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IBM urges lawmakers to "narrow" bill targeting Chinese investment

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Internat.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 14th, 2017

IBM urges lawmakers to "narrow" bill targeting Chinese investment

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Internat.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 14th, 2017

GOP Bill Seeks Tougher Vetting of Foreign Investment

Two influential Republican lawmakers plan to unveil legislation as soon as next week that would ratchet up scrutiny of foreign investment, taking aim in particular at Chinese technology deals......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 25th, 2017

A New Bill Targets Huawei and ZTE Phones Over Cybersecurity Concerns

Some lawmakers say the companies are too close to the Chinese government. A new bill aims to bar U.S. government agencies from using Huawei huawei and ZTE ztcof .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 15th, 2018

Asian shares rise amid U.S. tax cut hopes; China in focus

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares edged up on Monday, with sentiment boosted by expectations U.S. lawmakers will pass a long-awaited tax bill, while Chinese stocks were soggy after the country's central bank raised interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 18th, 2017

Ohio lawmakers should follow the lead of the business community and support clean energy

As the Ohio Senate considers House Bill 114, a proposal that would dismantle the state’s renewable energy and energy efficiency standards, lawmakers should consider the significant opportunities for clean energy investment in the Buckeye State. In Se.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 20th, 2017

Computer-Chip Testing Firm Urges Blocking Sale of Rival to China Fund

Cohu, which tests semiconductors, wants to persuade the U.S. Committee on Foreign Investment that the proposed sale of Xcerra to a Chinese state-backed fund would threaten national security......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 15th, 2017

Trump urges lawmakers to start over on health care bill after 2 GOP senators effectively killed it

Trump urges lawmakers to start over on health care bill after 2 GOP senators effectively killed it.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 18th, 2017

China’s $800 Billion Sovereign Wealth Fund Seeks More U.S. Access

The China Investment Corporation said that the United States was impeding direct investment, but American lawmakers have urged greater scrutiny of Chinese deals......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJul 11th, 2017

Texas governor revives "bathroom bill" for special session

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is reviving a so-called "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people after the last try ended with Republican lawmakers angry and deadlocked......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 6th, 2017

Lawmakers Seek Tighter Scrutiny of Chinese Investment in U.S.

Lawmakers from both parties are mounting efforts to bolster scrutiny of surging Chinese investment in the U.S., emboldened by President Trump’s anti-China rhetoric on trade......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 21st, 2017

Lawmakers Push for Tighter Scrutiny of Chinese Investment in U.S.

Lawmakers from both parties are mounting efforts to bolster scrutiny of surging Chinese investment in the U.S., emboldened by President Donald Trump’s anti-China rhetoric on trade......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 21st, 2017

Bill targeting H1B visas reintroduced in US Congress

A Bill backing key changes in the H1—B programme that allows skilled workers from countries like India to fill high—tech jobs in the US has been re—introduced in the US Congress by two lawmakers who ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 5th, 2017

Colombia Approves Tax Plan

Colombian lawmakers approved a tax-overhaul bill Friday, a relief for President Juan Manuel Santos as his administration seeks to recoup lost oil revenues and maintain its investment-grade sovereign credit rating......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 23rd, 2016

Capitol Report: Oil industry presses Trump to approve Dakota Access pipeline | Lawmakers to unveil bill to prevent government shutdown

Oil industry urges Trump to approve Dakota Access pipeline; lawmakers ready stopgap spending bill; Carrier deal politically popular; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 6th, 2016

On election day, Fed official urges U.S. fiscal investment

U.S. lawmakers should take advantage of low interest rates by making infrastructure investments and encouraging innovations that boost productivity, a Federal Reserve policymaker said on Tuesday as Americans voted in a presidential election......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 8th, 2016

New York Governor Signs Bill to Fine Airbnb Rentals

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed into law one of the nation’s toughest measures targeting short-term apartment rentals, a blow to Airbnb Inc., which had recently sought to placate lawmakers in one of its most important local markets......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 23rd, 2016

Lawmakers Targeting Spending Bill to Block Estate Tax Rules

The opposed regulations would limit the use of valuation discounts Allyson Versprille and Aaron E. Lorenzo discuss the opposition efforts to stop the proposed regulations from being finalized. read more.....»»

Category: topSource: wealthmanagementOct 5th, 2016

House passes legislation that permits "micro-hospitals" in rural Georgia

Georgia lawmakers overwhelmingly approved comprehensive legislation Wednesday embracing recommendations on heath-care reform from a special committee targeting challenges facing rural Georgia......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 21st, 2018

Dubai moves on China to boost property market

Dubai is hoping for more Chinese investment to help boost its struggling property market. The city's ramping up its sales efforts around the world and has China firmly in its sights, as Nawied Jabarkhyl reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 21st, 2018

Indian, Chinese firms top AI investment, adoption in Asia: Forrester study

Asian enterprises see AI as a complete disruptive force across technology, industry, product, go-to-market, academic, and economic dimensions.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 21st, 2018