Mishra, Dhungana appointed deputy governorsBy The Rising Nepal
The Government has appointed Bam Bahadur Mishra and Nilam Dhungana to the vacant post of the deputy governors of Nepal Rastra Bank.
Singati Hydro begins test generationBy The Rising Nepal
According to Sudip Khadka, account officer of the company, the project has started power generation test for the last one week after completing the entire construction work of the project.
Chinese workers to arrive by March end to complete Pokhara airport worksBy The Rising Nepal
According to the airport’s project chief Binish Munakarmi, the equipment is very sensitive and requires experienced and expert workers to install them. “So, for the purpose, workers from China are coming this month,” he said.
3rd Bardibas festival kicks offBy RSS
Third Bardibas Festival has begun under the slogan, "Identity of Mutual Harmony, Our Campaign to Make Bardibas a Model City' from today. The Festival is organised by Bardibas Chamber of Commerce and Industry where handcrafts, agro-products as well as photos have been put on display.
Balewa Airport runway to be blacktopped, operations resuming from JuneBy The Rising Nepal
The preparations for blacktopping of the runway at Balewa Airport, Baglung is at the final stage.
Women handicrafts fair concludesBy RSS
A three-day-long women handicrafts fair organised on the occasion of the 111th International Women’s Day concluded on Monday in Lalitpur.
Governor gets power to change refinancing amountBy The Rising Nepal
First amendment of the Refinancing Procedure, 2020, has given special powers to the governor of the Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) to make changes in the size of the refinancing provided to the banks and financial institution by the central bank and to the customers by the BFIs.
Urea from Bangladesh arrivesBy The Rising Nepal
Six months after the government started the process, Bangladeshi urea has finally started arriving in Nepal.
Water from Melamchi river discharged into Bagmati for ShivaratriBy RSS
The water drawn from the Melamchi river in Sindhupalchok district has been discharged into the Bagmati river so as to increase the water level in the holy river in view of the upcoming Shivaratri festival.
CBFIN elects Golyan as its chairmanBy The Rising Nepal
Pawan Kumar Golyan is elected chairman of Confederation of Banks and Financial Institutions Nepal (CBFIN) unanimously. A renowned industrialist Golyan is also the chairman of NMB Bank Limited.
Import of Chinese goods from Rasuwagadhi point resumesBy The Rising Nepal
Import of Chinese goods from Nepal-China Trade Port Rasuwagadhi has started after 23 days. Import was suspended from January 11 due to the spring festival in China.
STC imports urea from ChinaBy RSS
Customs Officer of Tatopani Customs Office Ganesh Prasad Poudel said that 20 tonnes of fertiliser was imported by Silk Market Pvt. Ltd. in two trucks.
Gold price rises by Rs 500 per tola todayBy RSS
The price of gold (both hallmark and worked) has increased by Rs 500 per tola in the Nepali market today, according to the Nepal Gold and Silver Dealers' Association.
Makwanpurgadhi to Sindhuligadhi cycle tourBy RSS
A cycle tour has been organized from Makwanpurgadhi to Sindhuligadhi with the objective of promoting the preservation of the historical gadis or forts. The event is also aimed at promoting domestic tourism in Hetauda, the capital of Bagmati province.
Upper Junbesi Mini Hydropower to be builtBy The Rising Nepal
The Upper Junbesi Mini Hydropower, which remained stalled for five years, will be finally constructed. The project was finalised after an agreement was reached between the Alternative Energy Promotion Centre and Solududhkunda Municipality.
Bajura farmers trained on modern potato cultivationBy The Rising Nepal
The Agriculture Knowledge Centre Bajura has been training most farmers of Bajura to cultivate potatoes with new technology.
Women’s handicraft exhibition opensBy The Rising Nepal
Women Handicraft Exhibition, a three-day event, kicked off on Saturday, Mar. 6. The exhibition was organised on the occasion of 111th International Women’s Day by Lalitpur Metropolitan City (LMC) and Federation of Handicraft Associations of Neapl (FHAN).
Tourism will take leap following agreement with Chand's group: Tourism Minister DhakalBy RSS
Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Bhanu Bhakta Dhakal expressed the hope that Country's tourism would take a stride with the Netra Bikram Chand-led group entering the peaceful politics.
80 pc work on Rasuwagadhi Hydroelectric Project completedBy The Rising Nepal
The 85 percent of the work is completion on the project which is being constructed at a cost of Rs. 13.65 billion excluding interest under the loan assistance of the Employees Provident Fund. The work of connecting the equipment on the under construction 111 megawatt capacity Rasuwagadhi Hydroelectric Project located at Timure, Gosaikunda Rural Municipality, has come on standstill because of lack of manpower.
Mahalaxmi Sugar Mill closes without paying farmersBy The Rising Nepal
The Mahalakshmi Sugar Mill located in Godaita Municipality in the southern part of Sarlahi has closed down for the year without paying its farmers. Administrative Manager Birendra Kumar Shrivastav informed that the mill, which started processing sugarcane from December 20, shut down for the rest of this Nepali year after processing 890,000 quintals of sugarcane. But still the farmers have not been paid their dues.