Interview

Emerging economies having bigger say in global affairs inevitable; G7 resurrection notion stupid: father of BRICS

New cooperation path The 15th BRICS Summit will be held in Johannesburg, South Africa, from August 22 to 24, 2023. At this year’s meeting, the feasibility of a common BRICS currency, the internationalization of the Chinese Yuan, the growth prospects of emerging economies such as China, and the role of the BRICS in global governance will be the focal points …

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Dualistic model in Western society is a stumbling block to China-US cooperation

Over the past two months, senior US officials have visited China one after another, bringing an opportunity for the easing of bilateral relations. Peter Walker (Walker), speaker on China-US relations and author of the book Powerful, Different, Equal: Overcoming the misconceptions and differences between China and the US, told Global Times (GT) reporter Qian Jiayin that he believes the dualistic model …

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China is not an existential threat to the US: Joseph Nye

After a period of icy relations between China and the US, world-renowned US political scientist who coined the term “soft power,” former dean of the Harvard Kennedy School of Government and former US assistant secretary of defense, Joseph S. Nye Jr. (Nye), said signs of efforts to resurrect China-US cooperation are emerging, in an exclusive interview with Global Times (GT) …

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Interview- CIT ready to invest in big infrastructure projects: executive director Nepal

Kathmandu, Aug 14: Citizen Investment Trust (CIT) is one of the efficient financial institutions of the country. Offering financial service to people ranging from civil servants to general people, it has lately expanded its investment in many sectors. It has advanced its activities for the stock market expansion through its Citizen Stock Dealer. Rastriya Samachar Samiti’s Ramesh Lamsal recently talked …

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Presentation of Federal Education Bill to House delayed

Kathmandu, Aug 10 : The Federal Education Bill that was endorsed by the Council of Ministers on August 1 is yet to be presented to the Federal Parliament. The Council of Ministers is learnt to have decided to pass the Bill draft and table it in the House for further decisions. Spokesperson for the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, …

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Building high-quality infrastructure, enhancing regional integration priorities in CPEC second phase: ambassador

China and Pakistan’s “ironclad” friendship has long been characterized by strong diplomatic ties, economic cooperation and strategic collaboration. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) as well as the 10th anniversary of the launch of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), a flagship project under the BRI. Over the last decade, the CPEC has …

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Interview: Employees Provident Fund has considered interest of contributors rather than profit, claims Administrator Dhital

Kathmandu, July 30 : The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) established for the welfare of all government employees has completed over six decades’ journey. This institution has provided significant contribution to the overall service of employees and to social security sector as well by mobilizing fund equivalent to Rs 500 billion. EPF has also established itself as a leading institution investing …

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Containment of China will only lead to US being isolated in the world: Kishore Mahbubani

In his book, The Asian 21st Century, Kishore Mahbubani (Mahbubani), a former diplomat who served as Singapore’s permanent representative to the United Nations and president of the UN Security Council, pointed out the biggest thing happening in the world yet no Western media would talk about it – the arrival of the Asian century. In an exclusive interview with Global Times …

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Interview: Budget finds path towards improvement, claims Finance Minister Mahat

Kathmandu, July 11 : The government’s estimates of income and expenditures for the upcoming fiscal year 2023-24 that was brought on May 29 has been already endorsed by the House of Representatives (HoR) while deliberations over it are underway in the National Assembly (NA). Meantime, the Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) has been preparing to bring the Monetary Policy which is …

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