Tag: Nepal-China

China to send electric cargo rail to Kathmandu

Kathmandu, June 21 Nepal and China have agreed to extend existing railway line upto Kyirong of Tibet to Nepal’s capital in Kathmandu, which will effectively fulfil the much hyped wish of Nepal from the northern neighbour. Following a meeting between prime ministers of the two countries in Beijing on Thursday, officials of the two countries […]

Will two Chinese dams in Nepal affect the Belt and Road Initiative?

The future of Chinese backed hydropower and the trans-Himalayan railway are at stake as Nepal’s prime minister makes his first visit to Beijing. Nepal’s Energy Minister Barshaman Pun had an important message when he spoke to the Chinese media recently. His mission was to mitigate damage caused by negative press over the “cancellation” of a […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Thursday, June 21, 2018

All newspapers published from Kathmandu on Thursday, both Nepali and English alike, have given the top priority to the meeting between Nepal’s Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing on Thursday. Other key issues that have been featured on the front pages of broadsheets today include the district presidents’ gathering […]

Xi says China ready to become Nepal’s development partner

Kathmandu, June 20 Chinese President Xi Jinping says China is ready to become a development partner for Nepal as he held a one-on-one meeting with Nepal’s prime Minister KP Sharma Oli. During the meeting held at the Great Hall of the People, the Chinese leader assured that China would provide continuous support to Nepal’s development […]

Nepal’s govt, private agencies sign eight agreements with China for development cooperation

Beijing, June 20 Eight different agreements were signed between Nepal and China in Beijing at the presence of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli today. Agreements were signed between the governments and private companies of both the countries to develop hydropower projects, cement industries and establishing highland food parks, amid a function organized in Embassy of […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Wednesday, June 20, 2018

The most highlighted issue on the front pages of Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Wednesday is the visit of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli to China and his possible engagements today. As Oli is scheduled to hold top political meetings with today itself, the newspapers have published reports filed from Beijing with […]