The capital spending
budget for this year excludes the P14-billion capital spending
by Maynilad Water Services Inc.
Citigroup Inc (NYSE: C) has opined that US capital spending
small-business owners planning to increase their capital spending
in the next year, more also report actually having done so in the past 12 months.
LGD originally planned to launch capital spending
of 4 trillion Korean won (about US$3.
The company has increased capital spending
for the development of new power plants.
Manufacturers plan to expand their capital spending
The May data for fixed investment suggests that capital spending
has already begun to slow from the robust levels apparent during the first quarter.
The study polled 126 global corporate and technical executives from oil and gas companies in which 20% of the respondents stated that their FY'04 upstream capital spending
(excluding acquisitions) would see an increase of 10% or more, with 12% saying less than 10%.
This represents a 16 percent increase over average capital spending
of $658,343 in 2002.
After two years of negative growth, worldwide semiconductor capital spending
and wafer fab equipment spending will return to double-digit growth in 2003, according to Dataquest Inc.
However, according to Statistics Canada, capital spending
in the chemical industry will decline this year.
Only in the last two years have cities' fiscal healths rebounded such that only a minority of cities are now reducing actual capital spending
Overall economic growth has depended heavily in the past several years on capital spending
by business, and economists said Thursday's figures were more evidence that growth this year would be anemic.
Nonmanufacturing capital spending
this year will show only a modest, 3.
As this was being written, there were media reports that President-Elect Clinton, even while recognizing the importance of deficit reduction, was aware of the importance of dealing with a greater need for capital spending