KATHMANDU — Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has formally launched Ghumphir Barsa 2073(travel year 2016-2017) on Monday, encouraging domestic and international voyagers to explore Nepal without hesitation.
Addressing the inauguration function of the campaign, he also urged foreign investors to take full advantage of Nepal’s enormous potential and opportunities to invest.
“It’s safe to travel and invest in Nepal. Nepal offers a good investment climate and I urge investors to put their money here. There have been lots of rumors about lack of safety and the investment climate in Nepal, but that is not the case. Hence, I urge foreigners not to run after rumors.” he said.
PM Oli also said that the earthquake had partially damaged places of historic and archaeological importance, and urged visitors to fully take advantage of these important sites.
The government has announced Ghumphir Barsa 2073 in a bid to revitalize the country’s flagging tourism industry and to promote domestic tourism is the first of its kind. It is also part of the preparations to declare 2017-18 as International Tourism Year.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.