Seeding an idea that even 16-year-olds to 69-year-olds can start their own businesses. How crazy is that?
A decade after Beijing granted Approved Destination Status to Nepal, Chinese tourists are coming in unprecedented numbers – creating immense opportunities for tourism entrepreneurs.
From using experiential learning methods to improving the quality of education in government schools, a bunch of startups are trying to make a difference.
The need to make our immediate environments, whether it is where we live or where we work, more efficient, less wasteful, and cleaner is no longer a matter of choice but a necessity. The city’s future, and with it ours, depends on the choices we make today. Fortunately, there are plenty of eco-friendly choices for us to run our home as well as to run our offices for a better tomorrow.
A lot has been put into establishing silk industry in Nepal. Despite the years of effort from the government, the non-government and the private sector, the industry’s future still hangs on a balance. Here is a brief journey through the hopeful past, the tricky present and the possible future of silk production in Nepal.
Until recently all coffee was assumed to be from the ubiquitous Nescafe jars. However, in just a few decades, Nepal is not only producing and selling fine quality coffee but also accepting it as a lifestyle change from the more popular tea. This seamless transition comes with a few back stories – like that of Phul Kumar Lama, whose personal journey with coffee coincides with that of the country’s.
All ventures are created equal, but some are ‘more equal’ than others. All ideas are good, and are even better if you execute them. However, there are a few ideas that don’t sound that great. But if executed right, they can be ‘more equal’ than most.
Since the past 2 years, the new wave of tech companies and startups have increased, and herein lies the genuine winds of change for Nepal. It’s about time everyone took notice and a step forward.
How Trendsetters brought the freshest fashion designers in Nepal together to create a 100% Nepali fashion brand.
How do you lower the prices for a restaurant that serves only organic food? Without compromising on the food quality, Rato Mato is doing it their own way. Learn how here.
Spanish and Mediterranean food has nothing in common with Nepali food. What then made the person behind think he could make a restaurant that sold only Spanish food run in restaurant-filled Jhamsikhel?
Despite having its landmark location demolished, Jazz Upstairs is holding on to the recipe of its success – the music-focused ambience and the simple yet great food.
Mobile phones stopped being just ‘Mobile phones’ a long time ago. Local innovations by tech entrepreneurs are driving (and leading) advances in the country’s technology field.
They started “Battlefield: The Ultimate Paintball” when they could, promising to take all that will happen in the journey without thinking of “What if’s”.
The proverb about having your feet in two different boats advises you against it, but Indu Ghimire has found her strength in two very different sectors.
Never someone to be tied to a desk or taking orders from someone else, Shristi Singh Shrestha says she is lucky to have found a job that is perfect for her.
Besides other things, it takes a significant amount of courage to start a new business, but when you are into your late 40s, it takes something more special.
It took some time before Shweta Upadhyaya could find it in her to do what she always wanted to do. She was trained as an engineer in the US, but after working for a year as one, she left for France to study fashion marketing.
They say the best accessories a girl can have are her closest friends. But when friends are far, you can definitely buy yourself an accessory!
Few months back I read an article on businesses run by sisters. It left me wondering - how on earth can you become partners with your own sibling?
Most of us don’t live in the moment enough. If we take the time to think about things, we would see what we can build with what we are already equipped with.
Opening a business and running it smoothly usually requires years of experience and perseverance. While the latter is true in any case, the former has somehow managed to change over the years.
Subechhya Basnet is passionate about organic agriculture. Three years ago, she started one of the first organic food stores in Kathmandu which has become a popular market for organic food lovers in the city.
Nepal is known around the world mainly for its colossal mountains as the bith place of the Buddha. But there is more to Nepal than just that. Here are five companies that take a fresh approach to tourism in Nepal.
While entrepreneurship has a lot to do with taking risks and doing something new, that doesn’t mean that you can blindly jump off a cliff hoping to land on a flying eagle. It has to be a calculated risk, not a roll of the dice. As a place to start, here is a list of five sectors with bright prospect