Promoting Trade Relations through Economic Diplomacy

Promoting Trade Relations through Economic Diplomacy

Having as ultimate goal the advancement and promotion of Asian nations’ and regions’ trade and commercial relations, as well as their full internationalisation in the context of globalisation, the Promoting Trade Relations through Economic Diplomacy Programme intends to highlight the unexplored opportunities that enhanced diplomatic relations could bring to the economy and trade of Asian countries and regions, and to help establishing the permanent channels of communication and interaction among them and other world actors. The Programme, an initiative undertaken by AIDIA with the support of international economic organisations and Asian financial institutions, comprises conferences by qualified experts, dialogues and brainstorming roundtables, as well as high level technical workshops and trainings, which are organised and implemented in close collaboration with the countries’ ministries for economy and trade, commercial departments of diplomatic missions, chambers of commerce, think tanks and universities, and international business associations.

Events List

Nepal Foreign Policy Conference 2017

The Asian Institute of Diplomacy and International Affairs (AIDIA) - foreign policy think-tank based in Kathmandu, in Cooperation with Mid-Western University successfully hosted conference on "Revisiting Nepal's Foreign Policy in Contemporary Global Power Structure” on April 1, 2017 in Yak and Yeti Hotel Kathmandu. The conference is jointly inaugurated by three former ministers of Nepal Mr. Ramesh Naat Read more

Round Table meeting on “Opportunities and Challenges on Alternative Energy Investment in Nepal”

The Round Table Meeting on “Opportunities and Challenges on Alternative Energy Investment in Nepal” was jointly hosted by Asian Institute of Diplomacy & International Affairs (AIDIA) and Alternative Energy Promotion Centre (GoN, Ministry of Population and Environmen Read more

Interaction Program with Ethiopian Ambassador to South Asia

Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) and Asian Institute of Diplomacy & International Affairs (AIDIA) jointly organized an interaction program with H.E. Mr. Asfaw Dingamo, the ambassador of Ethiopia to South Asia at FNCCI Secretariat, Teku on 22nd December 2016.

In the interaction program, H.E. Asfaw shared the experiences of Ethiopian Economic Development. He told that both Ethiopia and Nepal are landlo Read more

Interactive Session on "Trade and Investment Opportunites in Afghanistan"

AIDIA has organized an Interactive session on “Trade and Business Opportunities in Afghanistan” with H.E Mr. Shaida Mohammad Abdali (Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to India and Nepal) with the joint collaboration of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to India & Nepal on 4th March 2015. There were  thirty five participants from the diffrent business departments, medias and acedmics.

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Symposium in Ethiopian Culture

AIDIA has organized a Symposium in Ethiopian Culture. The Program initially started with the welcome note Ms. Saru Shilpakar (Associate Director, AIDIA). Akililu Kebede Erena (Economic Officer of Embassy of Ethiopia to India, Thailand, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka & Nepal) has displayed half an hour video on Ethiopian Culture. Participants has asked the queries and the program ended.

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A Round Table Meeting on Business Opportunities for Nepalese in Ethiopia

 AIDIA has organized A Round Table Meeting on Business Opportunites for Nepalese in Ethiopia in the presence of Her Excellence Genet Zewide (Abassador of Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia to India, Thailand, Bangladesh, Sri Lank & Nepal). There were twenty five participants from the diffrent sectors. H.E. Genet Zewide has highlighted the ethipion history and social and economic development process in Ethiopia. S Read more

A Talk Program on India-Nepal Economic and Cultural Relations

Mr Ashish Sinha (First Secretary of Commerce Wing/ Director of Indian Cultural Relations, Nepal) has delivered a talk on January 3, 2015 in Bridgewater International College in Sinamangal organized by AIDIA. The main theme of the program is to deliver a dialogue on economy and cultural relationship in between India and Nepal. Mr Sinha has talked about friendly diplomacy relationship of Nepal and India. Majority of the participants were from u Read more

Workshop on "Effective Business, Leadership and Strategic Management"

AIDIA has organized a Workshop on “Effective Business, Leadership and Strategic Management” in Joint collaboration with Youth Legend and JYSP on January 14, 2015 in Mike’s Breakfast Baluwatar. Dr. Christopher Lingle was the Guest Speaker of the Workshop. Around 30 people has attended the workshop including Folio magazine and Nepal Council of World Affairs. Dr Lingle has talked in depth about the entrepreneurs, entrepreneurshi Read more

A Round Table Meeting on China's Impact on Emerging Market Economies

AIDIA has organized a round table meeting on ‘China’s Impacts on Emerging Economic Markets’ in collaboration with NMB Bank on January 6, 2015. The Guest Speaker of the Program was Dr. Christopher Lingle (International Political Economic Advisor of AIDIA). There were twenty participants including NMB bank staffs and editor of Folio Magazine. Dr, Lingle has delivered insightful information in China’s role in South Asia&rs Read more