Stories Tagged 'Foreign direct investment'
The private sector has urged the government to come up with a clear policy to balance the small and sensitive domestic businesses with foreign investment as the government prepares for an investment friendly policy by amending the Foreign Investment and Technology Transfer Act.full story »
Nepal, a resource-strained least developed country (LDC), needs capital. There are no ifs, and or buts about it. It has had the LDC status since 1971.full story »
Advancements in technology have made a huge economic impact on modern Nepalfull story »
International companies have pledged foreign direct investment (FDI) worth Rs34.91 billion in the industrial sector in the first eight months of the fiscal year, which is more than double the amount promised during the whole of 2016-17.full story »
Migrants’ remittances, one of the largest and reliable sources of external funds for developing countries, have been soaring in recent years. Although they are second only to foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows with respect to scale, remittances amount to over three times the value of official development aid and eight times private capital. These flows have surged five-fold in the past 15 years. This upsurge as well as the potential for remittances to lower poverty and economic vulnerability, improve family welfare, and accelerate economic development has renewed academic and public policy interest on the issue.full story »
In development literature, foreign direct investment (FDI) is regarded as being instrumental for the economic growth of all countries, particularly the developing ones.full story »