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Virus crisis torpedoes foreign investment – U.N.

Jun 16, 2020 - 9:20 PM

The United Nations expects a 40% drop in global foreign direct investment in 2020

A boat sails at sunset, against the backdrop of Burj Khalifa and high rise buildings, in the Emirati city of Dubai, on May 27, 2020. - The Emirati authorities eased some of the restrictions that were put in place in a bid to stem the spread of the novel coronavirus, allowing some businesses to reopen. (Photo by Karim SAHIB / AFP)

Trade wars hint at 'deeper economic malaise' – U.N.

Sep 27, 2018 - 12:35 PM

The UN Conference on Trade and Development warns of 'economic storm clouds gathering,' with tepid growth being fueled by skyrocketing debt

Multinationals book more income in Bermuda than China – UN

May 04, 2016 - 11:10 AM

How is it possible that in Bermuda you have more profit declared than in China? says an UNCTAD official

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PH in top 10 East, Southeast Asian economies with highest FDI

Jun 24, 2015 - 5:54 PM

The country however still lags behind many of its regional neighbors that recorded highest number of foreign investments last year the United Nations Conference of Trade and Development report shows

FDI flows into PH one of fastest growing in Asean

Jan 24, 2013 - 3:59 PM

The US 1 5 billion foreign direct investments that flowed into the Philippines in 2012 is one of lowest in region but among the fastest growing at 15 5 Unctad data shows

FDI into Philippines up 10.6% in Jan-June - UNCTAD

Oct 24, 2012 - 1:09 AM

Foreign Direct Investments that flowed into the Philippines increased by 10 6 in the January to June period this year says UNCTAD