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TIEZA bats for foreign investment

The cash-strapped Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zones Authority (TIEZA) of the Department of Tourism (DoT) hopes the relaxed rules on foreign ownership will speed up much-needed funds from foreign investors. TIEZA chief operating officer Mark Lapid said he joined Expo Dubai 2020, which ended in March, to encourage foreign investment in tourism – this follows […]

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Philippines: Amendments to the Foreign Investment Act of 1991 are enacted

In short On March 2, 2022, President Rodrigo Duterte signed into law Republic Act No. 11647 (RA 11647), also known as the “Foreign Investment Promotion Act, thereby amending Republic Act No. 7042, also known as the “Foreign Investments Act 1991 (FIA)”, as amended, and for other purposes”. RA 11647 establishes the Inter-Agency Investment Promotion Coordinating […]

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Increased foreign investment in the Indian gaming market.

From: John Braham There has been an increase in gambling activities in India since 2016. This has resulted in the growth of the gambling industry in India. This growth is the result of many factors including the fact that there are many internet users in India and the widespread adoption of digital payment methods in […]

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Nigeria’s banking sector attracts $15.7 billion in foreign investment in 5 years

The Nigerian banking sector is one of the viable destinations for foreign investors in the country, as it has attracted over $15.7 billion in foreign investment in the last 5 years, representing one of the sectors most attractive in the Nigerian economy. This is based on an analysis carried out by Nairalytics, the research arm […]

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The business climate will remain fragile; but foreign investment will surge – Fitch Solutions

The business climate will remain fragile in the coming months, while private consumption is expected to slow this year, largely due to the planned implementation of the 1.5% tax on electronic transfers (E-levy) , revealed Fitch Solutions in its latest Sub-Saharan Africa update. . According to the research arm of ratings agency Fitch, Ghana’s Purchasing […]

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The massive loss of foreign investment – ​​The Sun Nigeria

A new report from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has shown that Nigeria managed to generate $698.7 million in Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in 2021. This is the lowest in 10 years and a clear indication the economy is heading in the wrong direction. . The NBS report is also backed up by a […]

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Maltese General Election 2022 and Impact on Foreign Investment – Inward/Foreign Investment

To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. In this article you will find more information on one of the most significant events of the month, the elections in Malta. But also, an interesting topic that we have written about is the impact of these elections […]

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Heavy criticism for Buhari’s FG as 24 states record no foreign investment – ​​SundiataPost

•President Muhammadu Buhari ABUJA – The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria, the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Abubakar Sa’ad lll-led Jamaatul Nasril Islam, some state governments and the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria have criticized the federal government for its failure to respond the rise of insecurity in the country. The groups said so on Monday as […]

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Kaduna, Enugu… 24 states attracted no foreign investment in 2021

Foreign investors ignored 24 states as the value of capital imports into Nigeria fell 30.78% to $6.7 billion in 2021 from $9.68 billion in 2020. The National Bureau of Statistics (SNB) revealed this in its latest report on Nigerian capital imports for the four quarters of 2021. The report examined the value of new investments […]

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Foreign Investments in Russia at Risk: How Investment Arbitration Can Offer Protection

Russian actions in Ukraine have resulted in far-reaching sanctions by a number of jurisdictions, including the United Kingdom, United States, European Union, Canada and Japan. In response, Russia is issuing anti-sanctions measures that target foreign companies from these jurisdictions. These government measures include, for example: the nationalization of the assets of foreign investors (draft approved […]

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Sabah recorded RM4.37 billion in foreign investment last year

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah recorded around RM4.37 billion in foreign investment last year, the Sabah State Assembly announced today. Deputy Chief Minister Datuk, Dr. Joachim Gunsalam, said this was about 90% of the total value of investments recorded by the state last year, which was 4.86 RM billion through investments from 14 approved manufacturing companies based […]

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How the multi-club ownership ban could impact foreign investment and change the future of Italian football

TURIN, ITALY – MAY 09: Zlatan Ibrahimovic of AC Milan reacts during the Serie A match between … [+] Juventus and AC Milan on May 09, 2021 in Turin, Italy. Sports stadiums across Italy remain under strict restrictions due to the coronavirus pandemic as government social distancing laws prohibit fans from going inside venues resulting […]

