The Media Center plays a pivotal role in NTB within its existing infrastructure. It regularly disseminates information related to Nepal's tourism to Nepalese and Nepal based foreign journalists. Membership card is being provided to all Nepal based foreign journalists and Nepalese journalists representing foreign media and foreign journalists interested in Nepalese tourism. The membership of NTB Media Center enables individuals in getting access to news source and will avail of facilities provided by Nepal Tourism Board and Nepal's tourism industry.
It organizes FAM trips from time to time for Media Center Members.
Details ToR for joining Membership Roster will be provided upon request.
Eligibility to be member
The following individuals, organizations and institutions can avail of following facilities:
Media representatives (National + International)
Visiting Media representatives
Scholars from the international sector who wish to undertake research on Nepal's history, geography, culture and the prospects of tourism industry
Individuals from resident representatives (Diplomatic mission & Aid agencies)
Professionals who can contribute to the promotion of Nepalese tourism industries
Facilities that Media Center offers
Internet service to media persons
Fax and Telephone
Logistic support required to cover tourism related news.
Services to be provided
Information dissemination during the crisis with the close coordination with the Crisis Response Action Unit in cooperating victim, families of the victims and media.
Media Center provides update information about Nepal's tourism and related issues to all media and travel related organizations.
Provide travel related brochures, CD Rom, Posters and other reading materials printed by Nepal Tourism Board.
Liaison with government and non-government organizations in relation to facilitating their reporting assignment within Nepal.
Data update for the use of media.
Extend facilities in obtaining visa and trekking permit to special areas.
Recognize outstanding media persons for their contribution to Nepalese tourism.