KATHMANDU, April 30: Embassy of India, Kathmandu in collaboration with the Investment Board of Nepal (IBN) and Nepal India Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NICCI) organized a Post Investment Summit India-Nepal B2B Meet in Kathmandu on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, April 28: The third Investment Summit commenced in Kathmandu with Finance Minister Barshman Pun emphasizing Nepal’s potential as a premier destination for international investment.

KATHMANDU, April 28: The government has planned to call for letters of intent for 20 hydropower projects- in the 3rd Investment Summit. The two-day summit is commencing in the federal capital today.

With over 100 ethnic groups practicing over 10 different religions living in complete harmony speaks highly of Nepal’s cultural heritage. This is Nepal’s strength, and this is where investment is needed for sustainable growth to preserve and thrive. We can make Nepal a haven for sustainable tourism and further grow this industry that is already a mainstay of the country’s economy.

The investment summit will have a long-term impact, showcasing the possibility and opportunity of investment. The task of elucidating Nepal to investors and enticing them for investment can be accomplished during the investment summit. Its results become evident in the long run, as investors evaluate the development potential of the projects presented at the summit. At present, the risk-bearing capacity of investors has decreased.

Nepal is gearing up for the much-awaited Investment Summit slated for April 28-29. The investment summit expects to bring in a huge amount of foreign direct investment to usher the country's prosperity. However, it is troubling to note that a number of laws that need to be amended to attract foreign investors in Nepal are still pending ratification in the parliament as opposition parties have mounted parliamentary obstruction demanding formation of a parliamentary committee to probe scams involving the amount deposited in a number of cooperatives.

KATHMANDU, April 10: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has pledged to amend 12 laws through an ordinance aimed at boosting investment during. The PM made the pledge while addressing the 58th Annual General Meeting of the Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI).

KATHMANDU, March 28: A team of high-level investors from Britain is going to come to the investment summit to be organized in Kathmandu in April.

KATHMANDU, March 23: Finance Minister Barshaman Pun has invited Martin Raiser, World Bank's Vice-President for the South Asia Region, to participate in the third investment summit scheduled in Kathmandu from April 28.

KATHMANDU, Jan 11: Finance Minister Dr Prakash Sharan Mahat has invited investors of India and other countries to participate in the Investment Summit scheduled to be held on April 28 and 29 in Kathmandu.

As the government gears up for yet another investment summit on April 21-22, 2024, there is a palpable sense of skepticism lingering in the air. The shadows of unfulfilled promises in the past loom large over the upcoming event, and stakeholders are rightfully concerned that this summit might turn out to be another ceremonial exercise rather than a catalyst for tangible change.

KATHMANDU, Nov 28: While the government has stepped up its efforts to conduct another investment summit, experts and private sector stakeholders have criticized the government for failing to implement necessary provisions that were committed in the previous editions to attract the foreign direct investment (FDI).

KATHMANDU, Nov 26: The government is going to hold an investment summit to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) in the country.

Province 5 organizing investment summit

January 28, 2020 10:24 am

RUPANDEHI, Jan 28: The Province 5 government is all set to organize an investment summit in April to attract investment in the province.

KATHMANDU, March 31: With the successful organization of the two-day investment summit, the government has said that the real journey to work with foreign investors has now started.

Follow on MoUs, commitments

March 31, 2019 02:25 am

Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli made all the right noises about Nepal’s need for foreign investment on the opening ceremony of Investment Summit on Friday. He presented the case of Nepal confidently, exuberating enthusiasm while addressing the delegates and the investors. The prime minister told the investors what actually they wanted to hear.


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KATHMANDU, March 30: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has vowed to protect the investments of foreign investors in Nepal and 'guarantee' their profits, as part of the government efforts to woo foreign investment .

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KATHMANDU, March 29: Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation, Barshaman Pun, has said that the government has put energy in top priority as the sector is the major basis of country's economic transformation.

KATHMANDU, March 29: Minister for Finance Yuba Raj Khatiwada has said that recent legal and regulatory reforms carried out by the government will make investing easier in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, March 29: As the government is all prepared to host the much-hyped Investment Summit from Friday to Saturday, security agencies have said that the security arrangements for the summit have been completed. Various high profile guests and investors have already arrived for the summit which will be inaugurated by Prime Minister KP Oli on Friday.

KATHMANDU, March 29: Nepal Investment Summit 2019 is going to kick off in the capital Friday, with the country eyeing billions of dollars in foreign investment in key development sectors, to attain the goal of a prosperous Nepal.

The government is hosting Investment Summit starting from Friday in Kathmandu at a time when it is being criticized for not being able to create an investment-friendly environment.

Invest in Nepal

March 28, 2019 02:00 am

More than 600 participants from 40 countries will participate in the Investment Summit to be held in Kathmandu from Friday. Nepal Investment Board (NIB) has prepared a list of 77 projects (50 public and 27 private) to be presented at the Summit.

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KATHMANDU, March 27: Nepal International Trade Fair, organized by the Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) in coordination with the government and local stakeholders, is set to begin on Thursday.

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KATHMANDU, March 15: Investment Board Nepal (IBN) has prepared a list of 50 projects for showcasing to foreign investors at the Nepal Investment Summit 2019 scheduled for March 29 and 30.

KATHMANDU, Feb 26: Nepali Ambassador to China Leela Mani Paudyal has said that it is the best time for Chinese investors to invest in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Feb 3: Back in March 2017, Nepal received foreign direct investment pledges amounting to $13.51 billion and many hoped something big was going to happen in the country.

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: The government is planning to host another investment summit in March next year to promote Nepal as ‘a lucrative destination’ for investment.