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A short glance at cyber law and data security in Nepal                             

A short glance at cyber law and data security in Nepal                             
23 July, KATHMANDU: Cyber law is a relatively new legal area in Nepal that covers a broad range of topics emphasising cyber security and data privacy. The law is extended to the devices used to access the internet, including computers, cell phones, email, websites, data storage devices, software, and hardware. It regulates the communications, privacy, freedom of expression, and intellectual... Read More

Foreign tourists spend 86 US dollars per day

Foreign tourists spend 86 US dollars per day
So far three destinations Rajendra Tiwari 23 July, KATHMANDU: Despite celebrating the decade of tourism from 2023 to 2033, Nepal does not receive daily expenses of foreign tourists exceeding 100 US dollars. Additionally, foreign tourists primarily focus on three main tourist destinations in Nepal: Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Sauraha (Chitwan).  Tourism statistics indicate that while 15% of foreign tourists engage in... Read More

First Monday of Shrawan: Devotees flock to Pashupatinath Temple (Photo Feature)

First Monday of Shrawan: Devotees flock to Pashupatinath Temple (Photo Feature)
22 July, KATHMANDU : On the first Monday of the month of Shrawan, a large number of devotees gathered at the Pashupatinath Temple and other Shiva temples across Nepal. During the month of Shrawan, devotees observe fasts every Monday and offer milk and water at Shiva temples. According to Basudev Krishna Shastri, a member of the Nepal Panchang Decision Development... Read More

Nabil Bank bagged Platinum Infosys Finacle Innovation Award 2024

Nabil Bank bagged Platinum Infosys Finacle Innovation Award 2024
07 June, KATHMANDU: Nabil Bank Limited has bagged thePlatinumAward in Infosys Finacle Innovation Award 2024 under theProcess Innovation Categoryfor theTransforming Onboarding, Loan Processing, and Trade Finance.Nabil Bank was selected as the winner out of over 200 nominations across 10 different categories. Expressing his gratitude, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the bank, Gyanendra Prasad Dhungana, said, “This international recognition underscores our... Read More

KP Oli deflects allegations relating Giribandhu Tea Estate scam, urges to ask Mayor Balen Sah

KP Oli deflects allegations relating Giribandhu Tea Estate scam, urges to ask Mayor Balen Sah
04 June, KATHMANDU: CPN-UML Chairman KP Oli has directed reporters to inquire about his alleged involvement in the Giribandhu Tea Estate scam directly to Kathmandu Metropolitan City Mayor Balendra (Balen) Sah. Addressing the media outside the Parliament building on Monday, the UML Chair responded succinctly, suggesting that reporters should seek clarification from Mayor Balen himself. Earlier, Mayor Sah had accused... Read More

Finland to provide Rs. 1.87 billion for local adaptation to climate change project

Finland to provide Rs. 1.87 billion for local adaptation to climate change project
22 May, KATHMANDU: The government of Nepal and the government of Finland signed country agreements for the project, “Local Adaptation to Climate Change”. This initiative, marking the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Finland and Nepal, as well as the EU and Nepal, is a 51 million Euro collaborative effort towards climate financing in Nepal. According to the agreement, Finland... Read More

BYD rolled off its 7 Millionth New Energy Vehicle

BYD rolled off its 7 Millionth New Energy Vehicle
21 May, KATHMANDU: On March 25th, BYD, renowned as the world’s foremost manufacturer of new energy vehicles and power batteries, celebrated a historic achievement by rolling off its 7 millionth new energy vehicle, the DENZA N7, at its Jinan factory in China. This milestone marks BYD as the world’s first automaker to reach such a remarkable production feat, signaling yet... Read More

Distinguished Hospitality Expert Khatri Receives esteemed Guest of Honor

Distinguished Hospitality Expert Khatri Receives esteemed Guest of Honor
14 May, KATHMANDU : In a grand award ceremony held at the National dance Theatre, Vilash Khatri was presented with the esteemed title of Guest of Honor. The accolade was graciously bestowed upon him by the Honorable Chairman of the national assembly, Narayan Prasad Dahal, during an event organized by Focus Nepal. Khatri, renowned for his expertise in the hospitality... Read More