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TIA equipped with new generation radars

By Our Reporter Tribhuvan International Airport, Nepal’s only international airport, is now equipped with new generation radars ensuring air safety in the country. Japanese ambassador Masashi Ogawa expressed his happiness for the opportunity Japan has received to support Nepal for air safety of the flights. He said, Japan will continue …

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Nepal, World Bank sign three agreements

By Our Reporter The Nepal government and the World Bank signed three financing agreements for $440 million in Kathmandu to invest in the country’s post-earthquake housing reconstruction, livestock innovation, and technical education and vocational training. The agreements were signed by Finance Secretary Shankar Prasad Adhikari and World Bank Country Director …

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Monitory crisis in offing

By Our Reporter Commercial banks have increased interest rates to attract deposits as they have seen liquidity crunch in the offing. The Banks had expected liquidity flow after the elections. Money came in the market during the elections but that money didn’t reach to the Banks as expected. This means, …

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Left alliance to give stable government and economic development

By Our Reporter The UML and Maoist Center have already managed two-thirds majority in the House of Representatives and Province Parliament elections. If both the parties will get better results in proportional election, in that case, the Left alliance will be able to manage two-thirds majority dominance. However, the UML …

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Nepal identifies three potential projects to be implemented under Belt and Road Initiative

Xinhua : Nepalese Officials have identified three potential infrastructure projects to be implemented under the framework of China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative. The projects discussed by officials on Sunday include a cross-border railway project connecting China’s bordering town Kerung with Nepal’s capital Kathmandu, electricity transmission line connecting Kerung with Nepal’s …

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Budhigandaki project to hand over to India?


By Our Reporter After strong reaction against scrapping the deal with the China Gezhouba Group Corporation (CGGC) for construction of Budhigandaki hydropower project producing 1200 MW electricity, the government on Friday, 24 November, decided to develop the Project on its own. DPM and Energy Minister Kamal Thapa informed that the …

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Construction works of Pokhara International Airport beings quietly

Pokhara Airport

By Our Reporter When the entire country has been in the election mood, construction of the much-talked-about Pokhara Regional International Airport has begun quietly. The locals of Pokhara came to know that the construction works have begun only when they saw heavy equipment including dozer, excavators, loader and tipper being …

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Three Gorges and NEA signs deal to construct West Seti project

By Our Reporter At a time when the CPN-UML and Maoist leaders have been criticizing the government for scrapping the decision to grant the Chinese company Gezhouba Group Corporation to build the Kaligandaki Hydro project, China Three Gorges Corporation (CTGC) and Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) recently signed an agreement to …

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Melamchi’s water: Waiting for Godot


By Our Reporter Getting Melamchi water has been a mere dream for the people of Kathmandu for the last two and a half decades. Still, they are not sure whether the dreams of drinking water of the MelamchiRiver will be fulfilled as the works in its tunnel and the pipe …

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