The Kathmandu Post (Nepal)

Established in Feb 1993, the Kathmandu Post is Nepal’s first privately owned English broadsheet daily and it’s leading English language newspaper. The daily circulation of 82,000 copies makes the Post Nepal’s second-most widely circulated newspaper.

The Kathmandu Post is considered one of the most reliable publications for news, opinion and original content. It is a 16-page broadsheet that covers a wide variety of news, views and analyses and includes the Money section, a daily four-page pullout dedicated exclusively to business news. The newspaper’s Op-Ed section, which is widely followed, features columns by some of Nepal’s leading intellectuals, writers and experts from various sectors.

KATHMANDU, Nepal (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - The state-owned bank of China has written to the Ministry of Finance to officially inform about extension of the grace period.

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - The Ministry of Agricultural Development had initially estimated farm sector losses triggered by floods to stand at $76 million, which was later revised downwards to $55 million.

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - The outflow of money from Nepal’s economy surpassed inflows by $31million in the first month of the current fiscal year, as rise in remittance income could not offset pressure exerted by a combination of hike in imports and drop in exports.

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Sales of goats in the Kathmandu Valley are likely to increase by 8 to 10 percent this Dashain, the biggest festival of Hindus in the country. The Valley saw sales of around 50,000 goats during the last festive season, which lasts for 15 days.

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that Nepal’s foreign policy is dictated by its geopolitical realities.

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, who leads the Nepali delegation to the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly, held separate meetings with the heads of state/government of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka on the sidelines of the UNGA in New York on Thursday.

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN)- The Election Commission has invited former US president Jimmy Carter, founder of the Carter Center, to observe the upcoming provincial and federal parliamentary elections. The country is holding the two elections together in two phases on November 26 and December 7.

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - In Pipara, a predominantly Dalit settlement in Kanchanpur Municpality of Saptari District, floods hit mid-day on August 12.

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Even though half a dozen Chinese firms have sought approval from the Nepal government for initiating study on a rail network connecting Nepal with China, there is not much progress as the Department of Railways  is waiting for the two countries to sign a concrete deal on the project.

KATHMANDU (The Kathmadu Post/ANN) - Nepal Airlines Corporation has begun work to bring the remaining two Chinese aircraft of the six on order.