neftalk is a discussion series which aims at addressing the gap on pertinent economic development issues.

May 03, 2012

US Ambassador H.E Scott DeLisi describes the economic potential of Nepal. The Ambassador provides his perspective on the Nepali economy during his two years of stay and talks about what he sees unfolding in the future. 

May 03, 2012

Insolvency laws in Nepal have been around for nearly half a decade, a case relating to liquidation already in the Appellate Court, and more financial institutions being asked to go in for liquidation. This neftalk highlights the situation of the country in terms of the Insolvency Act and what can be done to improve the choices faced by companies and organizations facing liquidation, with emphasis being placed on the possibility of revival through restructuring and takeovers. 

August 02, 2011

Blair Glencorse, who is associated with Institute for State Effectiveness (ISE), talks about the impetus for Nepalis to change their outlook and overcome the distrust in the government, and potential for the market to draw from the ongoing turnaround and transformation in Bihar. 

June 10, 2011

Douglas Brooks discusses the implications of Asia’s growing middle class for global rebalancing, and economic development and poverty reduction in the region. 

March 10, 2011

Much has been said about the problems with tourism in this country, but is there a way we can look at the silver lining in the dark clouds to fully unleash Nepal's potential?