Salary, wage indices up 14.4 percent

September 20, 2017 09:21 am

Hike in pay of civil servants drove up average salary index in Fiscal Year 2016/17

PARBAT, Sept 20: Mountain goats worth around Rs 1 million died due to suffocation in Kushma of Parbat on Monday.

BHAIRAHAWA, Sept 19: Recent storm and heavy rainfall damaged banana crop worth millions of rupees in Rupandehi district.

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: Floriculture Association Nepal (FAN) distributed bouquets to more than 5,000 domestic and international passengers at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) on Monday as part of its Silver Jubilee celebrations.

CHITWAN, Sept 19: Nepal Egg Producers Association (NEPA) has fixed the price of egg at Rs 330 per crate (30 pieces) for large-sized eggs and Rs 270 for medium sized eggs.

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: Experts and tourism entrepreneurs have said that clarification in the constitution was required to address disputes about who should collect tourism tax. They have suggested that sharing of revenues after collecting it at the central or provincial level would be the best option.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 launched in Nepal

September 19, 2017 04:45 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: Samsung Electronics has launched its flagship smartphone Galaxy Note 8 in the Nepali market.

KOHALPUR, Sept 19: Ranjha Airport of Nepalgunj is seeing air traffic and parking congestion in recent years.

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: Bentley and Subodh retail (Store One) have not submitted necessary documents to the Department of Supply Management and Protection of Consumers Interest (DSMPCI) for further investigation.

Budget execution off to a slow start

September 19, 2017 02:42 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: Capital expenditure over the first two months of Fiscal Year 2017/18 remained below 2 percent, despite the government introducing the budget. Also, this is the first time that the government has allocated the budget directly to the local units.