KATHMANDU, Jan 14: Syakar Trading Company Pvt Ltd -- the authorized distributor of Honda motorcycles and Honda cars for Nepal -- has declared the names of winners of its Dashain-Tihar ‘Honda Wheel of Fortune’ scheme.

Minister Lekhak on inauguration spree

January 14, 2017 00:50 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 14: The Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport (MoPIT) has been able to spend less than 20 percent of the Rs 55.96 billion allocated for building roads and bridges in the first five months of the current fiscal year. But the minister for physical infrastructure and transport, Ramesh Lekhak, does not appear serious about expediting the roads and bridges projects, instead, he is busy making trips to lay foundations stones for roads and bridges in different districts, mostly in the tarai.

Nepal-Bangladesh Expo from Tuesday

January 14, 2017 00:40 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 14: Embassy of the People's Republic of Bangladesh in Kathmandu is organizing the 3rd Bangladesh Expo 2017 at the Bhrikuti Mandap Exhibition Hall from January 17 to 21.

KOHALPUR, Jan 14: Tunneling works of the Bheri-Babai Diversion Multipurpose Project has begun.

KATHMANDU, Jan 14: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index rebounded this week, gaining 32.41 points to close at 1,479.86 points on Thursday--the last trading day of the week following a long slump. Daily turnover, however, has not improved yet.

KATHMANDU, Jan 14: Nepal is making preparation to offer university degrees in mountaineering very soon.

JUMLA, Jan 14: Nepal Food Corporation (NFC) has started buying beans and buckwheat from farmers in Karnali.

KATHMANDU, Jan 14: Sunrise Bank Ltd has appointed Prabhu Capital Ltd (PBL) as its sales and issue manger for an upcoming rights issue.

KATHMANDU, Jan 14: The 20th annual general meeting (AGM) of Sagarmatha Insurance Company Ltd has passed a proposal to distribute 22 percent bonus shares and 1.15 percent cash dividend (for tax purposes) to its shareholders from the profit earned in Fiscal Year 2015/16.

KATHMANDU, JAn 14: Qatar Airways has launched a ‘travel festival offer’ for 2017, giving passengers deals on business class tickets, along with special companion fares, and discounts on group booking.