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US panel urges more oversight of China investment
WASHINGTON (AP) — A congressional advisory panel on Wednesday urged tighter screening of investment by Chinese state-owned companies in the U.S., saying they present unfair competition to American firms. That's the primary recommendation of an ...
Forex Flash: Chinese investment remains robust – NAB
FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - According to the NAB Analyst Team, "Chinese fixed asset investment has remained robust and we estimate that investment increased 21.8% over the year (similar to last month), largely thanks to strong investment in government ...
Japan's Sharp is seeking investment from Intel, others
While there has been some angst in the Japanese press over a traditional Japanese manufacturing power like Sharp accepting investment from a foreign company, there is little alternative domestically. "Japanese electronics companies are mostly in ...
Infrastructure investment picks up, offsetting weakness in manufacturing
Throughout the past many months, we have reiterated that because of the perceived policy error of government stimulus, there are opinions within the government which probably think that it is inappropriate to stimulate like it did in 2008/09, fearing ...
Dow Jones Industrial Average Higher; Cisco in Focus
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Strict rules on investment transparency needed for state-owned enterprises ...
Strict rules on investment transparency needed for state-owned enterprises ...
Two Perspectives on Falling Foreign Direct Investment in South Africa
The UN's Global Investment Trends Monitor report suggests a simple answer; the significant fall in FDI inflows in the first half of 2012 is due to slower economic growth in South Africa. The reasons for the stifled economic activity and deteriorating ...
Ecopetrol $2.5 Billion Peru Investment Slowed by Permit Delays
Ecopetrol SA (ECOPETL)'s $2.5 billion Peru investment plans are being held up by government permit delays, hindering the company's plans to triple crude production in the Andean nation. Peru's government hasn't authorized Colombia's state oil company ...
Workforce Investment Board of Ventura County Adds Two Members
The Workforce Investment Board (WIB) of Ventura County announced the addition of two new board members. Bruce Stenslie and Gregory Liu were officially appointed by the Ventura County Board of Supervisors on October 23, 2012. Bruce Stenslie is ...
RSI Alert For Top-Ranked Apartment Investment & Management
The DividendRank formula at Dividend Channel ranks a coverage universe of thousands of dividend stocks, according to a proprietary formula designed to identify those stocks that combine two important characteristics — strong fundamentals and a ...
World gold demand slips 11 percent in 3Q on falling investment demand, China ...
World gold demand slips 11 percent in 3Q on falling investment demand, China ...
NZ's $366 mln investment fund insolvent -receiver
WELLINGTON Nov 15 (Reuters) - New Zealand receivers are struggling to recover investment funds of about NZ$450 million ($366 million) managed by troubled Ross Asset Management, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) said on Thursday, warning that it ...
Angel Investment Network launches third competition
The third round of the Southern Oregon Angel Investment Network competition is under way with an estimated $200,000 in seed capital for entrepreneurs and startup companies up for grabs. Angel investors will announce the outcome of the competition on ...
Gazprom, Bulgaria Sign Final Investment Agreement on South Stream
RS) said Thursday it has reached a final investment agreement on the South Stream gas pipeline project with Bulgaria. Gazprom said in a statement that Gazprom and Bulgaria's gas distribution company Bulgargaz have discussed a new long-term contract ...
Officials to announce investment at Chrysler plant in Detroit
Chrysler officials wouldn't go into specifics, but Allen says the investment would revamp the plant to build V6 engines for the Dodge Ram pickup truck. Detroit Mayor Dave Bing is expected to be joined by members of the UAW and Fiat-Chrysler CEO Sergio ...
Gold Investment Demand Up as QE fears grow - ETF's Rise 56% in Q3 - The ...
Gold Investment Demand Up as QE fears grow - ETF's Rise 56% in Q3 - The ...
TEXT-Fitch revises BMB Investment Bank outlook to positive
Nov 15 - Fitch Ratings has affirmed BMB Investment Bank's Long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'B-' and revised the Outlook to Positive from Stable. At the same time, the agency has affirmed the Viability Rating (VR) at 'b-'. A full list of rating ...
