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Old 05-28-2019, 08:56 PM
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Originally Posted by leadcounsel View Post

"The Nepal government earns around $3.25 million as royalty fees from climbers every season. It charges $11,000 per person for climbing the 8,000-meter peak. Nepalís economy is largely built on Everest expeditions. However, very little actually goes to the sherpas."
That is $3.25 million of funding for the Government. That is tax burden that is removed from the backs of Nepal's citizens.

Nepal's economy would fail if, as you stated, its economy is largely build on Everest expeditions.

Time to repeal the 17th.
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