foreign direct investment


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Noun1.foreign direct investment - investing in United States businesses by foreign citizens (often involves stock ownership of the business)
investing, investment - the act of investing; laying out money or capital in an enterprise with the expectation of profit
2.foreign direct investment - a joint venture between a foreign company and a United States company
joint venture - a venture by a partnership or conglomerate designed to share risk or expertise; "a joint venture between the film companies to produce TV shows"
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said foreign direct investment inflows reached a record high of $10 billion in 2017, up by 21.
Bank of Mongolia reported that as of the third quarter of 2017, foreign direct investment to Mongolia was USD 702 million, among which USD 285 million from Canada and USD 155 million from Luxembourg.
The European Commission unveiled proposals today to set up a European framework for screening foreign direct investment into the European Union.
of RO 800 million in foreign direct investment last year".
186 billion dollar foreign direct investment in Pakistan during the financial year 2016-17.
The spokesperson said in recent years, China's Foreign Direct Investment in Pakistan has maintained a rapid growth and this has played an important role in bilateral cooperation between the two friendly countries.
In March 2015, the government amended the investment law at a global economic conference held in Sharm el-Sheikh in an attempt to re-invest foreign direct investment.
Previous studies were limited to analyze the relationship between foreign direct investment and economic growth of Pakistan.
Foreign direct investment has become an important element in current globalized world.
The survey covered foreign direct investment for economic activity, the portfolio and other investments.
Dubai: The Dubai government has launched an official measurement for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) inflows to the emirate, DP World Group Chairman and Chief Executive Sultan Bin Sulayem announced on Monday.
The flow of foreign direct investment in Cyprus increased in 2014 by e1/4810.

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