The all-time high FDI
for the year came despite the lower December FDI
, hitting $699 million for the month, 9 percent lower than the December 2016 level.
The lowest outflow of profits was from the construction sector which received the second highest FDI
It has now been decided to permit 100 percent FDI
under automatic route for SBRT.
The July FDI
figure was the lowest monthly inflow in 13 months, or since the $238 million posted in June last year, BSP data showed.
4 percent of the country's overall export receipts in FY16 and it had the highest share in outstanding FDI
in the country.
South Africa remains the conti- nent's leading FDI
destination, when measured by project numbers, in- creasing 6.
7 per cent decline in FDI
projects in 2016, and weak growth in recent years, West Africa's second largest economy, Ghana, remains a key FDI
An invitation-only programme, the workshop brought together participants from various Dubai Government entities and free zones in the emirate, in addition to representatives of Dubai FDI
investment promotion partners.
Another notable aspect of FDI
inflows to Dubai in 2016 was the emirate's success in attracting new investment into start-ups, particularly tech start-ups, said Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad.
The stylized facts indicate that there has been increasing trend in net FDI
inflows from 1975 to 1999 but the reduction in net inflows has been observed during the period 2000-2004 which may be due to the military coup at the end of 1999 in Pakistan which shattered the confidence of foreign investor regarding local business climate in Pakistan.
China has emerged as a leader in FDI
inflows for Pakistan, primarily due to its interest in power projects.
Well, having opened up almost every sector for FDI
over the past two years, the Modi administration's desperation to showcase the impact is understandable.