Milk shortage has taken a toll all over the nation as the dairy industries have cut down their production by 30 percent. The ongoing lean months and the halt in imports of Skimmed Milk Powder (SMP) from India have resulted in the shortage of milk in the industry, according to the diary producers.
Nepal has a trade deficit with 134 nations and surplus with only 23 nations out of the total 157 nations, the country was engaged with in bilateral trade.
Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli said that the railways and waterways -- his government is planning -- will help reduce trade deficit. Addressing 'India-Nepal Logistic Summit', on Sunday here in the capital, he said that Nepal needs to link with India through waterways and cross-border railways to expand foreign trade.
Following the pressures from dairy farmers, Chitwan Dairy Cooperatives decided to increase milk prices by Rs 10 per litre. Last Friday's meeting of the cooperatives has decided to raise milk price.
Two organisations today handed over Rs 2.5 million to Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli in order to deposit it in the Prime Minister Natural Disaster Relief Fund.
Women home-based workers take on a critical role in the production of large cardamom, says a World Bank Study released today.
The government has sought India’s uninterrupted cooperation and complete trust to build a roadmap for a New Nepal just the way India is visualizing a ‘New India’ through sound institutional arrangements in place.
The Federal Republic of Germany is to provide Rs 3.40 billion grant assistance to the government of Nepal for the implementation of renewal energy, maternal health service and sustainable development programmes.
It has been found that 50% of the currently operating business institutions in the country are running without being registered, which means the country has almost half of its economic activities unaccounted in the formal economy. .
Progress Harmony For Development Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PHDCCI) and Embassy of Nepal in New Delhi is all set to organise ‘India-Nepal Economic Partnership Summit’ on Friday at Gangtok, in Sikkim.