KATHMANDU, Sept 21: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba said that discussions to open the border checkpoints for Indian passenger vehicles are currently underway.

KATHMANDU, September 21: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Monday approved a loan worth US $ 60 million to Nepal as an additional support for the country’s ongoing Electricity Grid Modernization Project that is upgrading power transmission and distribution systems across the country.

Nepse down 114.02 points to close below 2,700

Published On: September 21, 2021 06:36 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 21: Stocks saw weakness since the beginning of Monday’s trading hour. The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index tumbled around 60 points in the morning before making a short recovery at mid-day. However, selling pressure intensified in the latter trading hours with the index closing 114.02 points down at 2,698.25.

HoR endorses the revised budget

Published On: September 20, 2021 07:30 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, September 20: The government on Monday passed the revised budget from the House of Representatives (HoR) amid the lawmakers chanting slogans to disrupt the regular meeting of parliament.

Nepse downswings 114.02 points on Monday trading

Published On: September 20, 2021 04:23 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) on Monday nosedived 114.02 points to close at 2,698.24 points after the government passed the revised budget through parliament.

HoR passes Appropriation Bill, 2021

Published On: September 20, 2021 12:41 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: The meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) has passed the Appropriation Bill, 2021. The bill proposed by the Minister for Finance Janardan Sharma was endorsed by the HoR meeting held on Monday amid obstructions posed by the CPN-UML.

Gold price drops by Rs 200 per tola

Published On: September 20, 2021 12:40 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: The price of gold has dropped by Rs 200 in the domestic market on Monday. The fine gold was traded at Rs 88,900 on Sunday.

Distribution of new bank notes begins today

Published On: September 20, 2021 12:19 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: Banks and financial institutions have started providing new banknotes for use in the Dashain festival from Monday.

RAUTAHAT, Sept 20: Vehicles worth billions of rupees have started to rot in the yard of the customs office due to failure to auction them on time. The parts of vehicles that were seized from those importing them illegally and brought to the customs office during different times have started becoming useless.

7-km new track road constructed

Published On: September 20, 2021 08:30 AM NPT By: RSS

BAGMATI, Sept 20: A new track road stretching seven kilometers has been constructed under the Terai-Madhes Road Infrastructure Special Program. The Road Division Office Hetauda had built the road in Makawanpur, Bara and Parsa districts in the fiscal year 2020/21.