Gas bottlers' cartel flouts law as govt looks on

Published On: June 22, 2016 03:13 AM NPT By: Sujan Dhungana

Reacting to the government's decision last week to suspend PDO for Himalayan Petrochemical Pvt Ltd (which supplies HP Gas), Nepal LP Gas Industry Association on Monday directed all bottlers to not collect PDO from NOC for an indefinite period.This is against the Essential Services Operation Act, 2014.

Blockade institutionalized ‘black economy’: Experts

Published On: June 21, 2016 10:04 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 20: Experts said Monday that the five month long blockade not only fueled the black economy and corruption but also institutionalized them.

KATHMANDU, June 20: The first International Conference on Social Entrepreneurship is going to be organized in Kathmandu.

Lumbini to get clean-energy public transport

Published On: June 21, 2016 09:57 AM NPT By: Sagar Ghimire

BHAIRAHAWA, June 20: The government says it is planning to introduce electricity-based public transport services for tourists and local residents in the Lumbini area.

Call to strengthen regional collaboration to support SDGs

Published On: June 21, 2016 09:52 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 20: Various experts have warned that unless governments in the Himalayan and its downstream region strengthen collaboration to address food, water and energy issues, the region is likely to face an unprecedented food crisis.

Bumper offer on Run Shoes

Published On: June 21, 2016 09:44 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 20: Run Shoes has announced a bumper offer targeting school and college students.

Api Power gets ICRA rating ahead of rights issue

Published On: June 21, 2016 09:39 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 20: Api Power Company Ltd has received an ICRA Rating of Grade 4 from credit rating agency ICRA Nepal ahead of its rights issue.

Nabil Bank supports 32 visually-impaired students

Published On: June 21, 2016 09:36 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 20: Nabil Bank Ltd says it has provided white canes to 32 visually-impaired and poor students.

BHAIRAHAWA, June 20: The government’s apathy toward arranging construction material for the Gautam Buddha International Airport (GBIA) is likely to bring construction work on the national pride project to a complete halt.

KATHMANDU. June 18:  Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, and Avianca Brasil, one of the leading airlines in Latin America, have announced a codeshare partnership.