Ramesh Lamsal

The contributor for Republica.

Sudurpaschim lagging behind in economic progress despite huge potential: NRB study

Published On: June 12, 2022 07:00 PM NPT By: Ramesh Lamsal

KATHMANDU, June 12: Sudurpaschim Province has lagged behind in terms of economic progress despite having abundant natural resources, according to a recent study carried out by Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB).

Why MCC transmission line seems crucial

Published On: February 9, 2022 05:05 PM NPT By: Ramesh Lamsal

KATHMANDU, Feb 9: Three substations will be constructed at Lapsiphedi, Ratamata, and Damauli with USD 500 million grant to be provided under the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC). The substation at Ratamata in Nuwakot district will connect to the proposed 400 KV Rasuwagadhi-Kerung transmission line. Similarly, the proposed 400 KV Butwal-Gorakhpur transmission line will link with the 22 kilometers inter-country transmission line of Nepal and India.

Analysis: Xi's visit may enhance Nepal-China energy cooperation

Published On: October 8, 2019 09:45 PM NPT By: Ramesh Lamsal

KATHMANDU, Oct 8: New dimensions are being added in the age-old relations between Nepal and the People's Republic of China during the passage of time.

Parliamentary committee calls for cancellation of NEA solar power deal

Published On: August 1, 2017 05:23 PM NPT By: Ramesh Lamsal

KATHMANDU, August 1: The Public Account Committee of the Legislature-Parliament has issued directives to Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) to scrap the contract for the 25-megawatt solar power system.

Budhi Gandaki Hydel: Preparation on to dole out Rs 5b in compensation to affected people

Published On: February 5, 2017 05:45 PM NPT By: Ramesh Lamsal

KATHMANDU, Feb 5: The District Administration Offices, Dhading, and Gorkha are preparing to distribute compensation amounting to Rs 5.5 billion to the landowners whose land will be acquired by the government to build Budhi Gandaki Hydropower Project.

Preparations on to finalize Pancheshwar DPR by October

Published On: July 7, 2016 05:06 PM NPT By: Ramesh Lamsal

KATHMANDU, July 7: Preparations have been made to give final shape to the Detailed Project Report (DPR) of the Pancheshwar Multipurpose Project until October.