Garima Development Bank organizes blood donation

Published On: November 22, 2016 09:55 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: Garima Development Bank Ltd (GDBL) organized a blood donation program on the occasion of its 9th anniversary.

BoKL, SICL join hands to provide bancassurance service

Published On: November 22, 2016 09:54 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: Bank of Kathmandu Lumbini (BoKL) and Siddhartha Insurance Company Ltd (SICL) on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to provide bancassurance service to the bank's customers.

Micro hydro power entrepreneurs' conference kicks off

Published On: November 22, 2016 03:49 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: The third annual conference and workshop of the 'Hydro Empowerment Network' of micro hydro power project entrepreneurs of South and South East Asia started here today.

SINGAPORE, Nov 22: Oil prices rose to their highest level since October on Tuesday as the market priced in an expected output cut led by producer cartel OPEC, but analysts warned that a failure to agree on a cut could lead to a deepening supply glut by early 2017.

Chairman, CEO not to get more than two four-year terms

Published On: November 22, 2016 09:15 AM NPT By: Sagar Ghimire

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: The Finance Committee of the parliament has approved a bill to amend the Bank and Financial Institution Act (BAFIA), reducing tenure of board directors and chief executive officers (CEOs) of bank and financial institutions (BFIs) to four years.

Ktm Valley factories mull expansion on low power cuts

Published On: November 22, 2016 09:13 AM NPT By: Rudra Pangeni

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: Uninterrupted power supply in the Kathmandu Valley since past couple of weeks has boosted the confidence of industrialists and hoteliers. With their operating cost coming down significantly, they are already chalking out expansion plans.

Need for collective effort underlined to meet SDGs

Published On: November 22, 2016 09:11 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: Sophie Kemkhadge, the deputy country director of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), has said that the government, private sector and all stakeholders should be on board to make sure that the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are met.

Dabur launches VOLO

Published On: November 22, 2016 08:58 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: Dabur Nepal Ltd has announced the launch of fruit juice-based aerated beverage named ‘VOLO’. Issuing a statement on Sunday, the company said that VOLO is available in two variants -- Cranberry and Blueberry, and Grape and Black Currant -- in 250 ml cans.

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: The government has formally set up the Hydropower Production Company with the provision of allowing the Nepali citizens to investment in the hydropower projects.

RPP-N, RPP become one party

Published On: November 21, 2016 03:02 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: Rastriya Prajatratra Party, Nepal and Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) have signed a unification deal at Nepal Academy,  Kamaladi in the capital amid a program on Monday.