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Support sought to bridge resource gap in infrastructure sector (ht 19/06/2017)

First port of call: Nepal needs a port authority that can be entrusted with overseeing the operation and management of dry ports, by Purushottam Ojha (rep 11/06/2017)

Works on ICD construction set to begin in Chobhar (kp 03/06/2017)

Work on Larcha dry port to resume post monsoon: The port in Larcha is the only dry port on Nepal-China border (kp 02/06/2017)

Houses for Dalits limited to paper (ht 25/05/2017)

Govt set to buy 41 ha of land to ease port operations in Birgunj, by Shankar Acharya (kp 24/05/2017)

More people opting for electric crematorium (ht 15/05/2017)

Nepal clueless about how to benefit from India’s South Asia Satellite (ht 12/05/2017)

Infrastructure development and sharing regulation: Provisions that could create monopolies to be amended, by Sanjeev Giri (kp 10/05/2017)

Petroleum pipeline project hits a snag: NOC told to conduct EIA study before cutting down trees, by Dilip Paudel (rep 02/05/2017)

Govt to build houses for disadvantaged communities (ht 23/04/2017)

Something in the air: Looks like Dustmandu is going to continue to live up to its name for the foreseeable future, by Deepak Thapa (kp 06/04/2017)

Govt mulls pvt financing to build oil storage plants (kp 24/02/2017)

Experts urge higher investment in infra: Govt and AdB officials agree on expediting  institutional strengthening of KUKL including the restructuring of its board (kp 21/02/2017), Private sector urged to partner with govt for infra development (rep 21/02/2017)

Feasibility study launched for dry port in Gulariya: Gulariya-Murtiha border point has remained closed even seven years after Nepal and India agreed to open it. This has created difficulties for traders and local people, by Kamal Panthi (kp 20/02/2017)

Prime Minister vows to mobilize private sector for bridging infrastructure gap (rep 20/02/2017), Investment in infrastructure must to unleash economic potential, by Pushpa Raj Acharya (ht 20/02/2017), 16 projects to be implemented utilising India’s $340.22m line of credit facility (ht 20/02/2017), CNI urges govt to implement outcomes of infrastructure summit (rep 23/02/2017)

Cable car dreams: A French team of experts has found that a cable car system for Kathmandu and Patan is feasible, by Shyam Mohan Shrestha (rep 18/02/2017)

Experts seek practical water, energy policies (ht 16/02/2017)

Preparation of NVC laboratory hits a snag (kp 15/02/2017)

NOC acts to expedite oil pipeline project (kp 08/02/2017)

Some positive news: For a better future, by Uttam Devkota (ht 20/01/2017)

Amlekhgunj oil pipeline named priority project (kp 19/01/2017)

A metro for the metro: The Valley needs an integrated transit system that comprises bus and rail systems, by Ashish Gajurel (kp 11/01/2017)

NOC to ask IOC to extend LPG pipeline up to Nepal border, by Sujan Dhungana (ht 10/01/2017)

NOC to extend petroleum pipeline up to Chitwan, by Dilip Poudel (rep 04/01/2017)

Construction work of Timure ICD to begin (ht 25/12/2016)

‘Chandragiri Cable Car permitted to operate in haste’ (ht 22/12/2016)

Cables: Source Of Power, Prosperity, by Prem Khatry (rn 20/12/2016)

Foundation stone laid for Pokhara cable car, by Birendra KC (kp 15/12/2016), Cable car to be built along Sedibagar-Sarangkot hub (ht 15/12/2016)

Govt moves to expedite petro pipeline project: Ministry of Supplies is holding a multi-stakeholder  meeting in Amlekhgunj, Bara, on Friday, which will  discuss issues related to environment and local land use, by Rajersh Khanal (kp 02/12/2016)

House panel tells IBN to finish pending jobs, bys Bibek Subedi (kp 01/12/2016), Prime minister has no time for IBN meetings: IBN has not been able to hold even a single board meeting in the past four months, by Rudra Pangeni (rep 01/12/2016)

Pancheshwar DPR to be finalized by mid-February (rep 30/11/2016)

Infrastructure development procedures enacted (ht 09/11/2016)

Indian consulting company finalises DER of pipeline project (ht 09/11/2016)

Steamer service on Kali Gandaki attracting tourists, by Ghanshyam Gautam (kp 30/10/2016)

NOC to spend Rs 5bn in infrastructure development: Oil storage capacity to be raised to 388,000 kilolitres (ht 18/10/2016)

