Nepal market monitoring from Tuesday, focus on steep rise in market prices, food adulteration

Kathmandu, August 15 The Prachanda-led government is conducting what it calls a ‘special monitoring’ of markets from Tuesday in view of an unprecedented rise in market prices and adulternation of foodstuffs. The Ministry of Supplies, which is spearheading the campaign, will mainly focus on essentials like foodstuffs, subjecting dealers and retailers to monitoring. On Sunday, […]

Nepali woman entrepreneur’s lesson: Patience pays, panic does not

Six years ago, Hari Maya Lama Moktan of Daduwa-1, Ramechhap decided to focus her energy on turning her traditional farm to a commercial one that grew fruits and herbs. It had taken her 44 years (that’s how old she is) to understand that traditional farming would never get her money enough to take good care of her family’s needs. She […]