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Economics of foreign direct investment incentives - The Herald

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 22:21:38 GMT

Economics of foreign direct investment incentives
The Herald
The attitude towards inward foreign direct investment (FDI) has changed considerably over the last decades, as most countries have liberalised their policies to attract all kinds of investment from multinational corporations (MNCs). On the expectation ...


Iran Struggles to Sustain its Economic Recovery - EconoMonitor (blog)

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 02:15:33 GMT

Iran Struggles to Sustain its Economic Recovery
EconoMonitor (blog)
The volume of oil exports fell over 50% (from 2.5 MBD to 1.4 MBD). Car production fell by ... These rewards for Iran came after it substantially reduced the scope of its nuclear program, including shipping abroad 98% of its stockpile of enriched ...

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Changing Investor Climates at Home and Abroad - Area Development Online

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:56:16 GMT

Changing Investor Climates at Home and Abroad
Area Development Online
This has left firms in both the U.S. and UK facing difficult decisions for their foreign direct investment (FDI) plans going forward. But despite all that has ... Will there really be a tax on companies investing in those countries, which then export ...


Hun Sen campaigns for more foreign direct investment - Asia Times

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 07:07:30 GMT

Asia Times

Hun Sen campaigns for more foreign direct investment
Asia Times
As his ruling Cambodian People's Party gears up for crucial elections in 2018, Hun Sen is also campaigning for more foreign direct investment (FDI) to maintain fast growth in one of the region's accelerating economies. ... Now, Cambodia's poor ...

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Strategy sets 2020 target for indigenous export growth - RTE.ie

Wed, 08 Mar 2017 00:44:36 GMT

RTE.ie

Strategy sets 2020 target for indigenous export growth
RTE.ie
The new "Ireland Connected" strategy builds on existing successes and sets ambitious targets for the country's exports, foreign direct investment, tourism and international education up to 2020. It succeeds the Government's previous Trade, ... on the ...
Ireland targeting €26bn in annual indigenous exports by 2020Business World (press release) (blog)
Government reinforces Brexit defences with new strategyIrish Times

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Work to do - VietNamNet Bridge

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:59:09 GMT

VietNamNet Bridge

Work to do
VietNamNet Bridge
Over the last decade the country's processing and manufacturing sector has attracted thousands of foreign direct investment (FDI) projects thanks to its cheap labor and infrastructure costs. Trade has ... Vietnam's abundant and low-cost labor ...


Profits, Coercion, and Resistance - Socialist Project

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 06:06:13 GMT

Socialist Project

Profits, Coercion, and Resistance
Socialist Project
Capitalist imperialism involves the draining of the wealth and resources of poorer countries to the benefit of capital of the Global North, at the cost of the majority of the peoples of the Global South. ... In 1990, Canadian foreign direct investment ...

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BUSINESS IN BRIEF 21/3 - VietNamNet Bridge

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 11:30:55 GMT

VietNamNet Bridge

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 21/3
VietNamNet Bridge
Vietnam received over $66 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the 2014-2016 period, with an average of 10 per cent going to the real estate sector, according to The Great Wall of Money report from Cushman & Wakefield. FDI volumes have been ...

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Sharjah on the road to stronger ties with international partners - Oxford Business Group

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:35:18 GMT

Sharjah on the road to stronger ties with international partners
Oxford Business Group
The UAE represents Italy's largest export market in the MENA region, with bilateral trade reaching $7.4bn in 2015 and Italian imports accounting for $6.58bn of the total, according to Italy's Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The UAE ... Ahead of the ...


China Challenges Vietnam With A Revival Of Its World Factory Status - Forbes

Thu, 02 Mar 2017 03:00:17 GMT

Forbes

China Challenges Vietnam With A Revival Of Its World Factory Status
Forbes
China used to be the world's factory. It overtook the United States in 2011 as the biggest producer of manufactured goods. Factories were an “engine” that raised Chinese living standards by doubling per capita GDP in the 10 years ending in 2013 ...

