KATHMANDU, May 24: The government is estimated to present the budget of over Rs 120 billion for the fiscal year 2017-18, which is more by 15.2 billion than the current fiscal year's budget.

KATHMANDU, May 24: Nepal Credit and Commerce (NCC) Bank Ltd has said that would provide Applications Supported by Blocked Amount (ASBA) service to its customers free of cost.

KATHMANDU, May 24: Global IME Bank has started providing branchless banking service in Kalikot district.

KATHMANDU, May 24: The World Bank has said that the remittances and outmigration at a large-scale is accentuating existing challenges of the country which is in ‘a low growth, high migration trap’.

KATHMANDU, May 24: With Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal “all set to resign”, the Cabinet meeting on Tuesday decided to award the Budhigandaki Hydropower Project to a Chinese company. But the decision, according to government officials, to award the reservoir project to China Gezhouba Group Corporation (CGGC) has a rider - CGGC will have to come up with a technically and financially viable proposal within a year.

PANCHTHAR, May 24: Inconsistency in power supply has affected daily life of locals of Phidim -- the district headquarters of Panchthar -- and nearby villages.

KATHMANDU, May 24: The World Bank has warned that Nepal may not achieve the status of a lower-middle-income country by 2030 if it does not pursue and implement comprehensive reforms to address long-standing challenges of the country.

KATHMANDU, May 24: Revenue collection increased by 20 percent year-on-year over the first 10 months of the current fiscal year.

KATHMANDU, May 23: The government has decided to award Budhi Gandaki hydro project to a Chinese company.

BABIYACHAUR, May 23: One guide has gone missing since Sunday evening while returning after scaling Dhaulagiri Peak. The missing is Angnima Sherpa, 30, of Chaurikharka-3 of Solukhumbu district.