Archive for 2014

  • Invitation for Bid for Supply, Delivery, Installation/Erection, Commissioning, Testing and Handover of Solar Irrigation Project in Bandhu VDC of Bajura District

    Invitation for Bid for Supply, Delivery, Installation/Erection, Commissioning, Testing and Handover of Solar Irrigation Project in Bandhu VDC of Bajura District

    First date of publication: 21st December 2014 ANSAB and its partners, for the project Climate Smart Agriculture (CSA) in Himalaya – Bajura, invites bids application from companies/firms registered in VAT under the rule of the government of Nepal within 15 days (by Sunday 5 PM on...

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  • Himalayan Bioresources: Volume 5, Issue 3

    Volume 5, Issue 3: December 2014 Status of Nepal’s Investment Climate influencing Private Sector Involvement and Investment in the forestry sector A recent study has analysed the present situation to identify issues and possible actions for improving the factors that influence the risks, returns and transaction cost...

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  • Price List – November 2014

    DOWNLOAD FULL TABLE (PDF, 137 KB) All prices are in NRs/KG Products Kathmandu Nepalgunj Delhi Tanakpur Lucknow Kolkata Aduwa 75 25 *** *** *** *** Alaichi 2,200 *** 2,520 2,400 2,560 2,480 Amala 90 70 80 69 83 88 Amalbed (Chulthi) 180 200 336 288 320 384 Atis 500 700 1,280 1,200 1,280 1,320 Barro 50† *** 22 16 21 24 Bhutkesh 180 140 336 *** *** 320 Bikhjara 375 350 *** *** *** *** Bojho 95 90 136 131 136 144 Chiraito 550 600 760 720 720 720 Dalchini *** 110 144 136 147 160 Guchhichyau *** 25,000 25,600 *** *** *** Harro 65† *** 29 21 29 32 Jatamansi* 650 625 1,680 1,600 1,680 1,760 Jhyau** *** *** 416 336 400 440 Kakrasinghi 800 800 1,840 1,760 1,920 2,000 Kutki* 1,300 1,600 2,160 1,920 2,160 2,320 Majitho (red) 95 110 192 173 200 200 Nirmansi (Jadwar) 5,500 4,500 9,600 8,320 9,600 10,400 Padamchal (rhizome) 100 85 138 123 136 144 Pakhanbed 45 45 61 54 58 64 Pipla (long) 425 450 1,240 *** 1,280 1,280 Pipla (round) 300 *** 384 368 400 352 Ritha 25 24 40 32 40 45 Satawari(Kurilo) 200-350 200-300 600 544 600 656 Satuwa (big) 4500-7000 3,500 4,400 4,560 4,480 *** Sikakai *** 45 96 85 93 102 Silajit* *** *** 480 *** 520 560 Sugandhawaal* 250 250 520 480 512 544 Sugandhakokila* *** 80 256 *** 256 256 Sutho *** 230 320 304 336 360 Tejpat 60 60 88 82 93 98 Timur 300 270 304 280 296 320 *** Price not available; **Ban (in Nepal) for collection, trading and export; *Ban for export outside the country (Nepal) without processing (except Kutki) and prior permission from DoF;...

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  • Improving institutional and benefit sharing mechanisms of REDD+ in Nepal through application of sustainability standards at landscape level

    ANSAB in partnership with the Federation of Community Forestry Users Nepal (FECOFUN) implemented a project on – Improving institutional and benefit sharing mechanisms of REDD+ in Nepal through application of sustainability standards at landscape level – with the financial support from Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale...

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  • Price List – October 2014

    DOWNLOAD FULL TABLE (PDF, 138 KB) All prices are in NRs/KG Products Kathmandu Nepalgunj Delhi Tanakpur Lucknow Kolkata Aduwa 75 25 *** *** *** *** Alaichi 2,000 *** 2,480 2,360 2,496 2,448 Amala 95 75 77 67 80 85 Amalbed (Chulthi) 200 225 336 288 320 384 Atis *** 775 1,136 1,040 1,160 1,200 Barro 60† *** 19 13 19 21 Bhutkesh 180 140 336 *** *** 320 Bikhjara 375 350 *** *** *** *** Bojho 95 100 136 128 144 152 Chiraito 525 600 760 680 720 736 Dalchini *** 100 136 128 144 152 Guchhichyau *** 24,000 27,200 *** *** *** Harro 70† *** 27 19 29 32 Jatamansi* 600 600 1,520 1,456 1,536 1,600 Jhyau** *** *** 480 400 448 496 Kakrasinghi 800 800 1,760 1,600 *** 1,920 Kutki* 1300 1,500 2,240 2,000 2,160 2,400 Majitho (red) 90 95 200 176 200 200 Nirmansi (Jadwar) 5500 6,000 8,320 7,200 8,000 8,800 Padamchal (rhizome) 80 85 136 118 134 144 Pakhanbed 45 45 61 51 58 64 Pipla (long) 425 450 1,200 *** 1,240 1,248 Pipla (round) 250 *** 384 *** 400 352 Ritha 25 20 42 32 40 45 Satawari (Kurilo) 250 200-300 640 560 560 680 Satuwa (big) 4500-7000 3,500 4,320 4,480 4,400 4,480 Sikakai *** 45 93 80 96 99 Silajit* *** *** 520 *** 560 600 Sugandhawaal* 200 260 464 400 448 496 Sugandhakokila* *** 85 256 *** 256 256 Sutho *** 250 320 304 344 368 Tejpat 65 60 91 83 96 109 Timur 230 230 280 269 280 296 *** Price not available; **Ban (in Nepal) for collection, trading and export; *Ban for export outside the country (Nepal) without processing (except Kutki) and prior permission from DoF; †...

