Kathmandu, Sept 7 . –Bottlers Nepal (Terai) Limited (BNTL) has been awarded the first position for the Best Presented Annual Report (BPA) 2020 under General Sector (Others) category in an event organized by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal (ICAN). The award is given to BNTL for its outstanding presentation, detailed disclosure & transparency of information presented in the annual accounts for the fiscal year 2076/77.
Bottlers Nepal Ltd (BNL) had also been recognized as the 1st Runner-up by ICAN in the same category last year.
Corporate governance and compliance are something that BNTL has inherited as its DNA from its internal process and proven system. BNTL believes that it is critical to build trust with all the stakeholders including customers, suppliers, and shareholders. The BPA Award for 2020 is a testimony of the corporate governance and compliance practices followed each year by both BNL & BNTL.
The award was presented by Honorable CA Madan Sharma, President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal (ICAN) to Mr. Rajeev Tandon, Country Finance Manager and Mr. Ashok Mandal, Finance Controller of Bottlers Nepal Limited on August 29, 2021 at a function held by ICAN.
Speaking about the award, Mr. Pradip Pandey, Managing Director of Bottlers Nepal Limited said, “Bottlers Nepal (Terai) Limited is highly honored to be recognized by ICAN. I would like to express my sincere thanks to the team for their dedication in ensuring our beverages are a part of life’s everyday moments in Nepal, while doing business the right way.”
About Coca-Cola in Nepal
Coca-Cola in Nepal refreshes consumers across the country through its core product offerings of Coca-Cola, Sprite, Fanta and Kinley, and impacts thousands as a System. The Company works with WWF Nepal, WaterAid Nepal and Smartpaani on innovative integrated water management solutions for water conservation, water replenishment and to improve livelihoods of communities.
As part of The Coca-Cola Company’s commitment towards a ‘World Without Waste’, Coca-Cola Nepal has been working with Himalayan Climate Initiative and GIZ for a PET Recollection Social enterprise that encourages recycling of PET waste in Kathmandu and recently partnered with Creasion to establish a responsible PET recovery and recycling hub in Chitwan. Through the STAR Retailer training program, Coca-Cola Nepal is also empowering women retailers, in line with The Coca-Cola Company’s global 5BY20 initiative. Coca-Cola Nepal continually engages in locally relevant initiations to bring about a positive difference to the lives of communities across the country.