BIRATNAGAR, March 18: The Province 1 government has managed to spend only about 32% of development budget over the first eight months of the current fiscal year 2019/20.

KATHMANDU, Feb 20: Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation Barshaman Pun has said that the development budget spending has not been satisfactory.

SURKHET, Feb 4: Speakers at a programme cautioned the Province Assembly's (PA) weak role in creating necessary pressure on Karnali province Government regarding development and livelihood.

Provinces no better than center

January 19, 2020 07:44 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: The expenditure of provinces remained at around 12 percent in the first half of the current fiscal year 2019/20, indicating poor performance by the provincial governments to implement their budgets.

KATHMANDU, Nov 20: The government spending on development works was recorded 6.05% of the allocated budget in the first four months of the current fiscal year, revealing low spending capacity of the government in the construction of infrastructure despite its repeated commitments to spearhead economic prosperity.

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: Prime Minister KP Oli has expressed unhappiness over the failure of ministries to spend budget in the first quarter of the fiscal year.