IFC to focus on covid and climate finance to help South Asia’s post-covid economic recovery Efforts

IFC has appointed Hector Gomez Ang as Regional Director for South Asia. Based in New

Japan donates AstraZeneca vaccine for Nepal

The Government of Japan donates about 1.6 million doses of Japanese-made COVID-19 AstraZeneca vaccine for

World Bank approves $100 million additional financing to strengthen school and health sectors

The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved two separate additional financing of $50

ADB appoints new country director for Nepal

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has appointed Arnaud Cauchois as new Country Director for Nepal.

South Asia must reform debt-accumulating state-owned banks and enterprises to avert next financial crisis

South Asia’s heavy reliance on state-owned commercial banks, state-owned enterprises, public-private partnerships and other national

Government and World Bank sign $150 million agreement to support resilient recovery

The Government of Nepal and the World Bank today signed a $150 million (Rs. 17.78

Italy extends support to Nepal to fight COVID pandemic

A consignment of medical equipment and supplies from Italy arrived early Friday morning to support

Third wave could be prevented with collective efforts: US health expert

Amid several theories coming in of a likely third wave, US Medical expert Dr Krutika

US allocates 16 million COVID-19 vaccines to Asia including India under COVAX facility

The White House on Monday maintained that the Joe Biden-led US administration has announced the

Nepal receives 982 Oxygen Concentrators

Nepal received 982 units of 10-liter oxygen concentrators, financed by the World Bank today. The