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Dominguez warns unclear federalism proposal would scare investors

Aug 15, 2018 - 5:05 PM

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III says foreigners 'will not invest' if the rules under federalism are not clear

CLARITY. Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez says the fiscal provisions under federalism must be clear. Photo by DARREN LANGIT

Rappler Talk: Francis Lim on how SEC violated own rules in Rappler case

Jan 28, 2018 - 6:42 PM

Rappler's lawyer also explains why he took the case and what surprised him most about the decision

PCC to gov't: Make it easier for foreigners to do PH construction projects

Feb 23, 2017 - 7:20 PM

Foreign construction firms are restricted to special licenses hampering their participation in the market and limiting the potential of the construction sector says the Philippine Competition Commission

Del Rosario: Count economic cost of shift in foreign policy

Sep 29, 2016 - 5:05 PM

In foreign affairs you try to get as many friends as possible You don t get one friend at the expense of another friend says former Philippine foreign secretary Albert del Rosario

Saudi stock exchange to ease rules for foreigners

May 04, 2016 - 12:05 PM

More overseas institutions will be able to invest on the Tadawul All Shares Index

A Saudi investor monitors the stock exchange at the Al-Bilad Saudi Bank on June 15, 2015 in the capital Riyadh. Saudi Arabia's stock exchange allowed foreign investors to trade shares for the first time, boosting efforts by the world's top oil exporter to become a major global capital market. AFP PHOTO / FAYEZ NURELDINE / AFP PHOTO / FAYEZ NURELDINE

Foreign investors’ angst about PH elections

Mar 08, 2016 - 8:00 AM

A foreign investor shares the concerns of the international investor community on why the best candidate for business may not win

PH tax system turns off foreign investors – Binay

Oct 07, 2015 - 5:52 PM

The Vice President says lower income tax rates will draw more foreign investments resulting in more jobs for the people and more revenues for the government

Indonesia's 'constitutional jihad' could cost growth

Jun 04, 2015 - 1:51 PM

While Jokowi has used every overseas trip to invite foreign investment the message from his government is almost exactly the opposite

MIXED SIGNALS. Indonesian President Joko Widodo's appeals for foreign investment isn't matched by the nationalistic rhetoric at home. Photo by EPA

Economic reforms to continue beyond 2016 – BSP

Mar 26, 2015 - 5:08 PM

BSP Deputy Governor Diwa Guinigundo gives the assurance amid foreign investors concerns

ASSURANCE The BSP assures foreign investors that the Aquino administration's economic reforms would continue beyond 2016. Rappler file photo

Walmart divorce highlights pitfalls of business in India

Oct 14, 2013 - 9:00 AM

Global retail giant Walmart and Indian firm Bharti say they were ending their partnership in the country s retail sector and would now operate separate businesses

NO LONGER PARTNERS. This August 6, 2007 photograph shows India's Bharti Enterprises managing director Rajan Bharti Mittal (L) shaking hands with Raj Jain, president of US company Wal-Mart's operations in India, during a press conference in New Delhi. File photo by AFP

Industrial estates in PH booming — study

Oct 08, 2013 - 1:00 PM

The Philippines previously laggard industrial property sector has been booming in the last 3 years amid investor interest

Jan-June total investment pledges down 23.2% - NSCB

Sep 20, 2012 - 2:32 PM

Local and foreign investment pledges down by 23 2 in the January to June period says NSCB