Stories By 'PABAN RAJ PANDEY'
In the name of attaining self-sufficiency, several industries have been haphazardly protected with subsidies and tariffs.
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Rejecting a project just because it involves debt is as ill-advised as it is to take on a project haphazardly.
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Nepal must focus on industries where it has comparative advantage. There is no point in protecting industries that will lose out to outside competition anyway.
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To let FDI cause promising industries to die on the vine is not prudent
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It is best not to tinker with price discovery process
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Three-fifths of Nepal’s trade deficit is accounted for by India. This dependence is the primary reason why Nepal pegs its currency—the Nepalese rupee (NPR)—to the Indian rupee (INR).
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