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Why are we still chasing the 'TPPA minus US' fantasy? - Malaysiakini - Malaysiakini (subscription)

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 01:08:00 GMT

Malaysiakini (subscription)

Why are we still chasing the 'TPPA minus US' fantasy? - Malaysiakini
Malaysiakini (subscription)
COMMENT | The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) offered very little of benefit to Malaysia in terms of likely export growth. Even the trade growth ...

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T&T calls for greater investment ...to trigger manufacturing rebound - Trinidad Guardian

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 03:41:22 GMT

Trinidad Guardian

T&T calls for greater investment ...to trigger manufacturing rebound
Trinidad Guardian
Innovation, investment and incentives have been highlighted as key to unlocking T&T's manufacturing revival, with the government urging greater private sector investment to help boost growth and reverse foreign direct investment (FDI) outflows ...


Bright spot in the shadows - The Express Tribune

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 04:43:00 GMT

The Nation

Bright spot in the shadows
The Express Tribune
It is heartening to hear that foreign direct investment (FDI) has jumped 163 per cent to $222.6 million in July on a year-on-year basis, as per central bank data. Pakistan received $2.4 billion in 2016-17, the ... In contrast, FDI was $1.45 billion in ...
Pakistan celebrates 70th Independence Day with patriotic fervourARY NEWS
Full Text of Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang's speech at the Commemoration of the 70th Anniversary of the ...Xinhua
People of held Kashmir are now backing Pakistan, says PM - arynewsarynews
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Allow big businesses to make investment abroad - Financial Express Bangladesh

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 18:51:54 GMT

Allow big businesses to make investment abroad
Financial Express Bangladesh
At the same time, the central bank has also made provisions to allow overseas FDI from export retention fund. However, noting ... "Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, for example, offer immense opportunities for Bangladeshi entrepreneurs to invest in ...

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More FDI essential for substantial increase in garment exports - Myanmar Times

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 04:16:57 GMT

Myanmar Times

More FDI essential for substantial increase in garment exports
Myanmar Times
Foreign direct investments (FDI) in labour-intensive activities such as garment exports should be actively promoted from China and elsewhere in order to facilitate Myanmar's economic transformation, according to the latest briefing paper published by a ...


China's investments help least developed countries pursue brighter future - China Daily

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 02:55:56 GMT

China's investments help least developed countries pursue brighter future
China Daily
BEIJING - Least developed countries (LDCs) are benefitting from lucrative business deals with China, with the world's second-largest economy becoming the biggest injector of foreign direct investment (FDI) in these countries. Between 2010 and 2015, the ...

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Helping least developed countries grow better - Shanghai Daily (subscription)

Sun, 06 Aug 2017 16:01:00 GMT

Helping least developed countries grow better
Shanghai Daily (subscription)
Least developed countries (LDCs) are benefitting from business deals with China, with the world's second-largest economy becoming the biggest injector of foreign direct investment (FDI) in these countries. Between 2010 and 2015, the stock of Chinese ...


BUSINESS IN BRIEF 17/8 - VietNamNet Bridge

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 03:00:23 GMT

VietNamNet Bridge

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 17/8
VietNamNet Bridge
Foreign direct investment (FDI) inflow to the southern province of Dong Nai in the first seven months reached nearly 974 million USD, representing 79.4 percent of the yearly plan, according the provincial Industrial Zone Authorities. ... The ...

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China-Africa Relations: At a Crossroads? - China Briefing

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 10:09:06 GMT

China Briefing

China-Africa Relations: At a Crossroads?
China Briefing
In terms of foreign direct investment (FDI), China's presence in Africa is undeniable. Between 1998 and 2012 alone, approximately 2,000 Chinese firms invested in 49 different African countries. In 2014, these investments , with South Africa, Algeria ...


