KATHMANDU, Nov 3: The Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) is making preparations to introduce new notes of Rs 100 and Rs 500 denominations that can be identified by even the visually-impaired people by touching the notes. Earlier the NRB had introduced the same type of note for Rs 1,000 with a highly-secure security thread that could be verified by machines.
KATHMANDU, March 2: A two-member team of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has held discussions with the officials of Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) and representatives of commercial banks on a range of technical issues on providing exchange facility for demonetized Indian banknotes of 1,000 and 500 denominations in Nepal.
KATHMANDU, Nov 14: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Monday held a telephone conversation with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on management of 500 and 1,000 Indian currency notes in Nepal following the demonetization by the Indian government.
BHAIRAHAWA, Nov 10: India Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement on Tuesday night that his government had withdrawn the legal tender of high-denomination Indian Rs 500 and IRs 1,000 dollar bank notes has started hitting daily life and business across Nepali border towns and villages.