Govt bringing regulation soon to manage ride sharing services17 Mar, 2020
With the provision allowing private two- and four-wheelers to operate as ride sharing mentioned in the Bagmati State Vehicle and Transport Management Act, 2075, the State is now introducing a regulation for the ride sharing service.
COVID-19 fear prompts drastic cuts in international flightsBy RSS
The international airlines companies operating flights to and from TIA have cut the number of flights significantly after the global spread of coronavirus infection.
HoR committee continues deliberations on bill to amend insurance lawBy RSS
In his repose to lawmakers' queries raised by lawmakers during the deliberations, Finance Minister Dr Yuba Raj Khatiwada said the bill envisaged the concept of further strengthening insurance-related regulatory bodies and establishing the Insurance Authority as a powerful and competent entity.
Malaysian company to invest in Mygdi hydro projectBy RSS
The promoter Hydro Visual Pvt Ltd and Malaysian company have inked agreements to purchase shares, engineering and construction purposes.
Police nabs eight with 78,000 masks15 Mar, 2020
The police confiscated 78,000 units of masks from Mahakal Manju Shree Traders in Dallu, operated by 30-year-old Mintu Tamang. Tamang, a resident of Kavre, has been living in Swayambhu.
Gold price drops noticeablyBy RSS
According to the Nepal Gold and Silver Dealers' Association, the price of pure gold fell to Rs 78,500 per tola today against Rs 81,500 of Thursday.
Government suspends labour approval for foreign employment for indefinite period13 Mar, 2020
The government has suspended the labour approval for foreign employment for an indefinite period bearing in mind the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.
COVID-19 fears leave Lumbini forsaken12 Mar, 2020
“Tourists from China have been increasing for some years. But with the virus spreading globally, the number of Chinese tourists, among others, is almost nil,” said Rajan Basnet, information officer of Lumbini Development Trust.
Youths making millions from buffalo farming12 Mar, 2020
Santosh Singh had spent three years as a foreign labourer in Malaysia before he returned to Nepal and began rearing buffaloes.
Nepal-China trade resumes12 Mar, 2020
It has been a few weeks that the goods are being imported to Nepal from China through Kolkata port of India.
COVID-19 fear leaves Lumbini without tourists12 Mar, 2020
The number of tourists to this holy site has sharply declined, resulting in a complete silence in the area, which used to be crowded with both domestic and foreign tourists.
Rafting to be operated in Sanibheri river soonBy RSS
The trial for rafting had been started from Baluwa at Sisne rural municipality-6 and it concluded upon reaching Sanchaur at ward number 7 of the rural municipality, Centre president, Pahal Singh Ghartimagar, said.
Virus fear hits Kavre hotels11 Mar, 2020
According to hoteliers, the foreigners are cancelling their bookings citing the COVID-19 outbreak. The reduction in domestic and foreign tourists has created silence here.
Fire engulfs sandal factory; one injured, property guttedBy RSS
Factory worker Dilip Kumar Chamar was seriously injured in a fire that broke out in Jayashree Siyaram sandal factory at Janaki rural municiplaity-3, Indrapuri in Banke at 12.00 last night.
Negative circuit break in Stock MarketBy RSS
This is the second time that the NEPSE suffered negative circuit break after last Thursday. The share market that was opened today after last Thursday nosedived from the very beginning of the transaction.
Potatoes worth Rs. 2.87b produced in Bara10 Mar, 2020
Farmers in Bara district produced potatoes worth Rs. 2.87 billion this year.
UNITRAV calls on airlines companies not to go for layoff09 Mar, 2020
The Union of Trekking Travels Rafting Workers Nepal (UNITRAV), the largest trade union in the tourism industry, said its serious attention has been drawn to decision of some companies to cut off jobs of workers to cope up with the situation in view of coronavirus infection risk.
Stocks, oil prices plunge as virus closes sites around world09 Mar, 2020
Shares in Asia and the Mideast and U.S. futures were down sharply, reports on the health of the economies of Japan and China stirred more unease, and the downturn was being felt by people around the world.
Country's largest solar system to come into operation by mid-MayBy RSS
The construction of the 25-MW solar plant has neared the completion and the NEA plans to produce energy within mid-May as per the energy mix concept.