Government raises tourist visa fees, after a decade

Published On: July 17, 2019 08:40 AM NPT By: Muna Sunuwar

KATHMANDU, July 17: The government has raised tourist visa fees for foreigners effective from Wednesday, also the starting of the new fiscal year – FY2019/20.

DHADING, July 17: The flood caused by incessant rains entered the under-construction Huaxin Narayani Cement factory, incurring losses worth millions. The factory site is located at Talti of Benighat Rorang-2 in Dhading district.

NCC representatives in Eastern India Trade Summit

Published On: July 17, 2019 08:35 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 17: Representatives of Nepal Chamber of Commerce (NCC) and Confederation of West Bengal Trade Associations took part in the Eastern India Trade Summit in Kolkata.

NIBL acquires Jebil's Finance

Published On: July 17, 2019 08:31 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 17: Nepal Investment Bank Ltd (NIBL) commenced joint operations with Jebil's Finance Ltd from Monday.

Policy and infrastructure limit tourists in Dolpo region

Published On: July 17, 2019 08:28 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 17: Tourism entrepreneurs and local representatives of the provincial government of Karnali have said that policy and infrastructural issues in the Dolpo region have been limiting the number of tourists in the region.

At the end of fiscal year, Nepse closes on a positive note

Published On: July 17, 2019 08:16 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU: The benchmark Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index opened on a high note in the first trading hour. However, it failed to hold its gains for a longer period. The index then, traded flat in the last trading session to close the day with a moderate gain of 4.45 points. Nepse ended Tuesday's trading at 1259.01 points.

Flood damages in hydro sector yet to be estimated

Published On: July 17, 2019 07:22 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 17: Kaveli Corridor Transmission line and other transmission lines in Province 1 have been affected by the monsoon floods. However, electricity interrupted in the areas due to floods will be resumed from tomorrow.

NRB begins process to offload its shares in Nepse Ltd

Published On: July 17, 2019 07:15 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 17: Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) is offloading its shares in Nepal Stock Exchange Ltd (Nepse). Issuing a notice on Tuesday, the central bank said that it was divesting its stake in the country’s only stock exchange company.

Province 3 planning commission VC Devkota steps down

Published On: July 17, 2019 07:08 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 17: Khim Lal Devkota, the vice-chairman of Policy and Planning Commission of Province 3, has stepped down from his post.

Minister Pokharel urges all to visit Nepal

Published On: July 16, 2019 08:30 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, July 16: Minister for Education, Science, and Technology, Girirajmani Pokharel, has called the world community to visit Nepal.