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Australia, a land or rich natural endowments, is facing pressure to evaluate the level of foreign ownership of its "wealth creating assets" but is this threat overstated and will the nation continue to work harmoniously with foreign national and corporate interests?
CNN Philippines Feb. 5
The Australian government has sided with farmers who say official data vastly underestimates foreign ownership of the nation's farmland, as it moves to clamp down on overseas purchases of agricultural land. Foreign ownership is a key concern for many farmers, a crucial part of the conservative government's support base, who worry that anecdotal reports of Chinese investors buying large amounts of prime agricultural land will strip the country of its food security. A 2014 survey of agricultural businesses by the Australian Bureau of Statistics put the figure at around 12 percent, but Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce told a conference this week the figures did not reflect the real picture. http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/Reuters/worldNews/~3/NOLOK8JUba4/story01.htm http://www.wochit.com
Foreign Portfolio Investment Foreign investors are offloading shares on the Muscat Securities Market, which resulted in a marginal dilution of non-Omani holding on the local bourse. Digital Transformation Digital transformation can enable companies to convert ideas into value faster than their competition and cut down costs, experts from Intertec Oman said at a conference. Thai Trade Fair A major trade exhibition on products from Thailand - Thai Trade Exhibition Oman 2017 - was officially opened at the Oman International Exhibition Centre on May 9. IndiGo Airline Indian airline IndiGo said it plans to start flying smaller planes to second-tier towns and cities later this year. Stock Market Shares on the Muscat Securities Market recovered on Wednesday, after losing values for severa...
국내 외국인 토지 2억 3천여만, 여의도 면적 80배 Foreign ownership of Korean land has expanded in recent months. The land ministry said Friday... the amount of land owned by foreigners has grown to more than 232-million square meters as of June. That's an increase of one-point-seven-percent from the year before... and brings the total amount of foreign-owned Korean land to zero-point-two percent. American individuals and companies hold 51-percent of the total land owned by foreign entities,... followed by Japanese owners, with eight-point-one percent, and Chinese owners, with seven-point-two percent. Non-Korean land ownership is most dominant in Gyeonggi-do Province and Jeollanam-do Province, with more than 16-percent of each area claimed by foreign entities. Visit ‘Arirang News’ Official Pages Facebook(NE...
외국인 보유토지, 국토의 0.2%…여의도 면적 79배 Foreign ownership of land in Korea edged up slightly last year amid increasing Chinese investment in Jeju Island. The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport says local land owned by foreign entities amounted to more than two-hundred-28 million square meters as of the end of 2015,… up nine percent from the previous year. This accounts for zero-point-two percent of the nation's total area. The value of the land is estimated at about 27-point-four billion U.S. dollars. Overseas Koreans have almost 55 percent of land owned by foreign entities,.. followed by joint ventures and foreign firms. By nationality, individuals and companies from the U.S. accounted for over 51 percent, followed by investors from Europe, then Japan and China. Visit ‘Arirang News’ O...
The Securities and Exchange Commission held a public dialogue this morning about the rules on foreign ownership of foreign corporations engaged in public utilities. Coco Alcuaz reports, ANC Dateline Philippines, November 9, 2012.
President Aquino has signed into law a measure allowing foreigners to take a majority stake in rural banks in the country.
A proposed rule by the Federal Elections Commission could potentially bar companies with foreign ownership ‒ like RT, the BBC, News Corp and The New York Times ‒ from covering US elections. Is this a good way to prevent foreign influence in American politics? Or is it a violation of the First Amendment? Legal and media analyst, Lionel, of Lionel Media tells ‘News with Ed’ that the proposed rule presents “very chilling issues to the fundamental aspects of the First Amendment.” Find RT America in your area: http://rt.com/where-to-watch/ Or watch us online: http://rt.com/on-air/rt-america-air/ Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTAmerica Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_America
Russia's president, Vladimir Putin, has signed off a new law which limits the foreign ownership of Russia's mass media to 20 percent. It's not the only recent move designed to exert more control over the information Russians are exposed to. Al Jazeera's Rory Challands reports from Moscow. Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEnglish Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Check our website http://www.aljazeera.com/
Navigating the ever-evolving regulation around foreign ownership in China can be a difficult task at best. With different entry points and access structures at the disposal of an international asset manager wishing to distribute and manufacture in mainland China, choosing the right option for your business is crucial. Featuring Z-Ben Advisors, a Shanghai-based consultancy, this webinar will aim to equip you with the most up-to-date research you will require to make the most informed decision about your company’s best options in greater China. This is a recording of a webinar that took place at 4pm HKT on Wednesday 15th March 2017. For more coverage and insights go to: https://goo.gl/JJvwnY For more information about FundForum Asia go to: https://goo.gl/wDZhU9