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Govt Rejects ADB's Pick For Tanahun Hydro Consultant
RUDRA PANGENI
Cites lack of experience

KATHMANDU, Dec 19
:The government has refused to appoint the consultant selected by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for project supervision at the US$ 505 million storage-type Tanahun Hydropower Project, faulting the evaluation process as well as the Request for Proposal (RFP) document, the latter for missing out essential qualifications.
Petrol Cheaper By Rs 7 Per Liter
REPUBLICA
Diesel, kerosene, ATF prices also lowered

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) on Friday reduced price of petrol by Rs 7 per liter, and diesel and petrol by Rs 5.30 liter each.

With the fresh adjustment in prices, petrol will be available at Rs 117 per liter, while diesel and kerosene will retail at Rs 92 per liter each. Similarly, price of Air Turbine Fuel (ATF) has been lowered by Rs 10 per liter to Rs 133.
Global Entrepreneurship Week Concludes
REPUBLICA
KATHMANDU, Dec 20: Samriddhi, The Prosperity Foundation on Friday felicitated four entrepreneurs from different field as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) celebration.

The foundation felicitated Prem Lama of Ashapauri Organic Farm, Laxmi Sharma of Laxmi Woodcraft Udhyog, Chattra Hari Karki of Midas Group and Shanti and Nirjala Shrestha of Friends Handicraft as "they are the pioneers in their own fields of agriculture, craftsmanship, innovation and technology, and creativity".
Rupee Weakens Against US Dollar
REPUBLICA
Gold price down by Rs 260 per 10 grams

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: Nepali rupee weakened by a whopping Rs 1.31 against US dollar this week as the Indian currency, with which rupee is pegged, lost value against the greenback. Gold price, on the other fell by Rs 260 per 10 grams over the week as the price of yellow metal dwindled in the international market.

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Shrestha Elected AAN President
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