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Gov't: PH wins in Duterte trips - Inquirer.net

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 21:12:56 GMT

Inquirer.net

Gov't: PH wins in Duterte trips
Inquirer.net
Economic managers were optimistic President Duterte's overseas visits would bring in $59.3 billion in economic benefits, fending off criticisms that the foreign trips were all for naught amid declining foreign direct investments (FDIs). In a text ...

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Korea's Deepened High Cost Structure Drives Out Korean SMEs Abroad - BusinessKorea

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 12:35:35 GMT

BusinessKorea

Korea's Deepened High Cost Structure Drives Out Korean SMEs Abroad
BusinessKorea
According to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) on October 11, Korean companies' foreign direct investment (FDI) which had been US$6.159 billion in the first quarter of 2013 and shrunken to even US$5 billion, ... to data ...


Will govt.'s FDI plans flounder on corruption and bureaucratic apathy? - Daily Mirror

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 05:22:37 GMT

Daily Mirror

Will govt.'s FDI plans flounder on corruption and bureaucratic apathy?
Daily Mirror
Sri Lanka today carries a huge foreign debt burden. Sri Lanka's external debt has averaged US $ 42632.32 million from 2012 until 2017, reaching an all-time high of US $ 47302.10 million in the third quarter of 2016. During the first quarter of 2017 ...


Role flip sees Thailand buy, invest in US - Bangkok Post

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 21:24:05 GMT

Bangkok Post

Role flip sees Thailand buy, invest in US
Bangkok Post
The role reversal of Thailand in foreign direct investment (FDI) arena has never been so stark. ... Firms in natural resource industries, for example, Banpu, may be looking for opportunities to invest in shale gas to reinforce their base in renewable ...

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Investment arbitration: Full protection beyond speculation - Daily Sabah

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 21:07:15 GMT

Daily Sabah

Investment arbitration: Full protection beyond speculation
Daily Sabah
Turkey's positive outlook is also reflected in the figures regarding foreign direct investment (FDI) in Turkey. ... Code of Obligations, the Turkish Commercial Code, law on foreign direct investments, capital markets law, law on the protection of ...


CFIUS reform: First, do no harm (part two) - American Enterprise Institute

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 10:06:26 GMT

CFIUS reform: First, do no harm (part two)
American Enterprise Institute
First, he affirmed that he strongly supports foreign direct investment (FDI) in the US: “I want to be clear here and say what it is not, which is an attack on foreign direct investment in the United States . . . I am a strong ... When this list is ...


DEFINING FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENTS IN AFRICAN - The Swazi Observer

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 22:12:20 GMT

DEFINING FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENTS IN AFRICAN
The Swazi Observer
Munemo (2015:4) argues that the definition of FDI takes a collective understanding of other factors of which generally amount to six dimensions though having been perceived to have centred on the theme of governance. These six elements ... FDIs can be ...


Palm Hills founder sees a breakthrough in confidence crisis between government, private sector - Daily News Egypt

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 06:01:17 GMT

Daily News Egypt

Palm Hills founder sees a breakthrough in confidence crisis between government, private sector
Daily News Egypt
The first stage is investing in government debt instruments internally or externally, then the stock market, and then long-term direct investment, which creates jobs, contributes to development, and lowers prices. The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE ...

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BUSINESS IN BRIEF 12/10 - VietNamNet Bridge

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 12:04:30 GMT

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 12/10
VietNamNet Bridge
The real estate market is tightly linked to macro-economic health and local economic development. A great deal of foreign direct investment (FDI) has been directed into property, particularly into the residential, leasing, tourism, and industrial segments.

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On Korea's FDI targeting - koreatimes (press release) (blog)

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 08:42:47 GMT

koreatimes (press release) (blog)

On Korea's FDI targeting
koreatimes (press release) (blog)
Korea was one of the poorest countries with its meager per capita GDP being less than $90. The Korean people suffered from ... Future uncertainties and market risks are hard to control. Under these circumstances ... These days almost every country ...

