My Republica

Ajaya Kusum Adhikari

Is globalization working?

July 5, 2018 01:00 AM

Has the globalization been really working out? Have the least developed countries (LDCs) like Nepal been at the benefitting end?

A case for crypto

June 12, 2018 00:30 AM

Nepal’s apprehension on cryptocurrency stems from the notion that digital transaction could promote money laundering

Taking Nepal forward

February 19, 2018 01:00 AM

A government that lasts for full five years could do a lot to take the country to the new direction. But how should it start and where from?

A stitch in time

December 27, 2017 01:00 AM

A piece of land in Indrachowk of Kathmandu is much costlier than the land at Manhattan of New York or Hammersmith of London.

Remittance lessons

November 29, 2017 00:30 AM

Examples from Latin America and Central Asia suggest over-dependence on income from remittance can be risky.

Linking all with all

November 5, 2017 01:00 AM

By 2020 over 20 billion devices will connect to the internet and every person on the planet will connect to at least four devices.

Creative destruction

September 26, 2017 00:30 AM

The only way businesses can thrive is through constant innovations in their products and services

Education, not quotas

August 30, 2017 00:30 AM

There is no empirical evidence that better representation in itself empowers women. Women’s quotas are often captured by elites.

Harmful indulgence

August 6, 2017 00:35 AM

In the early 1990s, International Business Machines Corporations, known as IBM, created a network called NSFNET (National Science Foundation Network) that was amongst the first networks to have used Internet Protocol. Shortly this project would change the face of commerce, culture and technology throughout the globe as it gave network access and interconnectivity.

Precious coins

July 23, 2017 00:45 AM

This year’s budget has decided to control Bitcoin use. But few Nepalis seem aware of it


June 27, 2017 00:15 AM

Until 1980s Nepal was a rice-exporting country and agro products accounted for three-fourths of exports

Miasma of death

May 30, 2017 00:15 AM

You won’t be able to walk for 15 minutes in Kathmandu today without feeling suffocated by smoke and dust

Priced out

April 26, 2017 00:15 AM

Land price moved up in late 1980s when banks began accepting over-valued land as collateral

Mixed blessing

April 12, 2017 01:00 AM

Nepal should ideally be in a position to export power, not import it from other energy-starved countries.