The vulnerable situation of Nepali ATM and banks is now known to everyone. We used to listen about ATM card skimming and other frauds but this time, we heard about a new attack. Chinese hackers hacked PIN and security system of the Nepali banks through ATM and withdrew cash. They were caught in the act and now this has shown that the banking system is very vulnerable. After the event, Nepal Rastra Bank or NRB ordered IT and security audit for all banks.
Xiaomi started as a company in 2010 and it has just been 9 years. On July 22nd of 2019, the company announced its entrance in Fortune 500 global list. The list is very reputed all over the world and it is compiled by the famous Fortune magazine. According to the PR we received, Xiaomi corporation is in 468th position. They also hold position number 7 in Internet Service and retail sector list. They are the youngest company in this year’s list.
Khalti is a very popular online wallet in Nepal. They have a very good reputation and they also got a license of payment service provider from NRB. Now they are enabling a new feature that allows users to pay directly for Demat and MeroShare renewal fees. Usually, users need to go to the office of their capital or depository participant (DP). Khalti requires users to enter some necessary information and they can pay in realtime using their wallet.
Chaudhary Group’s plan to launch new telecom service is going forward strongly. The group is now partnering with Huawei Technologies. CG signed a deal of $100 million with Huawei. They are planning to start a revolutionary 4G service. The company also partnered with Turkish LifeCell a few months back. They want to bring change just like Indian Reliance Jio in Nepal. They are doing huge investments for this. NTC and Ncell are the current biggest telecom players of Nepal but CG is planning to shake things up.
Huawei and Call Mobility issued an official statement for the Nepali market. In order to address the confusion and uncertainty of the people, they are giving a promise. Huawei Nepal money back guarantee is a new program where the company has assured for 100% refund if certain applications don’t work. According to the briefing we got during Huawei’s statement regarding US-China trade debacle, current phones are going to get security patches. They are also going to roll out Android Q for many devices.
Corsair Nepal has officially stepped in with its huge range of products. They are an American company that specializes in computer hardware. Entering of Corsair adds new options for computer and desktop enthusiasts. Pine Overseas Pvt. Ltd. is the official distributor for Nepal. Corsair steps in Nepal with its popular products in such as Spec series casing, Vengeance RAM modules, SSD and power supplies.
The field of Artificial Intelligence is moving forward rapidly. Nepali experts and enthusiasts are also very active in this field. Fusemachines and Artificial Intelligence for Development (AID) are organizing an event in Nepal. This is Nepal’s first AI Expo and it plans to feature the best projects of this field. The expo is going to happen on August 24th, 2019. All industry experts and academics can submit project and papers for AI Expo Nepal 2019.
Television operators have finally converted to digital terrestrial in Nepal. Now the government has decided that foreign channels should have a clean feed. This means they can’t have foreign advertisements. It is a challenging paradigm shift in television but it can improve Nepal’s ad business. Television Clean Feed Policy in Nepal can bring lots of opportunities but with some challenges.
Huawei stepped in Nepal in 2014 and it has been serving for more than 5 years. They are very large mobile brand in Nepal. Also, they are one of the biggest telecom equipment supplier in our country. Huawei is also the world’s second-biggest smartphone manufacturer. They are also leading telecom equipment seller in the entire world. They have huge dominance in technology and now most importantly 5G. Huawei is now impacted by the USA-China Trade war. The company called media officials to shed some light on the issues and this is Huawei Nepals explanation.
The Internet is awesome and with all the information for free. It is obviously the best thing of this century. Nepal is gaining a huge number of internet users day by day very fast. As the people are starting to use features and service like Social Media, YouTube, e-commerce, e-Learning, chatting and file sharing. Therefore many households in Nepal are getting an internet connection. Many people may be confused among companies so we made a list of best top 5 Internet Service Providers (ISP) in Nepal.