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U.N. calls for 'Global Green New Deal' to boost world economy

Sep 26, 2019 - 4:35 PM

The United Nations says countries must enable trillions of dollars in public sector investments to help reboot the global economy and counter climate change

Multinationals book more income in Bermuda than China – UN

May 04, 2016 - 11:10 AM

How is it possible that in Bermuda you have more profit declared than in China? says an UNCTAD official

epa05280947 A photograph made available on 28 April 2016 showing numerous national flags lining the front lawn of the Palais des Nations, which houses the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, 27 April 2016. EPA/MARTIAL TREZZINI

PH in top 10 East, Southeast Asian economies with highest FDI

Jun 24, 2015 - 5:54 PM

The country however still lags behind many of its regional neighbors that recorded highest number of foreign investments last year the United Nations Conference of Trade and Development report shows

PH FDIs lagging behind peers

Jun 26, 2013 - 4:15 PM

The Philippines was able to attract more foreign direct investments in 2012 but the country still lagged behind most of its Southeast Asian peers

STILL BEHIND. Investment flows in the country increased by 54% but the country still remain a laggard compared to other ASEAN countries. Photo by Lean Santos/Rappler

FDI flows into PH one of fastest growing in Asean

Jan 24, 2013 - 3:59 PM

The US 1 5 billion foreign direct investments that flowed into the Philippines in 2012 is one of lowest in region but among the fastest growing at 15 5 Unctad data shows

FDI into Philippines up 10.6% in Jan-June - UNCTAD

Oct 24, 2012 - 1:09 AM

Foreign Direct Investments that flowed into the Philippines increased by 10 6 in the January to June period this year says UNCTAD