KATHMANDU – Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has returned home wrapping up his week-long official visit to northern neighbor China on Sunday.
PM Oli arrived at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) from Chengdu, China at around 3: 47 pm.
Deputy Prime Minister Bijaya Kumar Gachhadar welcomed him at Tribhuvan International Airport. PM Oli had embarked to China visit on March 20.
Nepal and China had sealed 10 agreements and Memorandums of Understanding on using the northern neighbor’s sea port facility, building a regional international airport in Pokhara and exploring the possibilities of signing a bilateral free trade agreement and finding oil and gas reserves in Nepal among others during his China visit.
PM Oli also met Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Chinese counterpart Prime Minister Li Keqiang among others during his visit.Follow @gorkhapost
NC consults experts on govt’s policies and programs
KATHMANDU — The main opposition party, Nepali Congress, has taken suggestions from experts regarding the government’s policies and programs.
A meeting of the Nepali Congress parliamentary party convened at the parliamentary party’s office in Singha Durbar today consulted with the economists and former bureaucrats on the policies and programs of the government.
The government presented its policies and programs for the fiscal year 2018/19 in the Federal Parliament on Monday.
Deliberations will be held on the policies and programs in the House of Representatives and the National Assembly from Wednesday.
NC leader Dilendra Prasad Badoo, talking to the National News Agency, RSS, said that the meeting reviewed the government’s policies and programs and also discussed on issues the party would speak on in parliament.
Before this, the Nepali Congress had decided to put its views in parliament by forming thematic committees.Follow @gorkhapost