Kathmandu Marriott Hotel celebrates the festive season
Christmas celebrations at Kathmandu Marriott Hotel kickstarted with the tree lighting ceremony on December 7, 2019. All set to welcome Santa, the hotel hosted a Christmas Eve festive buffet dinner on Christmas Eve at its multi-cuisine restaurant, Thamel Kitchen. The next day a special brunch was organized for kids. Kathmandu Marriott Hotel then celebrated its first new year's eve as guests enjoyed an elegant evening of dancing and dining at the ballroom, coupled with live performances by artists Mukti & Revivals, DJ Quinn and an exclusive belly dancing show. For those looking for a quieter evening, there was a New Year's Eve Gala Dinner at Thamel Kitchen.

Entries for PROstyle Manhunt International Nepal 2020 announced



PROstyle, a male grooming range from Dabur Nepal, has signed an MoU with Group of Event Entertainer (GEE) for their title sponsorship of PROstyle Manhunt International 2020, amidst an event organized by Rain Restaurant, Jawalakhel on December 23. This year being its 7th, PROstyle has been partnering with GEE to host events. This event was attended by the media, former Manhunt winners and other key people from the industry.

Himalayan Distillery Limited Approves 171 % Dividend through its 19th AGM
The 19th Annual General Meeting of Himalayan Distilleries Ltd. (HDL), was held in Birgunj on December 17, chaired by Akhileshwor Prasad Singh who has approved a final dividend of 102.63% (cash dividend of 52.63% plus bonus shares of 50%) for the financial year that ended on July 16. With the interim dividend of 68.42% declared earlier, the total dividend for FY 2018-19 of 171.05% is the highest dividend declared by any publicly listed company in Nepal, other than that of a multinational. HDL is the leading alco-beverages company in Nepal, established 19 years ago with state-of-the-art technology and world-class blenders with a family blending legacy of over 50 years.

Laxmi Bank held its 19th Annual General Meeting
Laxmi Bank’s 19th Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held on December 22 in
Kathmandu. The AGM approved the proposal of distribution of 10% Bonus Shares and 5% Cash Dividend on the current paid up capital of the bank. With this, the paid up capital of the bank shall grow up to NPR 9.81 Billion after distribution of the bonus shares approved by the AGM. The AGM discussed and approved the Directors’ Report and the Financial Statements for the financial year 2018/019 (2075/76). The AGM also ratified the appointment of directors representing Promoter shareholders in the Board of Directors of the bank.

Sake Varieties Fiesta concluded at Sapporo Japanese Restaurant



Sapporo Japanese Restaurant, in collaboration with Maharjan International Pvt. Ltd., hosted a gathering on December 16 focused on teaching participants more about Japanese sake under the expert guidance brought by the sake importer in Nepal, Maharjan International Pvt. Ltd. Some of the varieties of sake presented in the event were Karatamba, Sawa no Tsuru, Okuno Matsu and Sayuri.

Gopal Singh Da Dhaba’ festival commenced at Dining Park



Dining Park Restaurant and Lounge Bar, located at Mid- Baneshwor, has come up with its own mouthwatering food promotion festival of juicy kebabs and flavorsome biryani starting from December 26 and continuing till January 9. This food festival is one of the signature events organized by Dining Park and is led by celebrity chef, Gopal Singh. Some of the dishes presented at the festival include kalmi chicken biryani, sarso ke saag, paneer tikka, rumali roti, naan roti, korma and gajar ko haluwa.