How Can Twitter Help Nepalese Businessmen to Grow Their Business

“No matter what type of business you are — from a large retailer to a freelance designer; from a B2B software provider to a mobile app company — you can use Twitter to build meaningful connections with a relevant and engaged audience. These connections can lead to actions across a network of loyal customers for your business.” (Twitter Business). Twitter is a chief social media-marketing platform. Which is why businesses need to deliberate having a strong presence there. In the 21 st century, where people spend most of their time keeping their heads down on their phones, they like to be updat...

How Much Does It Cost To Build A House In Kathmandu?

 “If you come to Kathmandu, you’ll fall in love with the city and will love to stay here forever”, said an old man whom we asked what he has to tell about this beautiful city. He came to this exquisite city 50 years ago with a dream to be a rich man. He is indeed a rich man with two houses - one in Jawalakhel and the other in Baneshwor. We asked him how much he spent to build his houses for which he replied – around 1 lakh rupees for each house. Wow! We asked ourselves how much it costs to build a house in Kathmandu now. Keeping aside the cost of land in Kathmandu (which would cost more than ...

Poultry farming in Nepal and Its Share in Nepalese Business

In a developing country like Nepal where agriculture lone accounts for around 37% of the total gross domestic product (GDP), which has been varying throughout the year but still remains as the largest source of the economy. It is a sector that contributes to the Nepalese economy in many ways from provision of resources to employment opportunities. Poultry farming or livestock is a major subsidiary under agriculture and refers to the procedure of fostering domestic birds like chickens, turkeys, ducks and turkeys with the purpose of farming meats and eggs for food devotions. An average Nepale...

Ready for a Sweet Dessert? Here are 10 sweets one must taste when in Nepal.

The traditional sweets of Nepal are called "Mithai" in Nepali.  Nepali sweets are served throughout the day: with breakfast, with afternoon tea as a snack, and after dinner.  The confections are made from a wide variety of ingredients, including milk, fruits, vegetables, flours, grains and beans, nuts and seeds.  Some Nepalese sweets are quite sweet and often paired with plain foods such as yogurt, puri bread, swari and fruits.  The sweets are flavored with green and black cardamom seeds, saffron, and certain essence.  They are decorated with finely chopped cashews, almonds, coconut, pistach...

5 Things That Will Boost Nepalese Tourism

Puerto Rican singer and actor, Ricky Martin who loves to spend his outings in Nepal that it brought him to visit the beautiful jewel in South Asia twice said, “I love Nepal because you can walk for miles and never get anywhere. I go trekking in the mountains, and I will walk for seven days in a row.” He also praised the rich culture and locals who consider all like family. A gem not only in Asia, but also known for its captivating beauty and culture throughout the world, there’s always a subject as to what can be done to enhance the tourism. A beloved destination among travel enthusiast...

6 Ways to (Really) Know Your Customers

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You have a business, and I am sure you want it to run really well. Do you know that to run a business really well, you need to know your customers really well too? If you're relying only on basic profile information and purchase history, you probably don't. According to a new study, marketers at 80 percent of brands lack the customer data to drive effective marketing campaigns. For business enterprises to be profitable they need to churn out products and services that their customers will like. Getting concrete insights into the minds of customers is extremely difficult. But it is possible...

7 Highlights of Nepal Budget 2017/18

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Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Krishna Bahadur Mahara unveiled the budget of Rs. 1278.99 billion for 2017/18 at the Legislature Parliament on May 29, 2017 Monday. Finance Minister Mahara expected that the GDP growth rate would be 7.2 per cent coming year, which would be the highest in recent years. Similarly, agriculture sector would reach 5.3 per cent, the Industrial sector would grow by 11 per cent, service sector would usher by 6 per cent in the coming fiscal year. Minister Mahara also projected that the inflation rate would remain at 7 per cent in the coming fiscal year. The ...

Good News For Businesses in Nepal: Our Country is Growing Economically.

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Economic activity is rebounding strongly in Nepal following two challenging years, and the growth rate has increased to 7.5 percent in this fiscal year which is the highest growth rate since 1994. According to the sources from World Bank, the increased growth rate is due to one of the best monsoons, increased availability of electricity, and greater investment since the earthquake reconstruction gathered speed. World Bank says in its recent publication ‘Nepal Development Update’, the rice production is estimated to have reached a record high at 5.2 million tons boosting agricultural output....

Does Election Affect Economy? A Perspective of Nepal.

Economists and even politicians know that the election will have a significant impact on Nepal’s economy irrespective of its results. A study of key economic variables around the world over the past 30 years shows that economic activity loses pace significantly every time there is an election. Normally, during elections, Government spending goes up which tends to fuel inflation rather than spur growth, suggesting that the extra public expenditure ahead of polls are largely wasteful. Nepal is gearing up for the local elections 2017 which will be conducted in two phases, with Kathmanduites ...

Why Does Gold Price Fluctuate? Reasons You Should Know

Gold is a valuable metal valued all over the world.  It is used as a standard of value for currencies of all countries of the world.  Gold prices vary with change in market conditions.  Though there may be other factors affecting this change in gold prices, here below are some factors that influence gold price fluctuations significantly, which one needs to be aware of. Supply vs. Demand Gold is a finite resource that has been mined and desired for, since thousands of years.  The price of gold is affected by various factors like production cost, supply of money, geopolitical and fina...