Nepal Financial Inclusion Portal_Nepal Rastra Bank NRB

NRB launches Nepal Financial Inclusion Portal to track progress of financial inclusion in the country

Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) has launched Nepal Financial Inclusion Portal. The portal provides real-time information and data to figure out a realistic picture of the financial access and its usage in Nepal. The portal (emap.nrb.org.np) was launched by NRB with

List of Banks and Financial Institutions in Nepal

List of Banks in Nepal

The concept of banking in Nepal dates back to the first half of 20th century. The first bank that was established in the country was Nepal Bank Limited (NBL). It was founded in 1937 AD. Establishment of NBL marked the

Nepal becoming a digital economy

How Nepal is making digital economy a possibility

The increasing involvement of startups and the government into digital technology is not just unsettling the traditional methods of running businesses but paving a pathway of an entire digital economy towards a developed nation. Going digital is the new trend

Mobile FInancial Services in Nepal

Mobile Financial Services in Nepal: National Telecom Perspective

Mobile Financial Services (MFS) can be considered as a distributive service for the wider access to financial services in the rural, semi-urban people in Nepal. It, basically, indicates the services that provide retail to micro retail services (the payment facilities,

Monetary Policy of Nepal_Discussion Program

Monetary Policy of Nepal being prepared with special focus on Mobile Banking

Monetary Policy of Nepal for the new fiscal year will focus on Mobile Banking, Nepal Rastra Bank Governor Chiranjibi Nepal has said. Addressing a discussion program organized by Management Association of Nepal (MAN), he also mentioned that the monetary policy

Sakchyam helps establish bank branches

Sakchyam partners with 14 commercial banks to establish 57 bank branches in rural part of Nepal

Sakchyam Access to Finance, a project run by Department for International Development has supported 14 Commercial Banks to establish 57 new branches in rural municipalities of Karnali Province and Province No. 5 & 7. These newly signed partnerships embody UKaid

Financial inclusion in Nepal

Financial Inclusion: Where does Nepal stand?

Have you ever wondered what it would be like if you didn’t have a bank account? How would you transfer money? What about loans and credit? Would you carry Lakhs and Crores of Rupees with you in case you had

Access To Banking In Nepal

Access To Banking In Nepal: Commercial Banks Reach 666 Local Levels

Nepal Rastra Bank, the central bank of Nepal has informed that commercial banks have reached to 666 local levels, increasing the access to banking in Nepal. There are a total of 753 local levels (municipalities and rural municipalities) in Nepal. It means,

NRB sets limits on digital transactions in Nepal

NRB sets limits on digital transaction in Nepal

Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB), the central bank of Nepal has issued a new directive imposing ceilings on digital transaction in Nepal. Deputy governor of Nepal Rastra Bank, Chintamani Siwakoti informed that new regulations have been brought in considering all sectors concerned