News & Events

 

Registration for Postal Ballot

This is to kindly inform that those of you and your company staff (s) who will be occupied for carrying out tour operation activities and office work during the upcoming NC election may kindly submit your list to ABTO latest by 14th February 2018 so that we can submit it to the concerned authority. Please find TEMPLATE for submitting the list to ABTO. For clarification, if any, […]

 
ABTO Club

ABTO Club

As part of ABTO Club, Ex-Chairman Dasho Sonam Tobgay Dorji has launched TWO important online services (Tourism Information Management System [TIMS] and Rural Ecotourism Products and Services [REPS]) exclusively designed for the benefit of tour operation business at Le Meridien Thimphu. ~ TIMS: Tourism Information Management System (TIMS) is a standard service model software designed for […]

 

Registration for TIMS

As you may be well aware that Tourism Information Management System (TIMS) is a standard service model software designed for carrying out tour operation business activities online by travel companies regardless of changing needs, technologies, tools, location etc. in a secure and safe environment effectively. In this regard, we would like to open registration for tour […]

 

National Museum Closure for Cleanup Campaign

The national museum, Paro will be organizing cleanup campaign of the museum campus from 27-28 January 2018 by involving staff of the museum. Therefore, the museum will remain closed on the said dates so concerned tour operators may plan your visit accordingly. For more information, please contact Museum at 272543/272544/272257.

 

Dechenphu Festival and Jumolhari Mountain Festival Dates

This is to kindly inform that the Dechenphu Festival Date is on 19 October 2018 and that of Jumolhari Mountain Festival date is from 14-15 October 2018.

 

ABTO Club Reminder

This is to kindly remind that those of you who haven’t registered for the upcoming ABTO Club scheduled on 26th JANUARY 2018 at Le-Meridian, Thimphu from 5:30 P.M-8:00 PM, please do so via email or contact at 17621385 at the earliest for logistic purposes. Special invitation is extended to the owner/proprietor of the company since TWO important online […]

 
ABTO CLUB (Launch of Online Services) Rescheduled on 26th Jan 2018

ABTO CLUB (Launch of Online Services) Rescheduled on 26th Jan 2018

This is to kindly inform that the upcoming ABTO Club is rescheduled on the evening of 26th JANUARY 2018 over High tea, snacks and drinks followed by DINNER at Hotel LE-MERIDIEN, Thimphu. In this regard, the Chairman, Board of Directors and Secretariat of ABTO would like to cordially invite preferably owners/proprietors since we will be […]

 
2nd Round of Training on TIMS

2nd Round of Training on TIMS

As you may be aware that 138 staff from 93 tour companies were trained on the first module of TIMS (tour management) in August/September 2017. We have completed second module (tour costing and office accounts) and ONE DAY training is scheduled for relevant staff/tour operators starting from 26th until 28th December 2017 on batch-wise. Therefore, […]

 

FAM Trip Haa

This is to kindly inform that RSPN in collaboration with Nature Conservation Division, Department of Forests and Park Services  is organizing a familarlisation tour for tour operators and guides from 16-17 November 2017 to create awareness on community based tourism products and services being developed  HAA as part of  Community Based Sustainable Tourism (CBST) project for promotion. In this […]

 

Undergraduate Requirement for Specific Business Field of Study

This is to inform that the Ministry of Labour and Human Resources (MoLHR) is compiling the list of undergraduate requirement for private sectors for submission to the Department of Adult and Higher Eduction (DAHE) for different undergraduate studies outside Bhutan from 2018 (3 to 4 years studies and student will graduate either 2021 or 2022 […]