Industry Minister pledges for industry-friendly atmosphere

Published On: November 22, 2019 01:41 PM NPT By: RSS

CHITWAN, Nov 22: Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supplies Lekhraj Bhatta said that the government would move ahead in a planned way for the development of the industrial sector.

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation, Barshaman Pun, said Thursday that the utilization of available resources was a must to make electricity affordable.

Bangladesh agrees terms, tariffs for import of energy

Published On: November 22, 2019 09:30 AM NPT By: Muna Sunuwar

KATHMANDU, Nov 2: The tariffs, terms and conditions of Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with GMR Energy have been finalized for the import of 500 MW power to Bangladesh from 900 MW Upper Karnali Hydropower Project (UKHP).

Survey shows progress in access to electricity

Published On: November 22, 2019 09:28 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: A World Bank survey has showed that 95 out of 100 households in Nepal have access to electricity.

Inflation outpaces govt target, jumps to 6.44%

Published On: November 22, 2019 09:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: Though the government has vowed to tame inflation at 6% in the current fiscal year – FY2019/20, consumer price rise has outpaced the government’s target.

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: The Supreme Court said on Thursday that Ncell, a private telecom company, can pay only Rs 21.10 billion in capital gains tax against the Rs 39.06 billion determined by the Large Taxpayers' Office under the Nepal government.

Two-day Energy Summit kicks off in capital

Published On: November 21, 2019 05:13 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: A two-day Energy Summit began in the capital on Thursday.

4th National Agricultural Machinery Expo in Chitwan

Published On: November 21, 2019 01:26 PM NPT By: RSS

CHITWAN, Nov 21: The fourth National Agricultural Machinery Exhibition-2076 is taking place in Chitwan from November 22.

Fifth TIFA Council meeting slated for December 12

Published On: November 21, 2019 10:48 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: The 5th meeting of the Nepal-US Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) Council is scheduled to be held on December 12 in Kathmandu, which will take forward the issues of bilateral trade that have been under discussion.

Construction of flood-hit cement factory starts

Published On: November 21, 2019 10:41 AM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

DHADING, Nov 21: The construction of the factory of Huaxin Cement Narayani Pvt Ltd has resumed after being halted for five months due to flood.