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Pacquiao promises to use status to attract foreign investment

[ad_1] 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 […]

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Pacquiao plans to attract foreign investment using its global fame

[ad_1] 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 […]

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

[ad_1] 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, […]

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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

[ad_1] 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, […]

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

[ad_1] 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 […]

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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

[ad_1] 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 […]

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Government to provide RM2bil fund to attract strategic foreign investment

[ad_1] 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 […]

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

[ad_1] 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 […]

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Premium conditions for large foreign investments in Ukraine

[ad_1] 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: […]

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New special regime to promote foreign investment through the capital market: the importance of the mining sector | Dentons

[ad_1] On October 1, 2021, resolution n ° 906/21 issued by the National Securities Commission (Comisión Nacional de Valores or CNV for its Spanish acronym) was published in the Official Journal, calling for a public consultation on the promulgation of a dual listing regime (the Scheme) intended to promote foreign direct investment, increase exports and […]

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Foreign investment in Latvia has doubled this year, economist says / Article

[ad_1] Before the pandemic, foreign investment in Latvia was stable, at around 2-3% of Latvia’s gross domestic product. In 2020, foreign investment increased slightly, said Guntis Kalniņš, economist at Bank of Latvia. “In the first half of this year, the flow of foreign investment even doubled, which may seem contradictory to intuition. We see foreign […]

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Decline in foreign investment in Nigeria

[ad_1] The Director General of the World Trade Organization (WTO) and former Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, recently expressed his concern over the drastic drop in foreign investment in Nigeria. She said the cost of doing business in the country remains “too high” to attract foreign and domestic investment into the economy. His concern […]

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Foreign investment in Egyptian oil sector drops 26.02%, minister says

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K’taka makes strong plea for more foreign investment at Dubai Expo 2020

[ad_1] Underlining the “dominant position” of Karnataka in the aerospace and defense sector, the state government on Sunday made a strong plea for more foreign investment in these sectors, during the Dubai Expo 2020 . In a keynote address at the session on Opportunities in the Aerospace, Defense and Space Sectors of Karnataka at Dubai […]

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Net inflow of foreign investment jumped 52% in July, says BSP

Long-term capital inflows to the Philippines surged in July, continuing a recovery in investment in the country this year after last year’s downbeat numbers due to the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, central bank data shows. . In a statement, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said net foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows increased by […]

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Central bank suggests Padma seeking foreign investment

[ad_1] The Bangladesh Bank has suggested that Padma Bank – formerly Farmers Bank – vigorously seek foreign investment to finance its activities. In an Oct. 5 letter to the Financial Institutions Division, the central bank said it would be best if Padma Bank could fill its capital gap by bringing in investment from abroad. Earlier […]

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Trump’s Washington hotel has racked up millions in debt despite foreign investment

[ad_1] Donald Trump’s Washington hotel has racked up more than $ 70 million in debt, while claiming the property is raking in millions, according to a series of explosive documents released by the House Oversight Committee. The committee, chaired by Representative Carolyn B. Maloney, DN.Y., has effectively undertaken the first formal review and public release […]

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Saudi Arabia Launches New Committee To Review Foreign Investment | Pillsbury – Global Trade Law and Sanctions

On September 14, 2021, the Cabinet of Ministers of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia launched a new Standing Ministerial Committee for the Review of Foreign Investments (CEFI) that would review foreign investments for potential threats to national security. This development comes at an important time as the Kingdom opens its doors to foreign investment in […]

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Is China’s push for self-sufficiency hurting or hurting foreign investment?

[ad_1] VSHina increasingly strives for self-reliance in several areas as President Xi strives to build the country’s internal independence. Foreign investors and businesses are often divided over whether this is a bargain for operations or a downside with long-term consequences. Two reports have been released that highlight the wide perspective gap between foreign entities doing […]

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Mauritius Economic Development Council clarifies taxation of foreign investments

[ad_1] The Mauritius Economic Development Council has decided to insure South Africans with Mauritian trusts, in response to the confusion and concern of its members and clients over the taxation of foreign investments in the island country. The EDB responded to an article published on BusinessTech entitled: “Bad news for South Africans with cash stshed […]

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A new Saudi committee to regulate foreign investment as the Kingdom opens up

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia has formed a new committee to regulate foreign investment and protect critical sectors in the Kingdom such as utilities. The committee is responsible for creating and implementing a criterion for foreign investors, identifying a list of companies, individuals and activities excluded from foreign investment, Argaam reported, citing a cabinet decision. Chaired by […]

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Foreign investment rebounds in Q2

