KATHMANDU, Jan 29: It has been six months since applications were received for the appointment of the office-bearers of the Office of the Auditor General who audits the accounts of government offices, constitutional bodies, and courts.

Public education institutions are indispensable in guaranteeing universal access to education. The state's responsibility to provide affordable, high-quality education through publicly owned institutions is a fundamental pillar of our 'socialism-oriented' federal democratic republic, as enshrined in our constitution.

KATHMANDU, April 16: Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA), a state-owned utility, has matured loans of 63.7 billion rupees. The NEA has taken loans through the government to build various hydropower projects.

KATHMANDU, April 16: The government carried out a budget transfer of around Rs 200 billion in the fiscal year 2021/22, which was almost equal to the amount that the government allocated for the development projects for the year.

The recent report released by the Office of the Auditor General (OAG) reveals an alarming increase in the government's arrears, which has reached a total of Rs 587 billion, indicating growing financial irregularities in government offices. This news should be a cause for concern for the government and citizens alike, as it highlights the need for better financial discipline and transparency in government expenditure.

KATHMANDU, April 15: The Office of the Auditor General (OAG) has expressed concerns over the expenditure of the Nepalese Army (NA) on the Kathmandu-Terai Expressway Project under various headings that are not related to the fast-track project.

KATHMANDU, April 14: The government’s arrears increased by Rs 119.77 billion in 2021/22, taking the total amount of arrears to Rs 587 billion as of now.

KATHMANDU, July 14: Both the cost and time of the projects run under the national pride projects have been found to have increased.

Impose tax on social networks: OAG

April 13, 2019 16:23 pm

KATHMANDU, April 13: At a time when the government has been advocating for bringing the social network under tax net, the Office of the Auditor General has asked the government to impose tax on social networks.