Remittances decline as number of outbound workers falls

Published On: September 23, 2016 03:36 AM NPT By: Sagar Ghimire

KATHMANDU, Sept 23: Remittance inflow has declined 2.5 percent in the first month of the current fiscal year 2016/17 to Rs 51.94 billion, indicating uneasy days ahead for the economy.

Complete Chameliya within 10 months, energy minister tells CGGC

Published On: September 23, 2016 03:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 23: Minister of Energy Janardan Sharma on Thursday directed the contractor of the Chameliya Hydropower Project to complete the project in 10 months.

PM, WB country director discuss priorities

Published On: September 22, 2016 11:13 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: The visiting World Bank Country Director for Bangladesh, Bhutan and Nepal, Qimiao Fan, on Thursday met with Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal and discussed a gamut of issues related to Nepali economy including post reconstruction and structural reform of economy.

Unilever Nepal factory resumes operation

Published On: September 22, 2016 08:55 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: Unilever Nepal Limited (UNL) on Thursday said that its factory in Hetauda of Makwanpur resumed normal operation from Thursday after the union of workers withdrew the lockout.

3GB RAM variant of MI Redmi 3S now in Nepal

Published On: September 22, 2016 07:32 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has started selling Mi Redmi 3S powered by 3GB RAM and having internal storage of 32GB in the Nepali market.

Citizens Bank, Overseas Remit in remittance pact

Published On: September 22, 2016 07:31 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22:  Citizens Bank International Ltd (CBIL) has signed an agreement with Overseas Remit Pvt Ltd to facilitate remittance transfer.

SBL supports Palpa school

Published On: September 22, 2016 07:30 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: Siddhartha Bank Limited (SBL) has provided financial assistance of Rs 100,000 to Shree Prabhat Secondary School of Palung Mainadi-3 of Palpa.

Nabil Bank adds two more ATMs

Published On: September 22, 2016 07:21 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: Nabil Bank Ltd has brought two new ATMs into operation.

Made In Pakistan Expo kicks off

Published On: September 22, 2016 04:35 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: The '7th Made in Pakistan Exhibition' kicked off at the United World Trade Center in Kathmandu from Thursday.

Petroleum pipeline project gathers momentum

Published On: September 22, 2016 03:45 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: The much-talked about petroleum pipeline project has gathered momentum after a brief halt due to last year's economic blockade.