Foreign Direct Investment

Foreign direct investment is critical for developing and emerging market countries. The developed world also needs cross-border investment. Economic transformation can be materialized with the support of global investors. Any investor who wants to secure his mega investment, and make decision in an effective and efficient manner to safeguard such investment requires expertise and experience. We provide the range of services to our clients in the given area.

Foreign Investment and Business Incorporation

Foreign investment generally includes equity investment and loan investment. We offer services from structuring of foreign investment, incorporation of local venture, regulatory & licensing approvals, advising on compliance issues along with suitable exit strategies.

Entry Strategy

We suggest, plan and implement entry strategy for your business by doing a detailed analysis of the regulatory environment, evaluate alternative entry options and decide best fit option.

Location Study

We conduct location studies by evaluating the relative advantage of different locations based on well-defined multi perspective geographic, political, economic parameters, including fiscal incentives, rebates and tax concessions.

Regulatory Approvals

We assist our clients to get approvals from all government bodies whether it is for approval of FDI, or incorporating a company or setting up an office, or starting business operation or Repatriation of income/investment in all possible forms. An illustrative list of government bodies from where approval may be required is given below:

  • Department of Industries (DOI)
  • Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB)
  • Investment Board of Nepal (IBN)
  • Company Registrar’s Office (CRO)
  • Inland Revenue Department (IRD)
  • Department of Food Technology and Quality Control (DFTQC)
  • Department of Drug Management
  • Department of Mines and Geology
  • Department of Electricity Development
  • Ministry of Education
  • Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN)
  • Nepal Telecom Authority (NTA)
We provide one stop shop for all regulatory approvals

Start-Up Support

We organize the office infrastructure and manpower during the ‘in transit period’ of a company when it is in the process of setting up, including acting as a nominee resident directors.

Project Management

Project management in Nepal, includes identification of industrial location, necessary clearances from government bodies and facilitating relationship with key service providers and contractors, all matched and monitored against pre-defined milestones.

Secretarial Support

Assisting the management in drafting and maintaining statutory records, minutes of meetings (Annual, Shareholders, Board), appointment and resignation of key personnel, increase/reduction of capital, dividend declaration, change of registered office etc and if required, assist in closure of office and liquidation of entity.

Immigration

A global economy requires a global business strategy, which invariably involves the need to move people across borders. Business planning also requires taking a strategic approach to immigration. Our team has the commercial acumen, the local acquaintances, and the wealth of experience to help our clients gain maximum value from immigration and mobility strategy.We support our clients to get Business Visa and Working Visa as per the requirement.

Repatriation

Due to the requirement of various regulatory approvals, Repatriation of income /investment is also a challenge for some foreign investors. We provide support service to such investors for obtaining timely approval for repatriation.