Ayam Shrestha

The contributor for Republica.

Tempo, microbus operators form company to operate larger buses

Published On: November 21, 2017 03:30 AM NPT By: Ayam Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: Kathmandu Sustainable Urban Transport Project (KSUTP) and a group of microbus and three-wheeler operators have entered into series of agreements to replace microbuses and three-wheelers with larger buses.

Processing center sought to reduce pashmina wool imports

Published On: November 14, 2017 08:51 AM NPT By: Ayam Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Nov 14: The government has repeatedly announced, since Fiscal Year 2012/13, that it would help to increase pashmina wool production in Nepal by giving special emphasis to improve conditions for chyangra (mountain goat) farming in Nepal.

Traders claim pashmina exports on the rise

Published On: November 8, 2017 03:15 AM NPT By: Ayam Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Nov 8: Official figures of pashmina exports in the Fiscal Year 2016/17 show a decline of 11.31 percent year on year. However, traders claim that real foreign currency earning through pashmina export is rising steadily.