Income tax ceiling wider from Next fiscal year

Kathmandu, May 29 To the relief to mid-income people, the government has widened income tax ceiling. Finance Minister Janardan Sharma informed with the new budget that an individual is to pay one percent tax up to half million income...


Nepal Government unveils annual budget of Rs 1793.83 billion

Kathmandu, May 29 The government has brought the new budget of Rs1793.83 billion for the fiscal year 2022/023. Releasing the annual budget in today’s meeting of the Federal Parliament, Finance Minister Janardan Sharma said Rs 753.4 billion (42%) has...


Sri Lanka: Prices of essential commodities rise following currency devaluation

Colombo; The prices of a number of essential commodities including fuel and wheat increased significantly on Friday following Sri Lanka’s decision to relax the controls over the value of the Sri Lankan rupee, local media reported. The Sri Lankan...


Sarus crane population on decline with shrinking wetland area

Kanchanpur, Jan 27 The population of the Sarus crane, a bird that lives in wetland areas, is in decreasing trend in Kanchanpur district as compared to the past. The number of this bird has started to decrease with shrinking...