Author: Radha Sapkota

Hi, I am a postgraduate student of Economics, stock market enthusiast, an occasional storyteller and a habitual reader.

Digital lending in Nepal has reached a new height as now you can get LC and Bank Guarantee online from Global IME Bank. The bank has started the service of issuing bank guarantee and letter of credit (LC) digitally such that the customers do not need to visit the bank for these purposes. The bank is developing and following the latest technology in all processes, prioritizing the integration of technology to business operations systems. As a result, it has the services like issuance of Letter of Credit (LC) and Bank Guarantee directly from the online portal of the bank’s website.…

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Do you ask for the business card to any person or a potential client you meet? Or have you been asked for your business card when someone knows about your business? Technological advancement has indeed transformed the realm of marketing today. However, print advertising is still relevant in this digital age and no any business misses to spend their money on printing visiting cards, flyers, paper pamphlets or so on for their advertisements even today. Before going to the reasons, let us be clear about the print advertising and its tools Print advertising is also known as paid advertising. It…

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If you are asked to choose the top research based YouTube channels in Nepal, which one comes first in your mind? Are you struggling to name them? Let us help you out. With the non-stop distractions of YouTube notifications in these days, it is really difficult to choose the best ones to follow. The internet is mounted with contents everywhere and there are a just a handful of channels in the YouTube which provide you unbiased contents. Nepal has an increasing number of YouTube content creators and many of them are also able to get the Silver and Gold play…

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With the vision of empowering women, NMB Bank announces women-led and women-only branches in all 7 Provinces of Nepal. It has appointed women branch managers in all 6 branches in 7 provinces. The announcement was made in an interactive program where women from different areas who are actively working towards women empowerment shared their experiences. A panel discussion on women’s leadership also took place, which was moderated by Former Miss Nepal and a popular presenter Sugarika KC. The panelists in this discussion were: Ambica Shrestha, President of Dwarika’s Hotels and ResortsBhawani Rana, Former President of FNCCICharu Chadda, Editor of Business…

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NEPALPAY Instant has recently been introduced by Nepal Clearing House Limited (NCHL) as a system for interoperable VPA-based transactions. Now transfer funds quickly through NEPALPAY Instant using just your mobile number. NEPALPAY Instant is a fantastic feature available in connectIPS, powered by the Retail Payment Switch under National Payment Switch (NPS) system. Know about VPA-based transactions under NEPALPAY Instant Virtual Private Address (VPA), also known as Virtual Payment Address (VPA) can be any among email-ID, mobile number, or a username given to the individual using the payment interface service to send or receive money. Using such services, anyone can initiate…

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Priority to improve user experience with Viber’s own digital wallet Viber Pay and other features enhancement Popular social media messaging app Rakuten Viber is entering the fintech category with Viber Pay, following the appointment of new CEO Ofir Eyal. Under the leadership of Eyal, Viber is heading towards becoming a super app from now on. Needless to say, it had already started its services to integrate chatbot systems for digital payment systems and other telecommunications. Nepal too has a large number of Viber users. It has been a few years since Nepali digital wallets like eSewa and Khalti have been…

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Well, almost every dual SIM user keeps Ncell SIM in their phone. With more than 16.3 million subscribers, Ncell has grown to become the second largest telecommunication company in Nepal. A subsidiary company of Axiata Group Berhad, Ncell started in 2004 as the first private mobile service provider in Nepal. Throughout its journey, Ncell has continuously updated its services to its customers and subscribers. Today, it has its own Ncell app, which is on the road to becoming Ncell super app. A super app integrates major functions like social messaging, digital payments, digital marketplace, rewards and benefits, e-mobility, utility bill…

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The wave of QR code payment has brought a revolution in the field of digital payments. During the pandemic of Covid-19, physical restrictions over travel, shopping and events somehow have been a catalyst for the emergence of contactless payments like QR to become prime payment mediums. Moreover, the usage of mobile phones for numerous purposes including mobile payments have caused a boom in the whole Fintech industry in the world. The global payment giants like Paypal, Google Pay, Venmo, etc. have gained a wide popularity even in the emerging economies like India. In Nepal too, digital payment systems have soared…

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NMB Capital Ltd. (NMBCL) has signed an agreement with Nepal Clearing House Ltd. (NCHL) for automating its various payments processes, including disbursements and collections, through NCHL’s payment systems. With this, NMB Capital has also become a part of National Payment Switch (NPS). National Payment Switch is the system under NCHL, developed for the interoperability and prompt settlement of financial transactions between and among the companies, government and financial entities. The agreement was signed by Mr. Deepesh Kumar Vaidya, CEO of NMBCL and Mr. Neelesh Man Singh Pradhan, CEO of NCHL. By directly integrating its systems with the National Payments Interface…

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The investors and traders of Nepal Stock Exchange are pretty aware of the requirement to load collateral while buying securities through the online portal of NEPSE TMS. Each time you buy securities through the trading management system (TMS) of Nepal Stock Exchange (NEPSE), you must load collateral in NEPSE TMS. Among the 50 stock brokers in Nepal, each one have their own TMS portal through which you can digitally trade securities listed in NEPSE, without visiting the broker office. While buying the securities like stocks, mutual funds and debentures in NEPSE, you must load the collateral amount which is paid…

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