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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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The verbal response to the new appeal is positive, but the level of trade and foreign investment in South Africa remains quite low.
These include easing restrictions on media and the internet, liberalizing private imports of petroleum products and mooting a Foreign Investment Law (FIL) which is reported to be highly investor-friendly.
Together with the lower screening threshold for foreign investment in agricultural land of $15 million (cumulative) from 1 March 2015 and the foreign ownership register already announced, the new $55 million screening threshold for agribusiness will ensure foreign investment in agriculture remains in Australia s national interest.
Romania needs foreign investment if it is to provide the standard of living its people deserve and have so long been denied.
direct foreign investment are Brazil and Mexico, with 3 percent and 2 percent shares, respectively.
Foreign investment not only produces jobs, but introduces new technology, new management techniques and new market access.
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Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Interior Minister Mostafa Mohammad Najjar announced that the country has been able to attract $7bln of foreign investment during the current Iranian year (March 2012- March 2013).
The report said that there was a continuous trend of decrease in foreign investment in Pakistan and a conspicuous decline was recorded in the tenure of the present government.
He said he couldn't produce actual numbers because it takes a month for the exact statistics on foreign investment to be collected.
Kyrgyzstan will sign the memorandum on cooperation with the Walloon Export and Foreign Investment Agency in economic partnership and training, reported the Ministry of Economy of Kyrgyzstan.
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