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Nepal’s proposal to graduate from LDC status to be presented in UNGA for endorsement

Washingtom DC / June 14: Nepal has met the criteria to graduate to the status of developing country with mid-level income from the category of Least Developed Country (LDC). In this connection, preparation is being made to get the final proposal endorsed from the upcoming General Assembly of the United Nations. The UN Economic and […]

Electronic pension payment saves Rs. 600 million

Modnath Dhakal / Kathmandu, June 7: The Financial Comptroller General Office (FCGO) has executed a system to directly deposit the monthly pension of the retired government employees which is expected to save about Rs. 600 million of the government. Financial Comptroller General Madhu Kumar Marasini inaugurated the system, named as Electronic Fund Transfer (EFT), for […]

Nepal Army officer Bista receives commendation from UN

Kathmandu / June 4: The Secretary-General of the United Nations has presented a letter of commendation to Nepal Army’s Brigadier General Bigyan Bista in recognition of his indomitable bravery and initiative in preventing ethnic violence in South Sudan. Bista is a member of the 10th contingent of Kalidhwaj Battalion (Shase) deputed for the peacekeeping mission […]

CEPHED wins ‘WWF Nepal Conservation Award 2020′

Kathmandu / May 19: The World Wildlife Fund-WWF Nepal has awarded the ‘WWF Nepal Conservation Award 2020 to the Center for Public Health and Environmental Development (CEPHED) for the latter’s efforts at biodiversity and environment conservation. The award was presented at a virtual award ceremony on Wednesday afternoon for CEPHED’s initiatives for eliminating POPs and […]

Couple switches to alternative profession in lockdown

Nepalgunj / May 11: Most of the businesses in Banke have come to a standstill as the lockdown imposed to prevent and control COVID-19 has been extended. Many have started doing alternative work after the closure of their profession and business due to the lockdown. One of those is Prem Kharel’s couple of Khajura in […]

Kami Rita scales Everest 25 times; Tourism Ministry appeals not to disseminate fake information

Kathmandu / May 7: The first team of climbers reached the summit of 8848.86 meteur high Everest, at 6:00 pm, today. As many as 12 climbing Sherpas from Seven Summit Treks under the management of Expedition Operators of Nepal (EOA) have reached the top of Mount Everest, becoming the first climbers of the season to […]

NYMA-UKaid help employ 4,000 workers

Kathmandu / April 15: A partnership programme of Nepal Yarn Manufacturers’ Association (NYMA) and UKaid Seep has provided training to 4,000 people and employed them in five spinning industries. NYMA and Seep’s multi-factory partnership since November 2019 enabled quality job-linked skilling and employment for about 4,000 workers and improved factory capability at the Triveni Spinning […]

Kathmandu to get full amount, 170mln liter, of Water from Melamchi from Apr. 18

Mukunda Gaire / Kathmandu, Apr. 13: The Kathmandu Valley will get full amount of 170 million liters of water from April 18 from the Melamchi. Tiresh Khatri, executive director of Melamchi Water Supply Development Board, informed that full amount of water will be supplied to the system from April 18. As a trial, 40 million […]

Nepal has to focus on exporting value-added products recommends EU Ambassador Deprez

Kathmandu / April 3: Nepal needs to diversify its exportable goods rather than just focusing on the niche products in order to gain from trading with other countries. Speaking at a program, European Union (EU) Ambassador to Nepal, Nona Deprez stressed that Nepal needs to switch to more value-added goods than its traditional products while […]

PM Oli lays foundation stones of 165 roads

Kathmandu / April 3: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli today laid the foundation stone for 165 road projects simultaneously amidst a special virtual programme held in the Prime Minister’s official residence, Baluwatar. The total cost of these projects is Rs 57.10 billion and they are expected to complete within three years. There will be one […]

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