29 March-4 April 2013 #649

Hot wheels

Agni Incorporated has launched Mahindra’s new global sport utility vehicle XUV 500 in Nepal. Three models of XUV 500 - W6 2WD, W8 2WD, and W8 AWD - are available in the market.  Agni also inaugurated its new showroom and service centre operated by Balaju Auto Works.

Easy money

Mega Bank Nepal and Prabhu Money Transfer have started remittance service. With this new partnership, money sent from abroad through Prabhu Money Transfer network can be received from all 28 branches of Mega Bank.

Education first

British Council Nepal awarded International Schools Award to nine schools in Nepal. According to the press release, the award acts as an accreditation framework for schools to record and evaluate their international work and embed it into the curriculum.

Cool times

CG Brand has launched new models of Air Cooler CG–A004. According to the press release it has six strong blades with three speed controls and powerful motor with a one year warranty.

Flying partners

Etihad Airways recognised 12 travel agencies in Nepal for their continuous support of the airline. The agencies were awarded in several categories including best travel agency of the year, best premium sales, and best share shift.