KATHMANDU, April 30: The Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) has increased the ceiling for the exchange of the US dollar.

POKHARA, August 2: Tourism entrepreneurs have expressed their objection to the Tourism Act introduced by the Gandaki Provincial government, saying that it will displace tourism businesses instead of establishing them. The Act was passed by the Provincial Assembly last Friday. The entrepreneurs complained that the Act tries to confuse the business rather than making it flourish.

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: While the country is already feeling the heat of depleting foreign currency reserves, a total of US $ 1.36 billion was spent to buy Indian currency (INR) to fund imports from the southern neighbor during the first four months of the current fiscal year.

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) has permitted the South Korea-bound migrant workers to carry additional up to US $ 1,500 citing the expenses that the workers have to incur while staying in the quarantine posts there.

WASHINGTON DC, Nov 4: Oil prices have fallen around 15 percent over the past month, and concerns about oversupply have rushed back. OPEC and the US are both adding enormous volumes of fresh supply, threatening to create a bear market for crude.

KATHMANDU, Oct 4: The value of US dollar has reached an all-time high against Nepali Rupee. Nepal Rastra Bank., the central bank of Nepal, has fixed the selling price of a US dollar at Rs 117.5 today.

USD dearer by a rupee today

September 11, 2018 15:31 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 11:  A US dollar, which has been on upward spiral for the last few weeks, has become dearer by a rupee today.

USD reaches all time high Rs 115.11

September 6, 2018 13:28 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 6:  A US dollar (USD) has reached an all time high of Rs. 115. 11 on Thursday.

Aug 2: The US Congress has passed a defense spending bill capping its security-related aid to Pakistan at USD 150 million, significantly below the historic level of more than USD one billion per year.

SURKHET, June 10: While publicizing the development policies and programs for the upcoming fiscal year, Karnali Province on Saturday announced to increase the per capita income of its residents to US $2,100.

POKHARA, June 8: Province 4 has set its target of increasing the per capita income of its denizens to US$ 2500. This would result in the reduction of number of people living below poverty line from 14.2 % to 7 %.

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: The World Bank has agreed to provide 440 million US dollars concessional loan assistance for the implementation of three projects in the country.

BEIJING, May 15: China has announced to provide an assistance of USD 8.7 billion to the developing countries and international organizations participating in the Belt and Road Initiative.

Man held with USD 10,000

March 3, 2017 19:13 pm

MAKWANPUR, March 3: Police on Friday arrested a man with USD 10,000 during a security check-up at Ratmate in Hetauda Sub metropolitan-17.

Sanima Bank launches USD card

January 25, 2017 09:55 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 25 : Sanima Bank has launched chip-based US dollar credit card for its customers.

KATHMANDU, Dec 6: Police have recovered unauthorized ten thousand US dollars from Royal casino.

Man cheated of USD 30,000

August 6, 2016 01:30 am

SINDHULI, Aug 6: A man from Mustang has been duped by fraudsters on the pretext of exchanging US dollar. The victim, Krishna Mahan Nepali, 32, of Lete VDC-6 in Mustang had trusted an unidentified group to exchange USD 30,000.