Rupee strengthens, gold shines

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

KATHMANDU, July Aug 6: Nepali rupee gained 15 paisa against US dollar this week as the Indian currency, with which rupee is pegged, appreciated against the greenback. Gold price, on the other hand, went up by Rs 425 per 10 grams over the week.

Qatar Airways Cargo feted

Published On: August 5, 2016 09:42 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: Nepal Freight Forwarders Association (NEFFA) has felicitated Qatar Airways Cargo, recognizing its highest tonnage of cargo from Nepal in 2015.

Nepal's Olympic hopefuls flew on Etihad Airways

Published On: August 5, 2016 09:40 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: Nepali players for the Olympic games have flown to Brazil on Etihad Airways.

Prime Commercial Bank bags business excellence award

Published On: August 5, 2016 08:31 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: Prime Commercial Bank Ltd (PCBL) has bagged the 'The Bizz 2016 Business Excellence Award' from World Confederation of Businesses (WORLDCOB).

MoneyGram partners with City Express for transfer services

Published On: August 5, 2016 07:09 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: MoneyGram has partnered with City Express to offer money transfer service at more convenient locations in Nepal.

Bumpy road awaits new finance minister

Published On: August 5, 2016 04:15 AM NPT By: Kuvera Chalise

KATHMANDU, August 5: The road ahead for the newly appointed Minister for Finance Krishna Bahadur Mahara is bumpy, not only because he is now a part of the battered economy but also because he has inherited the uncertainty and shortage of time coupled with eroding capacity and productivity of the bureaucracy, popularly known as the permanent government.

Vizag port officials meet Birgunj traders

Published On: August 5, 2016 01:15 AM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, Aug 5: Traders of Birgunj on Thursday held a discussion with officials of Visakhapatnam port aka Vizag port on the prospect of bringing the port in operation for Nepal's third country trade.

450 youths Israel-bound to learn modern farming

Published On: August 5, 2016 12:12 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: Altogether 450 youths from small farmers' family across the country are set to leave for Israel to study agro technology and skills.

Laxmi Value Fund-1 unit holders to get 25% dividend

Published On: August 4, 2016 09:11 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 4: Laxmi Value Fund-1 has announced that it will provide 25 percent cash dividend to its unit holders.

GMBFL, CDSCL sign agreement

Published On: August 4, 2016 08:15 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 4: Guheswori Merchant Banking and Finance Ltd (GMBFL) has signed an agreement with CDS and Clearing Ltd (CDSCL) to work as a depository participant.