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South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) 2017

Nepal's Hotel Annapurna, Jagatpur Lodge, Shangri-La Hotel, Shangri-La Village Resort, Barahi Jungle Hotel, Dahlia Boutique Hotel, Hotel Mulberry and Hotel Visit Nepal grabbed awards in different categories.

The prestigious South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) has announced the winners of 2017 in a historic and eventful Gala held at Equator Village, located in the southernmost Addu Cit....

LG Lucky Draw Winners Declared

LG is continuously rewarding its users through different schemes. Recently it rewarded few lucky winners who participated in the scheme, "Hajurko Parva Hamro Prabidhi" through Facebook. Dipak Adhikari from Biratnagar, Bikram BK from Hetauda, Kilin Rai from Kathmandu, Rabindra Shrestha from Kathmandu, Bhuwan KC from Butwal, Bibek Singh from Kathmandu and Jita Lageju from Bhaktapur grab....

Hyatt Regency Kathmandu wins Service Excellence Award 2017

Hyatt Regency Kathmandu has been awarded with the Service Excellence Award 2017 by Luxury Travel Guide at the Asia and Australasia Awards. Guests who travel all over the world have nominated the hotel for its unique and high level of service, which left them satisfied and keen to visit again. The Service Excellence Award is an accolade that guarantees a memorable stay at Hyatt Regency Kathmandu....

iPhone X now in Nepal

Generation Next Communications Pvt. Ltd., authorized distributor for Apple in Nepal, has been distributing genuine Apple products in the market for years now. Genxt, the only distributor of Apple iPhones and Apple products (MacBooks, iPad , iMac) in Nepal has launched iPhone X from 1st December. Available in 64GB and 256 GB and iPhone X comes in Silver and Space Grey color options.

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The Dwarika’s Hotel won Luxury Hotel of the Year – Nepal and Dwarika's Resort won Nepal's Best Resort Spa 2017 in World Spa Awards

The Luxury Travel Guide Awards is an international awards programme in recognition of all accommodation options from large hotels & resorts to small luxury properties. Each year, the Luxury Travel Guide invites subscribers, hotel guests, travel agencies and industry experts to vote on luxury accommodation options they feel deserve the recognition. This year Hotel Dwarika's has won the p....

LG's Top Load Washing Machine in Market

CG Impex has launched two washing machines in the category of Top Load Washing Machine from LG in
Nepali Market. The capacity of 7 and 8 kgs, these washing machines has Turbo Drum and work under smart inverter motor. Both come with 10 years warranty.

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Coca-Cola launches its renowned water brand Kinley in Nepal

Coca-Cola in Nepal has launched its bottled drinking water brand Kinley, making a foray into the fastgrowing
segment of the beverage market. Packaged drinking water in Nepal is estimated to be the second largest segment in the non-alcoholic ready-to-drink beverage category after sparkling products. Kinley water comes with the assurance of high quality, safe drinking water from The Coca-C....

Divine Wine launches New Year Scheme

Shree Mahakali Wine, the authorized distributor of Divine Wines has launched a scheme for New Year 2018. In this scheme, consumers need to send a SMS mentioning the Batch No. and Serial No. printed on the back label of the bottle to mobile number 9801104242. Every week, a lucky winner will get a Motorola Smart Phone and every fifteen days, one winner will get Skyworth 32 inches LED TV. Along wi....

The 15th Samsung Digital Plaza opens in Dharan

The 15th Samsung Digital Plaza under the wings of Him Electronics Pvt.Ltd started operation from 23rd November in the city of Dharan. Samsung Digital Plazas are exclusive Samsung showrooms where the brands latest digital products like TVs, Mobiles and other appliances are displayed and sold. Increasing demand in the market for high end Samsung products and prompted Him Electronics to seek to pa....

Cake mixing- Hotel Mulberry

Hotel Mulberry too organized Christmas Cake Mixing this year. The eigth floor of Mulberry was filled with who's who including the Miss Nepal 2010 Sadichha Shrestha and Miss Nepal 2011 Malina Joshi. The beauty queens along with the Chefs prepared the mixture which included various dried fruits which soaked in varieties of liquors and was preserved for bakingfor Christmas.