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Pres Ali pitches for foreign investment in the Caribbean

Guyanese President Dr. Mohammed Irfaan Ali told international investors that the Caribbean region is a stable platform with all the components of a modern and emerging economy. Once you have the capital, the foresight, the access to technology, the Caribbean region is a destination you should consider. It is a destination that offers you the […]

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Preparing for Russian actions against foreign investment – Government, public sector

To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. The Russian Federation has recently implemented measures in retaliation for US and EU sanctions that may violate its obligations under international treaties that protect foreign investment in Russia.1 These measures include: Allow Russian companies to use patents […]

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Bangladeshi startups received $750m in foreign investment in a decade: Palak

UNB, Dhaka Wed, Mar 16, 2022 7:08 PM Last updated on: Wed, Mar 16, 2022 7:16 PM Zunaid Ahmed Palak. File photo “> Zunaid Ahmed Palak. File photo Bangladesh has received more than $750 million in foreign investment in the startup sector in a decade, State Minister for Information and Communication Technology Zunaid Ahmed Palak […]

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Lacson says amended foreign investment law provides safeguards for micro and small entrepreneurs

DTI.GOV.PH PRESIDENTIAL aspirant and Senator Panfilo M. Lacson, Sr. assured micro and small businesses on Tuesday that the new law contains provisions that ease restrictions on foreign investment to protect their sector. “We have opened up the possibility for foreigners to invest here, but there are guarantees. As long as the starting capital is $200,000 […]

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Amendments to Foreign Investment Laws and Retail Trade Liberalization

One of the most common inquiries we receive from foreign investors is about setting up subsidiaries in the Philippines and their concerns about minimum capital requirements related to the nature of their business or industry. Foreign ownership restrictions in certain industries certainly affect the flow of foreign investment into the country, with the Philippines notably […]

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Straight Talk: Treasurer says our thinking on foreign investment needs to change in wake of Russian-Ukrainian war

Minot, ND — Officials overseeing North Dakota investments are moving quickly to divest from investments in Russia in the wake of the horrific invasion of Ukraine. Already about 37% of the investments supervised by the State Investment Board have been withdrawn. It will take some time to pull out the rest — investments are complicated […]

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Duterte approves amendments to foreign investment law

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte has signed the law to promote “productive investments” from foreigners and other countries that would help boost the country’s economic growth, according to documents released Friday. Republic Act No. 11647, which amends RA 7042 or the Foreign Investment Act of 1991, improves technology transfer, increases foreign exchange from exports, and […]

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Amid conflict in Ukraine, Russia bans foreign investment out of country

Russia is temporarily suspending the exit of foreign investment from the country, Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin announced on Tuesday. The move comes in response to the freezing of Russian capital abroad by the US, EU and their allies, RT reported. “We hope that those who have invested in our […]

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“Build, Build, Build” projects attract foreign investment to Clark

MANILA – The administration’s “Build, Build, Build” infrastructure program should continue to attract foreign investment to Clark to create a new metropolis outside of Metro Manila. At Clark’s business conference on Tuesday, the vice president of Clark Development Corp.’s business development and improvement group. (CDC), Rhyna Ventura, said CDC attracted PHP 3.68 billion in foreign […]

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Real estate marketing and beyond

Foreign investors flocked to the United States in 2021 as COVID-19 travel restrictions eased, leading to a boom in commercial real estate. Investments by foreign nationals in the sector have surpassed pre-pandemic levels, according to a report by Real Capital Analytics. Foreign investors bought $70.8 billion worth of U.S. commercial real estate in 2021. That’s […]

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Foreign investment recovers in 2021

Louise Maureen Simeon – The Filipina Star February 16, 2022 | 00:00 MANILA, Philippines — Foreign investment rebounded last year as the economy was more open, but overall resources flowing into the country remain on the decline, the Philippine Statistics Authority said. PSA data showed that foreign companies have slowly returned much-needed capital for economic […]

