Govt slashes fuel prices

Published On: July 2, 2017 09:30 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 2: The government on Sunday slashed the prices of petroleum products on Sunday. The new prices will come into effect from Monday.

NIC Asia Bank opens 95th branch office in Kailali

Published On: July 2, 2017 09:25 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 2: NIC Asia Bank has inaugurated its 95th branch office in Bauniya of Kailali.

MetLife Nepal gets new vice president

Published On: July 2, 2017 09:15 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 2: MetLife has appointed Nirmal Kajee Shrestha as Vice President and General Manager of MetLife Nepal.

NAC captures 12 percent market share

Published On: July 2, 2017 01:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 2: State-owned Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) has said that its share in the country's civil aviation market has reached 12 percent from a meager five percent a year ago.

Nepal inks deal with US agency for $500 m grant

Published On: July 2, 2017 12:50 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 2: Nepal and the US government have agreed to instal a mega electricity transmission line and carry out maintenance on 300 km of roads. Negotiations  with Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), a US government foreign  aid agency, on US $500 million in grants for the two projects  concluded on Friday, according to a tweet posted from Washington DC by Joint Secretary at the Ministry of Finance Baikuntha Aryal.

Farmers in Kaski prefer using hand tractors

Published On: July 2, 2017 12:30 AM NPT By: Santosh Subedi

POKHARA, July 2: Farmers in Pokhara have started using tractor for plowing their field as it is easier and faster than using a pair of oxen. They have found that plowing the field with tractor costs lesser than using oxen.

Nepal to be connected with Chinese internet in August

Published On: July 2, 2017 12:20 AM NPT By: Ashim Neupane

KATHMANDU, July 2: The long-awaited Internet connection from China is expected to complete by the end of July as the work of laying optical fiber on the Chinese side, which was halted in early June, has resumed.

Stock trading to resume today

Published On: July 2, 2017 12:10 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 2: Stock brokerage firms have agreed to resume trading from Sunday following an understanding with the finance ministry over resolving the issue of Value Added Tax (VAT) on their commission charges.

Ncell launches 4G service in Pokhara, Damauli

Published On: July 1, 2017 09:20 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 1: Ncell launched its fourth generation (4G) long term evolution (LTE) service in Pokhara and Damauli on Saturday as part of its target to make 4G accessible to 15 percent of population within 2017.

WorldLink publish winners of its celebration offer

Published On: July 1, 2017 09:10 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 1: WorldLink Communication Pvt Ltd has announced winners of its celebration offer that it introduced on the occasion of having 100,000 customers.