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SOUTH ASIA > Positive statement by the United States at the 18th SAARC Summit

On December 1, 2014 by admin

Source: http://www.state.gov/p/sca/rls/rmks/2014/234448.htm Honorable Prime Minister Koirala, Excellencies, Distinguished Colleagues, it is a pleasure to be here today representing the United States of America at the 18th Summit of the South Asian Association for...

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NEPAL > Nepal Investment Board Approves $400 Million FDI in the Cement Industry

On November 23, 2014 by admin

Source: The Himalayan Times (November 22nd, 2014) KATHMANDU: As the board meeting of Investment Board Nepal (IBN) has approved the foreign direct investment (FDI) proposal of Reliance Group for an investment of $400...

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NEPAL > Snippet: Nepal Infrastructure Summit 2014

On November 20, 2014 by admin

Source: Kantipur Daily KATHMANDU, NOV 13 – Nepal Rastra Bank Governor Yuba Raj Khatiwada said on Wednesday that the country’s private sector could generate resources through public limited companies to invest in the...

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NEPAL > Heavy Pouring of Cash in Tourism Infrastructure in Nepal

On November 13, 2014 by admin

The following news excerpt came out on November 12 in Kantipur under the headline “Have Cash will Dash”. I have further categorized this into different sectors within Tourism industry. NOV 12 – Nepal...

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NEPAL > PTA signed. What next?

On October 30, 2014 by Santosh Thapa

The signing of Power Trade Agreement (PTA) between Indian and Nepal is considered to be a historic moment. Both countries have shown flexibility from each side to make this deal happen. To be...

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NEPAL > PTA & PDA between India and Nepal

On October 21, 2014 by admin

A Cabinet meeting on Thursday endorsed the power trade agreement (PTA) that Nepal and India recently initialed, and the amended project development agreement for the 900 megawatt Upper Karnali Hydropower Project. The Cabinet...

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