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U.S. foreign investment surpasses pre-pandemic levels

Real Capital Analytics: Foreign investors have turned away from big cities a bit, but the $70.8 billion invested in 2021 is the highest total since 2018’s $94.6 billion. NEW YORK — As COVID-19 travel restrictions began to be lifted last year, foreign investors flocked to U.S. commercial real estate. Foreign investment surpassed pre-pandemic levels in […]

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Foreign investment jumped 71% last year – Manila Bulletin

Foreign investment approvals surged last year amid improving economic conditions despite the prolonged pandemic, data from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) showed. According to the PSA report on Tuesday, February 15, total foreign investment reached 192.34 billion pesos from January to December last year, up 71% from 112.12 billion pesos for the year. former. Singapore’s […]

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Foreign investment pledges up 71.5%

DESPITE the Covid-19 pandemic, the country’s foreign investment pledges jumped 71.5% year-on-year to reach 192.34 billion pesos in 2021, according to data from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA). . Based on the latest PSA report, approved foreign investments increased from 112.12 billion pesos recorded in 2020. The country’s foreign investment pledges fell […]

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Foreign investment exceeds pre-pandemic levels

As COVID-19 travel restrictions began to be lifted last year, foreign investors flocked to U.S. commercial real estate. Foreign investment surpassed pre-pandemic levels in 2021, according to a new report from Real Capital Analytics. Foreign investors bought $70.8 billion worth of U.S. commercial real estate in 2021. That’s the highest total since 2018’s $94.6 billion. […]

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Kano uses compulsory insurance to drive foreign investment

The Kano State government has decided to explore opportunities in the insurance sector to attract foreign investment to the state. The state government is optimistic that a well-established insurance culture in Kano State will ensure investors have security in their investments. Kano State Government Secretary, Usman Alhaji, representing the State Governor, Dr. Abudullahi Umar Ganduje […]

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France expands the list of sectors subject to foreign investment screening – Government, public sector

To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. As of January 1, 2022, and with the addition of sectors in which foreign investment is subject to prior authorization by the Minister responsible for the economy, France has taken a new step in the pursuit of the […]

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The Moreno-Ong tandem to support the fisheries department, more foreign investment

PHILSTAR PRESIDENTIAL candidate and mayor of Manila, Francisco “Isko” M. Domagoso, has pledged his full support for the creation of a department of fisheries separate from the department of agriculture if he wins the May elections. Mr. Domagoso, the standard bearer of Aksyon Demokratiko, said in a statement on Monday that he would certify as […]

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Foreign investment subject to Senate bill

Lawmakers seeking to limit foreign ownership of Oklahoma farmland could face a complicated battle this session, as lawmakers’ sense of patriotism could present a challenge to key aspects of the state’s economy. (Photo by Federico Respini via Unsplash) OKLAHOMA CITY — Lawmakers seeking to limit foreign ownership of Oklahoma’s farmland could face a complicated battle […]

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Sri Lankan president questions critics and defends foreign investment

ECONOMYNEXT – The overly critical have no vision for the future and, despite some “not long-term” crises, the government has no desire to abandon its plans for the country for the benefit of a few who do not want change, Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa said, asking the public to beware of false propaganda. Speaker […]

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Export and foreign investment are key factors in shaping the economy

As of December ’21. Over the past five years, headline inflation in Nigeria has remained in double digits. According to data from the National Bureau of Statistics (SNB), headline inflation stood at 15.63% year-on-year at end-December’21. This is a decline of 13 basis points from the 15.75% year-on-year recorded at the end of 2020. The […]

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MF body asks fund companies to freeze foreign investment

MUMBAI: The Association of Mutual Funds in India (Amfi) on Sunday called on all fund companies to halt further overseas investment, effective February 2. The move came after Indian fund companies together reached Sebi’s $7 billion aggregate limit for such investments. . Some of the fund houses have already restricted inflows into schemes that invest […]

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Poll – The New Indian Express

