No Laughing Matter

The Country’s Development Continues

Roads have been dug up and left abandoned. In places, it is difficult to tell if the electricity poles and pylons are standing straight or have fallen down. Perhaps in order to scare off thieves in the night, entangled heaps of electric wires resembling ghosts have been left on the streets. . . . Read more »

From the Editor

Finding Alternatives to Save the Economy

The spike in coronavirus cases and the prohibitory orders issued by district administration offices in many districts paralysing over half the country has pushed the already crippled Nepali economy . . . Read more »

Cover Story

BANKING IN THE TIME OF COVID-19

The four-month-long nationwide lockdown imposed by the government to contain the spread of cronavirus from late March to mid-July of this year and its subsequent impacts on the economic activities . . . Read more »

Cover Story

Time for Banks to Manage Their Books Smartly

The Nepali banking sector, in the last 20 years, had to grapple with major disturbances including the Maoist insurgency, 2015 Earthquake, and Indian economic blockade. But the crisis created by the . . . Read more »

Cover Story

Experts Views On Banking in the Time of Covid-19

The Monetary Policy for FY2020/21 has attempted to address many aspects of the economic slowdown brought by the four-month long lockdown. The arrangements encouraged business community members who were in a state of disarray due to the pandemic-induced recession. . . . Read more »

Economy and Policy

OVERSUBSCRIPTION OF IPOS : Rational Decision or Mass Ignorance?

Initial Public Offering (IPO) has been a major source for raising capital for private companies for a long time. The transition from a private company to a public company enables the private . . . Read more »

Economy and Policy

Realising the Importance of Alternative Investment Funds

The promulgation of the new constitution which heralded political and economical stability has undoubtedly provided a firm platform for diverse investment opportunities in Nepal. The government also . . . Read more »

Economy and Policy

Attracting Millennials to Insurance

Millennials, also known as Gen Y, represents the generation of people born fromthe early 1980s to mid-1990s. Members of this demographic cohort are considered the next generation of insurance . . . Read more »

Corporate Focus

ARUN III HYDROPOWER PROJECT : A Success Story in the Making

In the history of hydropower development in Nepal, the Arun III Hydropower Project is perhaps the project surrounded by most controversies. But after remaining in a shadow of uncertainty for nearly . . . Read more »

Interview

“Industries need government protection not only to survive the current crisis but also to thrive in the future.”

The four months long lockdown followed by the lifting of the restrictions and return to the prohibitory orders amid a surge in coronavirus infections has disrupted almost all industrial, business and . . . Read more »

Life and Career

Pravin Raman Parajuli : Learning, Growing, Evolving

Pravin Raman Parajuli’s career has been built on a few key tenets - simplicity and adhering to the basic principles of life, both as an individual and a professional. Over a career spanning nearly . . . Read more »

Nepal Politics

General Convention and the Future of Nepali Congress

Until last month, it seemed Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba had taken his faction into confidence to present himself as a presidential candidate for another term. He being the only . . . Read more »

Startup Scene

Skill Sewa : The House Whisperers

While the concept of a home inspection is a common practice in western countries, it is not as prevalent in Nepal. As the name suggests, the problems regarding seepage, leakages, plumbing failure, . . . Read more »

Women at Work

SUNITA SHRESTHA : Weaving a Tapestry of Women Empowerment

“A person needs three names in his/her life– a name given by the priest during birth rites (nwaran), a name given by the family, and finally a name that you earn through your work,” says Sunita . . . Read more »

Gadget Review

REALME WATCH AND BAND : Affordable, Elegant, and Efficient

Targeted at the many health and fitness conscious individuals in the country, the Realme watch has an enticing look. Priced at Rs 7,799 the Realme Watch comes with a 1.4-inch colour touchscreen, app . . . Read more »

Dataspeak

Growing Import of Edible Nuts

Nepal's import of edible nuts has recorded an annual average growth of 27 percent during FY2008/09 to FY2019/20. In FY 2019/20, total Import of edible nuts amounted to Rs 2.84 . . . Read more »

Sectoral

Restauranting in the Time of Coronavirus

Just weeks before the nation-wide lockdown in March which aimed to contain the coronavirus outbreak, which has brought some of the mightiest countries of the world to their knees, the Nepali coffee . . . Read more »

Tourism

The Lonely Mountains : Getting Mountain Tourism Back on Track

In 2019, around 6,000 foreigners visited Nepal through the Asian Trekking agency, both for trekking and mountaineering activities in various mountains across Nepal. Likewise, Shangrila Tours received . . . Read more »

Liquor Indicators

LIQUOR & BEER SALES DATA SEPTEMBER 2020

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Liquor Indicators

Liquor Indicators September 2020

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Corporate Movements

Corporate Movements September 2020

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Crossword

Crossword September 2020

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Voices

Voices September 2020

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Feedback

Feedback September 2020

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Biztoon

Biztoon September 2020

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e-magazine

eMagazine September 2020

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