National launch is on Jan 1, while the international launch will happen on Jan 7, 2019
The day for the launch of most-awaited ‘Visit Nepal Year (VNY) 2020’ campaign is coming closer and is just a month away!
Yes, Nepal’s prestigious campaign is all set for launch on January 01, 2020 across all the seven provinces of the country.
The campaign will go live simultaneously in all provinces from Dasarath Stadium in Kathmandu.
Addressing the VNY 2020 Main Program Committee on November 25, 2019, the Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Kumar Bhattarai said all states will set up offices in one week to support the VNY 2020 Secretariat.
As part of promotional activities, the Nepal Government will be working with the Non-Resident Nepali (NRN) communities to get the VNY 2020 logo displayed across skyscrapers across the world.
Bhattarai informed that the international launch of VNY 2020 will happen in Nepali embassies and diplomacy missions globally, on January 07, 2020, and will also be promoted across international media outlets.
Preparations on Full Swing
The year-long campaign will begin with a formal inaugural to be done by President Bidhya Devi Bhandari followed by Prime Minister KP Oli’s special address to the nation.
All the promotional material for VNY 2020 will be available at the Tribhuvan International Airport for students, volunteers and migrant Nepali workers, who will further submit to their respective organizational heads.
Tourism ministers from around 40 nations are scheduled to attend the Visit Nepal 2020 campaign inaugural function.
“We have also invited popular celebrities and athletes to attend the inauguration ceremony,” adds Bhattarai.
Ishwar Raj Paudel, Director General of Department of Immigration, informed about their preparations to play promotional videos of VNY 2020 campaign within the flights 15 minutes ahead of their landing at TIA.