MCC discusses next steps with government (ht 06/10/2016)

Tuins, tubes continue to claim lives, by Prem Chunara (rep 05/10/2016)

Raxaul-Amlekhgunj petroleum pipeline: Work to begin from ‘Jan 2017’ (kp 03/10/2016)

Pipe laying process of petro pipeline from Dec: Fetailed engineering report of the Nepal-India cross-border project is expected by October 10 , by Sujan Dhungana (ht 18/09/2016)

House panel asks for status report on Fast Track, airport projects (kp 09/09/2016)

Pursuing A Dream Of Inland Water Navigation, by Narad Bharadwaj (kp 18/08/2016)

Chandragiri Cable Car service opens (kp 11/08/2016), Chandragiri cable car carries 20k visitors in first fortnight, by Sangam Prasain (kp 27/08/2016)

Infrastructure tariff: NOC passes burden on to consumers, by Pushpa Raj Acharya (ht 11/08/2016)

Financing infrastructure: Being ambitious about it is okay, but it should not be used  to score political points founded on misplaced nationalism, by Chandan Sapkota (kp 19/07/2016)

Construction of view tower fails to take off, by Anup Ojha (kp 30/06/2016)

Nepal applies to AIIB for infra funding, by Prithvi Man Shrestha (kp 29/06/2016)

Insurance to become mandatory for residential houses soon (ht 29/06/2016)

If you build it, they’ll come: The Bhairahawa-Lumbini-Butwal corridor is set to become a major international transit, transport and tourism hub, by Prahlad Rijal (kp 25/06/2016)

Construction in Siddharthanagar: Infrastructure development sets off real estate boom, by Prahlad Rijal (kp 22/06/2016)

Valley’s road, electricity, water supply: Coordinating body proposed for dev projects; Authorities told to complete road works in one year (kp 15/06/2016)

IOC team to survey Nepal-India petroleum pipeline (ht 14/06/2016)

Cross-border oil pipeline project stirs back to life, by Rajesh Khanal (kp 04/06/2016), Nepal, India agree to speed up petro pipeline project: Talks in Delhi end with an agreement to start a detailed technical survey, land acquisition and tender process as soon as possible, by Kamal Dev Bhattarai (kp 08/06/2016)

Budget 2016-17: Infrastructure development gets priority; Experts doubt govt’s ability to implement (kp 29/05/2016)

Govt all set to phase out cable contraptions (ht 2o7/05/2016)

PADT plans to add third crematorium furnace (kp 18/05/2016)

Electric crematorium: Breaking stereotype, facility contributes to clean Bagmati, by Anup Ojha (kp 11/05/2016)

Timure locals protest over land acquisition, by Krishna Thapa (kp 30/04/2016)

Govt unveils ambitious plan to build roads, railways: Spending platform for transport infrastructure (rep 18/04/2016) [Dream, dream, dream... Ten years ago, they also promised promised an inclusive federal republic within 2 or 3 years; ten years later they have reiterated the non-inclusive state!!]

Laying Foundation Of Airport In Pokhara, by Siddhi B Ranjitkar (km 16/04/2016)

Bagmati corridor to get solar lamps (kp 18/03/2016)

Pancheshwar daydream: India has dragged its feet on the Mahakali-based multi-purpose project with a strong hydropower component, by Ramesh Khatry (kp 23/02/2016)

Endless disputes delay infrastructure projects, by Amrita Anmol (kp 22/02/2016)

Lack of funds delays burial of unclaimed bodies (kp 21/02/2016)

KMC, DoR resume demolition drive (kp 21/02/2016)

Pancheswar Multipurpose Project: DPR integration to complete by March, by Sanjeev Giri (kp 31/01/2016)

Electric crematorium to run from tomorrow (kp 23/01/2016), Electric crematorium to come into operation from today (ht 24/01/2016), Electric crematorium comes into operation at Pashupati: The building has a cooling store for up to 20 bodies and separate rooms with hot shower for the mourners (kp 25/01/2016), The electric option: PADT should offer both traditional and new methods of cremation (kp 27/01/2016), In its first month, electric crematorium incinerates 510 bodies, by Sanskriti Acharya (rep 23/02/2016)

Big delays in big projects: Across the country, hydropower and infrastructure projects are on hold as the blockade bites, by Sahina Shrestha (nt 22/01/2016)

NITDB to expand ICD Timure: The depot could be developed as supply lifeline of Nepal (ht 21/01/2016)

Govt team starts study on dry port in Far West, by Bhawani Bhatta (kp 13/01/2013)

