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EU mobilizes Rs 282 million to tackle COVID-19 surge in Nepal

Kathmandu / May 13: The European Union (EU) has mobilized an initial Rs 282 million in humanitarian funding at the request of Nepal to help contain the explosion in COVID-19 cases. According to a press statement issued by the European Union, the funding will be used to support monitoring of all home isolated cases through […]

Medical supplies including oxygen cylinders ready to be delivered to Nepal: China

Kathmandu / May 8: China has said that medical supplies including oxygen cylinders that Beijing is providing to Nepal in grants are ready to be delivered to Nepal. Responding to a query of journalists during a regular press briefing in Beijing on Friday, Chinese Foreign Ministry’s Spokesperson Wang Wenbin said the supplies are basically ready […]

US pledges $8.5 million to Nepal to fight against COVID-19 pandemic

Kathmandu / May 1: The US government has announced to provide an additional $8.5 million in emergency response funding support to Nepal to combat the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the US Embassy in Kathmandu, the US government through the US Agency for International Development (USAID) will provide the additional amount as […]

China pledges additional medical help to Nepal in fight against COVID-19

Kathmandu / April 27: China has announced to provide Nepal with an addition medical assistance to Nepal for the fight against rising cases of COVID-19. Wang Yi, State Councilor and Foreign Minister of the People’s Republic of China, made this announcement in course of the video conference with Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali on Tuesday. […]

India gifts 39 ambulances and six school buses

Kathmandu / April 22: The Indian government on Thursday gifted 39 ambulances and six school buses to various governmental and non-governmental, not-for-profit organizations working in the field of health and education. According to a press statement issued by the Embassy of India in Kathmandu, these organizations are spread across various districts of Nepal, including remote […]

Israeli Envoy’s initiative to teach School students about E-waste mgmat

Kathmandu / Apr. 7: It is a known fact that small dry batteries used in radios, flashlights, remote controls, children’s toys, and other household wastes can harm land and water. To generate awareness about the misuse of such e-waste, Hanan Goder-Goldberger, Israel’s ambassador to Nepal, visited various schools to teach students the ways to manage […]

China hands over Vero Cell Vaccine to Nepal under Grant Assistance

Kathmandu / Mar. 29: The ‘Vero cell’ vaccine against the novel coronavirus from China, has been handed over to Nepal. Ambassador of China to Nepal Hou Yanqi handed over the 800,000 doses of Vero cell vaccine to Minister for Health and Population Hridayesh Tripathi amid a programme organised at the Tribhuwan International Airport today morning. […]

Germany to provide Rs 1.4 billion to foster Green Recovery and Inclusive Development

Kathmandu / March 24: Germany has signed an agreement with Nepal to provide Rs 1.4 billion ( 10 million Euro) in grant to foster Nepal’s Green Recovery and Inclusive Development. Joint Secretary at the Ministry of Finance Shree Krishna Nepal and Ambassador of Germany to Nepal Roland Schaefer signed financial and technical cooperation agreements to […]

Japan to extend grant assistance of Japanese Yen 364 million to UNWFP Nepal

Kathmandu / Feb 19: The Government of Japan has agreed to extend a grant assistance of Japanese Yen 364 million (about US$3.47 million /Rs.405 million) to the United Nations World Food Program (UN WFP) Nepal for implementing the Mother and Child Health and Nutrition Programme in five vulnerable districts of provinces 1 and 2. SAIGO […]

BP Highway handed over to Nepali authorities after reconstruction

Kathmandu / Jan 28: The Government of Japan has officially handed over the BP Highway to Nepal after completing the reconstruction of the road segment which was damaged by the earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25, 2015. Through a virtual program organized at the Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport, Japan handed over the […]

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