NAC begins flight to Narita01 Mar, 2020
One of NAC’s wide body aircraft A330-200 is flying to Narita from Kathmandu this mid-night at 1:25 am boarding 226 to 228 passengers including officials from concerned authorities including NAC.
Dhangadhi development festival kicks offBy RSS
National Planning Commission (NPC) member Sushil Bhatta while inaugurating the festival opined to move towards development following systematic way.
Official guidelines for Tootle, Pathao: a long-overdueBy RSS
According to the Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport, discussions are underway at the Ministry to incorporate the Tootle and Pathao services in a bill relating to transport management presented earlier by the Department of Transport Management. As said by Ministry Spokesperson, no substantive decision to this regard has been made yet.
Hailstones damages winter cropBy RSS
The actual loss from the hailstones is yet to be calculated but the around 30 minutes of sudden snowfall damaged vegetation completely. And, it was just about time to harvest the crops.
China uses dairy factory to show it’s getting back to work01 Mar, 2020
As milk bottles and yogurt six-packs zipped past on a conveyor belt at a state-owned dairy, reporters heard a sales pitch has reopened for business. The government invited reporters to a Beijing factory of China Mengniu Dairy Co. Ltd. this week to see how companies are getting back to work after unprecedented anti-virus measures shut down much of the world’s second-biggest economy. It also brought them to see a power plant.
NEPSE index continues to soar29 Feb, 2020
The average daily turnover in the stock exchange increased to Rs. 3.72 billion this week from Rs. 2.24 billion in previous week.
Agricultural revolution to begin from Banke and Bardia: CM PokhrelBy RSS
The Chief Minister said this while addressing the foundation stone-laying ceremony of the Natural Resource Management College building of the Faculty of Agriculture under the Agriculture and Forestry University at Khajura rural municipality of Banke district today.
Virus effects take hold as Trump calls criticisms a ‘hoax’29 Feb, 2020
National Bureau of Statistics senior statistician Zhao Qinghe said the novel coronavirus outbreak was a direct cause of the sharp decline.
Farmers receive only 20 per cent relief for fake paddy seedsBy RSS
Farmers in 13 districts including Chitwan suffered huge losses after the paddy they sowed did not yield any produce. The paddy plants were grain-less at the time of harvest.
Bandipur receiving fewer tourists29 Feb, 2020
The number of tourists visiting Bandipur, a major tourist destination in Tanahun district, has decreased with tourists cancelling their bookings. While there used to be a big crowd of foreign tourists at Bandipur at this season in the past, their number has declined sharply this time.
Chair Prachanda inaugurates poultry expo, says Nepal entering into new phaseBy RSS
He said that he was pleased while meeting with representatives of various industries and companies across the globe in Chitwan.
Installation of penstock pipes in progress in Upper Tamakoshi Hydro Project28 Feb, 2020
Installation of the penstock pipe in the 355-metre vertical shaft was successfully completed in the Upper Tamakoshi Hydropower Project. The 456 megawatt project is being constructed in domestic investment at Lamabagar of Bigu Rural Municipality, Dolakha.
Govt increases tax netBy RSS
The tax on infrastructure development was first introduced by then finance minister Bishnu Poudel in 2073/74. As the national pride project, this tax was implemented on the Budhigandaki Hydropower Project.
Seismic survey in Dailekh proves existence of petroleum substances27 Feb, 2020
From the exploration, we have found enough evidence regarding physical surface where the petroleum substances could be stored
Amazon opens cashier-less grocery store27 Feb, 2020
The online retailing giant is opening its first cashier-less supermarket, where shoppers can grab milk or eggs and walk out without waiting in line or ever opening their wallets. It's the latest sign that Amazon is serious about shaking up the $800 billion grocery industry
Country’s first tea garden lies in utter neglect26 Feb, 2020
“These tea plants, brought over from China 150 years ago, are original Camellia Sinensis, which are only found in three or four sections of this plantation,”
Dhakal fields his candidacy for Senior Vice President of FNCCIBy RSS
Dhakal has formally announced his candidacy for the post of the Senior Vice President of the Federation at a programme organised in the capital on Wednesday.
Winter rain destroys raw bricks26 Feb, 2020
The unseasonal wind and rain that hit the district on Tuesday and Wednesday destroyed all the raw bricks that were kept out in the open, causing losses worth millions of rupees to the factories.
Winter rains swamp brick producers in Banke26 Feb, 2020
Production of brick in Banke is reportedly reduced by 80 per cent this year. According to Banke branch of Federation of Nepal Brick Industries, the decline in brick production is due to frequent winter rain beginning from November last year.