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KATHMANDU: Development Credit Bank Ltd on Sunday started its ATM service at Kamaladi. According to a press statement, till date the bank has total paid up capital of Rs 1.1 billion and is planning to distribute 2:1 rights shares. With the permission of Nepal Rastra Bank, the 8th AGM of the bank has decided to rename the bank ‘DCBL Bank Ltd’ from March 15. — HNS

TAAN gesture

KATHMANDU: Coinciding with 99th International Women’s Day, Trekking Agencies’ Association of Nepal (TAAN) on Saturday presented a cheque for Rs 2,00,000 to the members of the First Inclusive Women Sagarmatha Expedition 2065 BS. Minister for Tourism and Civil Aviation Hisila Yami handed over the cheque amid a function organised to celebrate International Women’s Day. The young women mountaineers will go Langtang to identify a possible location to set up a school. They will explore Rolwaling Valley, Khumbu region, Annapurna and Kanchanjunga too. — HNS

Kist’s branch

KATHMANDU: Kist Merchant Banking and Finance Ltd inaugurated its 19th branch office at Banepa on Sunday. The company is planning to open branch offices at Bhaktapur, Ratna Nagar, Koteshwor, Dharan, and Damauli, said it. — HNS