POKHARA, Feb 28: The construction of Pokhara Regional International Airport, which is considered as a project of national pride, appears to have taken pace.

Suspicious transaction reporting by financial institutions falls

Published On: February 28, 2018 08:34 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Feb 28: The number of suspicious transaction reporting (STR) by financial and other reporting institutions has declined significantly in the last fiscal year -- FY2016/17.

SOLUKHUMBU, Feb 28: The Rs 210 million worth of royalty from tourism has been sitting idle in the bank account the then District Development Committee (DDC) of Solukhumbu.

Agni Group opens Mahindra showroom in Taplejung

Published On: February 28, 2018 08:26 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Feb 28: Agni Group, the sole authorized distributor of Mahindra vehicles for Nepal, has opened a new Mahindra showroom in the eastern mountainous district Taplejung.

Power producers concerned about local taxes

Published On: February 28, 2018 08:15 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Feb 28: Independent Power Producers’ Association Nepal (IPPAN) has asked the local government units not to impose any new tax on the hydropower projects before the government formulated clear laws of taxation on this sector in the federal setup.

Qatar Airways to operate direct flight to Canberra

Published On: February 27, 2018 05:46 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: Qatar Airways has decided to launch direct flights from Doha to Canberra in Australia.

Syangja farmer using aquaponics to grow vegetables

Published On: February 27, 2018 08:00 AM NPT By: Mohan Gurung

SYANGJA, Feb 27: A farmer of Syangja district has successfully using aquaponics system to grow different vegetables.

‘CEO Unplugged 2018’ concludes

Published On: February 27, 2018 07:32 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: CEO Unplugged 2018, which was organized by Glocal Pvt Ltd in collaboration with King's College, concluded on Saturday. With the main theme of 'Today Meets Tomorrow', 15 entrepreneurs of the country participated in the event, according to a statement issued by the college.

Technocrat Khatiwada heads finance ministry

Published On: February 27, 2018 06:15 AM NPT By: Sagar Ghimire

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: Prime Minister KP Oli has chosen Yuba Raj Khatiwada, a monetary economist, as the Minister for Finance and Policy, overlooking other senior leaders of his own party to lead a crucial ministry that is responsible for maintaining both micro and macroeconomic stability in the country.

Majority of local bodies still to hire IT officers

Published On: February 27, 2018 05:00 AM NPT By: Kushal Basnet.

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: Many local bodies across the country are still to recruit Information Technology (IT) officers even though it has already been three months since the government directed them to hire technical hands.