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Nepal, China sign different MoUs to enhance bilateral ties

Chinese President Xi Jinping today wrapped up his two-day state visit to Nepal with the signing of 18 memorandums of understanding and two letters of intent. After the delegation-level talks between Xi and Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli at Hotel Soaltee this morning, ministers and officials of the two countries exchanged the MoUs and letters…
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Visit Nepal 2020 official website launched

The official website of Visit Nepal Year (VNY) 2020 was launched on Wednesday, with only three months left for the campaign to begin. While the VNY Secretariat has been complaining of not getting enough budget for promotion of the campaign, it has been nine months since the government formed VNY Secretariat and official website and other…
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Insecure Banking System leads to ATM theft in capital

As many as five Chinese nationals have been arrested for their alleged involvement in hacking bank data and withdrawing millions of rupees from various Automated Teller Machine (ATM) booths using fake VISA cards in Kathmandu, on Saturday, police said. Acting on a tip-off, a police team deployed from the Metropolitan Police Range, Kathmandu…
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TIA to set up Taxi Tracking System for passenger’s safety

Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) is preparing to set up a taxi tracking system, especially for night shift taxi services. In order to guarantee passengers’ safety and security, TIA has started doing homework to set up a taxi tracking system. Tourism Minister Yogesh Bhattarai directed TIA, during his inspection on Sunday, to make airport…
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India’s Chandrayaan 2 lifts off; moon landing on Sept 7

India has successfully launched its second lunar mission a week after it halted the scheduled blast-off due to a technical snag. Chandrayaan-2 was launched at 14:43 local time (09:13 GMT) from the Sriharikota space station. India's space chief said his agency had "bounced back with flying colors" after the aborted first attempt. India…
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Government raises Visa Fees for foreigners

The government has raised tourist visa fees for foreigners effective from Wednesday, also the starting of the new fiscal year – FY2019/20. The Department of Immigration (DoI) has increased the visa fees for tourist, students, non-tourist, business and residential visa types. It had already been a decade since the visa fee was last raised.…
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