PHILIPPINE STAR/ MIGUEL DE GUZMAN FOREIGN INVESTMENT commitments rebounded in the second quarter, ending five consecutive quarters of decline, signaling the country’s attractiveness after the adoption of the law which gradually reduces corporate tax. Preliminary data from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) showed that approved foreign investment rose 45.5% to 22.50 billion pesos in the […]

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The bulk of all foreign investment in Turkmenistan falls on Japan …

[ad_1] (MENAFN- Trend News Agency) In recent years, in cooperation with foreign organizations, around US $ 15 billion of foreign investment has been attracted to the economy of Turkmenistan. The president of the State Bank for Foreign Economic Affairs, Rakhimberdy Dzhepbarov, spoke about it in an interview with the official Turkmen press, Trend reports citing […]

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Ghana ready for more foreign investment in agriculture sector – Dept. Agric Minister

[ad_1] Deputy Agriculture Minister Mohammed Hardi Tuferu urges foreign investors to take advantage of Ghana’s conducive business environment and invest in the country’s agricultural sector. He says the country is ready for business and the government hopes to raise US $ 3 billion this year in foreign direct investment, half of which is in the […]

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Report Examines Expanding National Security Review Process to Foreign Investments in U.S. Companies

The names of companies and law firms listed above are auto-generated based on the text of the article. We are improving this feature as we continue to test and develop in beta. We appreciate feedback, which you can provide using the feedback tab on the right side of the page. September 8, 2021 – The […]

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Telecommunications sector attracts $ 3.9 billion in foreign investment in five years | The Guardian Nigeria News

[ad_1] • Unstable macroeconomic environment impacting the potential of the sector• NIN-SIM drives 6.3% drop in industry growth in Q1 2021 Between 2015 and 2020, Nigeria’s telecommunications sector attracted $ 3.9 billion in foreign investment (portfolio and direct). The 2021 Telecommunications Industry Report released by Agusto & Co, which revealed it, observed that this averaged […]

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Foreign investment: Indians invest record amounts in global debt, stocks and bank deposits

[ad_1] Resident Indians have invested in assets abroad for a record amount since the central bank led the way through the Liberalized Discount System (LRS). Indians have invested $ 1.53 billion in debt, stocks and bank deposits through the LRS since the pandemic-induced lockdown in March 2020, the highest since 2004-05 when the window was […]

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Amendments to the Foreign Investment Regulations of Insurance Companies

[ad_1] The Regulations Governing Foreign Investment of Insurance Companies (the “Regulations”) were implemented on March 6, 1993 and have been amended 25 times. The last change was made on December 31, 2019. This current change (the “Amendment”) was made in response to the demand from policyholders for insurance policies denominated in foreign currencies and to […]

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“Foreign investments are the key to the switch to nuclear power”

[ad_1] Investments from foreign players keen to do business in the Philippines will push the country to embrace nuclear power, a senior AC Energy official said on Wednesday. “I think the best bet in terms of a potential strategy for the Philippines is to get foreign investors because they are the ones, especially the incumbents, […]

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BOI invites foreign investment in SEZs

[ad_1] ISLAMABAD – The Board of Investment (BOI) has invited foreign investors, especially Chinese, to set up their business houses in Pakistan’s Special Economic Zones (SEZs). “We look forward to your high quality investments in Pakistan while enhancing B2B and P2P cooperation,” Fareena Mazhar, Secretary of the Pakistan Investment Board, said at the “Belt and […]

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Morocco, the first destination for foreign investment – ​​Polish Paper

The Polish newspaper “innpoland” praised the business climate in Morocco and the investment opportunities offered by the Kingdom. The newspaper, which published an article on the Kingdom’s economic assets on Friday, pointed out that “while the word Morocco conjures up beautiful landscapes, excellent cuisine and other things that together make it an ideal destination for […]

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Foreign investment in Egyptian treasury bills increases to $ 22.866 billion in June 2021: CBE

[ad_1] The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) revealed that foreigners’ investments in Egyptian treasury bills (treasury bills) reached $ 22.866 billion (or EGP 359.6 billion) in June 2021, up from around 22 , $ 25 billion (EGP 349.9 billion) in May 2021, an increase of $ 616 million. According to a recent CBE report, total […]

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Retrospective tax law change will help India attract more foreign investment: UKIBC

[ad_1] The retrospective amendment to Indian tax law, which rescinds the tax demand raised for the indirect transfer of Indian assets made before May 28, 2012 subject to specified conditions being met, may help attract more foreign investment to India as it sends a clear message that the country welcomes businesses, said the UK India […]

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Foreign investment in health care encouraged

