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Final PTA To Be Inked Tuesday
RUDRA PANGENI
KATHMANDU, Oct 20 :The preliminary agreement on power trading signed between Nepal and India in September will be given final shape on Tuesday amid a function at the Ministry of Energy.
BSNL Slashes Call Tariff To Nepal
REPUBLICA
KATHMANDU, Oct 20: India´s state-owned telephone operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has reduced call rates to Nepal by 35 percent.

According to a Press Trust of India (PTI) report, BSNL has launched a special tariff voucher (STV) which allows people to call Nepal at IRs 6.50 paisa per minute against a normal rate of IRs 10 per minute. The current tariff is down by 35 percent.
Citing Poor Performance, ADBL Board Fires CEO Budhathoki
REPUBLICA
Budhathoki says he will seek legal remedy

KATHMANDU, Oct 20: The board of directors (BoD) of Agricultural Development Bank Ltd (ADBL) has removed the state-owned bank´s CEO Tej Bahadur Budhathoki from the post, citing unsatisfactory performance.

The meeting of BoD held late Saturday evening decided to terminate Budhathoki´s contract. He was appointed to the post for a four-year term through open competition on November 27, 2011.
First Phase Of Kabeli Transmission Line Will Be Completed By Dec 25: NEA
REPUBLICA
KATHMANDU, Oct 20 : Officials of the Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) have vowed to complete the first phase of Kabeli Corridor Transmission Line Project by December 25 to evacuate energy generated by Mai Hydropower Project (22 MW).

The sluggish work progress of the 90-kilometer project, which spans from Terhathum to Jhapa, had pushed power generation plan of Mai Hydropower Project into uncertainty. The project is in the last leg of construction.
Government To Intensify Inspection Of Sweet Shops
REPUBLICA
KATHMANDU, Oct 20: The government is intensifying monitoring of sweet shops and eateries in the capital for the next two weeks targeting the Tihar and Chhath festivals when demand for sweet items grows manifolds.

The Department of Food Technology and Quality Control (DoFTQC) -- the government body responsible for inspecting and maintaining quality of foods in the market -- has begun monitoring from Sunday itself.
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