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Himalayan Travel Mart 2018 kicks off

Kathmandu, June 1 The second edition of Himalayan Travel Mart (HTM) 2018 — a mega tourism event of Nepal — kicked off...

Tourism fraternity baulk at target of two million annual tourists by 2020

Statistics show foreign tourist inflow surged by less than 250,000 in the last seven years Kathmandu, May 31 While tourism entrepreneurs are optimistic about a gradual increase...

Government begins process to form National Supply Company

Kathmandu, May 31 Following a nod in the federal budget, the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Supplies (MoICS) has begun the process to...

Dealers elated as autos termed ‘non-luxurious goods’ in budget

Kathmandu, May 31 NADA Automobiles Association of Nepal (NAAN) – the umbrella body representing automobile dealers in the country – has praised the...

Rs 1.916 bln budget allocated to Panchthar

Rs 184 million less than FY 2017/18 PHIDIM: The government has allocated Rs 1.916 billion budget for eight local levels of the...

Nepal-B’desh commerce secy-level talks kick off

Kathmandu, May 30 A two-day commerce secretary-level talks between Nepal and Bangladesh kicked off here today. The meeting hopes to support the agreements...

NMB receives award

KATHMANDU: NMB Bank has been awarded the ‘Best Issuing Bank Partner in Fragile Countries – 2017 – South Asia’ by the...

Communication sector provisions contradictory

Kathmandu, May 30 Though the government had earlier adopted the policy to reduce cost of telecommunications and internet services in the country and...

Eight per cent growth target achievable: FinMin

Illustration: Ratna Sagar Shrestha/THT Kathmandu, May 30 Dispelling concerns that the government might have set an over-ambitious economic growth target, Finance Minister Yubaraj Khatiwada said the...

Nepal to build 750 megawatt West Seti hydroelectric project

Illustration: Ratna Sagar Shrestha/THT KATHMANDU: Nepal’s government said on Tuesday it will build a 750 megawatt hydroelectric plant that was earlier cleared to be developed...