[ad_1] MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines is expected to attract more foreign investment in the health system as the country continues to lag behind in Southeast Asia. In a discussion paper, the state-run Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS) think tank argued that the country has long lagged behind neighboring countries in the region in […]

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Implementation of Plant Protection Law to Boost Exports and Attract Foreign Investment

[ad_1] The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) says the implementation of the Plant Variety Protection (PVP) law will boost exports, attract foreign investment and provide more food to Nigerian citizens. Laoye Jaiyeola, CEO of NESG, said this at a conference hosted by the National Agricultural Seed Council (NASC) in Lagos on Thursday. The PVP 2021 […]

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RCEP to attract more foreign investment

Ratifying the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) will help the Philippines attract more foreign direct investment, a trade official said. “In addition to the huge domestic market of 110 million people, the Philippines offers access to the ASEAN market of over 600 million people, and other key markets through our free trade agreements. (FTA) and […]

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India will continue to attract significant foreign investment: Piyush Goyal

[ad_1] NEW DELHI: Trade and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Saturday expressed confidence that India will continue to attract high foreign direct investment (FDI) during the current fiscal year. He said India received the most FDI on record during the Covid-hit period of 2020, unlike a contraction in global investment inflows. In 2020-2021, FDI in […]

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India will continue to attract significant foreign investment: Goyal

[ad_1] Trade and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Saturday expressed confidence that India will continue to attract high foreign direct investment (FDI) in the current fiscal year. He said India received the most FDI on record during the Covid-hit period of 2020, unlike a contraction in global investment inflows. In 2020-2021, FDI in the country […]

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Foreign Investment in China Accelerates Despite Global Tensions: US Economist_英语频道_央视网(cctv.com)

WASHINGTON, July 22 (Xinhua) — Foreign direct investment and portfolio inflows into China continue to accelerate this year despite global economic and financial tensions, a renowned U.S. economist said Thursday. “As China continues to lead the global recovery from the negative economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and the business environment for foreign companies in […]

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Bangladesh will continue to attract foreign investment, defying slowdown: United States

[ad_1] Bangladesh will remain the most resilient country and will continue to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) to live up to its image as a preferred location for global investors, despite the economic slowdown induced by Covid. This inference can be taken from a new report released by the US State Department. The US State […]

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United States: Bangladesh will continue to attract foreign investment

[ad_1] US State Department report finds Bangladesh lucrative for FDI despite pandemic-induced economic downturn across the world Bangladesh will continue to be resilient and attract foreign direct investment (FDI) to live up to its image as a preferred location for global investors, despite the economic downturn induced by Covid, according to a new report released […]

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India’s strong fundamentals, market size will continue to attract foreign investment: FM

[ad_1] Claiming that the Indian economy is showing signs of recovery from the peak of the second wave of COVID in May, the government said on Monday that the country’s strong fundamentals and market size will continue to attract investment to create new markets. . Citing the World Investment Report 2021, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman […]

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India’s strong fundamentals and market size will continue to attract foreign investment: FM Sitharaman

[ad_1] The Union budget 2021-2022 estimates India’s nominal GDP growth at 14.4% in the current fiscal year ending in March 2022. India’s strong fundamentals and market size will continue to attract investment to create new markets, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Monday in a written response to Lok Sabha. Citing the World Investment Report […]

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Malaysia should step up sustainable development efforts to attract foreign investment, says Swedish envoy | Money

File photo shows a worker picking palm oil fruit at a plantation, amid the Covid-19 outbreak in Klang, June 15, 2020. – Reuters pic KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 – As the world grapples with the global climate crisis, it is crucial for Malaysia to strengthen its sustainable development initiatives to ensure a brighter future for […]

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Foreign investment in Greece soars 77% in 2020, report says

Greece has significantly improved its ranking in foreign direct investment, according to a report released on Wednesday. Public domain Foreign direct investment in Greece increased by 77% in 2020, a report by multinational accounting firm Ernst & Young Greece (EY) revealed on Wednesday. EY’s Greece investment report says the improving economic situation indicates that Greece […]

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Foreign investment in Egyptian treasury bills up to EGP 349.9 billion in May 2021: CBE

[ad_1] The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) revealed that foreign investment in Egyptian treasury bills (treasury bills) reached the equivalent of around EGP 349.9 billion in May 2021. The latter figure is compared to the equivalent of around EGP 326.9 billion in April 2021. In its monthly report released on Tuesday, the CBE said the […]

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Commentary: How the environmental justice movement could affect foreign investment in Georgia