$1.3b to be invested in road, energy projects (kp 01/01/2016)

Land-related issues biggest headache for infra projects (kp 18/12/2015)

Land acquisition begins for Rasuwa dry port, by Krishna Thapa (kp 14/12/2015)

Advocacy for self-reliance: Lessons must be learnt, by Mani Dixit (ht 04/12/2015)

Cable & pulley contraptions details sought (ht 20/11/2015)

PADT fails to run its crematorium: PADT officials hope to operate the facility after  technicians from India return after Tihar (kp 06/11/2015)

‘Nepal needs to improve basic infrastructure’ (ht 05/11/2015)

Path less travelled: Constructing ropeways will help to get mountainous Nepal’s transport system off the ground, by Rabindra Bahadur Singh (kp 04/10/2015)

Tarai strikes bring big infra projects to a halt, by Janak Nepal (kp 11/09/2015)

Electric crematorium: PADT cremates two bodies on trial, by Anup Ojha (kp 05/09/2015)

‘Rs2.22t’ needed to address infra gap (kp 31/08/2015)

Indian team in Capital to ink petro pipeline agreement (ht 24/08/2015), Petroleum pipeline pact signed: NOC and IOC expected to ink the deal for construction soon (ht 25/08/2015), IOC, NOC sign B2B deal on petroleum pipeline (ht 26/08/2015), Easing supply (ht 26/08/2015)

Balaju pool in sorry state, by Anup Ojha (kp 16/08/2015)

India approves pipeline project, by Anil Giri and Sangam Prasain (kp 14/08/2015), Nepal, India to sign oil pipeline deal on Aug 24 (kp 18/08/2015)

Chandragiri cable car to be launched next year (ht 26/07/2015)

Rs6.32 million raised from LPG users sits idle, by Rajesh Khanal (kp 20/07/2015)

The Urban Nexus, by Nirendra Basnett (sp 03/05/2015)

‘Holy pictures’ way to prevent public urination, by Gaurav Thapa (kp 30/06/2015)

Housing sector to require Rs 69.97bn next fiscal (ht 25/06/2015)

Infrastructure sector requires Rs 11bn for reconstruction next FY (ht 24/06/2015)

NFD stresses on disabled friendly infrastructure, by Pratichya Dulal (kp 18/06/2015)

‘New airports, roads key driver for growth': Experts have stressed that investment in infrastructure is a proven economic engine as it not only drives growthbut creates lasting benefits (kp 24/04/2015)

Igniting growth through infrastructure investments: Efficient construction management is critical to control time, cost, and quality of infrastructure works, by Kenichi Yokoyama (rep 24/04/2025)

Focusing infrastructure with policy reforms: MCC focuses on three main principles: sound governance policies, country ownership and transparency, by Krishna Gyawali (rep 24/04/2015)

ICD Larcha hits a major roadblock, by Pushpa Raj Acharya (ht 21/04/2015)

New infra transforms Rasuwagadhi into trade hub , by Krishna Thapa (kp 17/04/2015)

2 new cable car lines to be built in Pokhara, by Lala Prasad Sharma (kp 15/04/2015), New cable car line to link Fewa Lake with Sarangkot, by Santosh Pokhrel (rep 15/04/2015)

Warped logic: Poorly planned infrastructure projects can have detrimental impact on environment, by Ganesh Paudel (rep 15/04/2015)

China to build Rasuwa dry port (kp 11/04/2015), China to help build ICD in Timure (ht 11/04/2015)

Govt signs DPR agreement for cable car service in Pokhara (ht 01/04/2015), Construction to start this autumn, by Lal Prasad Sharma (kp 03/04/2015), Locals obstruct cable car plans, by Lal Prasad Dharma (kp 05/04/2015)

Conflict damaged infrastructure: House committee tells govt to rebuild (kp 31/03/2015)

Nepal-India petro pipeline: Nepal likely to share 27pc cost, by Rajesh Khanal (kp 27/03/2015)

Experts urge Nepal to increase connectivity (ht 12/03/2015)

Feasibility study for valley cable car line to be done (kp 10/02/2015)

Nepal-India pipeline: IOC agrees to 5-year contract, by Rajesh Khanal (kp 05/02/2015)

Electric crematoria to operate within four months: PADT, by Anup Ojha (kp 30/01/2015)

‘Houses for Rautes’ project hits snag for want of budget (ht 25/01/2015)

India ‘willing’ to build gas pipeline too (kp 21/01/2015)

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