On Monday, President Donald Trump ordered his administration to levy 10% tariffs on about $200bn in Chinese goods on September 24 and to increase the rate in January to 25% if Beijing refuses to offer trade concessions.
KATHMANDU, Sept 19: Minister for Finance Yuba Raj Khatiwada has said that the central government is going to be under ‘double stress’ as the central government has to devolve resources as conditional grants for implementation of some projects but local level governments are not willing to construct them.
RASUWA, Sept 19: Rasuwagadhi Customs Point missed revenue target in the first and second month of Fiscal Year 2018/19 as bad roads took toll on imports and exports via Nepal's only trading point with Tibet Autonomous Region of China.
KATHMANDU, Sept 19: The Nepal Army has now proposed adding two new tunnels and also expanding the previously planned tunnel along the Kathmandu-Tarai Expressway citing fragile geology and the need to manage alignment so as to avoid overlap with the Kanti Rajpath.
KATHMANDU, Sept 19: Experts have said that the lack of financial resources combined with the lack of capacity for service delivery at the local level units could become one of the biggest challenges for Nepal's federalism.