KATHMANDU, Jan 23: The Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) has lowered the limit for purchase of US dollars for Nepalis going abroad for employment as part of its measures to check depletion of the country's foreign exchange (forex) reserve.

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: The rising import bill of the country has had its impact on the foreign exchange (forex) reserves, which dipped $79 million in first five months of the current fiscal year.

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: The rising import bill of the country has had its impact on the foreign exchange (forex) reserves, which dipped $79 million in first five months of the current fiscal year.

KATHMANDU, May 15: Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) has instructed all bank and financial institutions (BFIs), money changers, remittance companies, money changers, hoteliers, travel and trekking agencies and cargo companies, among other firms who provide foreign exchange service, to submit monthly reports to the central bank electronically.

KATHMANDU, Aug 8: Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) has raised the maximum limit that a Nepali with a foreign exchange account in Nepali banks can spend in a year to the equivalent of US$ 15,000.