Stories Tagged 'Provinces'
Five out of seven provinces saw their foreign aid disbursement grow in the last fiscal year. According to the Development Cooperation Report, Province 3, despite a drop of 6.28 percent in aid disbursement, stood the top recipient of the development assistance. It received aid amounting to $332.47 million in 2017-18. full story »
Finance ministers of the provinces and chiefs of the local governments have sought a larger share of revenue than what has been allocated to them under the Inter-Governmental Fiscal Arrangement Act.full story »
As provincial governments seek larger pies of resources from the federal government, the National Planning Commission has said that each province is expected to get a grant of Rs19 billion on average in the upcoming fiscal year.full story »
As the government gears up to register a constitution amendment proposal, which entails splitting Province 5 in a bid to address the row over provincial boundaries, protests have started in different parts of the country.full story »
The major political parties have floated a new proposal of federating the country into seven provinces previously suggested by the ruling Nepali Congress and CPN-UML.full story »
A meeting of the top leaders of major political parties held discussion regarding the major disputed issues in the forthcoming constitution on Sunday.full story »