Government of Nepal

Ministry of Industry, Commerce & Supplies

Special Economic Zone Authority, Nepal

विशेष आर्थिक क्षेत्र प्राधिकरण, नेपाल

दरभाउपत्र रद्द गरिएको बारे Notice for the request for application to establish and operate industry in Bhairahawa Special Economic Zone at Bhairahawa, Nepal List of industries that have received certificate for operation within SEZ Notice for all industrialist for Bhairahawa SEZ भैरहवा विशेष आर्थिक क्षेत्रमा उद्योग स्थापना गर्न समझ्दारी पत्रमा हस्ताक्षर भएका लगानीकर्ताको विवरण Notice for all industrialist for Bhairahawa SEZ Notice for Request for Expression on Interest Clarification in Contract ID. : MoI/SEZDC/WORKS/42-073/74, Construction of Administrative Building and other Buildings inside GPZ of Simara SEZ, Bara निर्माण तथा मसलन्द सप्लाई - आशयको सूचना - Bhairahawa, Simara Clarification in Contract ID. : MoI/SEZDC/WORKS/41-073/74, Construction of Internal Roads and Land Development Works Inside GPZ Simara SEZ, Bara Tender Notice For Bhairahawa Tender Notice For Bhairahawa and Simara SEZ's Successful Participation in Nepal Investment Summit 2017 SEZ's Participation in Nepal Investment Summit Bhairahawa SEZ Office inauguration news published in various newspapers Bhairahawa SEZ Office inauguration by Hon. Minister Nabindra Raj Joshi (2073-11-05) SEZ Operation Manual Amend Final (2073-01-16) Procurement of construction of Pavement for Parking inside Bhairahawa SEZ Procurement of Works and Goods Tender Notice for Light vehicle Notice for the request for proposal to establish and operate industry in Bhairahawa special economic zone at Bhairahawa, Nepal

Nepal at a Glance

 Official Name Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal
 Political system Multi-party democracy
 Head of State President Ram Baran Yadav
 Head of Government Prime Minister Madhav Nepal
 Political parties in parliament

Main parties in the parliament are : United Communist Party of Nepal (UCPN MAOIST), FORUM, TAMALOPA, Sadbhawana Party, the Nepali Congress, .. United Marxist-Leninist.

 Next election date Not yet set
 GDP per capita US$311
 Currency Nepali Rupee (NR)
 Exchange rates (October 2008)

$ 1=78.25

€ 1=NRs 105.47

¥10=NRs 7.72

IN Rs 1= NRs 1.60

 Official language

Nepali. English is widely used in business, higher education and the professions.

 Other principal languages Maithili, Bhojpuri, Newari, Magar
 Principal religions

Hindu (80.6%), Buddhist (10.7 %}, Muslim (4.2 %), Kirati (3.6%), other (0.9 %}.

 Time zone GMT + 3.45
 Climatic conditions

Sub-tropical in the Terai plains along the southern border, temperate in the hills along the middle belt, and alpine in the mountainous region along the northern belt. The Kathmandu valley has a pleasant climate with average summer and winter temperatures of 19-27° C and 2-12° C respectively Rainfall is heavy in the eastern part during June-August, while the western part gets more rain in winter. Annual precipitation varies from around 300 mm in the north and west to over 2,500 mm in the east. The Kathmandu valley receives 1,200 mm of annual rainfall.

Main cities/town and numbers of inhabitants

Biratnagar: 166,674
Lalitpur: 162,991
Pokhara: 156,312
Birganj: 112,484