Kathmandu, Nepal


Category: Newsletter


Aloi Newsletter (January 2023)

Aloi Receives National Geographic Society Funding

Together, we’re creating a world that’s more connected and inspired.

We are excited to announce that the National Geographic Society has given significant support to Aloi to accelerate our growth and achieve our vision. Thank you National Geographic Society for their continued trust and support!

Jill Tiefenthaler (left) CEO of National Geographic Society and Sonika Manandhar (right) CTO of Aloi in Korea [Photo Credit: Sonika Manandhar]

More Partnerships Announcements

Pourakhi Nepal

Returnee migrants


Solar power for agriculture and EVs

Nepal Thopa Sinchai

Greenhouses and drip irrigation

We’re honoured that Tiffany Tong, our CEO, has been chosen as a fellow out of 4000+ applicants from around the world for this accelerator program.

With a refreshing break, our team is geared up with strategy and enthusiasm for 2023


Aloi Newsletter (December 2022)

Partnerships Launched with Two of Nepal’s Largest Banks

Aloi and NMB Bank announce strategic partnerships for Digital Financing.

The agreement between Aloi and NMB Bank aims to leverage each other’s resources and skills in order to deliver innovative solutions to green and sustainable financing, beginning with the electric vehicle market in Kathmandu.

Aloi and Nabil Bank Limited has join hands for Digital Green Financing

The collaboration between Aloi and Nabil Bank seeks to provide digital lending services to electric vehicle entrepreneurs through Aloi’s digital loan and repayment tracking system.


Aloi Newsletter (November 2022)

Team Aloi has reached a new milestone!

We have digitally disbursed over US$400,000 in loans to support micro-entrepreneurs

Example of our loans: with National Microfinance, we assisted 16 female and 2 male borrowers with loans, driving training, and licenses. Most of them were either unemployed or earning minimal wages from manual labor. They are now earning a decent living as Safa Tempo (EV small buses) drivers. We are currently expanding to our next cohort of drivers!


We are always looking for great talent to join our team. 
Please help share our job postings to your networks: 

Currently we are looking for a Senior .NET Developer and Customer Development Officer. Do you know anyone suitable? 


Aloi Newsletter (October 2022)

There have been many achievements in October, find out in our newsletter Also, can you help us? We’re looking to expand in the following agriculture value chains in Nepal: cardamom, ginger, lentils, and fisheries. Do you have any partner suggestions (organizations or companies) for us?  


Aloi Newsletter (September 2022)

Find out more about Aloi’s September achievements in our newsletter. Also, can you help us? Do you have any wholesale lender recommendations for us? We’re especially looking for lenders working in Nepal and Indonesia! 

Wholesale Lending

Aloi Newsletter (August 2022)

Find out more about Aloi’s wholesale green lending model in our newsletter. Also can you help us? Do you know anyone who can help us soar higher? We would love to have a chat! Thank you very much in advance. E.g.

  • Clients (wholesale lenders, BFIs)
  • Guarantee Fund supporters
  • Investors (we’re still raising our seed round!)

Aloi’s Quarterly(May-July) Newsletter

Here’s our quarterly (May to July) newsletter! Let us all look back at the progress we’ve made and reflect on the recognition we got from organizations like One Young WorldStandard Chartered and GIZ. For more quarterly updates like these, subscribe by clicking on the top left corner in the newsletter.

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Quarterly Newsletter

Here’s our latest quarterly newsletter with all the updates of our progress and our crowdfunding campaign!

Aeloi quaterly newsletter

1 Year Anniversary + Quarterly Newsletter

Celebrate our 1 year anniversary with us! Here’s our latest quarterly newsletter.

Please subscribe to follow future updates.


October 2019 Newsletter – Summer of Growth

It’s been a busy 3 months at Aloi. Read about our updates in our quarterly newsletter.


Featured in Singularity University’s Newsletter

Our co-founders met in 2017 at the Singularity University Global Solutions Program. As alumnae, we were mentioned in the Singularity University newsletter recently: ‘Tiffany Tong and Sonika Manandhar (GSP17) saw their startup Aeloi win the Women MSME Fintech Innovation Fund for their business that “uses digital tokens to channel impact investments into micro-enterprises.”’

Thank you for the SU network’s support!

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