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Nepal and India sign electricity trading Agreement (PTA)

KATHMANDU: Nepal and India have finally signed on the Power Trade Agreement (PTA) that reached between the two countries sometime

Parliament approves current fiscal year budget

KATHMANDU: The budget estimates for the Fiscal Year 2014/15 has been passed today. The budget was approved after today's meeting

Door open for foreign investment: Dr. Mahat

KATHMANDU: Finance Minister Dr. Ramsharan Mahat has said door was open for bringing in foreign investment in development including infrastructure

Govt. ready to increase revenue in imports: FM Mahat

KATHMANDU: Minister for Finance, Dr Ram Sharan Mahat, has said that it was necessary to levy tax on profit-oriented education

Parliament passes finance bill with majority

KATHMANDU: A meeting of the Legislature-Parliament today passed the Finance Bill- 2071 BS with a majority. In the meeting, Finance

Nepal seeks four-river basin plans including hydropower assessment

KATHMANDU: The Nepal Water and Energy Commission Secretariat invites expressions of interest from consultants to prepare basin plans for four

Rs. 2.38 billion railway project in limbo

MORANG: The railway project being constructed with Indian economic cooperation of Rs. 2.38 billion is now in limbo. The works

Opportunity from India and Bangladesh prompting Nepal to enlarge its…

By Debasis Sarkar,SILIGURI (ET): Backed by new power trade opportunities in SAARC region, Himalayan country Nepal, with its sky high

Lawmakers stress on changing fiscal year

KATHMANDU: Most of the members of the Finance Committee under the Legislature-Parliament stressed on the need of changing the date

Export of pashmina shawls increase by 29.4 percent

KATHMANDU: The quality upgradation efforts of the government and entrepreneurs appear to have paid off as export of Nepali pashmina

India agrees to repair Gandak power house

PARASI: Indian government has agreed to repair the Gandak power house closed for the past four months in Nawalparasi district.

Casino Royale shaken now stirring as Nepal nods reopening

KATHMANDU: The Casino Royale gaming property in Nepal’s capital Kathmandu has resumed operations after being given clearance by the country’s

Rs. 110 million goes abroad for lack of home workers

Kanchanpur: Rs. 110 million is going out of the country each year as brick industries in Kanchanpur are run with

‘PTA, PDA signed to attract FDI’

KATHMANDU: Finance Minister Dr. Ram Sharan Mahat on Sunday said that the government had signed Project Development Agreement (PDA) with

US announces USD 402 million for strengthening democracy in Nepal

KATHMANDU: United States has announced a grant assistance of USD 402 million to Nepal to strengthen its democratic institutions. The

Nepal, India agree to expedite stalled Pancheshwar project

KATHMANDU (PTI): Nepal and India have agreed to expedite the Pancheshwar Multipurpose Development Project, pending for 17 years, which has

US providing USD 402mln to Nepal

KATHMANDU: The United States has agreed to provide a financial support of USD 402 million to Nepal in the next

GMR signs agreement to build 900-MW hydel project in Nepal

KATHMANDU: GMR Group on Monday announced the signing of an agreement with the Nepal government for development of the 900

Finance Minister Directs revenue staff

CHITWAN: Finance Minister Dr. Ramsharan Mahat has directed revenue staff to engage in revenue collection with strong measures. Inspecting the

Capital market continues with downward trend

KATHMANDU: The continuous downward trend of the capital market has made the investors jittery. Those who entered the market recently