Empowering Nepal seminar in Seoul to lure Korean investors
KATHMANDU, Nov 2: Nepali Embassy in Seoul, Non-Resident Nepalis (NRNs) and Korean Partner House are jointly organizing a three-day international seminar on ´Empowering Nepal - 2012´ in Seoul from Sunday in a bid to lure potential investors from South Korea to put their money in Nepal.
A delegation of Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) under the leadership of its President Suraj Vaidya left for Seoul on Friday to take part in the seminar.
"The seminar will cover areas such as investment prospects in hydropower and tourism sector in Nepal," FNCCI said issuing a press statement.
The seminar will showcase Nepal as a profitable investment destination to the international investors, shedding light on its laws and regulations. The seminar is scheduled to be addressed by Dipendra Bahadur Kshetry, vice-chairperson of National Planning Commission (NPC), different ministers from the Korean government and private sector leaders.
The seminar would also touch on issues related to the development assistance of South Korean government to Nepal and bilateral trade.
"Officials from FNCCI will hold business-to-business meetings with private sector leaders of South Korea," reads the statement.