KATHMANDU: The Office of the Investment Board Nepal (OIBN) and School of Management, Tribhuvan University (SoMTU) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding mutual cooperation and promotion of various sectors including in research. Mr. Balaram Rijyal, Joint Secretary of OIBN and Prof. Dr. Mahananda Chalise, Director of SoMTU, jointly inked the MoU representing their respective organizations.
The MoU paves the way for OIBN and SoMTU to collaborate on various research, schedule lectures and different domestic and international promotional events. Students at SoMTU will also get internship opportunities at OIBN as per their academic needs.
At the signing ceremony, OIBN CEO Mr. Maha Prasad Adhikari said research by interns will be a great support to Investment Board Nepal (IBN), in making crucial decisions regarding investment. OIBN joint secretary, Mr. Rijal, expressed his confidence that the MoU would be utilized for developing a knowledge base on FDI in Nepal. Prof. Dr. Chalise stated that joint efforts from both organizations will be instrumental in identifying and promoting investment related issues. OIBN has also signed a similar MoU with Kathmandu University. ♦