MCC Ratification Put on Hold after Expiry of Deadline
MCC Ratification Put on Hold after Expiry of Deadline
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The government has informed the donor country, the United States , that the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC Compact) has been currently put on hold.…

NTB Imparts Online Tourism Protocol Training
NTB Imparts Online Tourism Protocol Training
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The Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) has started imparting training virtually to the tourism entrepreneurs about the effective implementation of the protocol on precautions and safety measures to be taken while reopening the tourism sector after the COVID-19 pandemic.…

Rise of Two Big Companies in Cement Industry
Rise of Two Big Companies in Cement Industry
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While business community members are currently in ‘wait and watch’ mode and are hesitant in investing amid Covid-19 crisis, two cement industries have added billions in new investments.…

Lockdown Results in Huge Losses to Tea Estates
Lockdown Results in Huge Losses to Tea Estates
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With the enforcement of lockdown to contain the spread of coronavirus infection, tea estates in Ilam district have lost a sizable income during the peak season to pluck the first flush.…

East-West Electric Railway: Tender Call Worth Rs 25 Billion in 3 Days
East-West Electric Railway: Tender Call Worth Rs 25 Billion in 3 Days
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In a window of just three days, the government has call two tenders worth Rs 25 Billion for the construction of tank bed of 106 km Kakadvitta-Inaruwa section of the Mechi-Mahakali Electric Railway.…

SMEs Bear the Brunt of Adverse Impacts of Lockdown
SMEs Bear the Brunt of Adverse Impacts of Lockdown
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After shutting down for nearly three months, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) have resumed their activities to find themselves surrounded by several issues due to very little or no business at all.…

Govt to Make Changes in CIAA Bill
Govt to Make Changes in CIAA Bill
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The government has decided to change some provisions of the Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) Bill (3rd amendment) following a strong protest from the country’s private sector.…

IFC to Provide USD 60M Funding to 4 BFIs in Next 6 Months
IFC to Provide USD 60M Funding to 4 BFIs in Next 6 Months
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The International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private sector arm of the World Bank, has said it will be investing additional USD 60 million in Nepal in the next six months.…

Process to Establish National Payment Gateway Reaches Final Stage
Process to Establish National Payment Gateway Reaches Final Stage
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Nepalis, who are paying payment gateways fees to international companies for digital transactions, will soon be relieved from paying additional fees to payment services providers including Visa for digital transactions soon.…