‘National strategy to promote agribusiness key’

Kathmandu, November 19:

Prof Dr R P Chaudhary has underlined the need of a national strategy to strengthen and develop a partnership among the government, private sector and farmers to promote agribusiness. “An effective strategy is essential to promote agribusiness in the globalised era after Nepal’s membership to WTO,” he said, addressing a national policy dialogue programme

on promotion of agribusiness in Nepal, organised by SAWTEE and Agro Enterprise Centre at FNCCI. The participants said that the government, in collaboration with private sector and other stakeholders, should take adequate measures for quality control, investment, and market access.