Stories By 'Chandan Sapkota'
On May 29, Finance Minister Krishna Bahadur Mahara presented the budget for fiscal year (FY) 2017-18 to Parliament. The projects and programmes are pretty much a continuation of last year’s budget, since the election code of conduct barred the government from rolling out new initiatives that could influence the outcome of the second phase of the local elections.
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The prospect of a rosy economic outlook for FY 2016-17 dominated headlines and discussions over the past two weeks.
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Nepal has set a long-term vision to graduate from the Least Developed Country (LDC) category by 2022 and attain a prosperous, middle-income country status by 2030.
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The financial sector is in a temporary yet recurring state of disarray right now as a self-inflicted ‘liquidity crunch’ has handicapped most banks and financial institutions (BFIs).
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The organisation needs an urgent overhaul to ensure efficient distribution of Melamchi water
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Our govt and central bank cannot ignore the plight of poor seasonal migrant workers, traders and general public
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