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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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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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“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

[ad_1] 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 […]

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Facilitate foreign investments through the International Financial Services Center

[ad_1] 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”). […]

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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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Proposed Amendments to the Foreign Investment Law

[ad_1] 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 […]

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On foreign investments – Punch Newspapers

[ad_1] 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 […]

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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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400 foreign investments controlled by the European Commission

[ad_1] 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 […]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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

[ad_1] Lesotho is a name that is unknown to most of us and that doesn’t ring a bell because we don’t know. It is a landlocked country within the borders of South Africa. A very small landlocked country, Lesotho is a more popular name in the United States and in European countries due to the […]

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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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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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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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Rise in corporate profits under the effect of wage compression, creating dangerous inequalities Nouriel Roubini

[ad_1] MUMBAI : The nice 25 percent increase in corporate profits in the September quarter amid a sharp contraction in GDP is explained by wage cuts, leading to increased inequality in India, economist Nouriel Roubini said on Thursday . This growing inequality is “dangerous” politically and socially because only a few people in the economy […]

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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 […]

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Your Money: Six Reasons The Prospects For Business Profits Are Better Now

[ad_1] The flight of earnings to oil is always a concern and should be watched for near term earnings performance. If the rupee wins in real effective terms, this could prove to be a hindrance for profits. After a long period of earnings recession, corporate margins could enter positive territory. Here are six reasons why […]

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#NepaLeaks explained: Suspicious funds, tax havens and dodgy foreign investments

The Center for Investigative Journalism of Nepal released a report on Wednesday on how established and emerging businesses in Nepal are attracting investment from countries and territories that harbor illegal foreign wealth for the operation of cement factories, the betel nut trade and hotels. The five-part report is available on the CIJ website. Here we […]

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Tax incentives for foreign investment in Uzbekistan – Taxation

To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. In this document, Deloitte presents a brief overview of the tax and customs advantages applicable to foreign investments in Uzbekistan. Since the tax system in Uzbekistan is subject to frequent changes, we recommend that you use this overview […]