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Economic reform programme was Al-Sisi's bold decision to put Egypt back on global investment map: Abou El-Enein - Daily News Egypt

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 07:12:22 GMT

Daily News Egypt

Economic reform programme was Al-Sisi's bold decision to put Egypt back on global investment map: Abou El-Enein
Daily News Egypt
In an interview with Al-Borsa, Abou El-Enein said that investors are keeping a close eye on the reforms in Egypt, expecting a great deal of European investments inflow to the local market in the near future. ... We also have seen the abolition of ...

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EXCLUSIVE: The future of coal in South Africa literally rests in the air - Mining Review

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 09:11:38 GMT

Mining Review

EXCLUSIVE: The future of coal in South Africa literally rests in the air
Mining Review
A research report by D. Weißbach et al (2013) on energy returned from energy invested (EROI) in Germany showed that renewables are uneconomic and will lead to economic stagnation. Whereas the EROI of ... South Africa occupied the 11th position out of ...

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Finding Foreign Finance - Media India Group

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 02:34:23 GMT

Media India Group

Finding Foreign Finance
Media India Group
One of the major decisions of 2016 has been the allowing of 100 pc foreign direct investment (FDI) in multi-brand food retail that is processed and manufactured in India. This has created a lot of ... According to the Food Processing Ministry, there ...

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PE's industrial moment may be here - VietNamNet Bridge

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 23:23:34 GMT

VietNamNet Bridge

PE's industrial moment may be here
VietNamNet Bridge
To sustain growth, Vietnam needs to build a strong industrial backbone with the help of foreign investments. Dr Per Stenius ... In the last 15 years, foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnam has grown at 15 per cent every year, as multinational firms ...


Egypt's economic indicators turn positive - Your Petrochemical News (press release)

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 10:28:24 GMT

Your Petrochemical News (press release)

Egypt's economic indicators turn positive
Your Petrochemical News (press release)
The stand-out figure was the leap in foreign portfolio investments since the currency float, resulting in a net inflow of US$16 billion – compared with a US$1.3 billion net outflow in 2015/16. Overseas purchases of Egyptian treasury bills reached US$10 ...

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How Momentum won the internet – and the revenge of the centrist dads - New Statesman

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 08:07:59 GMT

New Statesman

How Momentum won the internet – and the revenge of the centrist dads
New Statesman
Of the £490bn revision, £160bn comes from net foreign direct investment. This is when a company (or sometimes a government) directly invests in another country, such as Nissan's car manufacturing plant in Sunderland. The net FDI is the amount foreign ...

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Otaviano Canuto, World Bank: The Metamorphosis of Financial Globalisation - Capital Finance International

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 07:49:15 GMT

Capital Finance International

Otaviano Canuto, World Bank: The Metamorphosis of Financial Globalisation
Capital Finance International
Whilst total cross-border lending decreased as a proportion of GDP, the stable level of global ratios of foreign liabilities to GDP occurred because of increased flows of foreign direct investment (FDI), equity portfolio and debt securities. ... Levels ...


Indian economy will witness mild recovery soon, says NITI Aayog's Rajiv Kumar - Moneycontrol.com

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 13:31:50 GMT

Indian economy will witness mild recovery soon, says NITI Aayog's Rajiv Kumar
Moneycontrol.com
Moreover, exports too are showing recovery over the last 14-15 months, he said in an exclusive conversation with CNBC-TV18's Shereen Bhan. ... the investment climate more robust, stronger and to give signal to the domestic investor and here I must take ...

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YAHAPALANA AND THE ECONOMY Part 5 - Lankaweb

Sat, 07 Oct 2017 10:06:52 GMT

YAHAPALANA AND THE ECONOMY Part 5
Lankaweb
The economy must be private sector led, with emphasis on, exports, FDI and a greater integration into the global supply chain.' It is difficult to see Yahapalana ... Instead, in the two and a half years of Yahapalana rule, foreign direct investment has ...

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What changed for the market while you were sleeping? 20 things you should know - Moneycontrol.com

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 02:39:52 GMT

What changed for the market while you were sleeping? 20 things you should know
Moneycontrol.com
India is open to 100 percent foreign direct investment (FDI) in defence if firms are willing to provide full technology transfer, a top Indian defence official has said as India and the US are set to enter a critical phase of co-development and co ...

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