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Nepal's foreign aid expenditure is poorer than capital spending from local resources

Kathmandu, Oct. 22 -- Government spending, particularly capital expenditure, has remained consistently poor for the past several years, and spending of foreign aid has been even poorer, government dat... Read More


Nepal seeks China's support for human resettlement in mountainous regions

Kathmandu, Oct. 19 -- Nepal sought China's support for an integrated development, including resettlement of scattered population in the Himalayan region, during Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to... Read More


CIAA bars local governments from appointing teachers on their own

Kathmandu, Oct. 17 -- The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority has barred the local governments from appointing teachers at the government schools citing absence of a legal provision tha... Read More


Road department rejects the recommendation for load test on Rs200 million bridge built by Pappu Construction in Teku

Kathmandu, Oct. 16 -- The Department of Roads has rejected the recommendation of the Board of Dispute on defective construction of a Rs200 million bridge on Bishnumati river in Teku, built by the cont... Read More


Nepal, China sign MoU to develop 50-km road linking Kathmandu and Rasuwagadi

Kathmandu, Oct. 14 -- Nepal and China signed a memorandum of understanding on Sunday under which China will help build two stretches of the road linking Kathmandu and Rasuwagadhi. The road will includ... Read More


Nepal, China sign MoU to develop 50-km road linking Kathmandu and Rasuwagadi, a town bordering China

Kathmandu, Oct. 14 -- Nepal and China signed a memorandum of understanding on Sunday under which China will help build two stretches of the road linking Kathmandu and Rasuwagadhi. The road will includ... Read More


Offices under road department ignored instructions to invite bids by mid-September

Kathmandu, Oct. 13 -- The Bridge Division of the Department of Roads was planning to award design-build contracts for 50 large bridge projects this fiscal year. But it has not invited tenders yet. Th... Read More


Distributive nature of Constituency Development Fund in provinces set to continue

Kathmandu, Oct. 11 -- Gandaki Province which received funds under the Constituency Development Programme for the first time this fiscal year has followed a familiar path-to use the allocated funds pie... Read More


Saved from flooding, National Vigilance Centre lab yet to come into operation

Kathmandu, Oct. 6 -- Three months ago, when officials at the National Vigilance Centre arrived at the lab set up in an underground area of the Ministry of Labour and Employment, they found rainwater f... Read More


Many local units leave their employees high and dry

Kathmandu, Oct. 4 -- Life has been hard for Keshav Kumar Jha, information officer at Mahadewa Rural Municipality of Saptari, as he has not received his monthly salary since the beginning of the curren... Read More