Bangladesh to invest in hydro projects in Nepal, import electricity

Kathmandu, January 22 Bangladesh plans to sign an agreement with Nepal to invest in hydropower projects and import electricity, the state minister for power said recently. “The deal will be signed within a month,” Nasrul Hamid said at a press meet in Dhaka, local media reported. According to reports, Bangladesh, currently facing a power crisis, […]

Kathmandu gearing up for mass transit? Transport management department says yes

Kathmandu, January 18 The Department of Transport Management is taking the concept of mass transit quite seriously, it appears. In a bid aimed at ensuring efficent road traffic management, the department is planning to gradually remove small vehicles, particularly public vehicles with low carrying capacity, from the Kathmandu Valley. In view of increasing pressure of […]