Dharahara to be inaugurated today

Published On: April 24, 2021 08:50 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 24: The tallest view tower in the Kathmandu Valley which collapsed during the 2015 earthquake is being inaugurated today at 11AM.

Nepse snaps 5-week gaining streak

Published On: April 23, 2021 09:30 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 23: After shooting up by over 61 points in the previous week, this week’s trading was mainly dominated by sellers. The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index witnessed a notable dip with the index sinking 35.89 points on Sunday followed by a 37.57 points decline on Monday. While the index remains unchanged on Tuesday’s trading and closed by a slight increment of 2.68 points. However, the market again drop falling more than 32 points on Wednesday. The selling pressure eased off slightly on Thursday as the market posted the gains of 15.80 points. Overall, the loss tally for the week stood at 87.45 points with the bourse capping off week at 2,648.01.

Chemical fertilizer to be produced locally in Kanchanpur

Published On: April 23, 2021 12:02 PM NPT By: RSS

KANCHANPUR, April 23: Nepal Fertilizers Industry has decided to set up a factory to produce chemical fertilizer locally at Baluwaphanta of Krishnapur Municipality-6 by utilizing raw materials available within the country.

Only 170 climbers allowed to ascend Sagarmatha at a time

Published On: April 23, 2021 12:00 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, April 23: The Department of Tourism (DoT) has decided to allow a maximum of 170 climbers to climb Mt Sagarmatha at a time in the spring season this year.

KATHMANDU, April 23: Nepal’s realization of foreign direct investment (FDI) is far lower than the amount pledged by the foreign investors, shows a report unveiled by Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) on Wednesday.

Kathmandu, April 22: Eighty-four percent of the youth are experiencing anxiety due to COVID-19, a nationwide survey showed.

KATHMANDU, April 22: Nepal imported goods worth Rs 1.11 trillion in the first nine months of the current fiscal year, which is almost equal to the total import expenses of Rs 1.19 trillion that the country made in the entire period of fiscal year 2019/20.

UDAYAPUR, April 22: The Siddhicharan Highway which was blocked for four days by locals demanding upgrading of the dilapidated road, resumed this morning.

KATHMANDU, April 22: Hero MotoCorp and Gogoro Inc on Thursday announced a strategic partnership to accelerate the shift to sustainable electric mobility in India. The partnership brings together Hero, the world’s largest manufacturer of motorcycles and scooters, and Gogoro, the global leader in urban battery swapping and smart mobility innovation.

POKHARA, April 21: At a time when the tourism business was about to boom following almost a year, the government has again imposed strict rules and regulations regarding the operation of hotels and restaurants in the country.