The Kathmandu Post (Nepal)
KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN)- Nepali labour market sees entry of at least 512,000 youths per year, according to the Economic Survey of the Ministry of Finance.
KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Foreign Minister Pradeep Gyawali has said that he is not going to discuss the 1,200 megawatt Budhigandaki hydroelectricity project with Chinese officials during his official visit to Beijing that begins on Tuesday.
KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has remained Nepal’s key development partner since 1966. Over these years, the Manila-based multilateral lending institution has provided assistance totalling $5.25 billion. The ADB’s current portfolio in Nepal consists of 35 projects.
KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - As tensions mount in Syria in the wake of airstrikes by the United States and its allies France and Britain, the Nepal government has expressed concern about safety of Nepalis in the Middle Eastern country.
KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Foreign Minister Pradeep Gyawali is leaving on a five-day official visit to China on Monday at the invitation of State Councillor and Minister for Foreign Affairs of China, Wang Yi.
KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Low-cost carriers (LCC) are increasing their strong foothold in Nepal’s market as demand for cheap air travel continues to grow. Two LCCs- Thai Lion Air and Salam Air will soon start flights to Nepal. Entry of these airlines would boost LCCs presence in Nepal’s market by one-fourth. Currently, five LCCs, Indigo, Air Arabia, Fly Dubai, Air AsiaX and Malindo Air, operate in Nepal. LCCs entered the Nepal air space in 2006. Air Arabia was the first.
KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - More than 30 Bhutanese nationals received Nepali citizenship certificates from the Area Administration Office in Chandranigahapur of Rautahat 12 years ago, providing false details. The incident came to light only after District Police Office arrested one Thakur Prasad Neupane in Gaur two years ago.