KATHMANDU, March 15: Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) today organised a rally in the Capital on the occasion of Global Money Week, March 9-17, to mark its financial literacy campaign. The rally, was started from Basantapur and ended with a corner meet at Balmiki Campus, Exhibition Road.
“Our country doesn’t have much savings, which is why we have remained backward,” he said. “We need to save more and that should be done at a personal level.”
The NRB governor further informed the students that if they develop saving habit from school they could spend their savings for higher education and other requirements. He also urged them to deposit (save) money at formal and reliable financial institutions.NRB had launched the ‘NRB with students’ initiative some two years back to promote financial literacy.