Turkish Airlines to be official airlines of Visit Year 2020 secretariat
KATHMANDU: The Turkish Airlines will be the official airlines of Nepal Visit Year 2020 secretariat. An agreement to this regard was reached between Visit Year secretariat and the Turkish Airlines in Kathmandu on Friday.
The agreement was made to effectively promote Nepal’s tourism in the international market. As per the agreement, Turkish Airlines would be used for cargo from European countries, and the US. Visit Nepal Year secretariat and Turkish Airlines would make joint publicity of the Visit Year at travels and tour fairs to be organized in the US and Europe. Similarly, Turkish Airlines will provide air fare free of cost for certain journalists visiting Nepal to report on the Visit Year.
Secretariat Coordinator Suraj Vaidya and Country Manager of Turkish Airlines in Nepal, Abdullha Tuncer Kececi signed the agreement. The Turkish Airlines has been contributing to Nepal’s tourism by connecting Nepal to the European countries via air flights.
On the occasion, Vaidya expressed belief that it would be easy for the airlines providing service to Nepal hereafter as upgrading of the Tribhuvan International Airport was over, and even the construction of new international airport was nearing completion.