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Over Rs 700 m provided to buffer zone locals from CNP access_timeApril 20

    Chitwan –The buffer zone management committee comprising the locals in areas around Chitwan National Park has so far distributed over 700 million rupees to the locals there.  The amount was mobilized from the CNP'...

Industrial Fair concludes in Sallaghari access_timeApril 19

    Bhaktapur – The Fourth Bhaktapur Industrial, Cultural, Tourism and Trade Fair concluded on Wednesday here in Sallaghari with total transaction touching on Rs 80 million.  According to Industrial Peace Nepal Chairm...

Eight gas industries get NS certification access_timeApril 17

    Kathmandu – Nepal Bureau of Standards and Metrology has granted Nepal Standard (NS) certification to eight gas industries. Those gas industries that have got the certification include Manoj Gas, Bara, Nepal Gas, Balaju, S...

Job Fair in Biratnagar access_timeApril 17

    Biratnagar – Federation of Nepal Cottage and Small Industries (FNCSI) Morang is set to hold a three – day Job Fair in Biratnagar.  FNCSI Morang President, Narendra Humagain, at a press conference held on M...

Pilgrims throng Matatirtha pond access_timeबैशाख ३, २०७५

  Kathmandu– Devotees have thronged the Matatirtha Kunda or the sacred pond since the morning today at Chandragiri Municipality to take a holy bath and make offerings in the name of their deceased mothers.  A religious fair...

Tourism industry's support vital to minimize trade deficit: former PM Khanal access_timeApril 15

  Biratnagar – Former Prime Minister and CPN (UML) senior leader, Jhalanath Khanal, on Saturday stressed on need for support from the tourism industry in minimizing trade deficit with India.  Inaugurating the four-star Bi...

Water park 'Big Splash' in operation access_timeApril 13

    Pokhara –A water park 'Big Splash' has come into operation in the lake city, Pokhara, from Thursday with a view to offering an environment of fun in water.  The water park has been constructed in 13 ropani la...

Two poultry farms depleted in Chitwan, causing Rs 6 million loss access_timeApril 11

  Ratnanagar, Chitwan –Two poultry farms in Chitwan have been depleted, as more than 5,000 chickens were killed due to various diseases, incurring a loss of approximately Rs 6 million, said the District Livestock Office, Chitwan.  ...

ADB projects 5.5 % GDP in Nepal for coming fiscal year access_timeApril 11

  Kathmandu –The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has forecasted 5.5 per cent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth in Nepal in the coming fiscal year 2018/19.  The ADB made this higher forecast hinges on the assumption of normal m...

Home Minister Thapa commits security to industry and business sector access_timeApril 8

    Chitwan – Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa has said that the Home Ministry was committed to providing security to the industry and business sector.  Addressing an interaction programme with the indust...

Modern Community Naturopathy Hospital at Rajahar access_timeApril 8

    Nawalparasi – A modern community naturopathy hospital has been constructed at Rajahar of eastern Nawalparasi district.  The 72-room Community Naturopathy Hospital was constructed at a cost of Rs 60 million. The Hosp...

Price of fuel increased access_timeचैत १९, २०७४

    Kathmandu – Nepal Oil Corporation has increased the price of petroleum products with effect from midnight.  The price of petrol, diesel and kerosene has been increased by two rupees per litre, according to NOC spoke...

Demand for closing limestone factory access_timeचैत ९, २०७४

    Chitwan – People of Kolar at Kalika Municipality-9 in Chitwan have called for closing the limestone factory based in their locality, citing possibility of its adverse effects on their territory and threat to their overall...

Sagoon Enters into $5 Million Investment Agreement with HT Overseas Pte. Ltd (HT Singapore) access_timeचैत १, २०७४

WASHINGTON D.C. – Sagoon, the social commerce platform enabling its users to Connect, Share, and Earn, today announced it has entered into agreement for a $5 million investment from HT Overseas Pte Ltd (“HT Singapore”), a wholly-owned...

48 LPG industries operating without NS certification access_timeफागुन ३०, २०७४

Kathmandu - Forty eight out of the 55 LPG industries operating in the country have not yet taken the Nepal Standard certification.  Although the government has made the NS certification mark mandatory to all the LPG industries, these 48 companies...

Women entrepreneurs' trade fair to begin from March 22 access_timeफागुन २९, २०७४

Kathmandu -  The Third International Women Entrepreneurs Trade Fair is taking place from March 22 to 26 in Lalitpur.  The fair to be organized by the Federation of Women Entrepreneurs Association Nepal (FWEAN) is expected to develop int...

Industry Minister Yadav sees need of promoting domestic products access_timeफागुन २८, २०७४

Kathmandu - Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supplies, Matrika Prasad Yadav, has stressed the need of promoting domestic products to see development in the country.  In his address to the 24th AGM of Federation of Nepal Cottage and Small Indus...

Rs 12.5 million collected for setting up e-library access_timeफागुन २८, २०७४

Biratnagar -  A local Bishnumaya Library here has collected Rs 12.5 million in donation in order to materialize its plan to set up an e-library.  This amount was generated from a shreemadbhagawat mahapurana, a weeklong religious program...

NAWB coordinated scheme for former NA personnel access_timeफागुन २४, २०७४

Kathmandu -  Nepal Investment Bank Limited (NIBL) will invest Rs 7 billion for additional 40,000 former Nepal Army personnel and the Army family members living on family pension.  Under the micro finance programme, the scheme aims to up...

Exhibition of photos of famous Nepali women in the offing access_timeफागुन २३, २०७४

Kathmandu - The Cultural Museum Nepal is organising an exhibition of photos of prominent Nepali women making special contribution to the country's social, political and economic transformation.  The exhibition will be organised from March 8 t...