Stories Tagged 'Finance minister'
Nepal’s private sector has long been complaining that the high interest rates charged by banks had increased their production costs. Banks have been reluctant to revise interest rates citing a shortage of loanable funds.full story »
A meeting of the National Assembly (NA) on Monday endorsed the Appropriation Bill, 2075 with a majority. full story »
Former finance minister and Nepali Congress leader Ramsaran Mahat has said that Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli failed to make any new breakthrough in Nepal-China relations during his recent visit to the northern neighbouring nation. full story »
The main opposition Nepali Congress came down heavily upon Finance Minister Yuba Raj Khatiwada on Tuesday for presenting economic data “as per his convenience to mislead the public and downplay the roles of previous governments in the country’s economic development".full story »
The government has expressed its commitment to expand the tax base and to reform the tax system so as to give momentum to the economy.full story »
Finance Minister Bishnu Poudel, who is currently in New Delhi to prepare the ground for Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s upcoming India visit, has been holding meetings with Indian ministers.full story »