[ad_1] Protesters march for environmental justice in Louisiana. Credit: Fernando Lopez for Survival Media Agency Editor’s Note: Brooke F. Dickerson, an attorney with Atlanta-based law firm Arnall Golden Gregory (AGG) specializing in environmental and construction law, is the author of this article. The article appears as part of AGG’s annual sponsorship of Global Atlanta. Brooke […]

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IIFL Securities partners with Stockal for foreign investments

IIFL Securities, the brokerage arm of IIFL Group, has partnered with global investment platform Stockal for overseas investment. Partnership will help IIFL Securities clients gain access to over 3,500 U.S.-listed companies, invest in expert-selected fractional stocks, stocks and ETFs based on risk and industry preferences individual investors, IIFL said in a statement. Millennials make up […]

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Turkey after a greater share of foreign investment: Erdoğan

Turkey’s foreign direct investment strategy will serve as a roadmap to secure value-added financing in sectors the economy needs, the country’s president said on Tuesday. “The main goal (of the roadmap) is to increase our market share in global direct investment to 1.5% by 2023, in line with the 11th development plan,” President Recep Tayyip […]

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Qatar’s PPP law will provide greater support for private sector and foreign investment: al-Sharqi

[ad_1] Qatar’s PPP law would significantly help accelerate the country’s massive infrastructure development and provide greater support to the private sector and foreign investment, noted Qatar Chamber Director General Saleh bin Hamad al- Sharqi.The law paves the way for the launch of several investment projects in Qatar in various sectors including health, sports, tourism and […]

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Egyptian sports tournaments attract foreign investment and boost the country on the international stage

[ad_1] Psychotherapist Hussam Nabil is best known for tabling a new approach to mental wellness in 2020 – but his expertise goes beyond that. With a bachelor’s degree in political science and economics from Cairo University, Nabil has a long history in the promotion and organization of sporting events. Just four years after graduating in […]

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Chinese companies raise $ 3 trillion in foreign investment by end of 2020

[ad_1] Mutual fund assets invested with Chinese fund and wealth management companies grew 36% year-over-year in 2020 to reach 2.44 trillion euros ($ 3 trillion). ). According to a study conducted jointly by Luxembourg for Finance – the national agency for the development of financial centers – and PwC Luxembourg, assets have also grown at […]

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Denmark passes law to screen foreign investment for security risks

[ad_1] Danish lawmakers have passed a law allowing screening of future foreign investments to ensure they do not pose a threat to national security, the Ministry of Business said on Wednesday. The new legislation was drawn in part following security concerns over an offer from Chinese Huawei to build Denmark’s 5G network. Denmark’s largest telecommunications […]

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How foreign investment in the digital ecosystem can catalyze a robust economy

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Canadian government steps up national security reviews of foreign investments

Canada recently introduced new national security review provisions for foreign investment activities … [+] in the countryside. NurPhoto via Getty Images By Brian Mich and Natasha Moore The Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry of Canada, François-Philippe Champagne, on March 24and released revised guidelines on reviewing national security investments. Canadian companies and international investors should […]

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Foreign investments in Lebanon for medical cannabis investors

[ad_1] On April 20, 2020, the Lebanese Parliament passed a law authorizing the cultivation, trade, research and use of medical cannabis. The adoption of the law by Lebanon creates an opportunity for leading medical cannabis companies around the world to enter the Lebanese market. There are six categories of license applicants, including foreign companies licensed […]

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Coherence of policies, key to attracting local and foreign investment: President BEZA

[ad_1] Photo courtesy of: BEZA Coherence of investment policies and long-term political support are the most important factors in attracting domestic and foreign direct investment to the country, said Bangladesh Economic Zones Authority Executive Chairman Paban Chowdhury. Investors make their decisions after being assured of the rate of return on any investment based on the […]

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Bauchi, Delta, Gombe … 26 states that did not attract any foreign investment in 2020

[ad_1] Foreign investors ignored 26 states in Nigeria in the year 2020, according to a report released by the National Bureau of Statistics. The recently released Capital Imports report by the National Bureau of Statistics details the value of new investments that have poured into the Nigerian economy in 2020. The 26 states are: Bauchi, […]

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China has new rules for screening foreign investment. Here are the details.