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Christmas Cake Mixing-Radisson

In order to welcome Christmas, Radisson Hotel Kathmandu organized their annual Christmas cake mixing ceremony on November 17. The traditional Christmas cake is an important part of Christmas celebrations. And making it is no quick and easy task as preparations begin almost a month in advance for that. The first step towards making the cake is the mixing process, formally called the cake-mixing ....

Seasons Making & Baking- Yak and Yeti

Christmas is a ritual religiously followed all over the world by Christians and other religions too. Season making and baking prior the Christmas is said to be a harbinger of good tidings and happiness. Imbibing the spirit of this ritual, this year Yak & Yeti also decorated Ginger Bread House and inaugurated a wish tree. The wish tree appeared here
to support the underprivileged chil....

Christmas cake mixing at Shangri-la

Sadichha Shrestha, Deepa Shree Niraula,
Usha Khadgi and other known figures
participated in the annual Christmas cake mixing of Shangri-la Hotel Kathmandu on 26th November in Shambala Garden. The cake mixture included almonds, raisins, cashew nuts, walnuts, prunes, sponge cake crumbles, apricots, tutti frutti, blackcurrants, dried figs, dried cherries, mixed fruit peel, pistachios....

Soaltee Crowne Plaza grabbed two awards this year

13th Hospitality India & Explore the World Annual International Travel Award - 2017 for Best Destination MICE Hotel Nepal was grabbed by Soaltee Crowne Plaza this year. Along with the international award, it also was successful in getting a national recognition by grabbing the award of Highest Contribution in earning Foreign Exchange from
Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviati....

Christmas & New Year Offerings @ Hyatt Regency Kathmandu

Christmas Goodies
Range of festive treats and handcrafted confectionaries are
available for takeaway from The Lobby Lounge from 01 through
30 December 2017 from 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM daily. The festive
gift hampers is of the finest quality and include hand-picked
product coupled with elegant packaging. An array of ready-toorder
hampers is available at the ....

Hotel Shangri-La has come up with two halls

Hotel Sangri-La has added two halls in its premise. Pavilion, an indoor hall and Courtyard, an outdoor one. The Pavilion is a canopy roofed enclosed hall adjoining the prize winning Shambala Garden. The structure, with its three dimensional fabric shape, covers an area of 2450 sq. ft. It is an enclosed banquet/conference hall, which can accommodate up to 300 people comfortably. Fully air condit....

Next Level Fitness & Gym started its services

Next Level Fitness & Gym, Thulo Bharyang has started its services for the fitness conscious people of the area. Driven by a passion to educate individuals about health and wellness, Next will help revitalize the neighborhood. The atmosphere and amenities are upscale, the gym is inviting, unintimidating and priced right - and, it brings a much needed service to the community. It’s acce....

‘Bar-be-cue’ in Hotel Radisson Kathmandu

Hotel Radisson has introduced new ‘Bar-be-cue’ menu at Terrace Garden with a mix of kebabs and grills. Authentic Nepali Kebabs tops the list besides grilled Norwegian salmon, Australian lamb chops, tandoori trout to mention a few.

Kathmandu city- where Grills and barbeque dominate the menus of most restaurants; Radisson has crafted a niche by offering a variety of vegetari....

Royal Empire Hotel launched

A new boutique hotel has started its services in Kathmandu. Located in niche area of Baluwatar, Royal Empire is classy and true to its name. Royal Empire is the majestic boutique hotel that gives you the best of both worlds -on the one hand it recalls the magnificence and splendor of a bygone age; on the other, it gives you the latest in modern comforts and technology.

 The build....

Hyatt Regency Kathmandu Celebrates Christmas Cake Mixing

In anticipation of the festive season, Hyatt Regency Kathmandu held its traditional Christmas cake-mixing celebration on 10 November 2017, which saw participation from the media, friends and corporate guests, who all dressed in typical chef’s attire including hats and aprons.

The cake starter mixture included almonds, raisins, cashew nuts, walnuts, prunes, sponge cake crumbles, ....

