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Oil prices slip amid fears over global economic growth

August 17 2018
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Oil prices fell on Friday, with U.S. crude heading for a seventh weekly decline amid increasing concerns about slowing global economic growth that could hit demand for petroleum products as inventories build.

Japanese ambassador Masamichi Saigo vows to increase Japanese investment in Nepal

August 14 2018
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Newly appointed Japanese ambassador to Nepal, Masamichi Saigo, has vowed to enhance the industrial relations between Nepal and Japan by increasing Japanese investment in Nepal.

Senior Officials Meeting takes place in Kathmandu

August 11 2018
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The Senior Officials Meeting of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) took place in the capital on Saturday.

China emerges as second-largest aid donor in South Pacific

August 08 2018
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China has emerged as the second-largest aid donor in the South Pacific, figures published on Thursday by a think tank show, illustrating its growing influence in a region traditionally dominated by Australia and New Zealand.

U.S. finalizes next China tariff list targeting $16 billion in imports

August 08 2018
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The United States will begin collecting 25 percent tariffs on another $16 billion in Chinese goods on Aug. 23, the U.S. Trade Representative’s office said on Tuesday as it published a final tariff list targeting 279 imported product lines.

Trump warns countries against doing business with Iran

August 07 2018
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US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said that sanctions reimposed on Iran were the "most biting ever" as he warned other countries from doing business with Tehran.

Apple removes most of U.S. conspiracy theorist's podcasts from iTunes

August 06 2018
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Most of U.S. conspiracy theorist Alex Jones's podcasts from his right-wing media platform Infowars have been removed from Apple's iTunes and podcast apps, the media news website BuzzFeed quoted a company spokesman as saying on Sunday.

Saudi Arabia freezes new trade with Canada for urging activists' release

August 06 2018
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Saudi Arabia will suspend new trade and investment with Canada after that country’s foreign ministry urged Riyadh to release arrested civil rights activists, it said in a statement released to the official Saudi Press Agency on Sunday.

China to provide assistance to the social development endeavors of Nepal

July 30 2018
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The Government of China is to provide assistance through various projects to the social development endeavours of Nepal.

Second wide-body aircraft of Nepal Airlines arrives in Kathmandu

July 26 2018
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The second Airbus with sign number as 9N-AIZ of Nepal Airlines Corporation arrives in Kathmandu on Thursday morning.

India approves bill to prosecute fugitive tycoons

July 20 2018
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Indian authorities will be able to seize assets of fugitives accused of crimes involving sums over 1 billion rupees ($14 million), under a bill approved by the lower house of parliament on Thursday.

Assam government decides to hand over Barak Valley coal scam to CBI

July 16 2018
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The Assam government has decided to hand over the Barak Valley coal scam to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for inquiry.

Nepal Rastra Bank unveils monitory policy

July 11 2018
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Kathmandu: Nepal Rastra Bank has on Wednesday unveiled the monetary policy of the fiscal year 2075/076 with some key provisions to manage the recent embarrassing situation emerged in the banking sector.

U.S.-China trade war heats up as tariffs take effect

July 06 2018
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U.S. tariffs on $34 billion in Chinese imports took effect as a deadline passed on Friday, and with Beijing having vowed to respond immediately in kind, the two biggest economies were set on a risky path toward a full-blown trade war.

'Unnecessary rescues' soar in Nepal on profits from insurance payouts

June 28 2018
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Tourists hiking in Nepal's Himalayan mountains are being pressured into costly helicopter evacuations at the first sight of trouble by guides linked to powerful brokers who are making a fortune on "unnecessary rescues", industry insiders say.