Minraj Bhandari

The contributor for Republica.

31 climbers permitted to climb Sagarmatha this spring season

Published On: April 1, 2021 11:00 AM NPT By: Minraj Bhandari

KATHMANDU, April 1: The number of people climbing Mt Sagarmatha from Nepal has been increasing this year as there will be no climbing from China in the spring this year. Officials at the Department of Tourism (DoT) are optimistic that this could greatly help revive the mountaineering sector that suffered huge loss last year due to the pandemic.

NAC in final stage of selling its Boeing 757-200 aircraft to American company

Published On: March 21, 2021 01:05 PM NPT By: Minraj Bhandari

KATHMANDU, March 21: In order to sell its Boeing 757-200 aircraft, the national flag carrier Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) has sent a final agreement to the American company CSDS Aircraft Sales and Leasing Company. Stating that the sale process could not be taken forward earlier due to the long lockdown, the NAC said that the process would be completed soon.