digital finance in Nepal

The promise of digital finance

Financial inclusion is vital for inclusive economic growth and gender equality, and it has assumed a prominent role in global development efforts, with the World Bank aiming for universal financial inclusion by 2020. With billions of people in emerging economies

Banking technologies in Nepal

Digital and ICT-enabled Banking Delivery Channels in Nepal

In the initial stage of banking system in Nepal, usage of ICT was limited mainly to the back office operations. With the advancement of technology, the adoption of internet and mobile phone has become common. Customers can now use mobile

Banking technologies

यस्ता छन सबैलाई कामलाग्ने बैङ्किङ प्रविधिहरू

अहिले नेपालको बैङ्किङ क्षेत्रमा नयाँ–नयाँ प्रविधि भित्रिने क्रम जारी छ । अधिकांश बैङ्क तथा वित्तीय संस्थाले सूचनाप्रविधिको प्रयोगमार्फत ग्राहकलाई सेवा दिइरहेका छन् । रकम एक खाताबाट अर्को खातामा पठाउन इण्टरनेट बैङ्किङ र मोबाइल बैङ्किङ प्रयोग गरिएजस्तै किनमेल गर्न तथा बिल

Financial Inclusion in Nepal

Financial Inclusion in Nepal

Financial Inclusion refers to people, regardless of their social or economic background, having access to a wide range of financial services through formal financial institutions. These services, at the very basic level, start with opening a deposit account or a

Government transactions go digital in Nepal

All government transactions to go digital in Nepal

Now, it is possible to pay revenue and all forms of taxes to government from your mobilephone, reports OnlineKhabar.  The government of Nepal has begun a pilot project to digitize all financial transactions at government offices. Finance Minister Yubaraj Khatiwada

Digital banking in Nepal

मोबाइल मनी कारोबार: सार्क मुलुकको प्रसंग

संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय पुँजी विकास कोष (UNCDF) को एक अनुमान अनुसार अल्प विकसित मुलुकका करिब ४० प्रतिशत युवाहरुसम्म मोबाइल टेलिफोनको पहुँच पुगेको छ । यसको वार्षिक वृद्धिदर करिब २० प्रतिशतको हाराहारीमा रहेको छ । यी युवाहरुमध्ये केवल १४ प्रतिशतको मात्र वित्तीय

Information Technology in Nepal

नेपालमा बैङ्किङ प्रविधिहरू (Banking Technologies in Nepal)

बुटवलकी जुनु आचार्य काठमाडौंको एक अस्पतालका चिकित्सकसँग आफ्नो उपचारका विषयमा कुरा गर्दै थिइन् । तर, अकस्मात् उनको मोबाइलमा ब्यालेन्स सकियो र सम्पर्क टुट्यो । बेलुका भइसकेकाले नजीकैको बजारमा ब्यालेन्स रिचार्ज गर्न नसकिने भयो । लगत्तै उनले एक आफन्तको फोनबाट काठमाडौंका

Farmer using mobile banking services

Widespread mobile phones can deliver banking services to the poor: World Bank

The spread of mobile phones to all corners of the world offers the opportunity to deliver banking services to the poor and rural areas, improving lives, the World Bank said in a report on Thursday. Access to a bank account

Fintech for Financial Inclusion

FinTech the greatest hope for financial inclusion and inclusive growth

“FinTech continues to be the greatest hope in terms of financial inclusion and inclusive growth,” highlighted Patrick Ngugi Njoroge, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya at a special roundtable held at IMF headquarters in Washington, D.C. on 18 April 2018. Njoroge, also