Nepal Policy Institute (NPI) – a Netherlands based global Nepali diaspora think-tank and knowledge platform – has recommended Nepal government to welcome all stranded Nepali returnee migrant workers, daily wage earners and any others, who have been impacted by the spread of coronavirus and arrange transportation back to their home destinations in Nepal.
Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA), an association of non-resident Nepalis across the globe, will initiate in repatriating Nepalis stranded in foreign countries due to global lockdown, it has been said. However, the Government of Nepal has asked Nepalis in foreign countries to remain safe in the places where they were staying until April-end. Minister for Foreign Affairs, Pradeep Kumar Gyawali on behalf of the government requested the Nepalis in a foreign land in this regard.
Almost three months before his term expires, Non-Resident Nepalis Association (NRNA) president Bhaban Bhatta has announced that he will not be running for NRNA president's post for the second term.
The Nepali Embassy in Malaysia has rescued 23 Nepali nationals from various places in Malaysia and sent them home. The workers stranded in various places were rescued and sent back to Nepal, the embassy said. The embassy even had managed the air fare to them.
Nepali immigrant Harry Bhandari, who has been elected to the Maryland House of Delegates in the United States of America, took the oath of office on Wednesday.
The Supreme Court (SC) on Sunday ordered the government to make provisions for easy and accessible environment to cast votes from upcoming polls to all citizens living abroad.
A regional gathering of the Non Resident Nepali Association (NRNA) Middle East kicked in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with a view to drawing the government attention towards issues of Nepali migrant workers.
The Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA) is planning to form a Special Purpose Vehicle to operate Rs 10 billion Infrastructure Fund.
Great Washington Tamu Samaj has celebrated Khi Lhosar in Virginia in the United States of America. Nepali ambassador for America, Dr. Arjun Karki attended the programme as a chief guest.
A campaign has been launched in and outside the country to collect blood money to release a Nepali migrant worker from jail in Saudi Arabia. Thaneshwor Bhusal of Madhyabindu Municipality-4 in Nawalparasi district was convicted and jailed four years ago in a murder case.
The Embassy of Nepal in Muscat has organized a free Health Camp for awareness, initial screening and check-up for Breast Cancer at Al-Mara land, Qurum Garden, Muscat in association with Oman Cancer Association and Barakath Al-Noor Clinic. Around 75 Nepali females benefited through free health camp and nearly 30 males get benefited from free blood sugar test, blood pressure and BMI measurement.
Nepal's ambassador to Oman Sarmila Parajuli Dhakal held a meeting with Eng. Ahmed Hassan Al-Dheeb, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Commerce & Industry on Monday at the latter’s office. According to a press note from Embassy of Nepal in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman, Eng. Ahmed Hassan Al-Dheeb welcomed envoy Dhakal and expressed happiness over the excellent state of bilateral relations between the two countries.