Communication is the key factor to bounce back but it should be open and honest

Screen Shot 2015-05-31 at 12.14.20Andrew Jones is the Vice Chairman of Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA). He was in the capital to support and share his ideas on recovery of Nepal’s tourism sector. Jones has long and wide experience in crisis management and helped countries such as Philippines, Thailand and Sri Lanka revive after natural calamities and war. Jones spoke with Prakriti Pathak of THT Perspectives about the recovery task and strategy to bounce back. Excerpts: Continue reading

Nepali elected PATA Secretary for first time

PATA-logoKATHMANDU: Tourism entrepreneur Basant Raj Mishra, Executive Chairman of Temple Tiger Group of Companies has been unanimously elected in the post of Secretary/Treasurer of Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA), a leading travel industry organisations in the Asia Pacific region.

Mishra is the first Nepali to serve as an elected official of PATA at its Executive Board in its 63-year-long history. Continue reading