Bishnu Tamang

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NPC coming up with ‘Nepal’s Long Term Vision, 2043’

Published On: November 13, 2018 08:14 AM NPT By: Bishnu Tamang

KATHMANDU, Nov 13: The government is bringing in ‘Nepal’s Long Term Vision, 2043’ with an ambitious target of becoming a ‘developed country’ within 25 years.

Top ministries spend only 10% of total budget

Published On: October 28, 2018 07:19 AM NPT By: Bishnu Tamang

KATHMANDU, Oct 28: Despite its objective of taking the country on the path of economic prosperity, the government has failed to spend its development budget in the first quarter of the current Fiscal Year 2018/19.

Government takes time on internal borrowing as revenue exceeds expenses

Published On: September 24, 2018 12:12 PM NPT By: Bishnu Tamang

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: The government has yet to start internal borrowing this fiscal year, as it is in a comfortable position having collected revenues in excess of the total government expenditure.

39.05% more housing grant beneficiaries than 2011 census data

Published On: April 16, 2018 10:22 AM NPT By: Bishnu Tamang

KATHMANDU, April 16: It has been found that the number of households receiving housing grants meant for victims of 2015 earthquakes is higher than households recorded in national census.

Housing loan scheme for quake-hit households fails to take off

Published On: October 6, 2017 03:50 AM NPT By: Bishnu Tamang

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: Interest-free loan on group guarantee for earthquake survivors to rebuild their houses has become uncertain.

Flood damages amount to Rs 37,000,000,000 so far

Published On: August 22, 2017 08:27 AM NPT By: Bishnu Tamang

KATHMANDU, August 22: Recent tarai floods have caused damages worth Rs 37 billion to the country’s physical infrastructure and agricultural sector, according to statistics. According to the concerned ministries’ preliminary data, flood damages amount to Rs 37.294 billion.