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Nepali migrant workers, Migration and Development Brief, World Bank
Govt devises 26-point action plan to ease return of migrant workers

The government has formulated a 26-point special action plan to ease the return of Nepali migrant workers to home due to critical situation stemming from

288 more test positive for virus, Nepal’s COVID-19 cases cross 2,000
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Nepal’s COVID-19 cases cross 1800
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MCC Compact

MCC fund will be accepted only after ratification: Finance Minister

Although the US Program is yet to be approved by the parliament, the government has included the MCC in its budget for the fiscal year 2020/21. The MCC has gained a place in Nepal’s budget for the last two years since the $500 million grant deal—highest ever US grant-- was signed in 2017.