KATHMANDU, Nov 10: Surya Nepal opened the eight exclusive branded store of John Players -- its premium men´s wear brand -- at Civil Mall, Sundhara, on Saturday. The brand has been in the market since the last eight years.
LB Singh, vice president marketing of Surya Nepal, inaugurated the showroom, which according to the company, will feature full-range of John Players clothing, including cardigans, jackets, pants, shirts, sweatshirts and t-shirts, among others.
“The clothing range of John Players is tailored to meet consumer needs for multiple categories, including office wear, casual wear and party wear,” said Keshav Pradhan, brand manager of Surya Nepal. John Players has been introducing new designs at regular intervals as per the changing fashion trend and its collection is in sync with the international styling.
Pradhan said that the company was planning to add more exclusive branded stores at different malls and the places where the crowd of visitors go for shopping in the coming year. So far, its exclusive stores were at Putali Sadak, City Center, Durbar Marg, United World Trade Center, Boudha and Maitidevi.
Customers buying John Players clothing till Tihar can also get special gifts through scratch card under its ´Celebrate Dashain &Tihar with John Players´ offer. Under the scheme, customers buying goods worth Rs 1,000 and above will get a scratch card through which customers can win guaranteed gifts and cash discounts.
According to the company through the scratch coupon, customers can win 5 Galaxy SIII smartphones, 10 Tissot watches, 20 John Players gift hampers worth Rs 5,000, 40 John Player t-shirts and cash discount worth Rs 50 and Rs 100.
Om Finance announces 10% cash dividend, 10% bonus share
POKHARA: Om Finance Limited is distributing 10 percent cash dividend and 10 percent bonus share to its shareholders from the profit it earned in the last fiscal year. The finance company´s annual general meeting held on Friday endorsed a proposal to this connection. The AGM also unanimously elected Niranjan Shrestha and Om Gurung as the new directors representing public shareholders in the company´s board of directors.
According to Sushil Kumar Goshali, chairman of the company, Om Finance collected deposits of Rs 3.22 billion and issued loans of Rs 2.52 billion as of mid-July 2012. Through its transactions, the company earned a net profit of Rs 60.2 million in the last fiscal year, posting a growth of 49 perecent over the previous year´s net profit.