KATHMANDU, April 11: Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supplies Dilendra Prasad Badu has said that solutions to the problems of price increment of the petroleum products and its transport and supply would be resolved scientifically by prioritizing the interests of the consumers.

KATHMANDU, Jan 12: The National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) has recommended to the government to increase the price of processed milk by Rs 10 per liter, citing the need for benefits for the milk-producing farmers.

KATHMANDU, June 7: Prices of edible oils have skyrocketed in recent days, which according to the traders is due to an increase in the price of raw materials in the international market.

Gold price up by Rs 700 per tola

December 28, 2020 11:53 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 28: The price of gold rose up by RS 700 per tola (11.66 grams) on Monday in the domestic market.

Gold price up by Rs 800 per tola

December 16, 2020 12:43 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 16: The gold price has risen by Rs 800 per tola (11.66 grams) in the local market on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 29: Farmers are to get relief as the government has set the minimum support value of paddy grains in time this year. The government has already agreed to purchase paddy grains at set price through cooperatives. The government on May 15 set the price of small paddy grains (mota dhan) at Rs 2,735 per quintal and middle paddy grains (madhyam dhan) at Rs 2,885.

KATHMANDU, Oct 13: The Department of Commerce, Supplies and Consumer Protection has reversed the price of bottled water to the previously practiced rates.

KATHMANDU, Sept 30: The price of gold has increased by Rs 500 per tola (11.66 grams) in the domestic market on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 12: As gold is traded at Rs 95,400 per tola (11.66 grams) on Wednesday, the price of gold has gone down by Rs 6,000 per tola in a single day.

KATHMANDU, Aug 1: The price of gold has neared Rs 100,000 per tola (11.66 grams) in the domestic market.

KATHMANDU, March 17: The Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) has reduced the price of petrol and diesel/kerosene each by Rs 10 per liter.

KATHMANDU, Jan 15: The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index whipsawed initially at the beginning of Tuesday's trading, dropping sharply to 1,254 points. However, it recouped all the losses within the beginning hour. Nonetheless, sellers prevailed after mid-day pushing the index into the negative territory for the remaining trading hours. Nepse eventually closed 7.48 points lower at 1,263.38 points.

JUMLA, Dec 20: Onion is easily available in the district headquarters Khalanga bazaar and various market places in rural parts. It is neither Nepali nor the onion imported from China. However, the price is not normal. According to local businessmen, onion is sold at Rs 250 to 300 a kilogram.  Following India’s ban on onion export, Nepal has been importing it from its northern neighbor China.

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: The gold price has set a new high record of Rs 72,500 per tola (11.664 grams) in the domestic market on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 16: The price of gold price increased by Rs 1,200 per tola (11.664 grams) in a single day reaching a new high of Rs 71,500 per tola (11.664 grams) on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 15: Gold price that is continuously on rising for a few days has increased by 1,200 per tola (11.333 grams) today.

KATHMANDU, Aug 8: The price of gold continues setting a new record in the domestic market.

Gold price near Rs 70,000 per tola

August 8, 2019 03:00 am

KATHMANDU, Aug 8: Gold continues to glitter in the domestic market as its price increased by Rs 1,500 per tola (11.664 grams) in a day to a record high of Rs 69,500 per tola on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 6: Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) has adjusted the price of petroleum products.

KATHMANDU, Aug 6: The price of gold continues setting a new record in the domestic market.

KATHMANDU, Aug 6: People rushed to the gold dealers and jewelry shops on Monday to sell gold as price of the precious metal marched to record new high of Rs 67,800 per tola (11.664 grams) in the domestic market on Monday. The price increased by Rs 1,500 per tola in a day.

Gold price set a new record

August 5, 2019 19:15 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: The price of gold continued to set a new record in the domestic market on Monday.

A pair of 1972 running shoes, one of the first pairs made by Nike Inc, sold for $437,500 on Tuesday, shattering the record for a pair of sneakers at public auction.

BUTWAL, July 27: Putting the blame on floods, pesticide clearance, and the confusion related to implementation of Vehicle Consignment Tracking System (VCTS), traders in the district have raised vegetable prices exorbitantly.

