Nepal | September 16, 2019

Malaysian labour market officially reopened

Ministry of Labour and Employment

Nearly 15 months after the government halted the supply of migrant workers to the Malaysian labour market, the government has formally reopened the service and started issuing work permits to service seekers from today....

Kathmandu

TRC used as tool to exact revenge: Dahal

Co-chair of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal said some domestic and international forces attempted to derail the peace process and used the Truth and Reconciliation Commission as a tool to achieve their goal....

Nepal

‘Coordination among three tiers of govt should be streamlined’

The biggest challenge is to change the Kathmandu-centric social mentality. Unless we develop an environment whereby a person feels s/he can develop and achieve success outside Kathmandu, federalism will not succeed....

World

US locked and loaded for response to attack on Saudis: Trump

A weekend drone attack on Saudi Arabia that cut into global energy supplies and halved the kingdom’s oil production threatened Sunday to fuel a regional crisis, as the US released new evidence to back up its allegation that Iran was responsible for the assault amid heightened tensions over Tehran’s collapsing nuclear deal....

Opinion

  •  EDITORIAL: Flawed land bill

    When land reforms were made some 55 years ago, the main objective of the move was to shift the country to an industrial society by giving excess land ...

  • Second stock market: Does Nepal need one?

    An efficient stock market in general indicates the level of economic activities in an economy....

  • EDITORIAL: Make power reliable

    There is more to ensuring a smooth supply of electricity to the households and businesses than just power generation, as is evident from the frequent ...

  •  EDITORIAL: Flawed land bill

    When land reforms were made some 55 years ago, the main objective of the move was to shift the country to an industrial society by giving excess land ...

  • Second stock market: Does Nepal need one?

    An efficient stock market in general indicates the level of economic activities in an economy....

  • EDITORIAL: Make power reliable

    There is more to ensuring a smooth supply of electricity to the households and businesses than just power generation, as is evident from the frequent ...

Business

Oil soars after attack on Saudi plants shuts in 5% of global supply

Oil prices soared on Monday, with Brent crude posting its biggest intra-day percentage gain since the Gulf War in 1991, after an attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities on Saturday shut about 5% of global supply....

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