outubro 2021

Saudi Arabia to create special economic zones to raise investment

Saudi Arabia to create special economic zones to raise investment

menos de 1 minuto Saudi Arabia plans to create special economic zones with incentives to lure investors as part of a new strategy to boost foreign and domestic investment announced by the kingdom’s crown prince on Monday. The special zones will focus on “high-priority sectors” and offer “competitive regulations,” according to a statement published by the official Saudi Press Agency.  The statement did not provide further details on the zones, but said that the new National Investment Strategy aimed to increase foreign direct investment Continue lendo

A geopolítica na origem dos Tigres Asiáticos

A geopolítica na origem dos Tigres Asiáticos

2 minutos Até a Segunda Guerra Mundial, esse grupo de países apresentou pequeno desenvolvimento econômico, destacando-se o setor agrícola, com a produção de arroz, principalmente na Coreia do Sul e em Taiwan. A população ocupava predominantemente o meio rural, com graves problemas socioeconômicos: elevado índice de analfabetismo, de mortalidade infantil e de baixa expectativa de vida. A mudança na estrutura econômica e, consequentemente, na estrutura social veio a partir das décadas de 1960 e de 1970, com o rápido processo industrial decorrente do período Continue lendo

Thai Cabinet okays six new special economic zones in EEC

Thai Cabinet okays six new special economic zones in EEC

1 minuto BANGKOK (The Nation/Asia News Network): A Cabinet meeting on Tuesday (Oct 5) approved the establishment of six new special economic zones in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), said deputy government spokeswoman Ratchada Thanadirek (pic). “The move was proposed by EEC Policy Committee with an aim to utilise available areas in the EEC of 15,836 rai for industrial and trading purposes,” she said. “The project will cover the areas of 5,458 rai and use a budget of Bt300.77 billion over the period of Continue lendo