Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government on Friday proposed heavy investments in infrastructure, the digital economy and job creation to lift a sluggish economy burdened with a 45-year-high unemployment rate of 6.1 percent.
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said the Islamic Republic has taken steps to facilitate investment in the country after the United States' move to withdraw from the landmark nuclear agreement signed between Iran and the P5+1 group of countries in 2015.
Lawmakers in the European Parliament approved a far-reaching proposal calling for greater scrutiny of foreign investments, part of a bid to respond to a flurry of Chinese acquisitions in the European Union.
Just half of businesses in New South Wales in Australia have measures that address mental health despite findings that such initiatives in the workplace have real and tangible effects on a company’s bottom line, latest research on NSW companies suggested.
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani reiterated the country’s willingness to promote relations with South Korea in all spheres, saying the Islamic Republic welcomes investments from the East Asian nation in energy and railroad sectors.
Corporate investments are picking gingerly up again, as chief executives are heartened by signs of solid and broad-based global economic growth, but the 'animal spirits' unleashed in the US last year by hopes over President Donald Trump’s economic plans have fizzled out.