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Ashim Neupane

Neupane is associated with Republica, English National Daily, since September 2016. He reports and writes on industry, telecommunication, market, trade, among other issues. Lately, Neupane extensively covered the Covid-19 pandemic and health-related issues for the print version of Republica.

NTB to operate shuttle bus service on Election Day

Published On: May 12, 2017 06:10 PM NPT By: Ashim Neupane

KATHMANDU, May 12: Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) will arrange the airport shuttle bus service for tourists on the day of local level elections.

Nepal Drug Ltd resumes operations after a hiatus of eight years

Published On: May 8, 2017 09:00 AM NPT By: Ashim Neupane

KATHMANDU, May 7: Nepal Drugs Ltd (NDL) resumed operation on Sunday after a hiatus of nearly eight years by producing Jeevan Jal -- an oral rehydration salts brand.

OPPO will be the most popular smartphone brand in Nepal

Published On: May 6, 2017 09:48 AM NPT By: Ashim Neupane

OPPO launched its latest offering -- Selfie Expert F3 -- amid a function in Kathmandu on Friday. According to the company, the F3 is targeted at ‘Group Selfie’ generation. The smartphone has features like 5.5-inch screen, 13 MP rear camera, 16 MP front camera, 4GB RAM, 64 GB ROM and 3,200 mAh battery, among others.

Over Rs 7b collected in infrastructure fund

Published On: April 25, 2017 10:03 AM NPT By: Ashim Neupane

KATHMANDU, April 25: Though the Budhi Gandaki Hydroelectricity Project is not making any progress, the government has collected over Rs 7 billion from consumers to build the project.

Registration of personal vehicles falls as banks tighten lending

Published On: April 22, 2017 10:22 AM NPT By: Ashim Neupane

KATHMANDU, April 22: Registration of personal vehicles saw a drastic drop in the seventh and eighth of current fiscal year, thanks to tightening bank loans.

Pesticide residues in fruits, veg within permissible limit: Lab report

Published On: April 19, 2017 05:00 AM NPT By: Ashim Neupane

KATHMANDU, April 18 : Pesticide residues in fruits and vegetables in Kalimati fruits and vegetables market, and five other cities are under acceptable limits, according to government officials.

NT 4G users cross half-million mark

Published On: March 11, 2017 12:10 AM NPT By: Ashim Neupane

KATHMANDU, March 11: Number of 4G subscribers has crossed the half-million mark in just three months.

Nepali money among 'world's most beautiful currencies'

Published On: March 9, 2017 01:00 AM NPT By: Ashim Neupane

KATHMANDU, March 9: Three Nepali currency notes and a coin have made it to a list of "the world's most beautiful currencies" this year.

High speed Internet coming to Everest, Annapurna regions

Published On: February 9, 2017 09:34 AM NPT By: Ashim Neupane

KATHMANDU, Feb 9: Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA) is planning to expand broadband internet service in the Everest Base Camp and the Annapurna Base Camp - two major trekking areas of the country.

NOC reluctant to enforce automatic pricing mechanism

Published On: December 21, 2016 09:52 AM NPT By: Ashim Neupane

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) has not brought the automatic fuel pricing mechanism into use since last year's earthquake.

Godavari Flower Expo begins

Published On: October 27, 2016 12:50 AM NPT By: Ashim Neupane

KATHMANDU, Oct 27: The 10th Godavari Flower Expo 2016 kicked off at the Jawalakhel Football Ground in Lalitpur from Wednesday.