Press Release on the General Debate of the 75th Session of UNGA

Press Release Prime Minister Rt. Hon. Mr. K P Sharma Oli addressed, through a pre-recorded video, the General Debate of the 75th Session of the UN General Assembly today. The Prime Minister said that the impact of current pandemic on lives, livelihoods, societies and economies had been colossal. He stated that protecting people from both disease and hunger was the [ Read More … ]

Statement by Right Honorable Prime Minister Mr. K P Sharma Oli at the General Debate of the 75th Session of UNGA

Statement by Prime Minister and the Leader of Nepali Delegation Right Honorable Mr. K P Sharma Oli at the General Debate of the 75th Session of United Nations General Assembly New York, 25 September 2020 Theme: -The future we want, the United Nations we need: reaffirming our collective commitment to multilateralism – confronting COVID-19 through effective multilateral action Mr. President [ Read More … ]

Press Release on telephone conversation between the Presidents of Nepal and Switzerland

Press Release President Rt. Hon. Mrs. Bidya Devi Bhandari held a telephone conversation with President of the Swiss Confederation Her Excellency Ms. Simonetta Sommaruga this evening. During the conversation, the two Presidents expressed satisfaction on the overall state of bilateral relations. Views were also exchanged on the measures taken in their respective countries to contain the spread of COVID-19. They [ Read More … ]

Press Release on the High- level side event on “Poverty at a Crossroad: Using Leadership and the Multidimensional Poverty Index to Build Back Better”

Press Release Prime Minister Rt. Hon. K P Sharma Oli addressed, through a pre-recorded video, a high-level side event entitled ‘Poverty at a Crossroad: Using Leadership and the Multidimensional Poverty Index to Build Back Better’ organized on the margins of the 75th Session of UN General Assembly this morning. The Prime Minister said that, with only a decade left to [ Read More … ]

Address by Rt. Honorable Mr. K P Sharma Oli, Prime Minister of Nepal, to the High-level Virtual Side Event at the UNGA

Address by Rt. Honorable Mr. K P Sharma Oli, Prime Minister of Nepal, to the High-level Virtual Side Event at the UN General Assembly on “Poverty at Crossroad: Using Leadership and the Multidimensional Poverty Indexes to Build Back Better” 24 September 2020 (9:00 New York) Excellencies the Heads of State and Government, Ladies and Gentlemen. I commend the Government of [ Read More … ]

Press Release on Virtual Informal Meeting of the SAARC Council of Ministers

Press Release The Informal Meeting of the SAARC Council of Ministers was held virtually today. Minister for Foreign Affairs Hon’ble Mr. Pradeep Kumar Gyawali Chaired the Council Meeting. Ministers for Foreign/External Affairs of all the SAARC Member Countries participated in the Meeting. Delivering his opening remarks, Foreign Minister Gyawali stressed the need to make SAARC an effective and result-oriented regional [ Read More … ]

National Statement by H. E. Mr. Shanker Das Bairagi, Foreign Secretary of Nepal at the Virtual Informal Meeting of the SAARC Council of Ministers

National Statement by H. E. Mr. Shanker Das Bairagi, Foreign Secretary of Nepal at the Informal Meeting of the SAARC Council of Ministers (Virtual) Kathmandu, 24 September 2020 Chairperson Hon. Minister for Foreign Affairs of Nepal Hon’ble Ministers His Excellency the Secretary General of SAARC Distinguished Colleagues, Good afternoon and Namaste! I feel honored to deliver the country statement of [ Read More … ]

Opening Remarks by Hon. Mr. Pradeep Kumar Gyawali at the Virtual Informal Meeting of the SAARC Council of Ministers

Opening Remarks by Hon. Mr. Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Nepal (Chairperson) at the Virtual Informal Meeting of the SAARC Council of Ministers Kathmandu, 24 September 2020 Hon. Ministers for Foreign/External Affairs of SAARC Member States, Heads of Delegation, Foreign Secretaries, His Excellency the Secretary General of SAARC, Ladies and Gentlemen, Good afternoon and Namaste! I am [ Read More … ]

Press statement on news report about Nepal-China border

Press Statement Attention of the Ministry has been drawn to the media reports about the alleged construction of buildings by China within Nepali territory between Nepal-China boundary pillars number 11 and 12 in Humla district. The Department of Survey, Government of Nepal, based on the official records, reports of the joint field inspection and boundary maps, has verified and confirmed [ Read More … ]