Tag: Nepal-China

Dahal promises Chinese train will arrive in Lumbini within few years

Bhairahawa, November 16 CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal says the railway service connecting China and Lumbini will begin within next few years. Dahal says he had begun discussions over establishing a railway from Lhasa to Lumbini during his first premiership, claiming the discussions have reached a conclusion now and the dream will be realised […]

Nepal in OBOR: Government fails to finalise even a single proposal in seven months

Kathmandu, November 13 It has been exactly seven months since Nepal and China signed an agreement to involve Nepal in Chinese President Xi Jinping’s flagship One Belt One Road project. However, the government has not made any progress towards ensuring Nepal’s involvement in the ambitious project. Nepal is yet to prepare a single proposal to […]

Minister Shahi off to China, to discuss cooperation in hydropower

Minister Mahendra Bahadur Shahi speaks with journalists in Kathmandu, on Wednesday, August 30, 2017.Kathmandu, September 19 Energy Minister Mahendra Bahadur Shahi has embarked on a four-day official visit of China to hold bilateral and multilateral discussions on issues of Chinese investment in Nepal’s hydropower sector. According to the Minister’s Secretariat, he is scheduled to hold […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Major Nepali and English daily newspapers published from Kathmandu on Tuesday have given the priority to successful voting during the third phase of local level elections held in eight districts of Province 2 on Monday. Besides, the Cabinet decisions to sack Nepal Oil Corporation’s Executive Director Gopal Bahadur Khadka and formulate a law requiring doctors […]

DPM Mahara inaugurates Consulate office in Guangzhou

Kathmandu, September 10 Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Krishna Bahadur Mahara on Sunday inaugurated Nepal’s Consulate General office in Guangzhou, a key commercial hub in south-western China. Mahara, who is on a visit to China, thanked the Chinese government and the provincial authorities of Guangdong Province, where the city is located, for […]

Mahara stresses resumption of Tatopani border point in Beijing

Kathmandu, September 8 Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Krishna Bahadur Mahara has urged China once again to resume trade activities via Tatopani border point between Nepal and Tibet. The border point was closed after the earthquake on April 25, 2015 caused significant damages to infrastructures there. “We have agreed to open, improve […]