Shreejana Rana has become the first female president of Nepal India Chamber of Commerce and Industries (NICCI). Outgoing president of the chamber, Saurya SJB Rana, handed over the presidency to Rana at a ceremony held in Kathmandu on December 5. She was previously serving as the Vice President of the chamber.
Speaking at the 25th AGM of NICCI, the new President said she intended to further promote tourism between Nepal and India by creating a platform for bilateral cooperation through a working forum. She said that she hopes to take forward the important initiatives already set in motion by NICCI from coordination between bi-national chambers, ensuring consistent and corresponding recommendations to discussions of foreign trade, transit, railways and hydropower.