with the parties pledging not to call their infamous bandas, by Aditya Baral (kp 14/03/2010)

NTY-2011 committee seeking new destinations (kp 14/03/2010), 'Identify more tourist destinations for NTY 2011'  (nn 14/03/2010)

Pokhara sees more investment in tourism (rn 13/03/2010)

Nepal well positioned to catch MICE, by Sangam Prasain (kp 12/03/2010)

NTB developing infrastructure for NTY 2011 (nn 11/03/2010)

See tourism as a business for success of NTY-2011: Tourism minister (nn 11/03/2010)

NTY 2011 to be launched outside valley (ht 10/03/2010)

Valley garbage may affect tourism year (kp 09/03/2010)

Tourism on the road to recovery (kp 09/03/2010)

Un-Naturally Nepal: High-end tourists seek a spiritual vacation in contradiction to the lifestyle NTB promotes on air, by Sushma Joshi (kp 07/03/2010)

Together For Tourism, by By Uttam Maharjan (rn 07/03/2010)

Paragliding for thrill seekers in Kathmandu (nn 07/03/2010)

Rapid descent, by Aakash Nath Upraity (kp 06/03/2010)

Nepal Tourism Year 2011: Grand Launching, by Keshab Poudel (sp 05/03/2010), We Can Host A Million Tourists, interview with Yogendra Shakya (sp 05/03/2010)

NTB homework on internal tourism, by Eliza Manandhar (ht 05/06/2010)

Golf in the Himalayas: There is great untapped potential for golf in Nepal, by Dorji Tsering Sherpa (kp 03/03/2010)

February sees 33 pc rise in tourist arrivals (nn 01/03/2010), Air arrivals up 33pc in Feb (kp 02/03/2010), S Asia, China spur tourist arrivals (ht 02/03/2010)

Tourist arrivals down in East (kp 01/03/2010), Tourist arrivals decline in East (nn 01/03/2010)

Bid to find new trek route in Gorkha (ht 01/03/2010)

Paid leave may boost tourism: MoF (kp 28/02/2010)

Swoop on paragliding event spells ‘gloom’ (kp 27/02/2010)

PM Nepal officially inaugurates Nepal Tourism Year 2011; wants all to help draw 1m tourists (nn 26/02/2010), Nepal Tourism Year 2011 official launch today (ht 26/02/2010), NTY 2011 starts amid glow, gaiety (kp 27/02/2010), PM launches Nepal Tourism Year 2011 (rn 27/02/2010), Ensure Security For VNY (rn 27/02/2010), Tourism Year 2011 to be sans strikes, by Eliza Manandhar (ht 27/02/2010), Crucial queries (ht 01/03/2010)

49th IH&RA World Congress to be held during NTY 2011 here, by Eliza Manandhar (ht 25/02/2010)

Six parties sign pledge not to disrupt NTY (kp 24/02/2010)

Canyoning spots launched (kp 24/02/2010)

Urge to scrap liaison officer provision (kp 23/02/2010)

Nepal participates in Italy tourism fair (ht 23/02/2010)

Trekking trails to connect hill spots around valley, by Yogesh Pokharel (rn 22/02/2010)

Tourist arrivals drop (ht 19/02/2010)

'NTY 2011 can, will re-invent nation' (ht 18/02/2010), Not just numbers: For the economy, quality of tourism may be better than quantity, by Dewan Rai (nt 19/02/2010)

'Promote home tourism' (kp 14/02/2010)

Nepal to be hotspot for all seasons (ht 14/02/2010)

Dos and don'ts: Here are a few things the authorities need to look into if Nepal’s tourism is to flourish, by Surendra Phuyal (kp 10/02/2010)

Govt mulling urban home stay policy, by Sangam Prasain (kp 10/02/2010), Govt to launch homestay concept soon (ht 11/02/2010)

Taplejung to host two different tourism related events (nn 09/02/2010)

Nepal has the best climate for golf, but little has been done to develop golf tourism, by Dorji Tsering Sherpa (kp 09/02/2010)

NTB launches 'Tourism Song' for NTY-2011 (nn 08/02/2010)

Nepal Tourism Year 2011: Drive calls for parties’ pledge against banda, by Sangam Prasain (kp 07/02/2010)

Nepal can emulate Malaysia's tourism success story (ht 06/02/2010)

PATA urges collective environmental efforts (kp 03/02/2010)

Tourist arrivals in Jan up 18.8pc (kp 02/02/2010), Tourist arrival growth trend (ht 02/02/2010)

FESPO 2010 concludes (nn 02/02/2010)

NTB confident NTY 2011 would be 'grand success' as new year begins with surge in tourists' arrival (nn 01/02/2010), NTY 2011 commitment paper presented (ht 01/02/2010)

Spotlight on Nepal at Zurichs FESPO 2010 tourism fair (nn 01/02/2010)

More far western districts luring tourists (ht 01/02/2010)

Stuttgarters agog for a sojourn to Nepal (ht 29/01/2010)

Tourist arrival at Ghodaghodi lake on the rise (ht 29/01/2010)

Tourists go missing after entering cave in Pokhara (nn 28/01/2010)

Mountain to climb: The ambitious target of a million tourists calls for a matching effort (kp 28/01/2010)

Only NRNs can help revive campaign, by Eliza Manandhar (ht 26/01/2010)

Spain focus on Himalayas (ht 26/01/2010)

Nepal promoted in Spain (nn 25/02/2010)

Diplomats asked to lend support to NTY-2011 (nn 24/01/2010)

Garbage on Mt peaks, a hitch for NTY 2011 (kp 24/01/2010)

Same-sex couples may get hot holidaying in Nepal, by Prabalta Rijal (rn 23/01/2010)

Development of Santapur stressed (rn 23/01/2010)

TSA to assess tourism’s contribution to GDP (kp 22/01/2010)

Nepal promo held at CMT (kp 22/01/2010)

Chisapani, a latent tourist destination in west (rn 20/01/2010)

Nepal participates at Vakantiebeurs Holiday Fair 2010 (nn 18/01/2010)

More tourists attracted to adventure activities (kp 11/01/2010)

Tourist arrivals see a marginal growth (nn 05/01/2010)

Nepal carving a niche as golf destination (kp 05/01/2010)

NTY 2011 sectt outlines plan (ht 04/01/2010), Waiting for visitors (ht 05/01/2010)

Elephant cooperative boosts safari tourism, by Deependra Baduwal (kp 03/01/2010)

NTB can pat itself on the shoulder (ht 02/01/2010), The goal isn’t unattainable (kp 02/01/2010)

Visit Nagarkot campaign planned (kp 31/12/2009), Jungle Walk Safari in the Valley, by Makar Shrestha (kp 03/01/2010)

Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation (MoTCA)

Online Visa Appication

Nepal Tourism Year 2011

Nepal Tourism Board

SAARC Tourism

Nepal Sutra, collection of information on tourism aspects

Nepal Information, a web site mainly concerned with tourism information

Nepalinfo, a web site specialized on tourism information

Thamel dot com

Trekking Agents Association Nepal (TAAN)

Tourism related institutions

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