UNWTO reports 4% rise in international tourist arrivals in 2021. However, 2021 was another challenging year: arrivals still 72% down on pre-pandemic levels. Recovery needs stronger coordination and increased vaccination rates
By Agencies Jan 19, 2022
As COVID-19 pandemic has badly hit Nepal’s tourism sector with shutting down of all its activities due to lack of tourists, financially Nepalese tourism sector is virtually collapsing, affecting the livelihood of almost a million people. Given the current global pandemic scenario, Nepal’s tourism sector seems to face dire consequences before the start of a gradual recovery. However, recent news has shown that there is still hope to revive it.
By A Correspondent Sep 24, 2021