1. BHUPENDER YADAV INAUGURATES THE INDIAN COUNCIL OF FORESTRY RESEARCH AND EDUCATION'S CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE FOR SUSTAINABLE LAND MANAGEMENT IN DEHRADUN
Union Minister Bhupender Yadav opened the Centre of Excellence on Sustainable Land Management (CoE-SLM) at the Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education (ICFRE) in Dehradun, marking a significant milestone in the fight against land degradation and the promotion of sustainable land management techniques.
As both governments strive to promote digital collaboration by fostering interoperability where the digital payments system might facilitate cross-border payments, Japan is "seriously" considering adopting India's UPI payments system.
2. JAPAN IS SERIOUSLY INVESTIGATING' INTEGRATING WITH INDIA'S UPI PAYMENTS SYSTEM
President Ram Chandra Paudel said that the decade of the 2080s in the Bikram Samvat calendar will be recognized as "the Visit Nepal decade" and that the year 2025 will be marked as a special year for tourism during the joint assembly of the federal parliament.
3. NEPAL DECLARES 2025 TO BE A "SPECIAL YEAR FOR TOURISM"