Winner of Yamaha’s weekly lucky draw—'Cash-In-O' offer
MAW Enterprises, the authorized distributor of Yamaha motorcycles and scooters in Nepal, has announced its 9th winner of the 'Cash-In-O' weekly draw. Thagendra Thapa of  Itahari became the ninth winner of Yamaha's Dashain scheme and won Rs 100,000. The company introduced 'Cash-In-O' or 'Cash Instant Offer' where the buyers of Yamaha two-wheelers would get a discount of  Rs 7,000 and the chance to win Rs 100,000 in the weekly lucky draw. The company has also offered a brand new Skoda Rapid as the bumper prize. Amongst the previous winners of the lucky draw were Dipendra Basnet, Richa Shrestha, Ayush Shakya, Nagendra Shrestha, Balika Khanal, Mirana Global Pvt. Ltd., Shovan Ghimire and Ram Jung Gurung. The scheme lasted till the end of Kartik.

J4 Sports unveils the Logo and Jersey of Pokhara Rhinos

Jagdamba Sports Pvt. Ltd.- J4 Sports, the newest sporting venture of Shanker Group, in association with Everest Premier League held an unveiling ceremony to announce the official team logo, players and jersey of “Pokhara Rhinos”- a cricket team taking part in the Everest Premier League (EPL). Pokhara Rhinos consisting of a magnificent line-up of players to represent the beautiful city of Pokhara, will rock the Nation by its performance in the Everest Premier League that will kick off on 19th December. The team “Pokhara Rhinos” is led by Marque Player- Shakti Gauchan as the team captain and is accompanied by star players Binod Bhandari and Rajesh Pulami Magar along with Sushan Bhari, Bikram Sob, Saurabh Khanal, Nurdhoj Sen, Santosh Bhatta, Kishor Mahato, Bipin Khatri and Sunil Dhamala. The team organized a Talent Hunt in Pokhara on 18th November to find a talented player who will be playing alongside the announced players in the tournament. Three foreign players will also be joining the team. J4 sports- for Sports, the sporting initiation, is sponsored by Rhino 500D TMT Rebar, Super MI, Leon Motors Pvt. Ltd.- Mitsubishi and Jagdamba.

Launch of Mahindra Gusto

Agni Moto Inc. the sole distributor of Mahindra Two wheelers has launched the all-new Mahindra Gusto RS in Nepal. The Mahindra Gusto RS adds some freshness to the Gusto series with an aesthetic update on the 110 cc versions. With sporty body graphics it comes in two color variants, the red and white as well as the blue and white. Mechanically, the 109.6 cc single-cylinder, air-cooled engine that is tuned to produce 8 bhp of power and 9 Nm of peak torque powers the scooter. The Gusto RS comes with 12-inch tires and also has a significant level of ground clearance measuring 165mm with a much wider seat. It also has an enormous fuel storage capacity of 6 liters and comes fitted with an innovative pocket-like storage facility just under the display panel. It’s thoughtfully designed for quick and easy access.The introductory price for the scooter is Rs 1,67,500.


Samsung Employee Volunteer Program

Samsung (South Korea) collaborated with Better World in organizing the ‘Samsung Employee Volunteer Program,’ with the aim of helping to develop and benefit young Nepali minds in the field of technology. A team of 26 Samsung employees came down from Korea and participated in the program alongside Samsung Nepal’s employees. In an effort to help aspiring women entrepreneurs, the Samsung Team organized a special Women Entrepreneurship Program where they conducted graphic designing and photoshop classes for them. The Samsung Team also imparted IT education to around 100 Nepali students and trained 10 computer teachers from seven different schools. The IT equipment that was being used for the training were all brought from Korea and were donated to the school at the end of the program to continue the training and education program in the future. As per the press release, Samsung estimates that approximately a total of 7000 students will benefit from this program. The workshop started on 11th November and concluded on 17th November 2017. After a site survey and interactions with the management team, Gyan Sindhu Academy was selected as the project site for the workshop. The highlights from the IT workshop included the Samsung Team training students of Gyan Sindhu Academy (GSA) from grade 7 and 8 about MS PowerPoint and 26 students of GSA from Grade 9 plus higher grade students from other local schools about HTML. GSA alumni and other invited higher grade students were trained under the Women Entrepreneurship Program and the Samsung Team trained 10 administration staff members in MS Excel and 10 teachers from GSA and other local schools combined, in MS PowerPoint, in the Teacher Training Program. The Samsung team also participated in the mural painting after the completion of these classes

Ncell’s new voice packs at affordable tariffs
Ncell has introduced four new voice packs, which enable prepaid customers to enjoy more talk times at more affordable rates. Customers can now enjoy up to 700 minutes in a month with the new voice pack. The new voice packs have come into effect from 23rd November for a period of 90 days. Under these packs, customers depending upon their talk time requirement can subscribe to daily, weekly and monthly voice packs. Customers can now also subscribe a three-day voice pack. Under the new offer, customers can now enjoy a daily voice pack of  20 minutes talk time at Rs 15 including taxes. New weekly voice pack offers 120 minutes talk time at Rs 70 including taxes. Likewise, the newly introduced three day voice pack offers 50 minutes of talk time at Rs 30 including taxes. Similarly, a monthly voice pack of 700 minutes talk time is available at Rs 300, which means customers who buy the new monthly voice pack can enjoy calls at 43 paisa per minute. Daily voice pack minutes are valid for 24 hours, while validity of weekly voice pack minutes is seven days. Similarly, a 3-day voice pack has a validity of 3 days and monthly voice pack is valid for 30 days. Once the validity period expires or talk time finishes, customer will be charged at the prevailing tariff. Prevailing charge for on net call is Rs 2.50 (including taxes) per minute. All voice pack minutes are applicable to make a call to any Ncell number. Customers can dial 17118 and buy voice packs by listening to information about each voice pack. In USSD method, customers can dial *17118# and follow instruction to subscribe to any voice pack. Similarly, customers can send an SMS to 17118 to buy packs. Customers need to type the price of the pack and send an SMS to 17118. For example, customers will have to type 15 for Daily voice pack, 30 for 3-Day voice pack, 70 for weekly voice pack and 300 for Monthly voice pack and send it to 17118 for activation. To get more information, one can dial *901#. And to know the expiry date of the remaining minutes, customer can type S and send an SMS to 17118.