By PTI NEW DELHI: Foreign direct investment in India’s pharmaceutical sector saw a ‘sudden surge’ in 2020-21, mostly driven by investments to meet COVID-19-related therapeutics and vaccine demands, Study finds economic. During April-September 2021, FDI inflows continued to be buoyant at Rs 4,413 crore, increasing at the rate of 53% from the same period in […]

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The measures adopted to adapt the control of foreign investments in France during the health crisis are again extended until December 31, 2022 – Company law/Commercial law

To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. The principle in French law is that financial relations between France and foreign countries are free. However, some investors making certain types of investments in so-called “sensitive“Sectors of activity must follow a prior authorization procedure with the French […]

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Azmin: Malaysia’s Position as the Most Attractive Destination for Foreign Investment in Southeast Asia Shows Putrajaya’s Commitment | Malaysia

A general view of downtown Kuala Lumpur on November 29, 2021. — Photo by Yusof Mat Isa KUALA LUMPUR, 28 January – Being named Southeast Asia’s most attractive country for foreign investment in 2022 is yet another testament to the government’s commitment to elevating Malaysia’s position as a preferred investment destination, said Minister of International […]

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“The government should create an enabling environment for the private sector and foreign direct investment”

Kunle Faleti is a housing finance professional. In this interview with DAYO AYEYEMI, the real estate expert gave some suggestions on what the government should do to improve the real estate sector in 2022. How can the Nigerian government improve home ownership for Nigerians in 2022? The government should continue its efforts to create an […]

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Exports and foreign investments: the most viable solution

Sri Lanka has had perhaps the most demanding and exhausting two years since independence. National income from both external and internal sources has suffered on an unprecedented scale, placing the country in an extremely delicate position. Not only has the impact of the horrific pandemic created many hardships for citizens, but it has also given […]

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Canadians continue to flock to foreign investment during the pandemic

“No place like home” has become “anywhere but here” for Canadian investment portfolios. Canadians pumped $17.5 billion into foreign securities last November, up from $5.4 billion in October, according to Statistics Canada, dramatically accelerating a trend that has seen investment dollars flow out of the country since then. the start of the pandemic. The bulk […]

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Nitin Gadkari calls for attracting more foreign investment in the MSME sector

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari highlighted the need to attract more foreign investment into the MSME sector as these entities offer excellent viability and income to investors. Speaking at a virtual international conference organized by the umbrella body of chartered accountants ICAI, the Minister also urged chartered accountants to suggest ways and innovative approaches to attract […]

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MSME News: Gadkari calls for attracting more foreign investment to MSME sector

NEW DELHI: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday highlighted the need to attract more foreign investment into the MSME sector as these entities offer excellent viability and income to investors. Speaking at a virtual international conference organized by the umbrella body of chartered accountants ICAI, the minister also urged chartered accountants to suggest ways and […]

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Gadkari calls for attracting more foreign investment in the MSME sector

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday highlighted the need to attract more foreign investment in the MSME sector as these entities offer excellent viability and income to investors. Speaking at a virtual international conference organized by the umbrella body of chartered accountants ICAI, the Minister also urged chartered accountants to suggest ways and an innovative […]

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Latest News | Gadkari calls for attracting more foreign investment in the MSME sector

New Delhi, Jan 20 (PTI) Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday highlighted the need to attract more foreign investment into the MSME sector as these entities offer excellent viability and income for investors. Speaking at a virtual international conference organized by the umbrella body of chartered accountants ICAI, the minister also urged chartered accountants to […]

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“Kuwaiti investments abroad exceed foreign investments”

KUWAIT CITY: According to a report released by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), total foreign direct investment in Kuwait stood at $ 14.565 billion at the end of last year, and foreign direct investment from Kuwait amounted to approximately $ 32.741 billion. This means that foreign direct investment is more than double the foreign direct […]

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“Kuwaiti investments abroad exceed foreign investments” – ARAB TIMES

WhatsApp Facebook Twitter E-mail Messenger KUWAIT CITY, January 8: According to a report released by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), total foreign direct investment in Kuwait amounted to $ 14.565 billion at the end of last year, and direct investment in the foreigners from Kuwait amounted to approximately $ 32.741 billion. This means that foreign […]

