Domestic flight frequency back to normal

Published On: July 29, 2021 01:44 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 29: With the second wave of the coronavirus, the country's only international airport, which had become deserted, is slowly becoming busy again. The domestic terminal of the airport, which had been deserted for a long time due to the pandemic, has been crowded for some days now.

KATHMANDU, July 29: Increased private sector investment in the Annapurna Conservation Area could bring in more high-spending tourists to help boost the local economy in a post-COVID market, according to a new International Finance Corporation (IFC) report.

52,000 metric tons of urea arrives from Bangladesh

Published On: July 29, 2021 01:22 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 29: As much as 52,000 metric tons of urea imported from Bangladesh has arrived in Nepal.

Tata Nexon EV launched in Nepal

Published On: July 29, 2021 10:38 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 29: Tata Motors - India’s EV manufacturer, in partnership with Sipradi Trading Pvt. Ltd., has launched the popular Nexon EV in Nepal at a starting price of Rs 3.599 million.

KATHMANDU, July 29: Finance Minister Janardan Sharma has requested to amend the COVID-19 vaccination schedule and move ahead with the process so that the vaccine against COVID-19 can be administered to people by mid-October.

Nepse ekes modest gain, insurance stocks advance

Published On: July 29, 2021 08:49 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 29: The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index opened Wednesday’s trading firmly higher and traded above the 3,100 mark in the beginning trading hour. However, with selling pressure seen in hydropower stocks, the broader market witnessed a pullback. The benchmark traded briefly in red in the afternoon before a small recovery helped the index close with a gain of 15.30 points. Nepse ended Wednesday’s session at 3,094.95.

Vaccination to businesspersons demanded

Published On: July 29, 2021 08:08 AM NPT By: Republica

GANDAKI, July 29: Pokhara Chamber of Commerce and Industries has drawn the attention of Gandaki province government to prioritize anti-COVID vaccination to the businesspersons.

KATHMANDU, July 28: Nepal Telecommunication Authority (NTA) has endorsed a working guideline on the use of 5G mobile internet, paving the way for the service providers looking to carry out test operation of the advanced service in the segment.

KATHMANDU, July 28: Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Nepal, Park Chong-suk, on Wednesday said that the Korean government will resume the process of taking Nepali workers who have passed the Korean language test and are looking to migrate to South Korea for jobs.

Nepse closes at record high of 3,094.94 points

Published On: July 28, 2021 04:25 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 28: The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) on Wednesday reached an all-time high index of 3,094.94 points.