Tag: Nepal-China

Nepal will ask China to extend railway line from Kerung to Kathmandu

Kathmandu, August 25 Nepal is planning to ask China to extend its Shigatse railway line upto Kathmandu via Kerung, a source at the Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport says. Nepal will propose the extension as Nepali leaders and officials including his Nepali counterpart Bir Bahadur Balayar will meet Chinese Transport Minister┬áLi Xiaopeng, who has […]

Chinese Vice-Premier Wang returns home

Kathmandu, August 17 Vice-Premier of the State Council of People’s Republic of China, Wang Yang, returned home today after wrapping up his four-day official visit to Nepal. He left for Beijing on a special aircraft. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Krishna Bahadur Mahara was at the Tribhuvan International Airport to see off […]

Nepal eager to welcome Xi Jinping: Deuba tells Chinese Vice-Premier

Kathmandu, August 16 Nepal is eager to welcome Chinese President Xi Jinping to the country, Prime Minsiter Sher Bahadur Deuba has told visiting Chinese Vice-Premier Wang Yang on Wednesday. During a meeting held in Kathmandu today, Deuba said he wanted to see Xi in Kathmandu as soon as possible. In response, the Chinese minister said […]

Nepal, China sign agreements on post-quake reconstruction, mining, investment

Kathmandu, August 15 Nepal and China on Tuesday have signed three agreements on bilateral cooperation. The agreements have been made on the occasion of Nepal visit of Chinese Vice-Premier Wang Yang, who landed in Kathmandu on Monday. The first agreement is about post-earthquake improvement of Araniko Highway and construction of a bridge in Timure of […]

China announces USD 1 million support for Nepal flood victims

Kathmandu, August 15 The Chinese government has announced a donation of USD one million as an emergency fund, expressing its sadness over loss of lives and properties in recent floods and landslides in Nepal. Vice-Premier of State Council of the People’s Republic of China Wang Yang made such announcement during a Nepal-China Deputy Prime Minister-level […]

Oli on pilgrimage: Opposition leader meets Tibetan officials

Kathmandu, July 28 CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has held meetings with high-level Communist Party leaders and administrative officials of Tibet region in China while he is on a pilgrimage to the Manasarovar Lake. Oli’s personal secretary Anish Dahal says various issues of mutual concern including the Road and Belt Initiative were discussed during these […]