[ad_1] China has implemented a sweeping new law allowing national security reviews of foreign investments, just as foreign money flowing into the country is expected to reach record levels. Monday’s new regulations also come as Beijing has seen recent Chinese investment abroad come under increased scrutiny. The Foreign Investment Security Review Measures, developed by the […]

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Budget 2021: Special window for foreign investments of probable high value

[ad_1] Large foreign investors looking to invest in India may soon see their proposals receive swift treatment from the government. According to sources, the Center plans to create a special window for strategically important investors such as sovereign wealth funds and pension funds who wish to invest more than Rs 3,000 crore through a single […]

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Seychelles Ambassador to China: Foreign investment welcomed

[ad_1] 06:10 Seychelles, which derives around 70 percent of its GDP from tourism, seeks to boost trade with major economies as its economy is hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. “Currently, Seychelles is experiencing a severe balance of payments crisis, so we welcome Chinese investment and funding for public sector projects that will ease our fiscal […]

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StanChart Partners with BIDA to Attract Foreign Investment

[ad_1] FE REPORT | Posted: Jan. 06, 2021, 10:32 a.m. | Update: January 07, 2021 5:00:16 PM The Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA) and Standard Chartered Bangladesh (SCB) have teamed up to try to attract more foreign investment to the country. The partnership, as the first initiative, will hold a Bangladesh-China virtual investment summit on […]

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Thailand set to attract foreign investment

The government plans to revise various regulations in immigration, foreign affairs and other areas to attract more foreign direct investment next year. The legislative changes will also cover foreign workers, excise duties, town planning, biodiversity, the film and video sector and the energy sector, including infrastructure and alternative energy. The government aims to complete at […]

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Expectations of the 2021 budget in terms of foreign investments: will Modi’s government open more windows to attract FDI for “Make in India” in the 2021 budget?

[ad_1] Even though India suffered huge economic losses due to the foreclosure, foreign investor confidence remained high and India received the largest inflow of FDI to India ever. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has constantly tried to attract foreign investors to invest in India. Whether in the fields of pharma, manufacturing or green energy, the government’s […]

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EXCLUSIVE France extends stricter control of foreign investments until 2021

PARIS, Dec 18 (Reuters) – The French government will extend until 2021 a lower threshold for screening non-EU investments in listed French companies that was put in place during the coronavirus crisis and was due to expire at the end of the year. year, announced the Ministry of Finance. Friday. The government temporarily lowered in […]

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Budget 2021: Government sets out measures to attract foreign investment to Malaysia

[ad_1] KUALA LUMPUR (November 6): As part of its efforts to attract foreign investment to Malaysia, the government announced that one billion ringgit will be provided as a special incentive for high value-added technology investments in Malaysia. Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Aziz announced that the fund aims to support investments in research and […]

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New regime for certain types of foreign investments in Spain – Government, public sector

[ad_1] Spain: New regime for certain types of foreign investments in Spain October 29, 2020 Marti & Associates To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. Spain has strengthened its legal regime for certain types of foreign investments in order to protect its most vulnerable economic sectors, introducing changes in Law 19/2003 of […]

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How Investment Treaties Can Protect Foreign Investments Against State Action

Click here to listen to the audio. Crude oil exporting countries are going through difficult times, with the energy markets they depend on for their export earnings in turmoil. For many of these countries, a persistently low oil price will make it difficult to balance the national budget and deplete foreign currency reserves. Furthermore, the […]

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Foreign investment plunges in 2019 as trade war and corporate tax bill spook investors

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, March 10) — Foreign investment in the Philippines plunged in 2019 to its lowest level in four years, with a global trade war and proposed changes to corporate tax breaks triggering market jitters. The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas said foreign direct investment (FDI) totaled $7.65 billion in 2019, down 23.1% from […]

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Removal of tax on dividend distributions will help attract foreign investment

[ad_1] In a bid to revive the Indian economy and restart an investment cycle in India, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, in an unprecedented move, reduced the corporate tax rate to 15% for new manufacturing companies and 22% for other companies. To move forward in this direction, the 2020 Union budget gives new impetus by abolishing […]

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Structuring Foreign Investments Using UAE Holding Companies

A common dilemma faced by international companies is deciding on the jurisdiction to establish a holding company to hold its foreign investments. A number of critical issues come into play in the decision-making process, such as: (a) tax efficiency (including the use of double tax treaties (DTA)), thin capitalization and transfer pricing risks and new […]

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Tragic hero of our foreign investments

The Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA), a government agency responsible for promoting investment in our country’s export-oriented manufacturing industry, is known to offer some very attractive tax incentives. All companies registered with PEZA, known as locators, are entitled to tax exemptions (ITH), 5% gross income tax (GIE) and import of raw materials duty free. duties […]

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The nightmare of U.S. foreign investment taxation

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[ANALYSIS] Will Duterte’s new tax measure kill foreign investment?

The sequel to the controversial TRAIN law, called Citira, pits two key economic agencies against each other. Citira, which stands for Corporate Income Tax and Incentive Streamlining Act, is formerly known as the Trabaho Bill, which the House already passed its third and final reading in the previous Congress, but has ran out of time […]