KATHMANDU, July 17: Consumers have expressed their dissatisfaction with Nepal government's decision to hike the internet price that is taking effect from today.

KATHMANDU, July 16: Internet Service Providers (ISPs) are set to charge 13% telecommunication service charge (TSC) to their users from the upcoming fiscal year- FY 2019/20.

KATHMANDU, July 14: The average wholesale prices of vegetables including tomato small, tomato small (tunnel), local cabbage, local cauliflower, bitter gourd, and brinjal increased by almost 33 percent in a single day on Saturday.

CHITWAN, July 9: The price of egg has been increased. A crate of big egg now costs Rs 280. Its price was Rs 200 before this. Similarly, the price of small egg has gone up from Rs 115 per crate to Rs 230 per crate.

Kiara Advani is the woman of the moment with her latest film, Kabir Singh smashing the box office like never before, 'Preethi' (Kiara's character) is basking in the glory of her new found success.

TOKYO, June 24: Oil prices climbed on Monday as tensions remain high between Iran and the United States, with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo saying “significant” sanctions on Tehran would be announced.

KATHMANDU, June 21: The price of gold has soared to a record high in Nepal in line with the spike in the price of the yellow metal in international markets.

KATHMANDU, June 19: Internet Service Providers (ISPs) have warned that Internet prices could go up by 20 percent from the beginning of new fiscal year 2019/20 if the government decides to continue 13 percent telecommunication service charge (TSC) on Internet service.

NOC revises petro-price

June 16, 2019 20:45 pm

KATHMANDU, June 16: Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) on Sunday has revised downward prices of petroleum products effective from Sunday midnight.

NOC slashes petrol price

June 5, 2019 19:15 pm

KATHMANDU, June 5: Nepal Oil Corporation has slashed the price of petrol.

LONDON, June 2: U.S. military vessels in the Gulf are within range of Iranian missiles, a top military aide to Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Sunday, warning any clash between the two countries would push oil prices above $100 a barrel.

KATHMANDU, May 30: The government has decided to levy an additional Re 1 per liter fee on diesel and petrol for road maintenance.

KATHMANDU, May 27: Price of limes has gone up significantly in the market over the last two months, and continues to skyrocket, owing to a similar price hike in India.

KATHMANDU, May 18: The prices of essential vegetables have spiked and a few of them have doubled over the last one month, according to a comparative analysis of retail prices at Kalimati vegetable market.

SINGAPORE, April 9: Oil prices rose to fresh 5-month highs on Tuesday as markets tightened amid OPEC-led supply cuts, U.S. sanctions against Iran and Venezuela, and escalating violence in Libya.

KATHMANDU, March 14: The Nepal Oil Corporation has said there has been no change in the pricing of petroleum products, for the time being, keeping interested of people in mind even though its price has surged in the international market.

KATHMANDU, March 14: The Nepal Oil Corporation has said there has been no change in the pricing of petroleum products, for the time being, keeping interested of people in mind even though its price has surged in the international market.

NOC hikes price of petroleum products

February 2, 2019 19:43 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) has increased the prices of petrol, diesel and kerosene on Saturday.

Gold price swells to Rs 62,200 a tola

January 31, 2019 10:32 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 31: On Monday, the gold price reached 62,200 per tola (11.333 grams) up from 61,500 per tola – the market price of the previous day. The gold price has increased by 1.63 percentage points, from Rs 61,200 to Rs 62,200, this week.

CHITWAN, Jan 29: Dealers of vegetables and fruits in Khairhani of eastern Chitwan on Monday collected cabbages from farmers at just Rs 3 to Rs 5 per kg. But when the same cabbages reach Kalimati Fruits and Vegetables Market in Kathmandu, their wholesale and retail prices become Rs 12 and Rs 25 per kg respectively.

NEPALGUNJ, Dec 8: Farmers in Nepalgunj are delighted this year as well, with the Nepal Food Corporation (NFC) continuing to purchase paddy from them at an inflated price. Each year, the corporation gives them a price better than the local market to relieve the farmers of financial burden.

BRUSSELS, Sept 26: Crude oil prices have jumped to the highest level since November 2014 as key producers like Russia and OPEC are not increasing production, while Iran will soon be hit by US sanctions on its energy industry.