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Nepal selected for US Compact grant

Prakash Adhikari, KATHMANDU: Nepal selected for The United States Millennium Challenge Corporation programme (MCC). The MCC Board meeting, held in

Upper Trishulki-1 waiting for PDA‚ PPA

KATHMANDU: The Upper Trishuli-1 Hydroelectricity Project (216 megawatt) is waiting for the signing of the project development agreement (PDA) and

Air Malindo plan to serve TIA from Jan

KATHMANDU: Malindo Air is seeking to launch flights to Nepal’s capital Kathmandu from Jan 18 next year. The airline has

NMB‚ Prudential sign merger deal

KATHMANDU: NMB Bank, which embarked on a merger spree earlier this year, today signed another deal that would help it

NRB declares NFL ‘troubled’

KATHMANDU: Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB), the banking sector regulator, has declared Nepal Finance Ltd (NFL) ‘problematic’ as its financial health

Exim Bank gives $1 billion to Nepal, the largest since…

MUMBAI: The Export-Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) on Wednesday said it had extended $1 billion in line of credit

China opens second land port in Nepal to boost trade…

BEIJING (PTI): In a major boost for bilateral trade between China and Nepal, a second cross-border trading route has come

SAARC pact instrumental for Nepal´s energy development: FM Pandey

KATHMANDU: Minister for Foreign Affairs Mahendra Bahadur Pandey has said that SAARC Framework Agreement on Energy Cooperation (Electricity) has paved

Nepal expected to benefit from energy agreements

KATHMANDU: Nepal is to be benefited from the recently concluded energy agreements among the SAARC nations. Indian companies are giving

South Asian leaders reach last-minute energy deal

BINAJ GURUBACHARYA, KATHMANADU (AP): South Asian heads of state attending their first summit in three years reached a deal on

SAARC Summit issues 36-pt declaration

KATHMANDU: The 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Summit concluded today issuing a 36-point Kathmandu Declaration. The Summit

Air Works inks tie-up with Nepal company

New Delhi(PTI): Aircraft engineering service provider Air Works today said it has entered into a joint venture with Yaksa Investment

Narendra Modi signs 10 agreements with Nepal, inaugurates bus service

NEW DELHI (TNN):Flagging off the Delhi-Kathmandu bus service, Prime Minister Narendra Modi signed more than 10 agreements with Nepal on

Nepal, India to Sign Projects Worth $2 Billion

KATHMANDU: Nepal and India will sign around a dozen pacts worth $2 billion covering sectors like energy, security, tourism and

Nepal gives Indian firm green light for $1 bln hydroelectric…

BY GOPAL SHARMA, KATHMANDU,(Reuters): Nepal has given an Indian company permission to build a 900 megawatt hydropower plant, government officials

Nepal nod for Reliance, Satluj to invest billions in cement…

KATHMANDU: Two prominent Indian business houses have received Nepal government's approval to invest NRs 144 billion for setting up cement

IBN finalize Arun-III PDA with rider

KATHMANDU: The board of directors of the Investment Board Nepal has approved the final draft of the Project Development Agreement

China, Nepal sign MOU to develop border districts

KATHMANDU, (Xinhua): China agreed on Thursday to provide 10 million yuan (1.63 million US dollars) annually from 2014 to 2018

India, Nepal to sign agreement on tourism

New Delhi: India and Nepal will sign an agreement on tourism during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's forthcoming visit to the

India readies proposal to double power to Nepal

Anil Sasi, New Delhi: Marking a significant step in its nascent electricity diplomacy efforts, India has agreed to provide 150