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Myanmar approves over $4bn FDI in first half of current fiscal

He said at a recent press conference the government had approved 129 foreign enterprises to invest $3.5 billion under laws governing home-grown and foreign investment, and allowed $214.08 million of foreign investment in Thilawa under the Special Economic Zone Law. It also allowed nearly $600 million in capital expansion by …

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Investors wooed via charter change, other measures

Constitutional amendments and other measures are being implemented to liberalize the entry of foreign businesses, a Cabinet official told prospective investors last week. “President [Rodrigo] Duterte has committed to open up our economy,” the Finance department quoted Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez 3rd as saying at a business forum in Tokyo …

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Top investment groups push for action on climate risks

Large investment groups including BlackRock and Vanguard have stepped up pressure on US energy companies to address the risks associated with climate change, despite the Trump administration’s lack of action to address the threat. An analysis of shareholder votes at this year’s annual meetings showed investors have taken a more …

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Is a Bitcoin IRA Right for You? — The Motley Fool

Digital currencies such as bitcoin have surged in popularity in recent years, and many people are buying them with the intention of holding for the long run, hoping for further price appreciation. For long-term investors, it is possible to invest in bitcoin and other digital currencies through individual retirement accounts, …

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