Hunger strike partly boosts Nepse

Kathmandu, Dec. 16 -- A group of investors started a hunger strike, demanding the government to address problems in the sector. Stockbrokers attributed this action to boosting the confidence of invest... Read More

Oil theft persists despite advanced locking system

Kathmandu, Dec. 15 -- Nepal Oil Corporation has not been able to prevent gasoline theft from its tankers despite installing advanced security locks on its entire fleet of 1,900 tank trucks. The state... Read More

Milk producers ordered to apply hygiene practices

Kathmandu, Dec. 14 -- A recent directive issued by the Department of Food Technology and Quality Control requires milk producers to implement best hygiene practices when producing, storing and distrib... Read More

Chiefless Nepal Oil Corp may get new boss soon

Kathmandu, Dec. 13 -- Nepal Oil Corporation, which has been without a chief for more than a year, is likely to get a new managing director soon as its line ministry plans to send the names of the thre... Read More

Finance Ministry to create team to study stock market

Kathmandu, Dec. 12 -- The Ministry of Finance plans to create a task force including capital market experts to study the performance of the stock exchange and make policy recommendations to the govern... Read More

Ministry to keep close watch on stores

Kathmandu, Dec. 11 -- The Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Supplies is creating a guideline to keep tabs on online shopping platforms amid concerns over possible fraud and business misconduct. The ... Read More

Individual stock investors allowed to trade

Kathmandu, Dec. 10 -- Nepse launched a full-fledged system on November 6, but individual investors were not able to use it due to a number of technical glitches Dec 10, 2018-The Nepal Stock Exchange ... Read More

'Interest rate war' sinks Nepse

Kathmandu, Dec. 9 -- Stockbrokers attributed the downturn in Nepse to a drop in investors' confidence as they expect the liquidity position of banks to deteriorate even further Dec 9, 2018-Nepal Stoc... Read More

Sebon to issue licences to securities dealers

Kathmandu, Dec. 8 -- The Securities Board of Nepal (Sebon) asked the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) to start work to issue licences to securities dealers in a bid to revitalise the stock market which ha... Read More

Finance Ministry steps in to tame interest rate

Kathmandu, Dec. 7 -- The Finance Ministry has formed a panel led by a central bank deputy governor to study the current status of money market and capital market after commercial banks started competi... Read More