Despite its investments, Mexico was the nation with the worst drop in direct foreign investment
in 2009 falling 51 percent and receiving $11.4 billion dollars.
TOKYO - Direct foreign investment
in Japan totaled 981.2 billion yen in the first half of fiscal 2003, up 54.7% from a year earlier, the Finance Ministry said Wednesday.
They can use up to R2bn to fund direct foreign investment
on the continent, up from a limit of R750m, through new relaxed foreign exchange controls announced by the SA Reserve Bank.
Direct foreign investment
in Cuba came to only $38.9 million in 2001, a dramatic drop from the $488 million recorded in 2000.
Contributors address different types of capital flows -- bank lending, bonds, direct foreign investment
-- and the implications of each for economic performance.
He said Japan should restructure and clean up its banking sector and further open its markets to direct foreign investment
South Africa and its neighbours urgently need direct foreign investment
, not just informal portfolio investments on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.
real estate, AFIRE's member investments represent nearly two thirds of all direct foreign investment
direct foreign investment
. Specifically, each time a country demonstrates a 1 percent improvement in the Index score, it is matched by a 5.4 percent improvement in exports and investment.
Our direct foreign investment
in, and foreign affiliate earnings reported from, the economies in this region as a whole have been a smaller share of the respective totals than their share of our exports.
But during the next few years, South Africa will need enormous direct foreign investment
, particularly in computers, electronics and communications.
The transaction cost framework explains the preference for licensing over direct foreign investment
at the firm level (Hennart, 1990).