A cycle rally was organized in Amsterdam on 20th March 2011 by the National Unity Group to promote Nepal Tourism Year 2011. Participants included Nepalis living in Netherlands, students and some locals. They distributed Nepali Brochures received from Arke Fly (a Dutch airline with direct flights from Amsterdam to Kathmandu) and Nepal Tourism Board.
Cathay Pacific Airways will be launching its first round-the-world freighter service on 9th July 2010.The flight will leave Hong Kong and fly via Anchorage to Chicago. From there it will fly onward to Amsterdam and Dubai before returning to Hong Kong.Flights will be operated using a Boeing 747-400 freighter twice weekly,every Friday and Sunday.