Tag: Nepal Rastra Bank

From the Kathmandu Press: Sunday, September 23, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published form Kathmandu on Sunday have featured stories about various issues and incidents on their front pages. The government decision to increase the public transport fare after the transporters called off their plan to open advance ticket booking for Dashain festival is one of the most discussed topics on […]

Province 2: Internal affairs minister pickets office for defying holiday order again

Janakpurdham, September 2 The Internal Affairs and Law Minister of Province 2 government, Gyanendra Yadav, on Sunday picketed the Nepal Rastra Bank office in Janakpurdham after the office remained open though the provincial government had declared a public holiday for today. Yadav has picketed the office along with some other cadres. The government last week […]

Separate law proposed to regulate online payment platforms

Kathmandu, August 13 The government has proposed introducing a new law to deal with economic transactions based on the internet. The new law will regulate various forms of digital money and digital wallets including online payment platforms like eSewa, IME Pay and Khalti. For that, the government is preparing to scrap article 103 of the […]

Nepal Rastra Bank deploying aeroplanes to supply notes to remote areas

Kathmandu, July 30 The central bank of Nepal has called for applications from airline companies to supply banknotes to remote areas of the country. The Nepalgunj office of Nepal Rastra Bank has issued a notice for the airline companies urging them to submit sealed tender to provide the service. The companies have been given 31 […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Thursday, July 12, 2018

Most of major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu Valley on Thursday have given the top priority to the announcement of new monetary policy for the next fiscal year that is beginning next week. Like other days of past two weeks, the indefinite hunger strike of medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC […]

New monetary policy: Commercial banks are required to open provincial offices

Kathmandu, July 11 The central bank of Nepal says all commercial banks of the country should establish provincial offices in seven provinces of the country within next one year. Unveiling the new monetary policy for the next fiscal year 2018/19, Nepal Rastra Bank Governor Chiranjibi Nepal said the banks should establish the provincial offices by […]