Invest like Warren Buffett with These ETFs - Investment Ideas
Warren Buffett is widely regarded as one of the greatest investors of all-time, and for good reason. The 'Oracle of Omaha' has built up the one time struggling textile manufacturer of Berkshire Hathaway ( BRK.A ) into a global behemoth with investments ...
NY Fed Also at Fault for MF Global: Investment Chief
It's been just over a year since MF Global, the commodities brokerage firm led by Jon Corzine, filed for bankruptcy. On Thursday a House subcommittee investigating that firm's failure delivered its autopsy report. It faults Corzine, a former U.S ...
India to ask Wal-Mart for documents in investment probe -report
Sponsored Links. India to ask Wal-Mart for documents in investment probe -report. Tweet · Share this · Email · Print. Related News. Wal-Mart sales under global pressure, shares down. 2:42pm EST. Wall Street dips on "fiscal cliff" fear but off lows. 2 ...
PennantPark Investment's CEO Discusses F4Q12 Results - Earnings Call ...
PennantPark Investment's CEO Discusses F4Q12 Results - Earnings Call ...
Iowa Boom: More Google Investment, New Mega-Project Looms
Google's latest investment in wind power in Rippey brings the company's total committed investment in the renewable energy sector to more than $990 million. Back in 2010, Google entered into a long-term contract to purchase wind energy from NextEra ...
Smart Investment: Children's Mental Health
Six months ago, I marked Children's Mental Health Awareness Day by releasing a plan to improve children's mental health in the District. The crowd at Children's National Medical Center heard from Tonya Johnson. Her son Danzell had been skipping school, ...
Family Planning - a Sound Economic Investment
London — Family planning is a worthwhile investment that could reduce the cost of maternal and new-born health care by US$11.3 billion annually and provide much-needed support to some 222 million women globally who need contraceptives but do not ...
Investment Banking Bounces Back, But How?
A. Debt specialists at the banks admit that if corporate issuers are satisfied with their funding levels from this period of activity, meaning new issuance slows, investment banking revenues could fall back. Other aspects of investment banking, such as ...
Morguard Real Estate Investment Trust declares November 2012 distribution of ...
Morguard Real Estate Investment Trust declares November 2012 distribution of ...
Investment of 51 million euro for nanotechnology in Delft and Leiden
Investment of 51 million euro for nanotechnology in Delft and Leiden. (Nanowerk News) With an amount of 51 million it is one of the largest ever Dutch investments in fundamental science: scientists of TU Delft and Leiden University will be embarking on ...
Foreign Investment in Canada Securities at 4-Month High in September
OTTAWA--Foreign investment in Canadian securities in September was the largest since May, as non-resident investors loaded up on government bonds and bank stocks. In total, foreign investors added 13.92 billion Canadian dollars ($13.90 billion) worth ...
AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc. Announces Preferred Stock Dividends ...
AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc. Announces Preferred Stock Dividends ...
Buffett investment advice: Find peace
Mitch Tuchman is the co-founder, with Steve Beck, of MarketRiders, an online subscription software service for do-it-yourself investors. MarketRiders provides low-cost, tax efficient portfolios using exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and sends automated ...
INVESTMENT FOCUS-Bulls, not bears, go into hibernation
If there were any doubt about the shift in dominant risks over the year, Bank of America Merrill Lynch's latest investment funds poll this week showed 54 percent citing the impending threat of automatic U.S. tax rises and spending cuts as the biggest ...
Canada's Flaherty Says Investment Rules May Place Limits
Prime Minister Stephen Harper has said the government will release a new “policy framework” on foreign investment around the time it completes its review of Cnooc Ltd. (883)'s $15.1 billion takeover of Nexen Inc. (NXY). “The prime minister has said the ...
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (WRE) Passes Through 5% Yield Mark
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Friday, shares of Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE: WRE) were yielding above the 5% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $1.20), with the stock ...
