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Our problem is we cannot borrow money and we cannot spend money: Biswo Poudel

Published On: May 23, 2019 12:30 AM NPT By: Mahabir Paudyal/ Sagar Ghimire

The government of K P Sharma Oli has not been able to do much about improving Nepal’s economic indicators. Where did it go wrong? What is the state of our economy at the moment and what are the areas the government must focus on through the upcoming budget? Economist Biswo Poudel provided specific answers to these questions in an interview with Mahabir Paudyal and Sagar Ghimire.

Nepal Investment Summit 2019, Investment summit is going to be a game changer

Published On: March 28, 2019 07:30 AM NPT By: Mahabir Paudyal/ Sagar Ghimire

The government is hosting Investment Summit starting from Friday in Kathmandu at a time when it is being criticized for not being able to create an investment-friendly environment.

Yubaraj Khatiwada on economic policy, federal expenses, social security and liquidity crunch

Published On: January 25, 2018 12:30 AM NPT By: Mahabir Paudyal/ Sagar Ghimire

Yubaraj Khatiwada, former governor of Nepal Rastra Bank and former vice-chairman of National Planning Commission, was involved in drafting election manifesto of the Left Alliance. He is also thought of as a key architect of economic policies to be adopted by the upcoming government. What does the left governance have in store vis-à-vis Nepal’s economy and its economic relation with foreign donors? Mahabir Paudyal and Sagar Ghimire met the veteran economist to discuss a range of economic issues.