foreign direct investment

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investing in United States businesses by foreign citizens (often involves stock ownership of the business)

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a joint venture between a foreign company and a United States company

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3 billion in direct foreign investment in the first half of the current fiscal year, he said.
Direct foreign investment in Latin America and the Caribbean is expected to rebound 40 to 50 percent in 2010 following a "stormy" year hit by the international economic crisis, said the head of the U.
Of special concern in this year's report is the decline in direct foreign investment as it has spread from developing to developed countries between 2008 and 2009.
The Direct Foreign Investment Magazine of the Financial Times Company announced that Anbar province comes within the best World's Investment areas.
Since the second half of 2008, Turkish investors have increased their application for making direct foreign investment in Iran, Hossein Salimi said adding that Iran`s blooming market and global crisis are the main causes of such growth.
Howe Institute's study also categorized the detrimental effects of withholding taxes on Canada, including restricting the free flow of capital, deterring direct foreign investment, and interfering with efficient global company operations.
One possible option for the venture would be for Bharti Enterprises to run the operation as a franchise, since direct foreign investment in multi-brand retail stores is banned in India.
Last year more than 6,000 jobs were created or safeguarded in the region as a result of direct foreign investment.
The report not only breaks down state-specific investments and state-to-state flows of capital by industry, it also shows direct foreign investment by country.
In this South Korea, Deputy Prime Minister Han Duck-soo extols the virtues of direct foreign investment in South Korea.
The Freedonia Group predicts that continuing industrialization and sustained strength in direct foreign investment in China will fuel the nonresidential building market.
With more than $50 million in direct foreign investment in each of the last two years, China has surged ahead in leading global growth figures.
direct foreign investment to Germany as a percentage of direct foreign investment in Europe has been decreasing over the last few years.
Meanwhile, direct foreign investment has fallen steadily since 2000.
TOKYO - Direct foreign investment in Japan totaled 981.
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