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Coca Cola's share price falls as Ronaldo physically distanced himself from the sugary beverage access_time2021-06-16

June 16: Soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo's decision to remove two Coca-Cola bottles from his Euro 2020 press conference table and drink water instead has wiped billions of dollars off the beverage company's value. The company's stock ...

Ghimire, KC recommended as amicus curiae for HoR dissolution case access_time2021-06-15

KATHMANDU, June 15: The Supreme Court Bar Association has finalized the members of the amicus curiae to help the Constitutional Council with the case relating to dissolution of the House of Representatives sub judice in the Supreme Court (SC).  ...

Policy and program of Lumbini Province endorsed access_time2021-06-13

BUTWAL, June 13: A meeting of the Lumbini Provine Assembly has endorsed the policy and program of the province for the upcoming fiscal year 2021/22.  In the meeting held on Sunday, Speaker Purna Bahadur Gharti announced that the policy and prog...

Policy and program of Lumbini Province endorsed access_time2021-06-13

BUTWAL, June 13: A meeting of the Lumbini Provine Assembly has endorsed the policy and program of the province for the upcoming fiscal year 2021/22.  In the meeting held on Sunday, Speaker Purna Bahadur Gharti announced that the policy and prog...

Medicinal goods worth Rs 6.5 billion imported amid ongoing prohibitory orders access_time2021-06-08

KATHMANDU, June 8: The Department of Customs said that medicinal goods worth Rs 6.5 billion have been imported since the prohibitory orders were enforced in most parts of the country on April 29.  Based on the same statistics, the Ministry of I...

Amid widespread criticism, govt says it is committed to preserving Chure region access_time2021-06-02

KATHMANDU, June 2: The government has said that it is committed to conserving and preserving the Chure region.  Responding to the widespread criticism from the different quarters, the Ministry of Finance said that the government is aware to che...

TIA welcomes 12 thousand passengers in May access_time2021-06-02

KATHMANDU, June 2: Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) welcomed over 12,000 passengers in this May while the number of passengers who had exited from the airport during this period is double of it.  The data unveiled by the Department of Immi...

How much budget each province receives thru fiscal transfer? access_time2021-05-30

KATHMANDU, May 30: The government has earmarked a total amount of Rs 103 billion 702 million and 500 thousand to provide the budget to the provinces through fiscal transfer. Of the total transfer, Rs 74.227 billion has been allocated for recurrent expe...

FinMin Poudel announces Rs 1.647 trillion budget for FY 2021/22 (with full document) access_time2021-05-29

KATHMANDU, May 29: Finance Minister Bishnu Poudel has presented an annual budget of Rs. 1.647 trillion for the upcoming fiscal year FY 2077/78 (2020/21) from the Office of Prime Minister and  Of the total budget, Rs. 678 billion has been alloca...

Rs 180.04 billion allocated to education sector access_time2021-05-29

KATHMANDU, May 29: The government has allocated Rs 180.04 billion budget for the education sector in the fiscal year 2021/22.  The government has pledged to create a favorable environment to make skill-oriented and quality education considered ...

Rs 122 bln allocated for health sector access_time2021-05-29

KATHMANDU, May 29: The government has increased the budget for the health sector. Presenting the budget for fiscal year 2021/22 at a programme held in Singha Durbar today, Finance Minister Bishnu Prasad Poudel informed that the budget has been increase...

LIVE: FinMIn Poudel presenting budget for Fiscal Year 2021/22 access_time2021-05-29

KATHMANDU, May 29: Finance Minister Bishnu Poudel is presenting the annual budget for the Fiscal Year 2021/22.  As parliament was dissolved on May 22, the budget has been introduced through the ordinances, which President Bidya Devi Bhanda...

LIVE: FinMIn Poudel presenting budget for Fiscal Year 2021/22 access_time2021-05-29

KATHMANDU, May 29: Finance Minister Bishnu Poudel is presenting the annual budget for the Fiscal Year 2021/22.  As parliament was dissolved on May 22, the budget has been introduced through the ordinances, which President Bidya Devi Bhanda...

Achieving targeted economic growth rate is challenging: Finance Minister access_time2021-05-28

KATHMANDU, May 28: Finance Minister Bishnu Prasad Poudel has said it would be difficult to achieve the economic growth target determined for the current fiscal year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Finance Minister said this while launching the Eco...

Govt to unveil economic survey tomorrow, budget on Saturday access_time2021-05-27

KATHMANDU, May 27: The Ministry of Finance is preparing to release the economic survey at 2 PM on Friday.  According to the officials at the ministry, the survey will be unveiled through a virtual event with a limited physical attendance of off...

Digital transactions on the rise access_time2021-05-17

Transactions via internet banking increased by 231 percent: NRB KATHMANDU, May 17: With the spread of the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in the country, cashless transactions have increased significantly.  Digital transactions ...

Digital transactions on the rise access_time2021-05-17

Transactions via internet banking increased by 231 percent: NRB KATHMANDU, May 17: With the spread of the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in the country, cashless transactions have increased significantly.  Digital transactions ...

Nepal’s Aashish Sharma gets professional doctorate from European International University access_time2021-05-14

KATHMANDU, May 14: Aashish Sharma, 31, from Nepal got a professional doctoral award in International Business and Marketing from a leading university of Europe --- European International University, Paris, France. Aashish Sharma, the founder and ...

CEDB Hydrpower’s IPO allotment, lucky four investors get 11 units each access_time2021-05-14

KATHMANDU, May 14: Lucky four investors have been awarded the 11 units of primary shares of CEDB Hydropower Development Company.  According to Sunrise Capital, issue manager of the Initial Public Offering (IPO), 234,195 others got 10 units each...

China-made vaccine inoculation to resume resume May 16 access_time2021-05-12

KATHMANDU, May 12: Vaccination drive against the coronavirus disease, which was put off citing large crowds at the vaccine centers, is all set to resume effective from May 16.  The District Administration Office (DAO), Kathmandu asked the ...