How one company is setting the stage to formalise domestic help business in Nepal

Prashant Dangol was working at a child rights NGO in Kathmandu in 2006 when he thought of pursuing foreign employment to earn a fortune for his family. After someone told him that Nepalis can reach Canada via an indirect route through Africa, he spent nearly a million rupees on it without giving a second thought. […]

A successful shot in the dark: The story of Kathmandu’s own coffee

Until a decade ago, coffee had a different definition in Nepal. Even in big cities like Nepal, the beverage was synonymous with instant coffee that you would add to milk and stir for as long as you could get a lot of froth.┬áThere were only a few people in town who could tell the difference […]