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World Cup gives TV sales a shot in the arm


SEBON grants approval to the FPO of Nepal Bank; FPO to be issued for Rs 280


NTA, NRB to sign MoU to promote digital financial system


Nepse ends lackluster session in the red


Nepal Rastra Bank to issue 10% Foreign Employment Bond


Mahaseth promises protection for contractors


Experts suggest govt to have clear agenda before PM's China visit


CGT concerns weigh on investors' sentiment


Property Expo 2018 kicks off in Kathmandu


NTC expands 3G services at 80 places in Dhaulagiri Zone


NRB floats foreign employment bonds worth Rs 250 million


Dolma Impact Fund join hands with Sasto Deal


All 7 provinces table budgets, programs for FY201819


Oli aims to get past pacts implemented


Nepse finishes 2.81 points higher after choppy trading day


Transportation cost still the same despite end of syndicates


Surya Nepal awarded for environment protection


Small farmers express displeasure with budget


Province 7 endorses policy and programme


NRB urged for 'expansionary' monetary policy


Nepse down marginally


Fall in number of workers not linked to 'free-visa-free-ticket' NRB


'Execution challenges should be addressed collectively'


7th NIC Asia Property Expo from Friday


Stocks witness correction after two days of loss


Nepse rises as govt, investors put an end to CGT row


IBN counters budgetary provision on West Seti project


Grant provided for reconstruction should be spent in transparent manner FM Khatiwada


Govt relents on new tax formula for shares


Fertilizers import up 10 pc


Feasibility study of Surkhet int'l airport conducted


Share investors halt stock trading


NOC ups fuel price while int'l price falls marginally


NEPSE hit by zero trading due to share holders' protest


Most contracts go to limited few


Liquor wholesalers earn hefty profit on post-budget sales


Citizens Bank is an income stock company


Capacity utilisation of industries rises to 58pc


All local units to be connected with Internet in 2 years


Protesting stock investors call brokerage firms to halt share trading


PATA ready to help Nepali tourism grow


'Budget has dampened expectations of people'


Pvt sector says federal budget 'bureaucratic'


Four years on, Kamalbinayak-Nagarkot road construction still incomplete


FNCCI veep urges int'l biz community to invest in Nepal


Direction to collect CGT rights, bonus shares on par value hits market


Digital Financial Service Workshop for Cooperatives


DAOs sending lists of defaulter contractors to govt


Civil Bank supports Damak school


Budget will create 400,000 new jobs FinMin


VAT on brokerage service charge scrapped


Rs 1.916 bln budget allocated to Panchthar


Road mania grips local levels Over half of budget for road projects


NMB Bank receives IFC award


Nepse sildes further


Nepse ends week lower despite pre-budget surge


Nepal to build 750 megawatt West Seti hydroelectric project


NCP lawmakers find fault with budget


Khatiwada under fire from lawmakers over pork barrel


Khatiwada defends budget share for provinces, local levels


Increase in Income Tax Discourages Private Sector NCC


Government restores practice of 3-year expenditure plans


FinMin stresses domestic tourism to boost country's economy


FHAN lauds government efforts to promote handicraft sector


Eight per cent growth target achievable FinMin


Communication sector provisions contradictory


Budget gives Rs 730m for tourism infrastructure


Budget for gender sensitivity and climate change to see new record


Budget disappoints private sector


PEs log loss of Rs 1.25 billion


Nepse index remains southbound


Govt to unveil budget for upcoming fiscal year on Tuesday


Country's gross national saving depleting


Budget to change tax rates massively


PM consults NCP leaders to prepare govt response


NRB Adopts Strict Supervision of BFIs


Market sentiment still bearish as Nepse ends week 21 points lower


Banks breach interest rate spread to maximise profit


Bank deposits expand as govt expenditure increases


$500m US grant likely to enter Nepal from Sept 2019


World Bank to provide 266 mil USD concessional loan to Nepal


Two and half years on, Nepal still await exchange facility


FM sets out budget priorities


Indian customs officials obstruct Nepali tea exports Industrialists


Discussions over pre-budget today


Banks less likely to get foreign currency loans anytime soon


Industrialists reiterate demand for subsidy, incentives


Ilam farmers not getting right price for green leaves Study


Industries flourish in Birgunj industrial corridor


Agro sector attracting tourists in Rupandehi


ADB to help govt mitigate fiscal deficit


NRB expands definition of 'tourism' for lending


High lending rates pose threat to productive sector


Container train service to ease foreign trade via Biratnagar


Gross domestic savings to stand at 15 percent of GDP this fiscal CBS


Govt to nationalise defunct privatised industries Minister Yadav


Credit flow to service sector jumps 14 percent


Tea, coffee top country’s exports list


Karnali Province unveils the budget of Rs 1.2 billion


Contribution of agri sector to GDP to rise to 27 percent CBS


12 commercial banks each earned net profits of over Rs 1b in Q3


Officials worry over drop in customs revenue from RMG, tobacco


FWEAN seeks more funding for women entrepreneurs


Biratnagar becomes largest export gateway of the country


Rs 2.64b in unsettled accounts at Health ministry


End of transport syndicate can bring down price of daily consumables


Customs formalities for Nepal bound cargoes at Indian ports to ease


Biratnagar becomes largest export gateway of the country


Nepali authorities apprise IMF of about AML strategy


China urged to build railway under grant


'Plan Int'l prefers doing soft programs to physical infrastructure'


