As Infrastructure Crumbles, Engineers Scream for Investment
- Fukushima Prefecture--foremost industrial base in Japan's Tohoku region. // Focus;Fall98, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p16
Focuses on the infrastructure projects in Fukushima Prefecture, Koriyama City, Japan that are aimed to promote and attract foreign investments. Condition of the transportation infrastructure in the prefecture; Information on the Fukushima Technology Center; Details on the attractiveness of the...
- Private exchange. Henderson, Rick // Reason;Mar94, Vol. 25 Issue 10, p18
Reports on infrastructure investment in Europe. Baby Bell Ameritech and Deutsche Bundespost Telekom's share of ownership in Hungary's state phone company; Fiber optic and wireless phone offering of MagyarCom; Western investments in the state phone monopolies of the Czech Republic and Poland.
- Chula vista plans $70M in capital upgrades. Toth // San Diego Business Journal;10/11/99, Vol. 20 Issue 41, p11
Reports on the budget of Chula Vista, California for its infrastructure program. Increase in the city's population since 1990; Capital improvement plan designed to upgrade roads, freeway access, drainage and sewer systems; Improvement of police and animal shelter facilities.
- East Asian buildup. Bayer, Alex // Treasury & Risk Management;Jan/Feb96, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p17
Reports on the need for more infrastructure investment in East Asia to accommodate economic growth.
- At Long Last: Project Finance in Africa. Hanes, Kathryn // Global Finance;Mar1999, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p28
Focuses on the increasing number of investments in Africa. Figures on foreign investments in the country; Infrastructure projects in the country; Investments potential of Africa.
- Chapter 4: Business Environment. // Iran Business Forecast Report;2011 3rd Quarter, Issue 3, p23
The article focuses on the business environment in Iran in the third quarter of 2011, with information on the legal framework, infrastructure, and foreign investment policy.
- Chinese puzzle. Conley, John // International Business: Strategies for the Global Marketplace;Jul/Aug96, Vol. 9 Issue 7, p16
Focuses on infrastructure problems that are hampering foreign investment in China. United States President Bill Clinton's renewal of China's Most Favored Nation Status; Chinese governmental bureaucracy; China as a tempting market for many companies; Low-wage labor; Improvement of distribution...
- Contractors: America neglecting crumbling infrastructure. Strempel, Dan // Fairfield County Business Journal;9/29/2003, Vol. 42 Issue 39, p9
Reports on the estimation of the cost of insufficient investment in infrastructure systems by the Associated General Contractors of America in the U.S. Effect of the neglect in infrastructure on the quality of life of Americans; Request of the organization for increase in infrastructure...
- Infrastructure investment tips. Lam, Alexa C. // China Business Review;Sep/Oct94, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p44
Gives tips on investing on China's infrastructure system. Financial need of China to modernize its infrastructure; Government policy on foreign infrastructure development investments; Risks, limitations and obstacles; Measures adopted by investors for protection. INSETS: Power...
- Vigorous Race or Leisurely Walk: Reconsidering the Competition over Corporate Charters. Bebchuk, Lucian Arye; Hamdani, Assaf // Yale Law Journal;Dec2002, Vol. 112 Issue 3, p553
Challenges the standard case for state competition by questioning the claim of the first proposition that states vigorously compete for incorporations. Distribution of companies by state of incorporation; Division of the market for out-of-state incorporations; Investment in institutional...