Chinese authorities revamp foreign investment rules

Christel Deskins

Chinese authorities will integrate separate investment quotas for foreign institutional investors as they continue to open up the market, starting Nov. 1. The China Securities Regulatory Commission, People’s Bank of China and State Administration of Foreign Exchange set out Sept. 25 measures for the administration of domestic securities and futures […]

Foreign Direct Investment and Growth in Fragile and Conflict-Affected Countries: The Role of Peacekeeping and Natural Resources – World

Christel Deskins

LARS JENSEN Abstract This study assesses the relationships between foreign direct investment (FDI), growth, natural resources, and UN peacekeeping operations (PKOs) in fragile and conflict-affected countries (FCAs). An unbalanced panel-dataset on conflict and peacekeeping covering 127 countries from 1989-2018 was created to estimate how FDI and growth are associated with […]

Ingraham rips Biden for ‘pathetic drive-by smear’ of Trump after career of ‘rubber stamping’ foreign wars

Christel Deskins

Laura Ingraham explored Joe Biden’s response to President Trump’s reported comments disparaging fallen soldiers Tuesday, saying the Democratic nominee is trying to “capitalize” on the disputed Atlantic magazine report to “muddy the waters” on his foreign policy record. “The Ingraham Angle” host first cited a March interview Biden gave to […]

China publishes rules to expedite foreign bond investment

Christel Deskins

Writes through, adds more details, background BEIJING/HONG KONG, Sept 2 (Reuters) – China published draft rules on Wednesday aimed at facilitating foreign access to the world’s second biggest bond market, potentially fuelling further strength in the yuan currency. Application procedures for foreign bond investors will be simplified and rules for […]