KATHMANDU, Sept 16: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance Krishna Bahadur Mahara has stressed on the effective role of economic journalists to strengthen the national economy.
While addressing the 17th annual general meeting of the Society of Economic Journalists of Nepal (SEJON), Mahara said that long struggle requires to bring take the national economy to the reach of the common people.
He said that the healthy politics only could contribute for healthy economics therefore, promotion of productive industry and private sectors' investment was essential for the same.
Similarly, Nepal Rastra Bank governor Dr Chiranjeevi Nepal opined for making journalism sector responsible with the dignity.
SEJON's founder chair Prateek Pradhan said that journalist have the responsibility to lead the society on the way to right track.
SEJON chair Gokarna Awasthi said that he was working out to make the organization enabled and established. The AGM has decided to endorse the economic journalist code of conduct. It also has approved the SEJON welfare trust working procedure. RSS