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Nontourist Visa Reciprocity, Warden Program, Children’s Home Discussion Updates

Nontourist Visa Reciprocity Updates We are happy to hear that many citizens are pleased with the new, longer visa validities and lower fees for U.S. citizens residing in Nepal on work, student, and press visas. Learn more about the basics of the new visa reciprocity scheme at https://np.usembassy.gov/lower-fees-longer-visas-u-s-workers-students-press-nepal . The requirements for work, study, and press ...
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Be Bold, Nepal!

Ambassador Alaina B. Teplitz Although Nepal has struggled to emerge from poverty for decades, I believe it already possesses the fundamental economic ingredients needed to fuel broad-based economic growth and job creation.  Last year’s elections created a clear mandate and public expectation that the government will develop a modern economic framework, one that must promote ...
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Security Alert – Chandragiri Hills Cable Car, Late March 2018 (16 March, 2018)

Location: Chandragiri Hills Cable Car and other places within the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal Event: U.S. Embassy Kathmandu is aware of threats by a local group against the Chandragiri Hills Cable Car attraction through late March 2018.  The Chandragiri Hills Cable Car is a popular tourist attraction located in Thankot, in the southwest portion of the Kathmandu Valley. ...
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Time is now #PressforProgress

ELISABETH VON CAPELLER, VERONICA CODY, VALERIE JULLIAND, MASHFEE SHAMS AND ALAINA B TEPLITZ March 08, 2018 There is a swell of change around the world that is shaking up gender roles and amplifying women’s voices into the mainstream, from small moments to large movements. Millions of people marched for women in the United States, while ...
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