KATHMANDU, May 12: The construction of the new building of the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) in Sinamangal has made 85 percent progress. Information officer of CAAN, Gyanendra Bhul, said that the authority plans to move to the new building within the next two months.

KATHMANDU, Feb 17: The 22 MW Seti Khola Hydroelectric Project has witnessed around 35 percent of the construction work completed.

CHITWAN, Jan 18: As the construction of the Narayanghat-Mugling road is incomplete, the road is said to be closed for one more month for the continuation of construction work. From December 20, for 30 days, from 11 AM to 3PM, the road was closed and the work was carried on. From January 19, the road will be closed for 30 more days from 12:00 noon to 4:00 PM.

JUMLA, Dec 16: The work of Chukeni hydropower project under construction in Patarasi Rural Municipality-1 Chukenikhola is progressing rapidly. While 60 percent of the work has been completed, only 40 percent work is left to be completed, according to project officials.

KATHMANDU, July 19: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has given instructions to all related parties to improve the quality of development and construction work.

RANJHA, April 29: The construction of more than 500 infrastructure development projects has been affected due to the protests launched by contractors.

SINDHULI, April 28: The construction work of the Dharan-Chautara-Sindhuli-Hetauda (Madan Bhandari) highway has reached the final stage. The work in the western section of the highway is in full swing and 95 percent of the construction work has been completed so far, according to the project office of the western section of the highway.

TANAHUN, March 15: The widespread outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) has affected the construction work at Tanahun Hydropower Project. According to the project officials, the construction of the tunnel has been affected as Chinese workers who had gone back home to celebrate the Chinese New Year are not able to return to Nepal.

SURKHET, Feb 22: The National Pride Project, Bheri-Babai Diversion Multipurpose Project has completed 40% of the construction work. The construction project was started from 2004 to divert the water of Bheri River to Babai and provide irrigation facility to 52,000 hectares of land of Banke and Bardiya districts and also produce 48-megawatt electricity. The construction of the 12.2 kilometers long tunnel was constructed with the use of Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) for the first time in Nepal. Under the second package of the project, the dam and powerhouse will be constructed.

POKHARA, June 5: Construction work on Pokhara Regional International Airport is going on in full swing. If things go as planned, officials say the airport project will be completed at least six months ahead of the deadline.

DOLAKHA, Dec 9: Following pressure from all stakeholders of the Lamosanghu-Jiri road improvement project, the contractors for the project did start the construction work but it is yet to pick up pace.