IFC gives $56 million to Global IME

Kathmandu- The International Finance Corporation (IFC) is investing $56 million in Nepal’s largest commercial bank, Global IME Bank Limited (GIBL), to support small businesses, including those owned by women, and to promote environmentally friendly projects. This effort aims to make it easier for small and

Laxmi Sunrise signs facility agreement with Upper Seti Hydro to finance 20 MW Project

Kathmandu – Laxmi Sunrise Bank Ltd. has a facility agreement with Upper Seti Hydro Pvt. Ltd.

Nabil Bank launched ‘Nabil Skilled Migrant Entrepreneurship Loan’ to support returneemigrants

Kathmandu- Nabil Bank, the nation’s pioneering private sector bank,has launched’Nabil Skilled Migrant Entrepreneurship Loan (NSMEL)’ targeting

World Leprosy Day being observed today

Kathmandu- The World Leprosy Day is being celebrated today with a variety of programs across the country. The World Leprosy Day is celebrated on the last Sunday of January. The theme for World Leprosy Day 2024 is “Beat Leprosy”, which encapsulates the dual objectives of the day: to eradicate the stigma associated with leprosy and

UK opposition party expresses solidarity for ex Gurkhas hunger strike

The United Kingdom’s main opposition, Labour Party, has expressed its solidarity for the struggle waged by ex-Gurkha veterans who resorted to staging hunger strike nearby Prime Minister’s residence since last Saturday to have their demands addressed. The Labour Party told the Boris Johnson-led incumbent government that the unequal pension pay to Gurkhas – who fought

Chinese national arrested with 25,000 US dollars

Kathmandu- Police have nabbed a Chinese national with 25,000 US dollars. A police team at Tribhuvan International Airport arrested 29-year-old Cui Bingcan on Sunday night and made him public today. The Chinese citizen had been

Three arrested with huge quantity of marijuana

Kavrepalanchowk- Police have arrested three persons with a huge quantity of marijuana from Panauti municipality this morning. Police nabbed two women and a man with such quantity of marijuana in course of vehicle checking T

Gold trader shot at in Nawalparasi

Nawalparasi (Bardaghat Susta East)- Gajendra Bishwakarma, a gold trader in Nawalparasi, was shot at on Saturday. An unidentified group attacked Bishwakarma, a permanent resident of Bardaghat municipality-4, near Kukurmara of Bardaghat municipality-16 as he was