‘India positive on demonetized IC exchange’

‘India positive on demonetized IC exchange’
Kathmandu, March 3: Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said that Nepal would get exchange facility for demonetized Indian currency with the denominations of 500 and 1,000. Talking to journalists on Friday, the Indian Finance Minister, who arrived in Nepal for his deliberation on 'Nepal Investment Summit', said the central banks of both Nepal ...

QATAR AIRWAYS AS IT LAUNCHES THE WORLD’S LONGEST FLIGHT ON NEW AUCKLAND SERVICE

QATAR AIRWAYS AS IT LAUNCHES THE WORLD’S LONGEST FLIGHT ON NEW AUCKLAND SERVICE
5, Feb DOHA, Qatar – It was a historic moment for Qatar Airways today, as it launched its new record-breaking Auckland service on one of the country’s most significant days of the year – Waitangi Day. As the first Qatar Airways flight touched down on the North Island of New Zealand, just after sunrise – a new chapter in the airline’s history bega...

Nepse records increase by 76 points

Nepse records increase by 76 points
Kathmandu, Feb 4: The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) that had been experiencing a decline since the past few weeks increased by 76 points this week. Compared to the first day of the week, Nepse ended with an increase by 72.75 points to reach 1,382.45 points in the Nepse index at the end of the week. A total of 20,660 transactions relating to 156 com...

Upper Trishuli Three ‘A’ completion tenure extended

Upper Trishuli Three ‘A’ completion tenure extended
Kathmandu, Jan 31: The deadline to complete the Upper Trishuli Three ' A' project has been extended by the next 34 months. The implementation of the 12.42 billion project got affected due to the Gorkha Earthquake and India's unofficial border blockade. A meeting of Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) Board of Directors held last Wednesday, deciding ...

Commitment to invest Rs 2.60 billion in hydropower

Commitment to invest Rs 2.60 billion in hydropower
Kathmandu, Jan 24: Commitments have been made from the individual and organisational levels to invest Rs 2.60 billion in the "Nepal's Water People's Investment" programme introduced by the Ministry of Energy. As the Ministry states the maximum commitment is from individuals. Nepali citizens from home and abroad have expressed willingness to invest...

India provides approx Rs 619.6 million for embankment construction

India provides approx Rs 619.6 million for embankment construction
Kathmandu, Jan 11: The Government of India has provided an assistance of approximately Rs 619.6 million to the Ministry of Irrigation to construct embankments on the Kamala, Bagmati and Lalbakaiya Rivers. India's Ambassador to Nepal, Ranjit Rae, today handed a cheque of this amount to Minister for Irrigation Deepak Giri amidst a programme at the M...

Study projects 50,000 MW electricity demand by 2040 in Nepal

Study projects 50,000 MW electricity demand by 2040 in Nepal
Kathmandu, Jan 9: A study has showed that the country would demand 50,000 mega watt electricity by 2040. A study carried out by the Water and Energy Commission said the calculation of the electricity demand is based on the rise of electricity demand by 15 per cent every year. During a press conference organized at the Ministry of Energy on Monday,...

Upper Madi’s 12 megawatt to be linked to national grid

Upper Madi’s 12 megawatt to be linked to national grid
Pokhara, Dec 30: The electricity generated from the Upper Madi Hydro Power Project based at Bahundanda of Sildujure – 9 in Kaski will be linked to the national transmission line today. The 12.5 megawatt power generated by the hydro project with maximum capacity of 25 megawatt will be linked to the national grid. The project's one of two twine ru...

QATAR AIRWAYS LAUNCHES DAILY FLIGHTS TO THE IDYLLIC ISLANDS OF THE SEYCHELLES

QATAR AIRWAYS LAUNCHES DAILY FLIGHTS TO THE IDYLLIC ISLANDS OF THE SEYCHELLES
DOHA, Qatar - Qatar Airways has rounded off its 2016 global route expansion on a high note with the launch of daily flights to the idyllic islands of the Seychelles – the 14th new destination on the airline’s route map this year and the third in Africa. Flight QR678 touched down at Seychelles International Airport today to a welcome ceremony atte...

Nepse clamps circuit breaker after trading falls unexpectedly

Nepse clamps circuit breaker after trading falls unexpectedly
Kathmandu, Nov 28: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) today clamped circuit breaker after the Nepse Index witnessed a fall of more than three per cent in the first 40 minutes of the trading. The benchmark index, which opened at 1,468, plunged by 52.76 to rest at 1,415, compelled Nepse to halt the operation for today. The circuit breaker was clamped for ...