Tag: Nepal-North Korea

North Korean investors in Nepal close down businesses after govt urge

Kathmandu, November 17 After two orders from the government, North Korean citizens operating their businesses in Nepal have closed down their businesses. Owing to a request from the United Nations, the government had urged them to withdraw all the investments and return home. Now, the order has been executed and North Korean citizens do not […]

North Korean delegation meets Madhav Kumar Nepal

Kathmandu, November 8 A delegation of the North Korean government and the communist party there held a meeting with former prime minister and International Department chief of the ruling Nepal Communist Party, Madhav Kumar Nepal. The team led by Choe Hwi, the deputy chief of the North Korean parliament, is currently in Kathmandu at an […]

Nepal bans North Korean investment, gives 1.5 months to close existing businesses

Kathmandu, September 16 The government of Nepal has banned the operation of businesses operating with investments of North Korean nationals in the country. The government says the decision was made following a UN sanction on the country. The Department of Industry says currently nine businesses in Nepal have North Korean investments and they have been […]

Home Minister gets invite to visit North Korea

Kathmandu, January 17 North Korea has sent an invitation to Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa to visit Pyongyang at an appropriate time. New Ambassador of Democratic People’s Republic of Korea to Nepal, Jo Yong Man, held a meeting with Thapa at the Ministry of Home Affairs on Thursday and extended the invitation. During the meeting, […]