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We seek to create an attractive environment for local and foreign investments: Minister of Finance

The Egyptian government seeks to provide a stimulating and attractive environment for local and foreign investment to deepen its partnership with the private sector, especially with the development movement that Egypt is witnessing, according to Finance Minister Mohamed Maait. Maait’s remarks came on Monday during a meeting with Osama bin Ahmed Al-Naqli, the Saudi ambassador […]

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Foreign investment in financial services sought

Through Jenina P. Ibanez, Senior Reporter THE BANGKO SENTRAL ng Pilipinas (BSP) wants foreign investors to invest in financial services in the Philippines by bringing in new technologies and technical expertise. “As we build our digital finance ecosystem, we encourage foreign investors who can bring cutting-edge technologies and technical expertise to tap into the untapped […]

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Facilitate foreign investments through the International Financial Services Center

For years India has received the majority of its foreign investment from tax havens such as Mauritius, Singapore, Dubai, Cyprus and the Cayman Islands. These jurisdictions provide an excellent regulatory, tax and legal framework and protection for investors and fund managers to set up and operate private equity / venture capital funds (“offshore funds”). The […]

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EGX supports government development plans by attracting foreign investment: Farid

Mohamed Farid, President of the Egyptian Exchange (EGX), spoke about the role of the stock market in supporting the economic and social development plans adopted by the Egyptian government to improve the quality of life of Egyptians. In a meeting with 35 diplomats, Farid explained how the Egyptian stock market can attract foreign investment. This […]

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New policies restrict foreign investment in the United States

Wednesday, December 22, 2021 As the US economy continues to grow, foreign investors are finding it increasingly difficult to invest in companies in the United States. Several US consulates have restricted or suspended the processing of e-visa applications altogether, contributing to a significant drop in foreign investment in US companies. What is an E visa? […]

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Initiatives to stimulate domestic and foreign investment | Udaipur News | Latest news from Udaipur

The government has taken various measures to boost domestic and foreign investment in India. These include reducing corporate tax rates, alleviating the liquidity problems of NBFCs and banks, improving the ease of doing business, FDI policy reforms. , reduction of the compliance burden, policy measures to boost domestic manufacturing through government orders, phased manufacturing program […]

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Proposed Amendments to the Foreign Investment Law

Foreign direct investment (FDI) flows have been hit hard during the Covid-19 pandemic. Government-imposed travel bans and quarantines for foreign travelers likely contributed to this, so it is crucial that the government adopt economic measures to promote FDI. At the beginning of this year, we saw the adoption of the Law on Business Recovery and […]

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Foreign investment in Egyptian debt market rebounds in 2021, additional IMF program likely: Fitch

The report attributes this to Egypt’s record of economic and structural reforms, IMF support programs, high real interest rates and a stable exchange rate. On the other hand, inflation, global financial market conditions and the country’s dependence on external financing (loans) are eroding its attractiveness to foreign investors, although Egypt has the highest real interest […]

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Estonia to start screening foreign investment backgrounds | News

The bill aims to ensure the transparency of foreign investment, Estonia’s strategic sectors and business areas will not become dependent on foreign investors and the continuity of services will not be compromised, spokespersons from the ministry. Minister of Entrepreneurship and Information Technology Andres Sutt (Reform) said that under the conditions of the Covid pandemic, global […]

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On foreign investments – Punch Newspapers

Posted December 13, 2021 Every country, developing or developed, wishes to have foreign investment, not because of its “foreigner” but, firstly, because of certain advantages attached to it and, secondly, no country can produce all that its citizens need or want to have. Even having foreign human beings in your country gives some recognition of […]

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Authorized foreign investment fell again in the third quarter

UNSPLASH Foreign investment pledges fell again in the third quarter after recovering in the previous three months, according to data from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) released on Tuesday. Approved foreign investments fell 45.8 percent year-on-year to 16.82 billion pesos in the July-September period, compared to 31.03 billion pesos recorded a year ago. The decline […]

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Congress ratifies bicameral report on foreign investment law amendments

