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From the Kathmandu Press: Thursday, May 30, 2019

Finance Minister Yuba Raj Khatiwada on Wednesday presented the annual budget plan for the fiscal year 2019/20 in a joint meeting of the House of Representatives and the National Assembly. All broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu have covered their front pages with various stories on the announcement and responses it drew from stakeholders. Besides, The […]

Five things you should know about Nepal govt’s new budget plan

Kathmandu, May 29 Finance Minister Yuba Raj Katiwada on Wednesday presented the annual budget plan for the next fiscal year 2019/20. The budget plan, which has a total size of Rs 1.532 trillion, has many ambitious programmes whereas it also repeats some unimplemented programmes from past years. Here are five key things you should know. […]

Fin Min to announce new budget plan at 4 pm Wednesday

Kathmandu, May 27 Finance Minister Yuba Raj Khatiwada will announce the budget plan for the next fiscal year 2019/20 at 4 pm on Wednesday this week, informs Parliament officials. Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara announced during the House of Representatives meeting on Monday that the Minister would make the presentation at a joint meeting of the […]

Govt claims ‘exciting’ improvements in economy

Kathmandu, May 27 The government has claimed that the country recorded impressive scores in different economic indicators in past one year, adding political stability has created an investment friendly environment. Finance Minister Yuba Raj Khatiwada says the level of poverty has significantly dropped in the country. Presenting the economic survey of the fiscal year 2018/19 […]

‘Immature’ national pride projects will also get allocations in new budget

Kathmandu, May 27 Contradicting its own promise about allocating funds to ‘mature’ projects only, the Ministry of Finance has decided to turn little flexible and allocate amounts for ‘immature’ projects also in the budget announcement for the next fiscal year 2019/20. Finance Minister Yuba Raj Khatiwada will announce the annual budget plan in Parliament this […]

Minister urges Indian businesspersons to invest in Nepal

Kathmandu, May 16 Finance Minister Yuba Raj Khatiwada has called on Indian businesspersons and industrialists to invest in Nepal without any doubt and hesitation. Inaugurating the Nepal-India Franchise Investment Expo and Conclave in Kathmandu on Thursday, the Minister claimed the government had already prepared conducive environment for investment, made some policy reforms and arranged security […]