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Supports pour in PM Relief Fund


KATHMANDU: Various banks and financial institutions have provided cash support to the Prime Minister Disaster Relief Fund as relief to the quake-affected population. The Pr ...Full story

BRC to be set up KATHMANDU: Confederation of Nepalese Industries (CNI) has said it is gearing up to establish a Business Recovery Centre (BRC) to support the enterprises that ha ...Full story

NTA considering infrastructure sharing in temblor ... KATHMANDU: The Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA) is mulling over implementing infrastructure sharing provision, focusing on remote areas of earthquake af ...Full story

CNI seeks policy intervention KATHMANDU: The Confederation of Nepalese Industries (CNI) has sought immediate policy intervention from the government to minimise the impact of the April 25 ea ...Full story

NBA floats idea of credit package for quake victim ... KATHMANDU: At a time when the government is gearing up to extend financial support worth Rs 200,000 for the earthquake victims to rebuild their houses, bankers ...Full story


Greece says wants to make debt paym ...


ATHENS: Greece intends to make good on its debt obligations but needs aid urgently to be able to do so, the government said on Monday, after several senior officials insisted Athe ...Full story

Goldman Sachs targets $1 bn in Japan renewable ene ... TOKYO: Goldman Sachs Group Inc plans to establish a bond facility to target $1 billion in investment within the next few years in ...Full story

China to launch first stock index options soon SHANGHAI: The China Financial Futures Exchange (CFFEX) will soon launch the country's first-ever stock index options, state media ...Full story

Fall-off in Indian weddings bodes ill for jeweller ... MUMBAI: Fewer auspicious days later this year compelled Ramesh Phalke, an auto company employee in Maharashtra, to hold his daughter’s wedding in May. Thi ...Full story

G-7 ministers to address faltering global growth LONDON: Finance ministers from world’s largest developed economies meet in Germany this week against a backdrop of faltering global growth, scant inflatio ...Full story