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  • Write-ups of business models for successful, locally controlled, forest and farm enterprises

    Write-ups of business models for successful, locally controlled, forest and farm enterprises

    Starting Date: November 2014 Ending Date: February 2015 Location: Nepal Donor(s): International Institute of Environment and Development (IIED) Implementation Partner(s): NA The International Institute of Environment and Development (IIED) have awarded ANSAB for the write-ups of business models for Nepalese charcoal briquette and handmade paper enterprises. ANSAB has developed and...

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  • Value chain study of Tomato and Cauliflower in two districts in Nepal

    Value chain study of Tomato and Cauliflower in two districts in Nepal

    Starting Date: November 2014 Ending Date: February 2015 Location: Banke and Kapilvastu districts of Nepal Donor(s): AVRDC-The World Vegetable Center Implementation Partner(s): NA ANSAB has entered into a subcontract with the World Vegetable Center (AVRDC) to conduct value chain study of Tomato and Cauliflower in two Feed the Future (FtF)...

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  • Status of Nepal’s Investment Climate influencing Private Sector Involvement and Investment in the Forestry Sector

    The government and international agencies, including donors have been investing to improve the investment climate through formulation or reform of policy and legislative frameworks, infrastructure development, organizational development, institutional reforms, grants and seed funding for community organizations, and developing and demonstrating business models. In the...

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  • Private Sector Involvement and Investment in Nepal’s Forestry: Status, Prospects and Ways Forward

    Author: Bhishma P. Subedi, Puspa L. Ghimire, Ann Koontz, Sudarshan C. Khanal, Prakash Katwal, Kabir R. Sthapit, and Shruti Khadka Mishra Publisher: Multi Stakeholder Forestry Programme (MSFP) Language: English Date of Publication: March 2014 Number of Pages: 179+65 Price: Free This national level study conducted by Asia Network for Sustainable Agriculture...

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  • Price List – September 2014

    DOWNLOAD FULL TABLE (PDF, 187KB) All prices are in NRs/KG Products Kathmandu Nepalgunj Delhi Tanakpur Lucknow Kolkata Aduwa 110 60 *** *** *** *** Alaichi 1,900 *** 2,240 2,160 2,160 2,120 Amala 90 75 96 83 93 99 Amalbed (Chulthi) 225 240 336 288 320 384 Atis 550 750 1,080 1,016 1,120 1,176 Barro 50† *** 16 13 19 22 Bhutkesh 180 140 *** *** *** *** Bikhjara 375 350 *** *** *** *** Bojho 90 105 144 136 144 152 Chiraito 550 650 736 680 720 720 Dalchini *** 105 141 128 144 152 Guchhichyau *** 24,000 27,200 *** *** *** Harro 70† *** 29 21 29 32 Jatamansi* 600 700 1,456 1,360 1,400 1,520 Jhyau** *** *** 560 512 520 600 Kakrasinghi *** 800 1,760 1,600 1,760 1,920 Kutki* 1,200 1,350 2,080 1,920 2,000 2,320 Majitho (red) 85 90 179 152 168 176 Nirmansi (Jadwar) *** 7,000 8,800 7,840 8,800 9,600 Padamchal (rhizome) 80 90 120 109 120 128 Pakhanbed 40 45 67 59 66 74 Pipla (long) *** 500 1,080 *** 1,088 1,120 Pipla (round) 300 *** 376 *** 400 360 Ritha 25 22 38 30 40 45 Satawari(Kurilo) 250 200-300 400 336 368 416 Satuwa (big) 4,500 3,500 4,400 4,560 4,480 *** Sikakai *** 50 77 67 80 80 Silajit* *** *** 560 *** 600 656 Sugandhawaal* 200 260 432 392 432 480 Sugandhakokila* *** 85 240 *** 240 224 Sutho *** 250 368 336 360 384 Tejpat 65 60 96 88 96 104 Timur 200 225 280 264 280 288 *** Price not available; **Ban (in Nepal) for collection, trading and export; *Ban for export outside...

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