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KATHMANDU: Independent power producers have alleged that the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) instructed the government to scrap permits of 10 hydropow ...Full story

IT experts stress on virtualisation KATHMANDU: Even though there has been significant growth in the IT sector, government agencies and private sector firms are yet to reap the benefits of virtuali ...Full story

35‚000 goats to arrive in Valley for Dashain ... KATHMANDU: With Dashain — the major Hindu festival — round the corner, livestock traders are now busy collecting goats from different sources like I ...Full story

Yamaha 'Vijaya Yatra' KATHMANDU: MAW Enterprises, sole authorised distributor of Yamaha two-wheelers in Nepal, had launched a promotional scheme called ‘Yamaha Vijaya Yatra&rsq ...Full story

BIZ BRIEFS: Civil Mall Mahotsav KATHMANDU: Civil Mall will launch the ‘Samsung Galaxy S5 Civil Mall Dashain and Tihar Mahotsav 2071’ from Friday, offering its customers daily prize ...Full story

International

'Modern slavery' in Malaysia electr ...

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KUALA LAMPUR: Nearly one-third of the 350,000 workers in Malaysia’s electronics manufacturing sector — a major supplier for leading global brands — suffer labour ...Full story

OECD vows to 'change the game' with new tax rules PARIS: The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) today put forward new proposals it said would ‘change the rules of the game’ ...Full story

India to soon decide on diesel deregulation NEW DELHI: India will decide on whether to end government control of diesel pricing after elections in two states next month, an oil ministry source said. ...Full story

China bans 'dirty' coal sale‚ imports BEIJING: China will ban the sale and import of ‘dirty’ coal in less than four months, a top government body said, in an anti-pollution move that cou ...Full story

Japan's Mitsubishi to build new plant in Indonesia JAKARTA: Mitsubishi Motors Corp. says it will build a new car factory in Indonesia as part of its plan to raise production capacity in Indonesia from 160,000 to ...Full story