3rd Investment Summit to take place on April 28-29 in Kathmandu

Kathmandu: The upcoming Third Investment Summit, set to unfold in Kathmandu on April 28 and 29, has unveiled its two-day agenda, promising a rich array of discussions and presentations. According to the Investment Board, the first day will feature two special sessions alongside the inaugural session, focusing on “Exploring Investment Opportunities in Nepal” and “Success… Continue reading 3rd Investment Summit to take place on April 28-29 in Kathmandu

Nepal secures semi-final spot in ACC Premier Cup 2024

Nepal players celebrate the run out of Mohammad Nizakat Khan of Hong Kong, China during the ACC Men's Premier Cup 2024 Group A match between Nepal and Hong Kong, China held at the Al Amerat Cricket Ground Oman Cricket (Turf 1), Oman on April 15, 2024. Photo by: Pankaj Nangia / Creimas / Asian Cricket Council RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE

Kathmandu: Nepal clinched their third consecutive victory in the ACC Premier Cup 2024, affirming their spot in the semi-finals with a resounding win over Hong Kong by 8 wickets on Monday. Chasing a target of 115 runs, Nepal exhibited a commanding performance, achieving the required total with ease while losing only 2 wickets in 12.2… Continue reading Nepal secures semi-final spot in ACC Premier Cup 2024

Esewa teams up with Smith and Smith to ease remittance service in Romania

Kathmandu: For Nepalis living in Romania, Esewa, in collaboration with Smith and Smith, has unveiled a lucrative offer aimed at enhancing the money transfer experience. The partnership aims to streamline remittance services from Romania to Nepal, offering enticing rewards for customers. Effective from April 13 until July 15, customers utilizing Smith and Smith’s services to… Continue reading Esewa teams up with Smith and Smith to ease remittance service in Romania

Indian Embassy gifts ambulances and school buses to Nepal

Kathmandu: Indian Embassy in Kathmandu has presented 35 ambulances and 66 school buses to various organizations across Nepal today. The keys to these vehicles were formally handed over by Naveen Srivastava, Ambassador of India to Nepal, in a ceremony attended by Finance Minister Barsha Man Pun, along with mayors, chairpersons of municipalities and rural municipalities… Continue reading Indian Embassy gifts ambulances and school buses to Nepal

Australian woman climbs world’s 10th highest peak without oxygen

Kathmandu: In a remarkable feat of endurance and determination, an Australian woman has achieved a historic climb of the world’s tenth highest peak without the aid of supplemental oxygen. Allie Pepper, 48, hailing from the Blue Mountains in Sydney, along with her climbing partners Mingtemba (Mikel) Sherpa and Ngima Wanadak Sherpa, reached the summit of… Continue reading Australian woman climbs world’s 10th highest peak without oxygen

Nepal declares Orange as national fruit

Kathmandu: Nepal government has officially designated the orange as the nation’s official fruit. The decision was made during a recent Cabinet meeting held on Friday, following a proposal put forth by the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development. Rekha Sharma, Minister for Communication and Information Technology, confirmed the decision, highlighting the significance of the orange… Continue reading Nepal declares Orange as national fruit

Daraz to lease 10 acres of land in Kathmandu Valley for logistics infrastructure

Kathmandu: In a significant move aimed at bolstering its logistical capabilities, e-commerce behemoth Daraz is poised to lease over 10 acres of land in the Kathmandu Valley. The land lease, spanning a period of 10 years, is intended to facilitate the construction of essential infrastructure to support the company’s operations. Daraz has outlined specific requirements… Continue reading Daraz to lease 10 acres of land in Kathmandu Valley for logistics infrastructure

Nepali honey industry in crisis as local producers struggle to compete with Indian imports

Kathmandu: In a brewing crisis for Nepal’s honey industry, local producers are grappling with dwindling sales and the looming threat of leaving the sector altogether. The root cause of this distress lies in the dominance of Indian honey in the Nepali market, leaving indigenous honey largely unsold. Expressing their grievances, farmers are pointing to the… Continue reading Nepali honey industry in crisis as local producers struggle to compete with Indian imports

Muslims nationwide celebrate Eid al-Fitr with joyous festivities

Kathmandu: Today, Muslims across the country are celebrating Eid al-Fitr with great fervor. This festival holds immense significance in the Muslim community, marked by special Namaz recitations, prayers in mosques, seeking blessings from elders, and exchanging blessings with younger ones. In recognition of the importance of Eid al-Fitr, the government has declared today, Wednesday, a… Continue reading Muslims nationwide celebrate Eid al-Fitr with joyous festivities