Asean Economic Community a solid pathway to prosperity - TODAYonline

Sun, 06 Aug 2017 20:09:00 GMT

TODAYonline

Asean Economic Community a solid pathway to prosperity
TODAYonline
When it is finalised, the RCEP, will have 16 member countries that together account for about half of the world's population, 30 per cent of global GDP and 25 per cent of world exports. ... Tariff reduction has increased the region's attractiveness for ...
AEC a catalyst for reform in VietnamVietNamNet Bridge

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Zimbabwe: China's Resource Diplomacy in Zim - AllAfrica.com

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 09:30:51 GMT

Zimbabwe: China's Resource Diplomacy in Zim
AllAfrica.com
The increased overseas purchases of resources makes other countries dependent on China's economy for their own growth, thereby expanding China's global influence. Beijing's aim is to help displace the United ... Zimbabwe has also been the loci for ...


Ajman Free Zone to open rep office in Azerbaijan - AzerNews

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 07:44:04 GMT

AzerNews

Ajman Free Zone to open rep office in Azerbaijan
AzerNews
... new investments, the Arab media reported on August 7. “AFZ has sourced considerable overseas investment into the free zone, out of which a substantial share is FDI [foreign direct investment] sourced by the free zone's nine global offices across ...

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East Africa: Time for Ethiopia to Enhance Regional Economic Integration - AllAfrica.com

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 14:07:55 GMT

AllAfrica.com

East Africa: Time for Ethiopia to Enhance Regional Economic Integration
AllAfrica.com
The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) was formed in 1994 to replace the PTA, but Ethiopia never amended the new agreement, leaving COMESA with only nine FTA members at the time. The nation has ... The Ethiopian government has ...

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ODI urges Myanmar to raise Chinese FDI in garment units - Fibre2fashion.com

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 09:12:25 GMT

Fibre2fashion.com

ODI urges Myanmar to raise Chinese FDI in garment units
Fibre2fashion.com
Myanmar should take steps to raise foreign direct investment (FDI) from China in labour-intensive sectors, such as garments, to boost the country's economic transformation, according to a briefing paper published by UK-based think tank Overseas ...

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Center for Security Studies - CSS Resources (blog)

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:28:45 GMT

Center for Security Studies
CSS Resources (blog)
Its official foreign direct investment (FDI) in Georgia and Armenia is minuscule, although it has been more substantial in Azerbaijan (mainly in the oil sector). The Caucasus countries' aspirations to become a transit corridor between Iran and Europe ...


Sri Lanka is moving forward with a stable economy, PM asserts - Colombo Page

Sat, 29 Jul 2017 05:59:29 GMT

Sri Lanka is moving forward with a stable economy, PM asserts
Colombo Page
"We are on the right track, we are accumulating reserves to increase non-debt creating inflows, particularly through enhancing exports and attracting FDI. ... Meanwhile the American markets also waived off the duty on travel goods from Sri Lanka," he ...

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BUSINESS IN BRIEF 9/8 - VietNamNet Bridge

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 03:09:15 GMT

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 9/8
VietNamNet Bridge
Domestic firms in the leather and footwear industry lag far behind their foreign directed investment (FDI) peers as Vietnam cements its position as a leading world exporter in the sector, experts said. Vietnam's leather and footwear industry posted ...


BUSINESS IN BRIEF 6/8 - VietNamNet Bridge

Sun, 06 Aug 2017 09:12:57 GMT

VietNamNet Bridge

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 6/8
VietNamNet Bridge
The Central Highlands province of Dak Lak has attracted many official development assistance (ODA) and foreign direct investment (FDI) projects as well as non-governmental assistance, including funds from the Republic of Korea (RoK). The provincial ...


BUSINESS IN BRIEF 1/8 - VietNamNet Bridge

Tue, 01 Aug 2017 02:08:19 GMT

VietNamNet Bridge

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 1/8
VietNamNet Bridge
The forum will also connect Vietnamese enterprises with Indonesian, Malaysian, South Korean and Japanese firms, supply newly updated information about export markets and solutions to improve the competitiveness of export companies in key markets ...


Behind Chin's 'Belt and Road Initiative' - IDN InDepthNews | Analysis That Matters

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 16:21:03 GMT

Behind Chin's 'Belt and Road Initiative'
IDN InDepthNews | Analysis That Matters
Xinhua proclaimed how “Many overseas experts and scholars have praised” it. ... Called the “Belt and Road Initiative” (BRI), or the One Belt, One Road (OBOR) project, the plan (first mentioned in 2013) calls for China investing up to $4 trillion in ...

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