ASEAN charts path for trade bloc04 Nov, 2019
Leaders from fast-growing Southeast Asian economies, China and other regional powers vowed Sunday to transcend conflicts over trade policies and territorial disputes for the sake of stronger economies and regional stability.
Nepal self-reliant in clinker production03 Nov, 2019
Import of clinker from India has been completely stopped from the current fiscal year 2019/20 as the country became self-reliant in producing cement raw material. A decade ago, all domestic cement factories except for two government owned ones, used to import clinkers to produce cement.
Agreements for Upper Trishuli-1 Hydropower Project signed01 Nov, 2019
The loan agreements for the amount of USD 453.2 million were signed on Friday for the construction of the Upper Trishuli-1 Hydropower Project.
Chhath and visit year promotion in JanakpurBy RSS
A sanitation campaign is taking place in temples and lakes in Janakpur under the joint aegis of federal Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Bhattarai and State-2 Chief Minster Lalbabu Raut.
Global IME Bank partners with Bank Albilad for remittance service.24 Oct, 2019
With the formal inauguration of the remittance service, the customers can easily send money from Bank Albilad, Saudi Arabia, to Nepal at the best rate, said the GIBL.
Dhaka topi most sought after item of Tihar24 Oct, 2019
The Dhaka fabric of Palpa and Terathum is used to make the traditional Nepali cap (topi), Chaubandi Cholo or traditional Nepali blouse worn by women, and Daura Suruwal, the traditional attire worn by Nepali men.
Nepal makes notable improvement in trade and business, third highest in South AsiaBy RSS
The Doing Business 2020 study report the World Bank Group released in Washington D.C., USA on Thursday states that Nepal is in the third place after India and Bhutan by making notable improvement in the doing business environment.
Nepal-Bangladesh trade talks run till Wednesday22 Oct, 2019
The fourth meeting of the committee that will run till Wednesday will discuss on about two dozen agenda including energy trade, use of ports, yarn export, visa facilitation for Nepali students, aviation, food and agricultural products and cargo movement.
Jumla supplies 6,500 metric tons appleBy RSS
Jumla alone has supplied 6,500 metric tons of apples amounting around Rs 342 million. Balakram Devkota, Chief, District Agriculture Development Office, said Jumla has exceeded financial income from the sale of apples in comparison to past two years.
Clay oil-fed lamps selling briskly21 Oct, 2019
The oil-fed lamps made using clay are in high demand during the Tihar festival. They are required to illuminate houses continuously for a long period.
Govt to build Budigandaki project, says Minister Pun20 Oct, 2019
Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation Barshaman Pun on Sunday said that no one should have suspicion over the construction of Budigandaki Hydropower Project citing that it was a priority project of the government.
Finance officials facing host of problems18 Oct, 2019
However, IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva and World Bank President David Malpass will likely find their discussions over the next two days consumed with more immediate problems, such as rising trade tensions that have sapped world growth.
Banks facing liquidity crunch amid festivals17 Oct, 2019
Similarly, NRB issued new currency notes of Rs. 5, Rs. 10, Rs. 20, Rs. 50 and Rs. 100 worth Rs. 9.5 billion for exchange to general public.
Visit Nepal Year 2020 launched in Seoul17 Oct, 2019
Vaidya added that tourism for Nepal was an important sector as it was a backbone of the national economy, read a press statement issued by the VNY 2020 Secretariat from Seoul.
Simkot locals earn Rs. 30m from medicinal herbs16 Oct, 2019
They have collected ‘Kutki’ medicinal herbs from Chuwakhola forest area within one and a half months.
Gundu farmers busy picking flowers for Tihar16 Oct, 2019
The people of Gundu in Suryabinayak Municipality of Bhaktapur are now busy picking up Mahakhamali flower as the festival of Tihar is approaching soon. The flower is in high demand especially for Bhai Tika during the festival of Tihar.
Godavari flower expo from Friday16 Oct, 2019
The 13th Godavari Flower Exhibition 2019 is going to be held at the Jawalakhel Football Ground in Lalitpur from Friday.
Problems of industrial sector will be solved: PM Oli14 Oct, 2019
The CNI team led by its president Satish Kumar More met Prime Minister Oli on Sunday evening at Prime Minister Oli’s official residence in Baluwatar.
Trade with China: Nepal looking forward to export pork meat to ChinaBy RSS
The Pig Industrial Park established in Pokhara targets to export pork meat to neighbouring China. The park was established with 70 per cent investment from the government and 30 per cent from the farmers considering the possibility of exporting pork meat.
Hailstorm damages paddy in MyagdiBy RSS
Heavy hailstorm has damaged the paddy crop at Jyamrukkot of Beni municipality in the district. The hailstorm has caused damage equivalent to Rs 7.5 million, Hira Bahadur Thapa, the ward chair of Beni municipality-2, said. According to him, the heavy hailstorm on Tuesday damaged the paddy, millet, vegetables and fruits at Gaushwara, Tamane, Bimirabot, Phaparkhet among other places in the municipality.