Asian markets mostly rise as dollar gains

Published On: September 6, 2016 03:00 PM NPT By: Agence France-Presse

HONG KONG, Sept 6: Asian markets extended gains Tuesday on diminishing prospects of a US interest rate rise this month, while the dollar also gained against the yen after Japan's central bank chief pledged fresh stimulus if needed.

Mega Bank launches new saving scheme

Published On: September 6, 2016 11:29 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: Mega Bank has launched an initiative to encourage savings among people. The initiative named "Nanima Lageko Baani: Aja Bachau – Jindagi Bhari Ramau" was introduced on Monday.

Call to implement clean feed at the earliest

Published On: September 6, 2016 02:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: Stakeholders of Nepali advertising industry have urged the government to implement the recently introduced clean feed policy for foreign television channels in Nepal at the earliest.

Traders smuggling Chinese ginger into India

Published On: September 6, 2016 01:50 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Sept 6: Ban on import of Nepali ginger by India has left many farmers and traders high and dry. But Nanda Kishor Sah, a ginger exporter of Dharan, is not surprised by the ban. He knew the ban was coming sooner or later as Chinese ginger was being imported to India in the name of Nepali product.

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) has said that general public can exchange new bank notes for the major festivals from October 2.

Regular board meetings very important for family-run businesses

Published On: September 6, 2016 12:10 AM NPT By: Republica

Reg Athwal is the chairman of RAW Group & TAO-Inc Family Office, and the founding partner and MD of RTS Global Partners, the leading family business advisory firm in Africa, the Middle East and South Asia.

ADB appoints Ingrid van Wees as new vice president

Published On: September 6, 2016 12:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has appointed Ingrid van Wees as vice president for Finance and Risk Management.

KATHMANDU, Sept 5: Confederation of Nepalese Industry (CNI) on Monday hold a discussion with newly appointed envoys to Germany, Austria and Brazil, namely Ramesh Khanal, Prakash Subedi and Tara Prasad Pokhrel.

Agni Incorporated thanks NADA Auto Show visitors

Published On: September 5, 2016 08:48 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 5: Agni Incorporated, the authorized distributor of Mahindra vehicles for Nepal, has expressed gratitude to all the visitors of NADA Auto Show 2016 who participated and helped to make the event a huge success.

Everest Bank opens ATM at Gurdwara in Kupondol

Published On: September 5, 2016 08:46 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 5: Everest Bank Ltd has opened its new ATM outlet at a gurdwara in Kupondol.