Foreign Direct Investment

Foreign Investment & 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.

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)
  • Evaluating the overall risk associated with the portfolio
  • Nepal Telecom Authority (NTA)

Joint Venture & Foreign Collaborations

From letter of intent to the closing of the transaction, we maintain a focus on the successful execution of every aspect of deal along with maximum value for our clients. We also offer service to our clients from structuring of their foreign investment from entry to exit.


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.