Nepal
| 18 Jan 2020 | 15:19

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) – The city of Bhaktapur, ruled for over three decades by Narayan Man Bijukchhe, has long stressed self-reliance over everything, and everyone else.

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Politics, Regional, Culture
Nepal
| 18 Jan 2020 | 15:09

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) – Issuing a 10-point clarification, the embassy insisted that there is no military component to the MCC.

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Politics, Regional, Finance, Economy
Nepal
| 18 Jan 2020 | 15:07

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) – Investment Board of Nepal says other processes should not be stopped despite interim orders from the apex court not to cut trees.

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Politics, Regional, Business
Nepal
| 18 Jan 2020 | 14:44

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) – Most inmates currently serving jail terms for wildlife trade knew that the activity was illegal but were unaware of the severity of the consequences, according to the study.

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General, Regional
Bhutan
| 18 Jan 2020 | 12:09

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - The government’s proposed income tax reforms mentions those with annual income of less than US$ 4,225 need not pay personal income tax (PIT) from 2021. 

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Business, Finance, Economy
Bhutan
| 18 Jan 2020 | 12:08

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - As a major overhaul to the tax regime, to reinforce the tax administration the finance minister yesterday proposed goods and services tax Bill (GST), which would subsume the sales tax and modify the excise system.

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Business, Finance, Economy
Bhutan
| 17 Jan 2020 | 23:59

THIMPU ( Kuensel/ ANN) - The tourism sector representatives said that the government’s proposal to levy a daily Sustainable Development Fee (SDF) for regional leisure tourists is a good move to tackle the issues related to regional tourists.

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Regional, Business, Economy
Bhutan
| 17 Jan 2020 | 23:54

THIMPU ( Kuensel/ ANN) - With the show of hands, National Assembly (NA) members yesterday decided not to discuss the Impeachment Bill for the constitutional office bearers.

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Politics
Bhutan
| 17 Jan 2020 | 23:51

THIMPU ( Kuensel/ ANN) - The government proposed major tax revision and duties including the green tax on goods such as telecommunication equipment, hybrid cars, and energy-efficient appliances yesterday.

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Business, Finance, Economy
Japan
| 17 Jan 2020 | 21:13

KOBE (The Japan News/ANN) - Friday marked the 25th anniversary of the Great Hanshin Earthquake, which ultimately claimed 6,434 lives.

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General