Nisha Pathak representing at Miss Heritage International 2015

This year's Miss Heritage International 2015 is all set on its showcase. Nisha Pathak, 19 is representing Nepal to compete with other 29 global beauties at the event. Nisha with five feet five inches tall figure is pursuing her BBA at Padma Kanya Campus and is interested in movies, dancing and modeling. She aims to help and serve orphans. Also involved in modeling and emceeing the events Ni....

Wyndham expansion accelerates in South East Asia with seven new properties

The properties will be located across tourist hot spots in Thailand, Malaysia and Vietnam under the hospitality giant’s Ramada®, Days Inn® and Wyndham Hotels and Resorts® brands.

The news follows the signings of 26 managed and franchised properties for Wyndham Hotel Group so far this year in South East Asia. The announcement also coincides with the launch of the comp....

Expedia to acquire HomeAway, Inc. to counter Airbnb progress

Expedia and HomeAway announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Expedia has agreed to acquire HomeAway, including all of its brands, for an equity value of approximately $3.9 billion in cash and Expedia common stock, representing a per share price for HomeAway shares of $38.31, based on Expedia's closing price on November 3, 2015.

Under the terms of t....

Effect of blockade in Tourism, Hotel & Restaurant Industry

The current blockade by Indian government in the essential supplies to Nepal has badly affected tourism, hotel & restaurant industry which was already in the creeping stage by the massive earthquake of April 24th & May 12th 2015. due to shortage of fuel most of the restaurant are already closed and some which good stock of fuel are running with limited special fuel efficient menus. One ....

Le Sherpa’s Market Every Saturday- Eat fresh, eat slow, eat local

On Saturday September 19th, Le Sherpa introduced a new market in Lazimpat, bringing together the finest and freshest quality produce from across Nepal.

With organic fruit and vegetables, a variety of locally produced European cheese, fresh fish, artisanal bread and pastries, organic honeys, home-made chutneys and jams, artisanal meat and delicacies from Kathmandu’s top restauran....

Godrej Nupur Coconut Henna Crème Now in Nepal

Godrej Consumer Products has launched Godrej Nupur Coconut Henna Crème in Nepal Market. Godrej has been in hair coloring category with its varied brands like Godrej Hair Dye, Godrej Expert Crème, Godrej Nupur Henna etc.

Nupur Coconut Henna Crème Hair Colour is the first ever crème hair colour ....

HYATT REGENCY KATHMANDU CELEBRATES GLOBAL MONTH OF COMMUNITY SERVICE donates US$2,500 to the Children’s Protection Home for its positive community impact

KATHMANDU, NEPAL (24 August 2015) – As part of Hyatt Thrive Global Month of Community Service, a philanthropic program, Hyatt Regency Kathmandu announced today that it has donated US$ 2,500 to the Children’s ....

Suntory Whiskey House launched

Japan's best known world famous, award winning whisky brand, The Yamazaki Single Malt & Hibiki is now in Nepal. Japanese whiskey lovers will be very delighted with the launch of 'Suntory Whisky House' which is available in the exclusive store at Babar Mahal Revisited apart from many other reputed liquor sto....

Café Antardristi, a Café with a cause at Jhamsikhel

Café Antardristi, a café with a cause, contributes all the net profit earned to the operation of Antardristi Nepal. Antardristi Nepal, established in 2003 with a mission to prevent and protect children from sexual abuse, has already helped more than 150 children to regain their lost self respect and self confidence and reintegrate then into their....

Hiroshima Style Okonomiyaki in town

Otafuku Okonomiyaki is an authorized outlet of Otafuku, Japan introducing Japanese fast food to the Nepalese consumers.  Hiroshima style oknomiyaki ha already gained popularity in a short span of time with this outlet. It is also known as “Japanese pizza”, well balanced healthy food, in veg and non veg options topped with okonomiyaki sauce,&nb....

Buzil Rossari in Nepal

Everest Hospitality Solutions P ltd the authorized distributor of Buzil Rossari for Nepal launched various types cleaning agents (chemical solutions) applicable for hospitality industry on the 12 July 2015. Mr. Sumit Verma, of Buzil Rossari P Ltd. India informed that the products would cut down the expenses of cleaning & maintaining hygiene in the hospitality industry by minimum of 25% whil....