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ADX-listed Dana Gas in plans to allow 100% foreign ownership

Gulf News 26 Jan 2023
Dana Gas is the latest UAE listed firm to consider allowing 100 per cent foreign ownership ... Opening up to 100 per cent foreign ownership could also be the cue to tap strategic investors, according to two market analysts.
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Amid Chinese Buying Spree, Steinhardt Bill Would Prohibit Foreign Ownership of New Jersey Farmland (New Jersey Senate Republicans)

Public Technologies 26 Jan 2023
Senator Doug Steinhardt has introduced legislation that would prohibit foreign ownership of New Jersey farmland amid rising concerns about a Chinese buying spree of American farms ... Doug Steinhardt has introduced legislation that would prohibit foreign ownership of New Jersey ...
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Colmenares: Amending Constitution won’t eradicate poverty or quash corruption

The Philadelphia Inquirer 26 Jan 2023
... with corruption and poverty couldn't be resolved by amending the 1987 Constitution to take out the prohibitive foreign ownership clause.
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Reforms seen driving foreign investments

The Manila Times 26 Jan 2023
These include amendments to the Foreign Investment Act, Retail Trade Liberalization Act, Public Service Act and opening up the renewable energy sector to 100-percent foreign ownership. "With billions in expected FDIs to come our way, we must ensure that foreign businesses do not ...
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North Dakota bill aims to loosen corporate farm restrictions and boost animal agriculture

The Dickinson Press 26 Jan 2023
... boost to livestock production but detractors say opens the door to foreign and corporate ownership of farmland.
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Democrats decry Republican bill banning foreign land investment in Texas as racist

Hastings Tribune 26 Jan 2023
In a written statement, Kolkhorst said national security and growing foreign ownership of Texas land are “top concerns for many Texans,” motivating her to file the measure ... Wu said the part that irks him the most is how foreign citizens would not be able to purchase land until they become U.S.
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Sony's gaming chief met EU's Vestager on Microsoft's Activision deal -source

Reuters 26 Jan 2023
The latter has criticised the deal and even called for a regulatory veto ... The U.S ... Read Next ... Italian state lender Cassa Depositi e Prestiti (CDP) is working on at least three transactions to return to domestic ownership companies that were acquired by foreign investors who are now willing to let them go, a top executive said on Thursday.6.00 PM UTC.
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Philconsa: Give ‘Cha-cha’ a chance

Manila Standard 26 Jan 2023
He also rejected a proposal to empower Congress to relax foreign investment limits by mere legislation, calling it “dangerous.”. “It is a dangerous proposal because it is wholesale transfer of power from the constitution to the Congress on foreign ownership.
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Warren tells FTC she is \

Reuters 26 Jan 2023
WASHINGTON, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Sen ... Our Standards. The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles ... Italian state lender Cassa Depositi e Prestiti (CDP) is working on at least three transactions to return to domestic ownership companies that were acquired by foreign investors who are now willing to let them go, a top executive said on Thursday.6.00 PM UTC ....
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Bill aims to loosen North Dakota corporate farm restrictions; opponents worry about large corporations

The Bismarck Tribune 26 Jan 2023
A bill in North Dakota’s Legislature would provide a way around the state's corporate farming law, which supporters say would provide a needed boost to livestock production but detractors say opens the door to foreign and corporate ownership of farmland.
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Geothermal energy heats up

GreenBiz 26 Jan 2023
The following is an excerpt from GreenBiz Group's 16th annual State of Green Business, which explores sustainable business trends to watch in 2023 ... The U.S ... Lawmakers in the Philippines are allowing large-scale projects to be owned by foreign developers, an exception to cosmetic ownership requirements, to encourage further geothermal development ... ....
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New UAE Commercial Agency Law creates more balanced relations between international business and local agent

Gulf News 26 Jan 2023
Dubai ... The revised version goes into effect from June 16.  ... “What the Ministry is doing is try and achieve minimal disruption to the business.”. COMMERCIAL AGENCY ... Ministry will step in directly ... In the recent past, the UAE has also allowed 100 per cent foreign ownership across a slew of business categories, and reworked the bankruptcy rules ... .
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Assembly eyes limiting foreign ownership of agricultural land

Columbia Missourian 25 Jan 2023
Current law restricts foreign ownership of agricultural land to 1% of the state total. Foreign entities can acquire and transfer agricultural land in Missouri as long as foreign ownership does not exceed 1% in total ... Beck is joined in concern for state security by supporters of foreign land ownership restrictions such as Rep.
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State reps tout bill to protect agricultural land

Corsicana Daily Sun 25 Jan 2023
Department of Agriculture’s 2021 Report, over 40 million acres of agriculture land is owned by foreign nations and investors, with the pace of ownership accelerating to an average of 2.2 million acres purchased a year ... Various forms of prohibitions on foreign ownership of agriculture land are currently in place within 17 other states.

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