FNCCI backs govt decision to end transport cartels


Banks still facing tight lending condition


NRB sets limits on transaction through digital channels


Letter of Credit to be made mandatory for trade with India, China


Four agriculture projects spent nearly Rs 2 billion for consultant services OAG


Tourist arrivals down 16 percent in Q1


Rs 155b allocated out of budget for road projects


NEPSE goes online


Income and expenditure of temples opaque OAG


HBL, IFC to help women entrepreneurs


PM Oli urges Indian business community to invest in Nepal


NC leader Dr Mahat attacks white paper as ludicrous


India-Nepal oil pipeline formally launched


Banks and Insurance Companies to join hands for Commodity exchange; Paid up capital to be Rs 68.25 crore


White paper just a diagnosis FinMin


Birgunj ICP to be inaugurated on Saturday


Will the present acute shortage of lendable funds in Nepalese Banking sector end soon Green Signal from Nepal Rastra Bank to bring in 82 arba funds from foreign lenders


Tax-related verdicts may be scrutinized Law Minister Tamang


Nation facing economic crisis ahead, says FM Khatiwada


'Rs 17 billion new investment in tourism in 2017'


Govt to raise Rs 12.61b in treasury bills


Govt 'shelves' decision to reduce age threshold for elderly allowance


302 new industries registered in eight months


Local chamber opposes tax hike by Bharatpur metropolis


Gold continues to glitter


Finance Minister to issue “White Paper” today; Dr. Khatiwada to address various financial sectors including the stock market


Ensure sugarcane farmers are paid promptly, lawmakers tell govt


Visiting Indian CEOs, investors meet PM


'Tightening of reference pricing at customs terrifying industrialists'


Know the paid up capital of development banks working area-wise! Have the Development Banks met their minimum capital requirement yet Which banks have the highest capital


Closure of sugar mill affects Rautahat farmers


Bank interest, minister statement blamed for new low in Nepse


Weak IPR laws obstacle for growth of start-ups


US$ 200 million World Bank credit to finance federalism draws flak


Sugar mill operators to start paying farmers from April 5


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Nepali, Indian entrepreneurs explore ideas at Connect-IN


Energy Minister announces 247 energy supply to industries from May


'Climate relevant' budget allocation said to be unrealistic


Chinese company agrees to finance hydel project in Nepal


Advance interest payment scheme creating 'duplicate' deposits


Suspicious transaction reporting by financial institutions falls


Power producers concerned about local taxes


Nepal-China fuel trade discussions gain momentum


Nepal puts LDC graduation plan on hold


Minister Pandit to make green-sticker effective, ban non-biodegradable plastic


Left alliance to join province govt. in Province No. 2


India unilaterally constructs four bridges over Mahakali River


Government to crack down on vehicles breaching emission limits from April 14


E-payments extended


Counterfeit currency in circulation


7% work at Pokhara international airport completed in 3 months


Unavailability of banks in rural parts adds to the miseries of poor


New FinMin inherits a challenging economy


Matrika Yadav is new industry minister


Development projects suffer from negligence of contractors


Trade, investment issues between Nepal, B'desh discussed


Power tussle deepens within ruling left parties


Portfolio sharing still undecided; cabinet expansion ‘maybe tomorrow’


Non-budgetary demand soars to Rs 382 billion


Nepalgunj collects Rs 57.1 m in revenue


NEA to decide on best route in 3 weeks


NAC procures ARMS software


Much ado about ministers for Oli govt


Interest rates, new govt push Nepse down 27 points


Himalayan Terminal charging excess fees Traders


Govt to finally expand Cabinet today


Project targets being met well, but challenges remain ADB


Nepse drops 2.66pc as stock investors in wait-and-see mode


Nepal Electricity Authority plans to end industrial load-shedding from mid-May


National economic census 2018 kick-starts


Govt white paper in a month


Gold price decreases, silver edges up


Provinces receive budget formulation guidelines


Loan disbursement of banks rises while deposits fall


Budget making process to begin after number of ministries is fixed


4G service licensing issue under CIAA scanner


Upper house election today


UML, CPN-MC to intensify power sharing talks


Lack of skilled human resources poses a challenge to BFIs


Banks defy credit crunch, see profits surge by 10 percent


21 PEs disobey OAG direction to audit


President advises Oli and Dahal to share power


Four provincial assemblies hold their first meetings


Differences arise over cement quality standards


‘Left to remain intact regardless of unity talks outcome’