PHILSTAR BOTH Houses of Congress have ratified the report of the bicameral conference committee harmonizing a measure amending the Foreign Investment Act of 1991, which would open up more industries to foreign direct investment. Senator Maria Imelda Josefa R. Marcos, the bill’s principal sponsor and chair of the Senate Economic Affairs Committee, said the bicameral […]

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Foreign investment approvals drop more than 45% in Q3

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, December 8) — Foreign investment pledges fell by 45.8% during the third quarter of 2021, according to the latest figures from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA). The PSA brought in £16.82bn in approved foreign investment (FI) from July to September, down from £31.03bn in the same period last year. Investment pledges […]

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Approved foreign investment plunges more than 45% in Q3

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, December 8) – Foreign investment pledges fell 45.8% in the third quarter of 2021, according to the latest figures from the Philippines Statistics Authority (PSA). The PSA declared 16.82 billion yen of approved foreign investment (FI) from July to September, compared to 31.03 billion yen in the same period last year. […]

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Senate ratifies bicam report on bill to promote foreign investment in PH – Manila bulletin

The Senate ratified the report of the bicameral conference committee on the bill to promote foreign investment in the Philippines. Senator Imee Marcos, who chairs the Senate Economic Affairs Committee, which presented the bicam report on the reconciled version of Bill 1156 and Bill 300, said the bicameral panel agreed to use the Senate version […]

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Government of Pakistan pledged to encourage and protect foreign investment: Fareena Mazhar – News

In terms of incentives, Pakistan offers no income tax on exports of IT and IT services until June 2025 Posted: Mon 6 Dec 2021, 19:35 Pakistan Board of Investment Federal Secretary Fareena Mazhar said on Monday the government was determined to encourage and protect foreign investment in the country. She was speaking at a seminar […]

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400 foreign investments controlled by the European Commission

the EU regulation on the screening of foreign direct investments has been in effect since October 11, 2020. It has created a uniform framework across Europe for the screening of foreign direct investment (FDI) in European companies in critical infrastructure, defense and other key sectors. According to the European Commission, this procedure is intended to […]

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Foreign investment in Saudi Arabia’s IT market reaches $ 2.13 billion

Saudi Arabia’s $ 100 billion plan to become the largest shale gas producer outside the United States LONDON: Saudi Aramco’s award of $ 10 billion in contracts on its giant Jafurah project has finally kicked off to develop what is believed to be the world’s largest shale gas field outside the United States.After battling with […]

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Foreign investment in Saudi IT market reaches $2.13 billion

Saudi Arabia – Over SR8 billion ($2.13 billion) of foreign investment has flowed into the Saudi IT market, Deputy Minister Munir El-Desouki has revealed. Speaking in a virtual Fintech tour, El-Desouki argued that the telecommunications sector in the Kingdom is also becoming attractive to outside investors. “Thanks to the unlimited support it has received from […]

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Financial sector, legislation prepared to encourage foreign investment

Bangladesh’s banking sector, capital market and legal framework are well prepared to foster foreign investment, with the government working swiftly on remaining tasks, speakers said at different sessions on the second day of the International Investment Summit. 2021, Monday. In a session titled “Financial Services: Ensuring Sustained Growth,” central bank officials and banking professionals said […]

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FG seeks foreign investment to stimulate the mining sector

By Modupe Gbadeyanka The 2022 finance bill submitted to the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari was adopted by the Senate on Wednesday. The passage follows consideration of a report of the Appropriations Committee by its chairman, Mr Barau Jibrin, who said the income projections for the 2022 budget were based on the medium-term expenditure […]

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New measures to attract foreign investment to Cyprus announced by the Ministry of Finance – Government, Public sector

To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. On Friday, October 15, 2021, the Ministry of Finance of Cyprus announced its new action plan to attract foreign investment and strengthen business activity in Cyprus, encompassing various policies that will come into effect in the first quarter of 2022. The new policies that will […]

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Samsung’s new chip factory is one of the biggest foreign investments. Will it pay off for the city of Texas?

The arrival of Samsung Electronics Co.’s massive new chip factory did not come cheap for the Taylor community in central Texas. The question now is whether the investment will pay off. The state and local authorities have offered a series of incentives to attract the plant to the city, located in the northeastern suburb of […]

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Explained: Why India fails to attract foreign investment in oil and gas?

