Street vendors within the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) have been taking to the streets for months after the KMC banned them from vending on the roadsides. As the KMC does not seem to have provided viable alternatives for them, there is growing frustration among these people who make a living by selling goods on the roadsides of major thoroughfares within the federal capital.
KATHMANDU, Feb 5: The National Vigilance Center (NVC) under the Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers has conducted inspection of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC). The inspection revealed that nine employees came to the office without wearing the prescribed uniform. The NVC informed that two people were not found in the working room.
KATHMANDU, Jan 30: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has provided sufficient parking options for vehicles going to the New Road area. The decision comes after the KMC banned the roadside parking in the New Road area from January 23.
KATHMANDU, Jan 27: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has announced plans to take action against vendors selling substandard 'Cotton Candy'. On Friday, KMC issued a notice stating that vendors found selling substandard food items, including cotton candy, will face fines ranging from Rs 5,000 to Rs 20,000.
KATHMANDU, Jan 25: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has opened the application for a research scholarship. The metropolis has opened the application for research scholarship for fact-based development and similar construction.
The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has taken a decisive step to alleviate traffic congestion and enhance urban mobility in the downtown area of New Road by imposing a ban on roadside parking. The KMC has provided an alternative place for parking at Kathmandu Tower for the convenience of those visiting the New Road area.
KATHMANDU, Jan 14: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is planning to provide cyber security training to 4000 people. The metropolis aims to train 15,000 people and provide employment to 5,000 under its pride project `Employment Kathmandu’s Prosperity, Employment and Income Generation’.
KATHMANDU, Jan 11: Deputy Mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) Sunita Dangol inaugurated the E-library of the Central Department of Nepal Bhasha at Patan Multiple Campus under Tribhuvan University (TU).
In a laudable move to protect students and parents from additional financial burdens imposed by a section of schools, the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has taken a decisive step by warning against the practice of forcing students to buy additional uniforms during various festivals.
KATHMANDU, Dec 21: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has demolished the unauthorized structure of Bardali Restaurant near Bijulibazar Bridge. On Thursday morning, the metropolitan police arrived with bulldozers and demolished the wall constructed by Bardali Restaurant.
KATHMANDU, Dec 18: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has decided to appoint a sign language interpreter (interpreter service) in the help desk at Kathmandu Plaza. This decision was made by a meeting of the social committee held on Monday.
KATHMANDU, Dec 15: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal today said the government was committed to making the financial transfer effective while carrying out policy reforms to consolidate the foundation of the local bodies.
KATHMANDU, Dec 15: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is celebrating its 29th Metropolitan Day today. The city of Kathmandu was declared a metropolitan city, upgraded from the then ‘Safai Adda’, on December 15, 1995. In commemoration of the same day, KMC has been celebrating its Establishment Day.
KATHMANDU, Dec 13: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has unveiled plans to build 264 new bus stops as part of a broader effort to enhance the city's transportation infrastructure. The metropolis aims to organize bus routes, expand pelican crossing lights, regulate one-way roads, establish standards for motorcycle garages, manage road cones and dividers, oversee petrol pumps, and optimize road signs.
KATHMANDU, Dec 4: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is set to enforce a ban on the sale and consumption of tobacco products in public places within the metropolis, starting from December 13, in accordance with the Municipal Public Health Act, 2080, and the Tobacco Products Control and Regulation Act, 2068.
KATHMANDU, Dec 2: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is set to distribute identification and identity cards to impoverished households, with the recruitment of 209 enumerators and 21 supervisors for the initiative.
KATHMANDU, Nov 24: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has recently approved a new procedure to implement the Public Health Service Act in order to provide 10 percent free beds for the poor in hospitals within the metropolis.
In the midst of the vibrant festivities during Tihar, the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) undertook a commendable initiative to ensure the proper management of floral vendors. The move taken in collaboration with the Floriculture Association of Nepal (FAN) and the Nepal Chamber of Commerce (NCC) aimed to streamline the scattered business of flower vendors by designating specific sales points.
KATHMANDU, Nov 16: Helpless cow protection campaign has demanded the establishment of Kanji House, a shelter for animals, at every local level. This is expected to expand the campaign launched by Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) as a helpless cattle free zone.
KATHMANDU, Nov 3: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has invited applications for the posts of Principal and Source Teacher. The metropolis has invited applications for the appointment of 71 school principals and 11 source teachers at various educational levels.
KATHMANDU, Nov 1: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has collected Rs 1.17 billion in revenue in the past two months, which is almost Rs 230 million more than the corresponding period of the last fiscal year.
In a remarkable and compassionate move towards enhancing the welfare of its residents, the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has stepped forward by offering free blood transfusion services to its citizens. KMC is taking a giant leap in securing access to a critical medical resource, blood, for all its inhabitants. This initiative is not just commendable, it's a lifesaver.