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Agro minister pledges to ensure food security via new policies

KATHMANDU, OCTOBER 16 Agriculture Minister Ghanashyam Bhusal has pledged to ensure food security in the country as the ministry is preparing new policies and regulations to regulate the food production and distribution sector. Addressing a…

Financial closure of Seti Nadi Hydroelectric Project

KATHMANDU: NMB Bank has successfully executed financial closure of Seti Nadi Hydroelectric Project having an installed capacity of 25 MW. The project is being developed by Vision Lumbini Urja Company. The project is located at…

Constructing chemical fertiliser plant possible

KATHMANDU, OCTOBER 16 The task force formed by the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development (MoALD) has concluded that it is possible to build a chemical fertiliser factory in Nepal. The task force formed by…

Yak farmers urge preservation, promotion of yak farming

KATHMANDU, OCTOBER 15 Yak farmers have stressed on the need to preserve and promote yak farming in the country. Forming the Yak and Chauri Association of Nepal (YCAN) on October 8, the farmers have urged…

‘Nepal Tourism Recovery Expedition 2020’ team ascends Mt Baruntse

KATHMANDU: The ‘Nepal Tourism Recovery Expedition 2020’ team successfully scaled Mount Baruntse (7,129 metres) in the Khumbu region, on Thursday. A view of Mount Baruntse (7,129 metres) in the Khumbu region in eastern Nepal, on…

Bahrain prince ascends Mount Manaslu

KATHMANDU, OCTOBER 15 The royal mountaineering team of Bahrain led by Prince Mohamed Hamad Mohamed Al Khalifa has successfully scaled Mt Manaslu (8,163 metres) this morning — the first summit made after mountaineering activities were…

Paddy harvest begins, farmers not getting minimum support price

KATHMANDU, OCTOBER 14 Paddy harvesting has begun across the country, however the farmers are not getting the support price for the crop set by the government. Aiming to encourage farmers, the government had set the…

Jawa motorcycles enters Nepal

KATHMANDU: Having expanded its retail footprint in Nepal, Classic Legends has launched Jawa motorcycles in the country and announced the inauguration of dealership outlets in collaboration with Agni Moto Inc Pvt Ltd, a subsidiary of…

Govt rejects private sector’s proposal to extend deadline

Foreign channels likely to be ad free post Oct 23 KATHMANDU, OCTOBER 14 The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology has rejected the proposal of the private sector to extend the deadline for implementation of…

Electricity tariff will be reduced next year as well: Minister Pun

KATHMANDU, OCTOBER 13 A high-level task force formed by the government for the overall study of the country’s energy sector has initiated its work. The task force held its first meeting at the Ministry of…