Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Art & Culture

Professionals urge promotion of ecotourism

Promoting eco-tourism in the nation is crucial, according to experts, including decision-makers, federal and provincial government representatives, and the leaders of numerous tourism-related businesses, to help the industry recover from recent floods and heavy rains.

During the five sessions of the National Tourism Conference on Monday, policymakers, federal and provincial government representatives, and leaders of various tourism-related businesses discussed challenges and opportunities in the tourism sector.

They noted that hotel promotion was another crucial area to focus on while keeping in mind the safety of the environment and cultural heritage.

To commemorate World Tourism Day, the conference was held at the Pakistan National Council of the Arts with the theme “Rethinking Tourism” and was organized by Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) (PNCA).

Awn Chaudry, the adviser to the prime minister on tourism and sports, said during the opening session that tourism, as the foundation of the economy and one of the fastest growing global industries, is essential to socio-economic development in terms of attracting investment, foreign exchange earnings, and jobs.

He added, “As we celebrate International Tourism Day today with the theme “Rethinking Tourism,” let me use this opportunity to remind you all that improving infrastructure and promoting travel within the nation are key priorities for the government.

We must work together to protect and rescue our people during this difficult time when Pakistan is experiencing its worst natural disaster.

Mahnur Mehfooz
Written By

Mahnur is MS(development Studies)Student at NUST University, completed BS Hons in Eng Literature. Content Writer, Policy analyst, Climate Change specialist, Teacher, HR Recruiter.


YouTube Announces Top 10 Creators Of 2022 In Pakistan: YouTube Announces Top 10 Creators Of 2022 In Pakistan The Top 10 Pakistani Creators of...

Health & Education

The results of the CSS 2022 written examination have been released by the Federal Public Service Commission (FPSC). According to the details, approximately 393...


KARACHI/ISLAMABAD: Karachi’s fishermen accidentally caught a humungous Indo-Pacific sailfish _ a rare fish which is famous as “ghora fish” among the locals. Ibrahim Hyderi’s...

Latest Updates

PBC employees and pensioners have urged the President of Pakistan, Prime Minister, and Chief Justice of Pakistan to help them and save Radio Pakistan...