More RoR plants to get 'take or pay' PPAs


Mega records profit


Left reaches power-sharing deal for 6 provincies


Innovative ways of financing for hydels sought


Will left parties merge before new govt


SAsia cooperation for electricity trade sought


Nepse benchmark index inches up 2 points


Enterprises, govt at odds over taxing company-level welfare funds


CNI adopts federal setup


Upper Marshyangdi-2 in limbo as talks deferred


Sebon asks CDSCL to defer C-ASBA implementation for a month


Revenue collection under major tax headings in H1 below target


Priority for agro-product exports limited to paper only


NOC allocates Rs 770m bonus, decides not to distribute it


83 file papers for 56 Upper House seats


NRNs to set up Rs 10bn infra fund


Nepal jumps 5 notches to 22nd position in inclusive development index


India blocks Nepali ginger


Cement factories told to roll back price hike within three days


Big III’s final NA lists likely today


Rates for institutional depositors can be revised only in 3-month intervals


Shortage of lendable funds is banks’ own affair MoF


Revenue target met, but capital expenditure very low


Govt in backdoor talks with left on guv choices


Credit crunch situation not as severe as believed earlier


Uncertainty remains over formation of a new government


Government to decide on provincial capital, chiefs today


Foreign employment saving bond fails to attract migrant workers


‘Unpredictability in interest rate hampering the business climate’


Stock rally continues as Nepse goes up 8 points


President's dinner party triggers political speculations


Insurance subgroup leads market rally


Funds in govt coffers can’t be transferred to banks Panel


Trade deficit balloons to Rs 398.76 billion


Oli-Dahal meets at Balkot, preparing to give special directives to task force


Sebon slaps record fine against two stock brokers


Left alliance forms taskforce to form provincial govts


UML, NC and Maoists win 75, 72 and 35 provincial assembly PR seats


Three firms interested to offer 4G core network service to NT


NRB yet to increase size of refinancing fund to Rs 20b


NRB issues repo to correct interest rate


Left alliance to form joint task forces today


Bitcoin is an asset, not a currency Israel’s central bank


PM holds meeting with CPN MC chair; NA election likely on Feb 8


NRB to tell BFIs to stick to published rates


Inland Revenue Department issues ultimatum against Telia Sonera


Govt starts consultation to address credit crunch


Govt silent on institutionalized corruption TI Nepal


EC recommends NA election on Feb 8


Chinese firm paid record fee for Dhading limestone mine


Secondary market ends the year in red zone


PM to make it a unilateral decision if consensus fails


Paddy cultivation affected due to lack of irrigation


NRB sets 6-month cooling period for CEOs to join another bank


Construction of Mechi bridge hits snag


As 2017 ends in good notes, investors hope for stable govt in 2018


‘Unification, government formation together’


WB Recommends Measures To Tap GSP Facility


Share Market Plunges To One-Month Low


SC allows Ncell to repatriate dividend


Negative Remittance Growth Could Exert Pressure On Country’s BoP


NEA Signs Performance Contract With Staffers


MoF Unable To Meet Revenue Target


Finance Ministry To bring Budget :Preparation Guidelines for Local Units


5,794 Farmers Get Rs 6.46b in Subsidized Loans


Rs 637.19 billion credit extended to industrial sector last fiscal


Oli, Dahal likely to lead government turn by turn


NRB issues single borrower limit for ‘recovered’ FIs


Chinese president may visit Nepal in March


Budhi Gandaki Hydro Project Committee submits report with possible investors


Budhi Gandaki can be built by utilizing internal resources, study finds


Bilateral labour agreement with Gulf nations soon Mansur


17 applications received for agri tourism grant


WB okays $300m for house reconstruction


Saudi’s $30m support


Rs3.54b spent on skill development largely 'a waste'


Prabhu Life Insurance begins operation with two policies


Oli tries to allay foreign policy, investment fears


Mega Bank to invest Rs 4 billion to marginalised community


IB puts restrictions on salary, allowances of insurance CEOs


Gold price dips as greenback recovers


Three agri sectors see substantial increase in loans


NRB received 103 complaints on loan disputes last fiscal


Internal wrangling weighs on investor sentiment


Government obtains BRI development proposals


Entrepreneurs seek tourism-friendly policy


8-MW-Cascade set to produce electricity within December


WB Approves $80m Credit To Support Livestock Development


NRB To Offload Stake From Nepse


Eight Foreign Firms Show Interest To Provide Telecom Infrastructure Service


NRB Proposes Threshold For Digital Payments


Over billion rupees invested in Baglung hotels


Commodities Exchange Market Regulation comes into effect


CGGC claims govt cannot scrap Budhigandaki deal unilaterally


CAAN unveils Rs 43.6b budget for FY201718


Base rate of 11 banks down in first quarter