investment incentive

investment incentive

a financial inducement given by the government to a firm as a means of encouraging new INVESTMENT. Such inducements can include cash grants to defray part of the costs of building a new factory and/or installing new machines and equipment; low interest rates; interest-free LOANS; or tax relief on the firm's profits. Investment incentives can be used to stimulate investment in general, or they can be targeted to encourage certain types of investment and to influence the geographical location of new investment. See CAPITAL ALLOWANCE, INDUSTRIAL POLICY, REGIONAL POLICY, SUBSIDY, ENTERPRISE INVESTMENT SCHEME, ENTERPRISE GRANT SCHEME.
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The 13 prioritized bills which the President wants passed include Investment Incentive Agreement between Liberia and Dangote Cement-Liberia Limited; An Act Ratifying the Agreement for the Establishment of the African Export Import Bank (AFREMIXBANK); An Act to Amend Title 25, Patriotic and Cultural Observances Law, Chapter 3, Recognition of Distinguished Service, by adding thereto to a New Subsection 64 to be named the Order of the Republic and An Act to name Certain Roads and Bridges in the country.
The OECD has provided significant technical support to Tunisia to improve the business and investment climate through the improvement of the legislative framework and the investment incentive scheme, said Laadhari.
Investment incentive certificates were issued for projects in 52 provinces, with Antalya, ystanbul and yzmir having the highest number, accounting for 99 of the 239 projects.
Especially the year 2012 was excessively active in terms of investments in Turkey with the legislative changes and new foreign investment incentive scheme launched by the government of Turkey.
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and the Ministry of Economy hosted a roundtable to examine the current investment incentive regime and develop recommendations to improve it, including the creation of new incentives.
Free land allocation is only one of the support elements in Turkey's general investment incentive scheme which offers tax exemptions, insurance premium support and other advantages to investors depending on the scale, region and type of the investment.
Dinga [11] focuses on the effect of the TPCA automotive investment in Kolin, which was subsidised by the government, as the largest investment incentive in the automotive industry.
The Innovative Technologies Investment Incentive Act of 2010 (H.
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We believe China will not be able to achieve any kind of landing (neither soft nor hard) in the next year or two for three reasons: the absence of swift policy responses to rising economic problems; the heightening investment incentive ahead of major political events; and the inconvertibility of the capital account lengthens the duration of the bubble.
This result was driven by a perceived surge in buyers' perceptions of homes in that price range as good investments; in fact, three-fourths of builders said that the investment incentive had strengthened during the past year.
Using land as an investment incentive and combining that with an aggressive state-funded telecommunications infrastructure development program, IDA began in the late 1980s to recruit international business interests, with a particular concentration on the emerging high-tech industry.

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