NBI, EBL sign MoU for strategic alliance

September 19, 2017 01:13 am

KATHMANDU, September 19: National Banking Institute Ltd (NBI) and Everest Bank Limited (EBL) have signed a Memorandum of understanding (MoU) for a strategic alliance.

KATHMANDU, September 18: Sagoon Inc (www.sagoon.com), a US-based social commerce startup founded by a Nepali, has unveiled some glimpses of its mobile app that it is going to launch soon.

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: Revenue collection figure of all major trading points with India is lower than the target due to Goods and Services Tax (GST) of India which came into implementation from July 1.

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: Trekking Agencies’ Association of Nepal (TAAN) has asked the government to clarify whether local units can levy fee on foreign tourists for entering their boundaries.

Bhawan Bhatta running for NRNA president

September 18, 2017 07:59 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: Bhawan Bhatta, incumbent vice-president of Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA), has announced his candidacy for the post of NRNA president for the association’s upcoming 2017-2019 tenure.

GULMI, Sept 18: The construction of three-way bridge over Ridi River that connects Gulmi, Palpa and Syangja districts has not made any progress even after the deadline has passed. The construction of the bridge was supposed to be completed by June 23.

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: ‘Severe floods in one-third of the country dampened economic momentum’

KATHMANDU, Sept 17: Observers continue to visit CAN CommTech organized at Bhrikuti Mandap, Kathmandu, with an aim of development, expansion and promotion of communication technology.

POKHARA, Sept 17: After being recently hit by floods and having lost business in the past month, the tourism industry of Chitwan appears to have fully rebound now, with the hotels and resorts there welcoming visitors to their full capacity.

Middle Modi hydro project further delayed

September 17, 2017 07:21 am

PARBAT, Sept 17: It seems the under-construction Middle Modi hydropower project, which was supposed to be completed by December 2017, will be further delayed by a year and half.  Reasons like presence of white clay and rocks on the tunnel-way, workers’ protest, and withdrawal by an investment partner have delayed the 15.1 megawatts hydropower project.