From the Editor

Pinning Fresh Hopes on the Monetary Policy

Nepal Rastra Bank has started preparing the Monetary Policy for the next fiscal year amidst the financial devastation caused by the second wave of Covid-19 pandemic. Praise was heaped on the central bank in the current fiscal year . . . Read more »

No Laughing Matter

What Lies at the Crux of the Chure dispute?

Those in opposition say that the government will eventually flatten the entire Chure range in the name of exporting stones and pebbles. That the Tarai, the southern plains in the country, will expand . . . Read more »

Interview

“Forced mergers will not produce intended results even if the intention of the regulator is good.”

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to affect all sectors, banks have also found themselves surrounded by several challenges. Over the past year, banks have endured disruptions in daily operations, . . . Read more »

Women at Work

NISHA TAUJALE KC’S : Agribusiness AMBITIONS

In 2014, Nisha Taujale KC had leased 20 ropanies of land at Tokha, Kathmandu, to grow pesticide-free vegetables and shiitake mushrooms. She worked as a farmer for three years and learned about the . . . Read more »

Cover Story

Riding THE BOOM

Coronavirus raging across the country not only sickened hundreds of thousands of people and claimed over 8,558 lives across the country but also brought economic activity almost to a standstill for . . . Read more »

Dataspeak

Prospects in the Food Processing Industry

Nepal's import of agricultural products has witnessed an 18 percent annual average growth over the past 12 years. During the same period, the average annual growth of Nepal's overall import was just . . . Read more »

Sectoral

Pandemic Overdrive for the Nepali E-commerce Sector

Globally, e-commerce is one of the few businesses that have prospered during the time of the pandemic. In Nepal also, restrictions in the movement of people to contain the transmission of coronavirus . . . Read more »

Hydropower

TAMOR RESERVOIR PROJECT : A Lesson in FAILURE

There is no doubt that large reservoir projects are indispensable for the sustainability of Nepal's hydro resource-based electricity system. Similarly, the development of reservoir-based hydropower . . . Read more »

Startup Scene

FiBRO : A Quality Clothing Brand in the Making

This home-grown brand has gained popularity in a short period of time while overcoming various . . . Read more »

e-magazine

eMagazine July 2021

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Startup Scene

How are Startups Dealing with the Covid-19 Crisis?

Help2Shine, a startup company which works to connect house maids to home owners, was forced to halt its entire operation after district administrations of the Kathmandu valley announced prohibitory . . . Read more »

Economic Diplomacy

RAJESH BABU SHRESTHA : Contributing to Bolster Nepal-Austria Relations

Nepal and Austria established formal bilateral ties on August 15, 1959. In the last 62 years, both countries have forged a relationship based on trust, mutual respect, understanding and cooperation. . . . Read more »

Health

PPP for Strengthening the Public Healthcare System

Collaboration between the government and the private sector is necessary to bolster the public health sector and deal with pandemics like . . . Read more »

Tourism

A Glimmer of Hope in Mountain Tourism

The record high arrival of mountaineers in the spring climbing season has indicated that the revival of mountain tourism is . . . Read more »

Corporate Movements

Corporate Movements July 2021

Corporate Movements July 2021 . . . Read more »

Crossword

Crosswords July 2021

Crosswords July 2021 . . . Read more »

Liquor Indicators

Liquor Indicators July 2021

Liquor Indicators July 2021 . . . Read more »

Voices

Voices July 2021

Voices July 2021 . . . Read more »

Feedback

Feedback July 2021

Feedback July 2021 . . . Read more »

Biztoon

Biztoon July 2021

Biztoon July 2021 . . . Read more »

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