KATHMANDU, Feb 11: The second group of 20 officials of the Ministry of Finance (MoFA) has joined a training course on 'Global Perspectives on Public Financial Management' at the Institute of Government Accounts and Finance (INGAF) in India.
The 10-day long training starting February 11 is being organized by the Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) program of the Ministry of External Affairs, India.
Indian Embassy in Kathmandu said this is a special tailor-made training course on Public Finance Management designed at the request and as per the requirement of the Ministry of Finance of Nepal for a total of 62 officials. “The training will enhance the capabilities of these officials in global practices dealing with e-payment system, accounting &cash management, public burrowing system, accounting of foreign loans/grants and repayments, pension payment system, internal audit, fiscal responsibility and budget management, etc,” the embassy said in a press statement.
Earlier, the first group of 20 Nepali officials had successfully completed their10-days long training on January 24, 2019. As one of the Partner Institutes for imparting professional trainings to officials from friendly developing countries across the world under the ITEC program, the INGAF is a premier training institute of Indian government in the field of Public Finance Management with state-of-the-art learning facilities.