Think tanks in Nepal are either inactive or ineffective due to the lack of sufficient financial resources for their functioning. Even though some are receiving support from the donor agencies, they are not capable of independent functioning.
LAPRAK, Jan 12: In the past three weeks, Laprak received two heavy snowfalls that left the area covered in thick layers of snow. With the temperature continuously dipping down, there is no sign of the snow melting. The biting cold has made life very hard for the quake victims who are still living in tents that are thatched with snow.
KATHMANDU, Oct 19: The Securities Board of Nepal (Sebon) has formed a committee to study possible effects of opening the secondary share market to direct investment from non-resident Nepalis (NRNs) and to draft a working procedure for such investment.