KATHMANDU, Jan 3:  The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has filed corruption cases against 12 officials of Agriculture Inputs Company (AIC) on charge of their involvement in the import of substandard fertilizers.

New city bus service in Chitwan

Published On: December 6, 2016 09:26 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 6:  Global Metro City Bus Pvt Ltd inaugurated new city bus service in Bharatpur of Chitwan on Sunday with the aim to operate well equipped public transportation service in the area. Issuing a statement, the company said that it will operate 26 seater Tata 407 city buses.

KATHMANDU, Dec 5: Buddha Air has announced to invest Rs 1 billion to add an ATR 72-500 aircraft in its fleet.

FCGO procuring IT services to start e-payment

Published On: December 6, 2016 02:17 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 6: The Financial Comptroller General Office (FCGO) has begun the process to procure IT services for its office for starting e-payment system. Once the procurement is done, FCGO will be able to make e-payment to firms selling products and services to different government agencies.

Bara locals urge PM to expedite fast-track, airport projects

Published On: December 5, 2016 09:18 PM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Dec 5: A group of 60 youth, who had started a long walk to Kathmandu on Friday to pile pressure on the government for expediting the Kathmandu-Tarai Fast Track Road and Second International Airport projects, has reached Kathmandu.

Global IME Bank introduces chip-based cards

Published On: December 5, 2016 09:00 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 5: Global IME Bank Ltd has introduced EMV chip cards as part of its security and risk mitigation measures for electronic payment and transactions.

Nepal wins 'Best Designed Stall' award

Published On: December 5, 2016 08:27 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 5: Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) has been awarded with the 'Best Designed Stall Award' in the 4th China Internal Tourism Expo (CITE) held in Chengdu, China, on December 2-4.

NOC reduces ATF prices

Published On: December 5, 2016 08:22 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 5: Domestic flight is set to be cheaper, thanks to reduction in Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF) prices by the Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) on Monday.

Nepal hosting Himalayan Travel Mart in June 2017

Published On: December 5, 2016 07:43 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 5: Himalayan Travel Mart 2017 was officially launched amid a function in Dhulikhel on Sunday.

Economist Sachs stresses hydropower development

Published On: December 5, 2016 09:55 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 4: Jeffrey D Sachs, a world-renowned professor of economics, has said that hydropower is one sector that can help Nepal achieve sustainable development.

Kathmandu Valley won’t face power cut till mid-Jan: NEA

Published On: December 5, 2016 09:41 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 4: Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has said that it won’t impose power cut in the Kathmandu Valley at least till the end of Poush (mid-January).