Law Library of Congress - Global Legal Monitor: Global Legal Monitor: Foreign investments http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?home The Global Legal Monitor is an online publication from the Law Library of Congress covering legal news and developments worldwide. It is updated frequently and draws on information from the Global Legal Information Network, official national legal publications, and reliable press sources. You can search previous news by searching the archive. en-us Global Legal Monitor: Uruguay: New Law Bans Ownership of Agricultural Land by Companies Owned by Foreign Governments http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404227_text Farmland; Foreign investments; Real estate - The Government of Uruguay promulgated Law No. 19,283 on October 7, 2014 to ban the ownership of rural land or farms by businesses that are owned in whole or in part by foreign governments. (... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404227_text Global Legal Monitor: China: Rules Revised to Facilitate Overseas Investments http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404181_text Foreign investments; Investments - The Government of Uruguay promulgated Law No. 19,283 on October 7, 2014 to ban the ownership of rural land or farms by businesses that are owned in whole or in part by foreign governments. (On September 6, 2014, China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) released the revised Administrative Measures for Overseas Investment (Measures). (Jingwai Touzi Guanli Banfa, MOFCOM Order [2014] No. 3 (Sept. 6, 2014), MOFCOM website; English translation available... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404181_text Global Legal Monitor: Cape Verde; Portugal: Signature of Protocol on Sustainable Energy http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404135_text Climate change; Energy; Energy assistance; Foreign investments; Treaties and International Agreements - The Government of Uruguay promulgated Law No. 19,283 on October 7, 2014 to ban the ownership of rural land or farms by businesses that are owned in whole or in part by foreign governments. (On September 6, 2014, China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) released the revised Administrative Measures for Overseas Investment (Measures). (Jingwai Touzi Guanli Banfa, MOFCOM Order [2014] No. 3 (Sept. 6, 2014), MOFCOM website; English translation available Portugal and Cape Verde signed a protocol in the area of sustainable energy on September 23, 2014, during the United Nations Summit on Climate Change in New York. The protocol aims to strengthen recovery in the... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404135_text Global Legal Monitor: China: New Tax Reporting Rules for Overseas Investments of Resident Enterprises http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404067_text Corporate income tax; Foreign investments; Taxation - The Government of Uruguay promulgated Law No. 19,283 on October 7, 2014 to ban the ownership of rural land or farms by businesses that are owned in whole or in part by foreign governments. (On September 6, 2014, China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) released the revised Administrative Measures for Overseas Investment (Measures). (Jingwai Touzi Guanli Banfa, MOFCOM Order [2014] No. 3 (Sept. 6, 2014), MOFCOM website; English translation available Portugal and Cape Verde signed a protocol in the area of sustainable energy on September 23, 2014, during the United Nations Summit on Climate Change in New York. The protocol aims to strengthen recovery in the On June 30, 2014, China's State Administration of Taxation (SAT) issued a public notice regarding information about overseas investment and income that Chinese resident enterprises must report. When the Notice takes effect on September 1, 2014,... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404067_text Global Legal Monitor: China: New Rules Relax Government Approvals for Overseas Investment http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404056_text Foreign investments; Licensing and registration - The Government of Uruguay promulgated Law No. 19,283 on October 7, 2014 to ban the ownership of rural land or farms by businesses that are owned in whole or in part by foreign governments. (On September 6, 2014, China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) released the revised Administrative Measures for Overseas Investment (Measures). (Jingwai Touzi Guanli Banfa, MOFCOM Order [2014] No. 3 (Sept. 6, 2014), MOFCOM website; English translation available Portugal and Cape Verde signed a protocol in the area of sustainable energy on September 23, 2014, during the United Nations Summit on Climate Change in New York. The protocol aims to strengthen recovery in the On June 30, 2014, China's State Administration of Taxation (SAT) issued a public notice regarding information about overseas investment and income that Chinese resident enterprises must report. When the Notice takes effect on September 1, 2014, On April 8, 2014, China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) promulgated an administrative rule regulating the approval of and record-filing for overseas investment made by Chinese investors. Effective on May 8, 2014, the new... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404056_text Global Legal Monitor: Israel: Granting of E-2 Equivalent Visas to American Investors http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403991_text Foreign investments; Visas and passports - The Government of Uruguay promulgated Law No. 19,283 on October 7, 2014 to ban the ownership of rural land or farms by businesses that are owned in whole or in part by foreign governments. (On September 6, 2014, China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) released the revised Administrative Measures for Overseas Investment (Measures). (Jingwai Touzi Guanli Banfa, MOFCOM Order [2014] No. 3 (Sept. 6, 2014), MOFCOM website; English translation available Portugal and Cape Verde signed a protocol in the area of sustainable energy on September 23, 2014, during the United Nations Summit on Climate Change in New York. The protocol aims to strengthen recovery in the On June 30, 2014, China's State Administration of Taxation (SAT) issued a public notice regarding information about overseas investment and income that Chinese resident enterprises must report. When the Notice takes effect on September 1, 2014, On April 8, 2014, China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) promulgated an administrative rule regulating the approval of and record-filing for overseas investment made by Chinese investors. Effective on May 8, 2014, the new On March 30, 2014, the Israeli government adopted a decision on the "[d]etermination of an arrangement for the grant of temporary residence visas for U.S. investors and for their essential employees, including their families." (Government... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Thu, 22 May 2014 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403991_text Global Legal Monitor: Indonesia: Plan to Revise Foreign Investment Rules http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403931_text Foreign investments - The Government of Uruguay promulgated Law No. 19,283 on October 7, 2014 to ban the ownership of rural land or farms by businesses that are owned in whole or in part by foreign governments. (On September 6, 2014, China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) released the revised Administrative Measures for Overseas Investment (Measures). (Jingwai Touzi Guanli Banfa, MOFCOM Order [2014] No. 3 (Sept. 6, 2014), MOFCOM website; English translation available Portugal and Cape Verde signed a protocol in the area of sustainable energy on September 23, 2014, during the United Nations Summit on Climate Change in New York. The protocol aims to strengthen recovery in the On June 30, 2014, China's State Administration of Taxation (SAT) issued a public notice regarding information about overseas investment and income that Chinese resident enterprises must report. When the Notice takes effect on September 1, 2014, On April 8, 2014, China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) promulgated an administrative rule regulating the approval of and record-filing for overseas investment made by Chinese investors. Effective on May 8, 2014, the new On March 30, 2014, the Israeli government adopted a decision on the "[d]etermination of an arrangement for the grant of temporary residence visas for U.S. investors and for their essential employees, including their families." (Government Indonesia's Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs, Hatta Rajasa, announced on April 11, 2014, that in the near future Indonesia plans to revise its current "negative investment list," which has been used to protect domestic industries considered... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403931_text Global Legal Monitor: Cuba; Mexico: Relationship Re-Launched, Agreements Signed http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403751_text Foreign Trade and International Finance; Foreign exchange; Foreign investments; International Affairs - The Government of Uruguay promulgated Law No. 19,283 on October 7, 2014 to ban the ownership of rural land or farms by businesses that are owned in whole or in part by foreign governments. (On September 6, 2014, China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) released the revised Administrative Measures for Overseas Investment (Measures). (Jingwai Touzi Guanli Banfa, MOFCOM Order [2014] No. 3 (Sept. 6, 2014), MOFCOM website; English translation available Portugal and Cape Verde signed a protocol in the area of sustainable energy on September 23, 2014, during the United Nations Summit on Climate Change in New York. The protocol aims to strengthen recovery in the On June 30, 2014, China's State Administration of Taxation (SAT) issued a public notice regarding information about overseas investment and income that Chinese resident enterprises must report. When the Notice takes effect on September 1, 2014, On April 8, 2014, China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) promulgated an administrative rule regulating the approval of and record-filing for overseas investment made by Chinese investors. Effective on May 8, 2014, the new On March 30, 2014, the Israeli government adopted a decision on the "[d]etermination of an arrangement for the grant of temporary residence visas for U.S. investors and for their essential employees, including their families." (Government Indonesia's Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs, Hatta Rajasa, announced on April 11, 2014, that in the near future Indonesia plans to revise its current "negative investment list," which has been used to protect domestic industries considered The foreign secretaries of Mexico and Cuba announced the re-launch of relations between the two countries and the strengthening of trade, financial, and other cooperation agreements. The Secretary of Foreign Relations of Mexico, Jos; Antonio Meade,... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Fri, 08 Nov 2013 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403751_text