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Peter Navarro, Harvard Ph.D. Economist, Trade Warrior - Cato Institute (blog)

Tue, 07 Mar 2017 15:47:30 GMT

Kansas City Star

Peter Navarro, Harvard Ph.D. Economist, Trade Warrior
Cato Institute (blog)
Peter Navarro, director of the newly-established White House National Trade Council, gave a speech last week to the National Association for Business Economics, which he condensed into an opinion piece for the Wall Street Journal. The analytical errors ...
Why the White House Worries About Trade DeficitsWall Street Journal

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China eyes global economic leadership as US turns inward - USA TODAY

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 22:39:58 GMT

USA TODAY

China eyes global economic leadership as US turns inward
USA TODAY
One of the clearest examples of the two countries' divergent paths is Trump's withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a 12-nation trade deal that excludes China, and the Asian powerhouse's role as a dominant foreign investor in Africa, Central ...

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S&P affirms Macedonia at BB-/B, outlook stable - SeeNews

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 17:19:00 GMT

SeeNews

S&P affirms Macedonia at BB-/B, outlook stable
SeeNews
In recent years, the government has attempted to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) to special free economic zones, capitalizing on the country's comparatively favorable tax regime, low labor costs, and proximity to European markets. In our view ...


Iran means business - Tehran Times

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 09:18:06 GMT

Tehran Times

Iran means business
Tehran Times
The Tehran government is also interested in joint production in Iran, export to neighbouring countries, and export oriented foreign direct investment (FDI) as well as technology partnership in petroleum/energy downstream industries. ... the following ...


Brazilian Innovation to Steal the Show at SXSW 2017 - PR Web (press release)

Wed, 08 Mar 2017 15:35:31 GMT

Brazilian Innovation to Steal the Show at SXSW 2017
PR Web (press release)
Brazil has always attracted foreign investments and traditionally has been one of the top destinations in the world for foreign direct investment (FDI). Today, with the recovery ... The Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (Apex-Brasil ...

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Decomposing the euro area's current account surplus - FT Alphaville (registration)

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:04:30 GMT

FT Alphaville (registration)

Decomposing the euro area's current account surplus
FT Alphaville (registration)
By definition, if you earn a given amount from foreigners through exports and asset income, sharply reducing your spending will give you more money that you can then use to accumulate financial assets abroad. There is another way to understand the same ...


Food processing minister resumes crusade to charm foreign investors - FoodNavigator-Asia.com

Tue, 07 Mar 2017 12:22:44 GMT

FoodNavigator-Asia.com

Food processing minister resumes crusade to charm foreign investors
FoodNavigator-Asia.com
India's food processing minster has returned home after a trade tour to Japan, where she met executives of close to a dozen food companies in a bid to attract them to invest in production in India—at a time when few others are following that route ...

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Where is Bahrain headed? - ArabianBusiness.com

Sun, 19 Mar 2017 06:23:12 GMT

ArabianBusiness.com

Where is Bahrain headed?
ArabianBusiness.com
Bahrain – the tiny island kingdom adjoining the biggest market in the Gulf via an ocean causeway to Saudi Arabia's Eastern Province – has been labelled by the World Bank as “the most vulnerable” country in the GCC in the face of low oil prices, because ...

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How to mitigate the impact of Brexit through sound procurement practice - Business Review Europe

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 15:26:25 GMT

How to mitigate the impact of Brexit through sound procurement practice
Business Review Europe
As a member of the EU, the UK gets access to preferential trading agreements with ~50 non-EU countries, and it can negotiate these agreements because of the large trade volume. After the Brexit however, these companies will likely opt out of ... $15.80 ...


New categories & innovative ingredients driving growth of drink sector - fnbnews.com

Sat, 18 Mar 2017 02:32:44 GMT

New categories & innovative ingredients driving growth of drink sector
fnbnews.com
Driven by innovative ingredients, better packaging and quality and the emergence of new categories, such as jeera in colas, flavoured yoghurt in dairy-based beverages and probiotic drinks in healthy beverages, the Indian beverage industry has shown ...