Bay County receives FDI Certification

BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Bay County received a prestigious honor Tuesday morning at the Bay County Commission meeting. It’s a certification only nine other communities have in the entire country. It was also the first one awarded in Florida. The Foreign Direct Investment Certification, or FDI, was received by...
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Senegal – infrastructure investments strengthen Dakar´s role as regional trading hub

Miguel Artacho: Sierra Leone Telegraph: 22 September 2021:. In order to prepare for a decade that will undoubtedly transform modern-day Senegal, the Administration of President Macky Sall has been working on a number of new large-scale infrastructure, transportation, civil aviation and maritime logistics projects. For centuries Senegal has been an...
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Bangladesh PM seeks more US investment in different sectors

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina has sought United States investment in various potential sectors apart from the existing energy, banking and insurance sectors as Bangladesh is developing its infrastructure and power supply systems to facilitate FDI. ‘The US is, of course, the largest investor in Bangladesh with stakes in energy, banking...
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Flatirons Digital Innovations Inc. Names Kevin Rowland as Chief Operating Officer: Sets Path for Growth

Flatirons Digital Innovations Inc., FDI, a content services and data management consultant and system integrator, announces it has named Kevin Rowland as Chief Operating Officer (COO). Rowland brings more than 17 years of consulting and digital transformation experience to FDI and will play a central role in leading the company’s growth through strategic planning and execution.

At Forum, Russia, Kazakhstan, Present Asian Tilt

Ladies and gentlemen of the Western world, we have a problem. If you thought China rising was a threat, try lumping it in with the massive, resource rich landmass north and west of Beijing– linking Russia, the former Soviet states of Central Asia, with the Asia Pacific manufacturing centers. These people are hungry for growth. They’re business savvy. They’re not debating who is more woke than the other. And they’re developing faster than the West. The region is increasingly trying to integrate into the capital, infrastructure, and manufacturing markets the Western world helped build throughout the Asia Pacific.

Telecommunications Department Launches New Reforms Streamlining KYC Process

New Delhi: The Ministry of Telecommunications (DoT) on Tuesday began implementing new telecommunications reforms by streamlining the KYC (Know Your Customer) process. The Union Cabinet last week approved a series of measures for its cash-strapped telecommunications sector, including a four-year moratorium on over-the-air payments owed to the government and 100% automatic FDI in the area.

List of Europe Offshore Countries?

There have been many offshore countries in Europe that have become tax havens. These countries offer advantageous environments for capital gains taxes, income taxes, and corporate taxes. They are known to greatly reduce and eliminate taxes that would have otherwise been due by domestic tax authorities if not for their placement in offshore accounts. From banking, saving money, and investing abroad, these European tax haven are suitable for various types of offshore business.

PM seeks US investment in ICT, renewable energy, blue economy

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has sought US investment in country's different promising sectors such as Information and Communication Technology (ICT), renewable energy, agro-processing, blue economy, tourism and hi-tech parks, reports BSS. "We invite US investment in other lucrative sectors as ICT, renewable energy, shipbuilding, automobile, light engineering, agro-processing, blue economy,...

Indian govt's draft e-commerce rules face opposition from, well, Indian govt

The contentious draft e-commerce rules that the Indian Consumer Affairs Ministry had announced last June, which was protested by players like Amazon and Flipkart, have found further opposition from unlikely and unexpected sources: The Indian Finance and Corporate Affairs Ministries, and the governmental planning think-tank NITI Aayog. © Provided by...

Recycled Elastomers Market Size, Share, Trend, Forecast, & Industry Analysis: 2018-2025

Recycled elastomers Market will surpass USD 6 billion by 2025; according to a new research report. Substantial development in road construction sector in emerging economies owing to the surge in automotive & transportation industry will subsequently boost the entire recycled elastomer market demand in forecast period as the product is widely used as an asphalt binder or an additive in modified bitumen for the formation of durable roads. Significant FDI inflows in Asia Pacific region coupled with various initiatives taken by the government such as one belt one road plan, rural road linking with transport network will further bolster the entire road construction industry. The aforementioned trend is expected to follow in the near future as well and will positively influence the global recycled elastomer market demand in forecast timeframe.

Sustainable health: A global concern

COLOGNE, Germany: We all know what a healthy mouth means to people’s well-being and quality of life. Current research highlights the complex connection between oral health and general health, but what role does this play in terms of global sustainable development?. One way of approaching sustainable development is by using...

Administrative tests for parties, and challenge between allies

A test between the sides and within the sides, between leaders, old and new, of opposing parties but also among allied ones. If the administrative elections of 3 and 4 October are. unlikely to have an impact on the Draghi government. , they will be a national test to verify...

Can Mexico help bring supply chains back to North America?

This blog is part of a series to be published in October 2021 in a joint project with the Center for Strategic and International Studies funded by Chubb. The author thanks Megan Hogan for compiling the tables included in this blog. International trade and investment have been buffeted over the...

Zooming profits for general insurers in FY21

Chennai, Sep 21 : Coronavirus eating into the Indian general insurance industry's business and profits? You must be joking. The 32-player industry's net profit last year zoomed to Rs 3,868.77 crore from a net loss of Rs 1,402.53 crore in 2019-20, as per the data released by General Insurance Council.

Why should you buy a property in Lisbon or Porto before January 2022?

Getting a residence right in Portugal has become an easier process thanks to the Golden Visa program. The national immigration and borders service (SEF) approves this fact. Since 2012, more than 9,800 international investors obtained this right through a qualified investment. Find more about the process and benefits of this program below.

DAILY VOICE | Fed may give advance notice on tapering this week followed by formal announcement in November: Milind Muchhala of Julius Baer

Milind Muchhala, Executive Director at Julius Baer feels the Federal Reserve in its policy meeting on September 21-22 will continue to remain accommodative in its monetary policy stance, which should be supportive for equities. The Fed may give advance notice on tapering in this week’s meeting, followed by a formal announcement at the following meeting in November; however, the pace of tapering is expected to be gradual, said Muchhala who has over 20 years of extensive experience in the industry, including equity research, advisory and wealth management.

Report: Reshoring Pace Accelerates in 1H 2021

The Covid-19 pandemic, supported by U.S. government initiatives, has spurred a national push to strengthen the domestic supply chain, according to the Reshoring Initiative. If the second half of the year progresses at the same rate as 1H, reshoring and foreign direct investment (FDI) job announcements for 2021 are projected to be over 220,000 – 38 percent above 2020 and the highest yearly number recorded to date.