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Prasanta Kumar BK

The writer is a student of Masters in International Relations & Diplomacy at Tribhuvan University.

Belt and Road Initiative Vs Nepali tourism

July 4, 2017 14:17 PM

Despite geopolitical complexities riveting the Asian region, Nepal, as an immediate neighbor, has formally joined the China-led belt and road initiative (BRI), with an anticipation to promote mutual beneficial cooperation in various fields including infrastructural up-gradation, economic development, and enhancement of the capacity in the service sector, technology transfer, cultural collaboration and above all growth of tourism sector. Because of the connectivity, millions of people visit or go through Nepal.

Concern of Nepalese Migrant Workers in Qatar

June 13, 2017 09:07 AM

No matter the cause of the diplomatic-earthquake that has struck Qatar, the aftershocks can be felt all the way in Nepal. Of particular concern are the approximately twenty-thousand Nepali migrant workers currently in Qatar employed in various sectors, ranging from agriculture to industry.