Investment Group Plans Cash Out on Extended Stay
Two years after buying the Extended Stay America hotel chain out of bankruptcy, a high-powered investment group is increasing the chain's debt to cash out roughly half of their $1.5 billion in equity in the company, according to people briefed on the ...
Wells Fargo could become Warren Buffett's largest outside investment
Berkshire's 400 million shares in Coca-Cola (NYSE: KO) account for 20.1 percent of the Omaha company's investment portfolio in publicly traded companies at the end of the third quarter vs. Wells Fargo at 19.4 percent of Berkshire's portfolio, Forbes ...
Investment Managers donate $1.2 million to Red Cross relief effort in New Jersey - Hunterdon County Democrat
As the American Red Cross continues its massive response to Superstorm Sandy, a concerned group of humanitarian investment managers has made a gift that will aid the ongoing efforts. The donor group includes: David Tepper of Appaloosa Management, ...
The Twinkie Investment Model: Want to be a Millionaire?
Now that Hostess has announced that it will shutter its doors over an unresolvable labor dispute, seems everyone is hoofing it to their local 7-11, Walmart or Save Mart in search of a Twinkie. Good luck with that, as many store shelves have emptied ...
Global Investment In Exchange-Traded Gold Funds Jumped 56% From The Prior ...
Global Investment In Exchange-Traded Gold Funds Jumped 56% From The Prior ...
Spain asks former Latin American colonies for investment to help it through ...
Spain asks former Latin American colonies for investment to help it through ...
GOOGLE EXPANDS: $200 Million Investment In Iowa
More jobs are on the way to western Iowa. Friday afternoon Google announced another $200 million investment in the state. It comes on the heels of an announcement the day before, about a $75 million investment in an Iowa wind farm. This summer, Google ...
Toon paying for lack of investment
That's because in the summer many had expected a good level of investment from Newcastle. Defensive cover, along with options in midfield and perhaps even a striker was the replenishment list required if the club were to stand a chance of maintaining ...
Investment Trends Hospitals may outperform under new health care law
President Barack Obama's re-election has secured the future of health care reform, and many believe that will dramatically change the profit picture for hospitals. As many as 10% of all patients that hospitals treat are uninsured, said Whit Mayo ...
Buying in bulk: Worth the investment?
I told my best friend I'd be writing a piece about buying in bulk, exploring whether it is worth it to join a wholesale club and, if so, what items you should buy there; or whether buying a three-gallon container of ranch dressing at any store is a ...
India, ASEAN FTA talks on services, investment in final stages
Negotiations on the much-delayed Free Trade Agreement in Services and Investment between India and 10-nation ASEAN grouping are in the final stages and effort is being made to conclude these by next month. This was stated by Commerce Minister ...
Investment companies see opportunity in scooping up foreclosed homes in ...
Investment companies see opportunity in scooping up foreclosed homes in ...
Angel Fund Members Make a Personal Investment in a Community Ravaged by ...
Angel Fund Members Make a Personal Investment in a Community Ravaged by ...
Investment banks to pay $400m over US mortgages
JPMORGAN Chase and Credit Suisse agreed to settlements with the US securities regulator totalling $US417 million over their packaging and sale of troubled mortgage securities to investors. The settlements with the US Securities and Exchange ...
My New Most Embarrassing Investment Mistake
Recently, we Fools were asked to relate two stories for Worldwide Invest Better Day – one about an investment that went wrong, and another about our most embarrassing investment mistake. I recently made a new mistake that will definitely replace both ...
Spain Seeks Investment From Latin America
CÁDIZ, SPAIN — Starting in the late 1990s, Spanish companies began a drive into Latin America that resulted in their takeover of some of the region's most prized assets. Now, Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy of Spain wants the investment to flow in the ...
Investment Falls Off a Cliff
Nationwide, business investment in equipment and software—a measure of economic vitality in the corporate sector—stalled in the third quarter for the first time since early 2009. Corporate investment in new buildings has declined. At the same time ...