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‘World Faces Food Crisis due to Russia-Ukraine War’
‘World Faces Food Crisis due to Russia-Ukraine War’
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March 14: A global food crisis looms unless the war in Ukraine is stopped because fertiliser prices are soaring so fast that many farmers can no longer afford soil nutrients, Reuters quoted Russia's coal and fertiliser king Andrei Melnichenko as saying on…

Consumer Groups Urge Government to Halt Export of Cooking Oil
Consumer Groups Urge Government to Halt Export of Cooking Oil
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March 14: Consumer-based organisations have urged the government to limit exports of processed food items from the country after facing problems in importing raw materials required for the food industry in the wake of Russian invasion of…

90 percent of Nepali Migrant Workers opt for Gulf Region
90 percent of Nepali Migrant Workers opt for Gulf Region
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March 14: The remittance inflow, which has been declining since the beginning of the current fiscal year (FY), has not improved even in the seventh…

Shares Gain as Oil Slips on Hopes for Ukraine Progress
Shares Gain as Oil Slips on Hopes for Ukraine Progress
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March 14: Most share markets firmed on Monday while oil slid on hopes for progress in Russian-Ukraine peace talks even as fighting continued to rage, Reuters…

200,000 Tons of Coal stuck at Haldia Port
200,000 Tons of Coal stuck at Haldia Port
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March 14: Around 200,000 metric tons of coal have been stuck at the Haldia Port of India after the Indian Railways refused to provide rail rakes to transport the Nepal-bound…

BFIs Decide not to Increase Interest Rates
BFIs Decide not to Increase Interest Rates
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March 14: Banks and financial institutions (BFIs) have decided not to increase interest on deposits in the month of Chaitra (mid-March to mid-April) after concluding that it is not the solution to the current liquidity…

Transport Entrepreneurs Demand Hike in Public Transport Fare   
Transport Entrepreneurs Demand Hike in Public Transport Fare   
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March 14: The Federation of Nepalese National Transport Entrepreneurs (FNNTE) has asked the government to adjust the public transportation fare in the wake of the price hike of petroleum…

Paddy Farmers Demand Compensation for Faulty Seeds
Paddy Farmers Demand Compensation for Faulty Seeds
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March 13: Farmers of Kathmandu valley have been cheated by a company which provided them “unsuitable” paddy seeds promising them of good…

Nepali Contractors Lack Expertise and Experience to bag Contracts Under MCC
Nepali Contractors Lack Expertise and Experience to bag Contracts Under MCC
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March 13: Although Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba called upon the Nepali construction companies to take maximum benefit from the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) ratified by the parliament, it is highly unlikely that they will be able to apply for the…

Nepal Imports Paddy Worth Over Rs 12 Billion
Nepal Imports Paddy Worth Over Rs 12 Billion
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March 13: Nepal imported paddy worth more than Rs 12 billion in the first seven months of the current fiscal year (FY…

China Agrees to Increase Trade Volume with Nepal
China Agrees to Increase Trade Volume with Nepal
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March 13: China has agreed to increase the supply of goods to Nepal through the Rasuwagadhi transit point.…