World Bank report underlines reforms to support fiscal federalism, green growth in Nepal

https://kathmandupost.com/money/2021/12/06/world-bank-report-underlines-reforms-to-support-fiscal-federalism-green-growth-in-nepal Nepal has made significant strides in implementing fiscal federalism while key reforms are needed to support fiscal sustainability and Nepal’s transition towards green, resilient, and inclusive development states the World Bank’s Public Expenditure Review (PER) Report on Fiscal Policy for Sustainable Development launched on Monday. With the country’s transition to federalism, expenditure responsibilities have… Continue reading World Bank report underlines reforms to support fiscal federalism, green growth in Nepal

Qatar Airways recognized with new ‘world class’ rating and named ‘2022 Five Star Global Airline’ at the APEX/IFSA Awards – myRepublica

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World food prices climb in November, stay at 10-year peak: FAO – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/world/world-food-prices-climb-in-november-stay-at-10-year-peak-fao ROME, DECEMBER 2 World food prices rose for a fourth straight month in November to remain at 10-year highs, led by strong demand for wheat and dairy products, the U.N. food agency said on Thursday. The Food and Agriculture Organization’s (FAO) food price index https://www.fao.org/worldfoodsituation/foodpricesindex/en, which tracks international prices of the most globally traded… Continue reading World food prices climb in November, stay at 10-year peak: FAO – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Ad hocism in Nepal as Omicron threatens world and nations tighten curbs

https://kathmandupost.com/health/2021/11/30/ad-hocism-in-nepal-as-omicron-threatens-world-and-nations-tighten-curbs The Omicron coronavirus variant has kept the world on tenterhooks. The World Health Organisation warned on Monday that it carries a very high global risk of infection surges. As more countries reported cases, the variant has prompted border closures. Scientists, however, have said it could take weeks to understand the severity of Omicron, which… Continue reading Ad hocism in Nepal as Omicron threatens world and nations tighten curbs

COVID variant spreads to more countries as world on alert – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/world/covid-variant-spreads-to-more-countries-as-world-on-alert LONDON, NOVEMBER 28 The new potentially more contagious omicron variant of the coronavirus popped up in more European countries on Saturday, just days after being identified in South Africa, leaving governments around the world scrambling to stop the spread. The U.K. on Saturday tightened its rules on mask-wearing and on testing of international arrivals… Continue reading COVID variant spreads to more countries as world on alert – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Nepal defeats Malaysia in ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Asia Qualifier – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/sports/nepal-defeats-malaysia-in-icc-womens-t20-world-cup-asia-qualifier KATHMANDU, NOVEMBER 26 Nepal has defeated Malaysia in ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Asia Qualifier taking place in the United Arab Emirates. With this victory, Nepal has climbed to the top position, creating strong chance of reaching the T20 World Cup Global Qualifier scheduled next year. Nepal won by six wickets in its fourth… Continue reading Nepal defeats Malaysia in ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Asia Qualifier – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Govt, World Bank launch $80m REED project – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/business/govt-world-bank-launch-80m-reed-project KATHMANDU, NOVEMBER 18 The Rural Enterprise and Economic Development (REED) project was jointly launched today by Minister of Agriculture and Livestock Development, Mahindra Ray Yadav and World Bank Country Director for Nepal, Maldives and Sri Lanka, Faris Hadad-Zervos. The project aims to boost Nepal’s agriculture sector by strengthening rural market linkages and promoting entrepreneurship… Continue reading Govt, World Bank launch $80m REED project – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Asia Qualifiers: Nepal registers 8-wicket victory over Bhutan  – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/sports/icc-womens-t20-world-cup-asia-qualifiers-nepal-registers-8-wicket-victory-over-bhutan KATHMANDU, NOVEMBER 23 The Nepali Women’s cricket team on Tuesday registered their first resounding victory in the ongoing ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Asia Qualifiers after defeating Bhutan by eight wickets in Dubai. Batting first, Bhutan had posted a target of 62 runs in the alloted 20 overs after losing six wickets, which Nepal… Continue reading ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Asia Qualifiers: Nepal registers 8-wicket victory over Bhutan  – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Asia Qualifiers: Nepal loses to Hong Kong in Dubai – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/sports/icc-womens-t20-world-cup-asia-qualifiers-nepal-loses-to-hong-kong-in-dubai KATHMANDU, NOVEMBER 22 The Nepali Women’s Cricket team lost to Hong Kong by six wickets in the first match of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Asia qualifiers, on Monday. Hong Kong succeeded in chasing a target of 105 runs, which Nepal had set in the allotted 20 overs at the expense of three… Continue reading ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Asia Qualifiers: Nepal loses to Hong Kong in Dubai – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper