Tag: Nepal Rastra Bank

These are the places from where you can get new banknotes for this Dashain

Kathmandu, October 7 Like in past years, Nepal’s central bank is selling new banknotes to members of the general public for their use during the greatest festival, Dashain. Nepal Rastra Bank says the distribution has begun today and will last till October 15. NRB spokesperson Narayan Paudel says a person can get new banknotes upto […]

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 […]