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Taj Mahal

Posted: September 12, 2008 at 2:49 am   /   India, Latest Posts

Taj Mahal, one of the wonders of the world was built as as icon of love and eternal devotion  by the Emperor Shah Jahan of India. The construction on the  giant mausoleum was started when his favorite wife Mumthaz Mahal died while giving birth to their fourteenth child. Master crafts men from all over the […]

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Accommodation in Nepal

Posted: September 8, 2008 at 12:36 am   /   Latest Posts, Nepal

Kathmandu has a wide range of accommodation facilities catering for unique tastes of tourists. If you have just showed up with everything strapped to your backpack ready to track across the vast ranges of Nepal or like to enjoy in leisure and style, we have got just the thing for you !  Most hotels and […]

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Bhutan Woos Investors from Bangladesh

Posted: September 2, 2008 at 3:42 am   /   Bangladesh, Bhutan, Latest Posts, News

A team of Bhutanese delegates from the chamber of commerce is in Dhaka to encourage foreign investment in Bhutan.Bangladesh and bhutan has been engaged in commerce for centuries but the volume has so far been conservative. Bhutan’s main exports to Bangladesh are Vinegar, Vegetables, tobacco,wool and some processed foods while Importing Garments, pharmaceuticals,and electronic equipment […]

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Heavy Flooding near Nepal

Posted: September 2, 2008 at 2:42 am   /   India, Nepal, News

Nepal is faced with a new crisis just a week after a cabinet expansion and a government shake up. Kosi a water way that leads into the neighboring India’s  3rd largest (by population) state spilled over. The water way started to reach its peak capacity and according to locals the technical staff as the site […]

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Bhutan the Kingdom of the Dragon

Posted: September 1, 2008 at 1:02 am   /   Bhutan, Latest Posts

Bhutan The kingdom of the dragon, has a long history and a strong cultural background. Originally it is thought that people migrated from Tibet. Theses aboriginal bhutanese also known Monpa planted the seed of a nation in one of the highest reaches of earth. Bhutan is a land locked  nation full of rugged and often […]

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Row In the Mountains on Who Should Attend SAARC.

Posted: August 21, 2008 at 4:39 am   /   Nepal

Heated exchanges of words took place in the infant democracy of Nepal in the mountains regarding the eligibility of a caretaker prime minister representing Nepal. Nepal one of the newest democracies in the world after the king was removed under sweeping reforms that the country underwent is still in the process of transforming its institutions […]

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Afghanistan Face Sheet

Posted: August 20, 2008 at 11:18 pm   /   Afghanistan

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Maldives Fact Sheet

Posted: August 20, 2008 at 3:04 am   /   Maldives

Republic of Maldives Population 300000 Population growth 2.69% GDP(2007) USD$ 1.588 billion GDP Growth 6.60% GDP per capita USD$ 4,600 Telephone lines (land) 32500 Telephone lines (mobile) 317800 Maldives International dialing code +960 Airports 5 Languages spoken Dhivehi (local official language) Literacy 96.30% Suffrage 18 Universal Government type Republic Religions Islam – Sunni

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China Boosts Sri Lankan Tourism Arrivals.

Posted: August 19, 2008 at 4:05 am   /   News, Sri Lanka

Pressure from rising oil prices, rising interest rates and a bust US  housing industry threatens tourists numbers around the world. Sri Lanka too was stuck with a tourist arrival decline of 0.2 percent,but once again China came to the rescue. The Chinese tourism market, one of the fastest growing markets for tourism has travel agents […]

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Sri Lanka establishes Rent-A-Car Association.(RACA)

Posted: August 14, 2008 at 2:13 am   /   News, Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan rent a car businesses have established the Sri Lankan Rent-A-Car Association to improve and set bench marks in the countries lucrative tourism industry. The newly formed association already has eleven members and more are inline to be accredited after passing the criteria into in this association. Currently the basic criteria into the association […]

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