Why isn’t the world’s fastest growing energy consumer attracting investment in oil and gas? It’s a question worth thinking about after private sector conglomerate Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) failed to secure a $ 15 billion downstream asset deal with Saudi Arabia’s national oil company, Aramco. It’s understandable that multibillion-dollar investments in oil and gas projects […]

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Pacquiao promises to use status to attract foreign investment

Photo from Senator Manny Pacquiao’s Twitter page MANILA — Presidential candidate Senator Manny Pacquaio said Thursday he would use his celebrity status to attract foreign investment to the country and provide jobs for the poor. Pacquiao said he has at least 10 international billionaire friends who are committed to investing their money in the Philippines. […]

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Pacquiao plans to attract foreign investment using its global fame

Senator Manny Pacquiao says he has “at least 10 international billionaire friends” who wish to invest in the country Boxing champion-turned-politician Senator Manny Pacquiao said he would use his global fame to attract foreign direct investment to the Philippines, if elected president. On Thursday, Nov. 18, Pacquiao said he had “at least 10 international billionaire […]

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Foreign investment control – Proposal for new legislation – Government, public sector

To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. Sweden is one of the few countries in the EU that does not have regulations allowing the state to take action against, influence or simply review foreign direct investment which has or may have an impact. implication for Swedish security interests. On November 1, 2021, […]

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Foreign investment jumps 40% to $6.37 billion

Lawrence Agcaoili – The Filipino Star November 11, 2021 | 00:00 MANILA, Philippines — Net foreign direct investment (FDI) inflow jumped 40% to $6.37 billion in the first eight months from $4.56 billion in the same period last year last, multinationals continuing to inject more money into their subsidiaries in the Philippines. amid the gradual […]

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Foreign Investments in Emerging Markets 2021: Global Industry Size and Growth Opportunities to 2027 | Market players: Union Life Insurance Co., International Finance Corporation (IFC), Liberty Mutual Insurance Company

Foreign investment in emerging markets Forecast 2021-2027 [UPDATED REPORT]: Summary of the report Reports and Markets included the latest global market research report Foreign investments in emerging markets, The report has been provided by researchers for a detailed understanding of how the market works over a defined estimation period of 2021 to 2027. However, this […]

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New measures in an effort to attract foreign investment to Cyprus – Government, public sector

Cyprus: New measures to attract foreign investment to Cyprus 08 November 2021 AGP Law Firm | AG Paphitis & Co. LLC To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. From January 1, 2022, this new action plan, which facilitates the sectors mentioned below, will come into force. The new measures aim to attract […]

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More and more German IT and Telecom companies are becoming critical infrastructure operators – Foreign investment may trigger FDI notification requirement! | Dentons

Recently, the German Federal Government adopted a new amendment to the BSI Critical Infrastructure Ordinance (BSI-KritisV). More companies in the IT / telecommunications sector – but also in other sensitive sectors – will be qualified as “critical infrastructure” operators. For example, it is estimated that more than 7 data centers will be affected by these […]

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Government to provide RM2bil fund to attract strategic foreign investment

KUALA LUMPUR: The government will provide a special fund of up to Ringgit 2 billion under the 2022 budget to attract strategic foreign investment from multinational corporations (MNCs). Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Abdul Aziz said this is particularly aimed at multinationals who can complement the industry value chain and generate knowledge-based job creation […]

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Cypriot government announces new action plan to attract foreign investment to the island – Government, Public Sector

To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. Friday 15e from October 2021, the Cypriot government announced its new action plan to attract foreign companies to establish or expand their activities in Cyprus. The announcement came a year after the abolition of the previous investment program. The announced new strategy aims to turn […]

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Premium conditions for large foreign investments in Ukraine

Contents Premium solution for large investments Which projects can benefit from state support? What state support will be available? What are the practical challenges for foreign investors? Investors looking for long-term opportunities in emerging markets always value the political, economic stability and transparency of government institutions. These factors determine the viability of the project: whether […]