Partner’s for Progress

China to provide Rs 15.7 billion grant to repair Syaphrubesi-Rasuwagadhi Highway

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Kathmandu / Dec 29: The Chinese government has agreed to provide a grant assistance of Rs. 15. 7 billion to Nepal for the implementation of Syaphrubesi-Rasuwagadhi Highway repair and improvement project, upgrading and renovation project of Civil Service Hospital, and other post-disaster reconstruction projects agreed upon between the two governments. The projects aim to improve […]

Japan agrees to provide Rs 1013 million to government


Kathmandu / Dec 28: Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), a Japanese government body, has agreed to provide a grant assistance of around Rs 1013 million (1104 million Japanese Yen) to the government. A grant aid of approximately Rs 692 million (754 million Japanese Yen) pledged by the JICA is meant to be used for the […]

Israel eager to help modernize agriculture : Ambassador Mayer


Damak / Dec 16: Israel’s Ambassador to Nepal, Yaron Mayer, on Thursday said the Israeli government was keen on extending support to help farmers in Nepal tap into the latest agro-based technologies. Speaking at a function held at the Maharanijhoda locality of Gauradaha Municipality, ambassador Mayer noted that 500 Nepali youths were given an annual […]

Reconstruction of quake-damaged school begins with donor money


Parbat / Dec 10: The reconstruction of a local school, which was completely damaged by the 25 April 2015 earthquake, has begun with support from donor. The reconstruction of the Pashupati Higher Secondary School based in Ramjadeurali VDC of Parbat has started. Students of the school have been compelled to study under the open sky […]

Development partners pledge to support reconstruction action plan

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Kathmandu / Dec 7: Development partners have pledged to provide support to the possible extent for the post-earthquake reconstruction of Nepal. The commitment was made at Wednesday’s joint meeting held among the representatives of National Reconstruction Authority (NRA), Central Project Implementation Unit and development partners for the implementation of the reconstruction plan of action prepared […]

The government should recognize I/NGOs as a development partner: Neupane


Kathmandu: Govinda Neupane is a well-known name in the field of I/NGOs as he has worked in it for many years in the senior level. Currently, he is serving as the Country Director of IM Swedish Development Partner. He has witnessed the scenario of the development sector for a long time and contributed towards positive […]

Heart examination conducted on 1,000 children


Solukhumbu / Nov 27: Nepal Heart Foundation carried out heart examination on 1,051 children at a free health camp held in Salleri, the headquarters of Solukhumbu district, on Saturday. Senior cardiologist Prakash Raj Regmi, who rendered services in the health camp, said that 10 among those children undergoing heart examination need to undergo surgical operation. […]

Industry and trade union reps stress on ILO instruments to promote economy

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Kathmandu / Nov 25: Representatives of employers, trade unions and value chain actors of orthodox tea, ginger, cardamom and dairy products have said the ILO’s Multinational Enterprise (MNE) Declaration and Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work could be instrumental to maximise positive contribution of enterprises to economic and social development. Participants said this at a […]

Japanese govt gifts four ambulances to NRCS

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Kathmandu / Nov 16: The Government of Japan on Wednesday donated four ambulances to the Nepal Red Cross Society (NRCS) amid a programme held in the central office of NRCS in the capital. Japanese Ambassador to Nepal Masashi Ogawa, handing over the keys of the ambulances to NRCS Chair Sanjeev Thapa, shared that the ambulances […]

School block constructed with Japanese aid

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Palpa / Nov 13: A classroom block has been constructed at the Balkalyan Primary School in Rampur Municipality-8 with the financial assistance provided by three Japanese nationals. The two-room block was constructed at a cost of Rs 1.077 million provided by Takashi Honda and Imai Honda of Saitama UNESCO, Japan and another Japanese social worker […]

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