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
Mid-Hill highway opens door of prosperity: Minister Adhikari
GALKOT- Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Rabindra Adhikari has said that the Mid-Hill highway had opened the door of prosperity.
He added that the highway was easing the transportation service of the hilly people.
Inaugurating the Badigad Festival and Nwagi Fair-2075 BS here in Baglung district on Saturday, Minister Adhikari stressed on preserving and promoting the domestic cultures to strengthen the nationality and create harmony among the people.
The festival organizer committee coordinator Tika Paija shared that the festival was organized to preserve domestic culture and promote local tourism.
The festival will run until November 25.