The laws related to CSR are scattered. For instance, as per the Industrial Enterprises Act 2076 (the “Act”), all companies whose turnover is more than Rs. 15 crores shall have to allocate at least 1% of the annual net profit to corporate social responsibility. Primarily,
With the slow progression of COVID-19 across the country, employers are facing immediate pressure in multiple areas of the workplace. Considering the potential impact of COVID-19 on the labour market, employers have started to review and re-evaluate their current policies of leaves, occupational health and
Anyone who consumes and uses any goods and services are deemed as consumers. As per the prevailing legal regime, the ultimate price of the goods and services and burden of taxes are eventually transferred to the consumer. Despite bearing all the costs, however consumers remain
Time to assess whether women leadership has been effective or is merely tokenistic.
Walking into a Ministry or Board Room Meeting or Panel Discussion in Nepal, the sparse presence of women at decision making levels is hard to ignore. Once you look at daily and more
Airlines operate beyond national boundaries. This is one of the reasons the aviation sector has varying dynamics. It has already been 61 years since the first airplane – a Douglas D-3 Dakota - of the Nepal Airlines took flight in Nepal’s air-space. Since then, although
Over the last decade, the Nepali business community is undergoing a fascinating transformation. Young entrepreneurs are coming up with new and innovative ideas, slowly changing the startup scenario in Nepal. Due to the growing number of brands and companies, there is a gradual increase in