UK unemployment rate falls to 42-year low

Published On: July 12, 2017 03:12 PM NPT By: Associated Press

LONDON, July 12:  Official figures show that unemployment in Britain has fallen once again as the labor market shows resilience to a slowdown in the wider economy.

CG gives 100-day replacement on Astro Series phones

Published On: July 12, 2017 09:31 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 11: CG Mobiles Pvt Ltd has launched a scheme of replacing its CG Astro Series mobile phones within 100 days of purchase if a customer faces any problem.

KATHMANDU, July 11: NIC Asia Bank has increased the interest rate of its new savings account 'Samunnati Bachat Khata' that the bank launched in April, 2017.

FNCCI welcomes monetary policy

Published On: July 12, 2017 09:22 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 11: Federation of Nepalese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) has welcomed the monetary policy presented by Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) for Fiscal Year 2017/18 as very positive for the private sector.

KATHMANDU, July 11: Tourism entrepreneurs have welcomed the new monetary policy introduced by Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) on Monday that allows hotels to exchange foreign currencies with their guests.

Goat farming changes lives of Baitadi farmers

Published On: July 12, 2017 09:02 AM NPT By: Bira Gadal

BAITADI, July 11: Farmers of Surnaya Rural Municipality in Baitadi have started commercial goat farming. Each family in Surnaya-6 has 10 to 30 goats in their pen.

Honey producers fail to meet even domestic demand

Published On: July 12, 2017 04:00 AM NPT By: Muna Sunuwar

KATHMANDU, July 11: While production of honey is growing with every passing year, Nepali beekeepers have not been able to meet even the domestic demand.

Rs 219 per family for garbage truck come April

Published On: July 12, 2017 03:45 AM NPT By: Rudra Pangeni

KATHMANDU, July 11:Each family in Kathmandu district will in future have to pay Rs 219 per month for garbage collection, according to  the Investment Board Nepal (IBN).

Interest rates unlikely to fall anytime soon

Published On: July 12, 2017 03:30 AM NPT By: Sagar Ghimire

KATHMANDU, July 11: It seems that interest rates are not going to fall anytime soon as bank and financial institutions (BFIs) grappling with the shortage of lendable fund are raising their saving rates to lure depositors.

MAHOTTARI, July 11:Local Development Officer (LDO) Yuwak Raj Paudel of Mahottari District Coordination Committee (DCC) has not attended his office since a week. Although in other days, service seekers and politicians used to fill his office, currently his office desk has gathered dust and the chair always remains empty.