Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister
Krishna Bahadur Mahara
Shanta Raj Subedi, Ph.D.
Master Degree on Finance and Tax Policy Scholarships
Statement by the Hon. Krishna Bahadur Mahara, Governor of the World Bank Group for Nepal
The Government of Nepal (GoN) and the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (UK), acting through the Department for International Development (DFID), have agreed to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that affirms a long-term 50 year development partnership between the GoN and the Government of UK.
Government of Japan, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), has agreed to provide 754 million Japanese Yen (approx. NRs.692 million) grant assistance for the Project for Improvement of Medical Equipment in Tribhuwan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH); and a grant assistance of 350 million Japanese Yen (approx. NRs. 321 million) to the Government of Nepal.