Tourism and Mountaineering Studies Academy to be established
The government is to establish ‘Tourism and Mountaineering Studies Academy’ to produce sufficient human resources for the tourism sector. Hon’ble Minister of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Yogesh Bhattarai, said that the process to establish the academy has been forwarded with an objective of producing skilled and capable human resources in tourism sector. During the discussion with the media covering the tourism beat on September 21, Tourism Minister Bhattarai said that a draft of the bill has been prepared for the establishment of the academy and sent to the concerned ministry for suggestion.
Tourism Minister Bhattarai further said that the academy would help to produce adequate number of capable and skilled human resources as adequate number of human resource is needed to make the ambit of development and promotion of tourism sector. He further said that different activities including infrastructure development and tourism destination promotion have been accelerated targetting the Visit Nepal Year 2020.