Stories By 'Rajesh Khanal'
Earnings from the export of products identified by the Nepal Trade Integration Strategy inched up 2.7 percent in the first 11 months of the current fiscal year, largely due to a rise in demand for medicinal herbs, woollen carpets, yarns and textiles.
full story »
The central bank left investors on tenterhooks with its decision to delay publishing the much-awaited monetary policy last week which resulted in the Nepal Stock Exchange (NEPSE) plunging 11.95 points.
full story »
Farmers on Saturday urged the government to continue checking imported vegetables and fruits for pesticide residues, saying that the move will safeguard consumers and help boost demand for domestic produce.
full story »
The Securities Board of Nepal has proposed to amend the existing Securities Act to give it more teeth so it can crack down more sternly on insider trading. Insider trading, or buying or selling of securities by someone who has information that is not available to the public, is one of the common securities frauds.
full story »
The government has spent only 57 percent of the budget allocated for development purposes as the current fiscal year draws closer.
full story »
The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued a stay order against the government move to revoke the testing of pesticide residues on agriculture produce imported from India.
full story »