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Kedar Neupane

The contributor for Republica.

Planning for development

Published On: May 1, 2019 01:25 AM NPT By: Kedar Neupane

Last March one event related to the preparation of long-term periodic development plan for Nepal was discussed at the Development Council chaired by Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli. Earlier to that, Nepal Policy Institute (NPI), together with some Nepali diaspora scholars, had organized an interaction program in Bangkok with Vice-Chair of National Planning Commission (NPC) and senior government officials.

Restricting investment

Published On: March 14, 2019 01:30 AM NPT By: Kedar Neupane

Nepal must adopt liberal laws and provide much better opportunities than other Asian countries if it is to become an attractive foreign investment destination

Road to misrule

Published On: January 9, 2019 01:30 AM NPT By: Kedar Neupane

Lawmakers must act on measures to curb abuse of authority and impose harsh sanctions against those implicated and accused of robbing tax payers

Toward better economy

Published On: May 16, 2018 12:29 AM NPT By: Kedar Neupane

Nepal’s economy would have long collapsed without remittances for imports have sky-rocketed while exports continue to plummet

Missed opportunities

Published On: May 6, 2018 12:42 AM NPT By: Kedar Neupane

Two economically powerful countries are our permanent neighbors. They should be Nepal’s natural strategic partners for development.

Way forward for Nepal

Published On: February 14, 2018 12:31 AM NPT By: Kedar Neupane

Way forward is embracing economic pragmatism based on market alliance, trade, and technology with robust social compact.

Failing SAARC

Published On: October 18, 2016 12:25 AM NPT By: Kedar Neupane

Nepal no longer carries any moral and political weight to influence events in South Asia