Smart Chhori Workshop by Khalti Digital Wallet

Khalti kick-starts Smart Chhori campaign aiming to bridge gender digital divide in Nepal

Sabina Bajgain, a resident of Baneshwor, was confused on how to properly utilize months-long free time after her +2 board exams. However, no sooner her exams were over, she came to know about Smart Chhori campaign. She took no time

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

Digital Payment for Financial Inclusion

10 reasons to be optimistic that financial inclusion is possible through digital payments

The past decade has seen great strides in building awareness of the global financial inclusion agenda, and very positive steps in achieving tangible change. The latest Global Findex data revealed that 69 percent of adults – 3.8 billion people –

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

Banking in Nepal

Access to banking in Nepal: Province 1 has most bank branches; how many bank branches have other provinces?

In a single month, commercial banks in Nepal have opened branches in 20 local levels that didn’t have access to commercial banks earlier. In the month of Falgun 2074 BS alone, Nepali commercial banks have brought into operation a total

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

Financial Inclusion in Nepal

State of Financial Inclusion in Nepal and Asia-Pacific Region

Financial inclusion is a very topical issue across the world these days. The need to address this issue has never been more significant primarily due to the benefits it will bring to our economy. Financial inclusion in Nepal and across