Nepal, Jan. 1 -- Here follows views of analysts, economists, energy expert, mayors of municipalities, chief minister, educator, litterateur, columnists and others regarding their hopes and expectations for the year 2019

Electrification of transport

Swarnim Wagle (Former Vice-chair, National Planning Commission)

I began 2018 with a high hope that an incoming government with a massive mandate for strength and stability would take Nepal on a new course. I no longer harbor that illusion. My hopes for 2019 lie on our young entrepreneurs who I expect to take steps to ramp up the adoption of electric transportation, as well as digitalization in commerce, two areas where we can leapfrog to the global frontier based on on-the-shelf technologies...