Report

New Opportunities in Nepal’s Railway Transport

New Opportunities in Nepal’s Railway Transport

With freight charges reduced and competition opened up, it remains to be seen as to what extent will Nepal's international trade benefit from the new . . . Read more »


MAKING AN IMPACT : Manufacturers Gear Up to Reduce Carbon Footprints

MAKING AN IMPACT : Manufacturers Gear Up to Reduce Carbon Footprints

Panchakanya Steels, one of the leading steel producers in Nepal situated in Bhairahawa, uses a greasing automation system, recycled industrial water, and high-quality machinery parts to reduce the . . . Read more »


Monetary Policy 2021/22 : Indications of Higher Interest Rates

Monetary Policy 2021/22 : Indications of Higher Interest Rates

While the central bank introduced the monetary policy to provide relief to sectors hit by Covid-19, analysts say that it did not take adequate measures to prevent interest rates from . . . Read more »


Covid-19 Relief Package : Govt Announces Slew of Measures

Covid-19 Relief Package : Govt Announces Slew of Measures

April 2020   
As country gears up for longer lockdown, the government has finally announced a slew of measures for those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. With businesses being hard hit and lives of ordinary . . . Read more »


SCEPTICAL RECEPTION TO GOVERNMENT’S STARTUP SCHEME

SCEPTICAL RECEPTION TO GOVERNMENT’S STARTUP SCHEME

March 2020   
 After much delay, the government finally endorsed ‘Innovative Start-up Capital Grant Guidelines, 2020’ last month. This is the first time the government has ventured into financing startups . . . Read more »


Port Facilitation for Cost Efficient Transshipment

Port Facilitation for Cost Efficient Transshipment

Of late, the search for alternatives to Nepal’s current sea port access has gathered momentum to minimise problems in transportation and transit in the country’s third country trade. The . . . Read more »


THE COST OF ECTS FOR NEPAL'S TRADE

THE COST OF ECTS FOR NEPAL'S TRADE

It has been a year since the ‘Transhipment Model’ was introduced for Nepal’s third country trade.  The new system was expected to streamline the procedures and reduce the costs associated with . . . Read more »