April 23, 2023 12:00 pm
KAVREPALANCHOK, April 23: Transport entrepreneurs have halted freights along the Araniko, B.P. and Helambu Highways to protest the direction made by the District Administration Office (DAO), Kavrepalanchowk to mandatorily weigh the loads they carry.
February 13, 2023 19:44 pm
KATHMANDU, Feb 13: Public transportation in the Kathmandu Valley came to a grinding halt for several hours on Monday afternoon due to a massive protest launched by transport entrepreneurs against the 'excesses' of the traffic police.
March 13, 2022 16:30 pm
KATHMANDU, March 13: Transport entrepreneurs have reiterated their warning to increase the transport fares unilaterally if the government does not adjust the fares by March 22.
March 7, 2022 18:20 pm
KATHMANDU, March 7: Public transport operators in the country have demanded the government hike the passenger fares, citing the soaring prices of petroleum products in recent days.
February 3, 2022 19:35 pm
KATHMANDU, Feb 3: Airline companies have hiked the airfares by up to Rs 445 per travel citing the recent increase in fuel prices.
October 4, 2021 19:15 pm
KATHMANDU, Oct 4: The operators of short-distance public transport halted their services in the Kathmandu Valley on Monday, as a protest against “the apathy shown by the government authorities” to the issue of hiking transport fares.
July 26, 2021 09:41 am
KATHMANDU, July 26: Transport entrepreneurs have demanded refinancing of the public transport sector in the current fiscal year's monetary policy. It is considered one of the most affected sectors by COVID-19.
July 22, 2021 18:30 pm
KATHMANDU, July 22: Transport entrepreneurs on Thursday staged a protest in the Kathmandu Valley, demanding the province and local governments enforce the new fares in line with the revised transport fares by the federal government last week.
September 10, 2020 12:45 pm
KATHMANDU, Sept 10: Transport entrepreneurs have announced their plans to resume the operation of long-distance public transport service from into operation September 17 even as the government has not made any decision to lift the restriction.
September 22, 2019 16:15 pm
KATHMANDU, Sept 22: The advance ticket booking for Dashain festival opened on Sunday.
June 2, 2019 10:52 am
BANEPA, June 2: The transport committees of Kavre district which were registered under Associations Registration Act 2034 BS (1977) have been registered under company registration act. The Federation of Nepalese National Transport Entrepreneurs Association had given a deadline of Saturday, June 1, to all the transportation committees to register as companies.
May 20, 2019 09:47 am
KATHMANDU, May 20: After more than a year since public transport cartels were declared illegal, the central body of transport entrepreneurs has asked its member associations to register companies.
May 19, 2019 10:31 am
KATHMANDU, May 19: The Nepal National Federation of Transport Entrepreneurs has requested all its subordinate Committees to register at the Company Registrar's Office within the next five days. As per the agreement reached with the Government, the Federation has urged its erstwhile members to get themselves registered under the Company Registration Act.
October 6, 2018 04:30 am
ITAHARI, Oct 6: Taking advantage of the festive season, vehicle operators have started surcharging passengers. Venting their ire against the exorbitant hike in fares, locals, laborers, and even transport entrepreneurs have started raising their voices of late.
September 22, 2018 08:36 am
KATHMANDU, Sept 22: After transport entrepreneurs declined to open bus ticket bookings for the Dashain festival, Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) on Friday received their applications for releasing their frozen bank accounts, and sent it to the Ministry of Finance (MoF).
September 18, 2018 07:48 am
KATHMANDU, Sept 18: With the Dashain festival nearing, bus entrepreneurs have decided to open bookings from Thursday. Transport entrepreneurs agreed to do so after the Department of Transport Management (DoTM) agreed to address their demands of revising transport fares and unfreezing their bank accounts.