The world economy needs more productive investment and less in speculative assets, which in many cases are now overvalued and pose big stability risks.
The International Monetary Fund slashed its 2014 economic growth forecast for Brazil by a full percentage point, blaming weak investment and a consumer funk.
Flush with cash from its investment in Alibaba, Yahoo is angling to buy into hot mobile messaging startup Snapchat, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Kazakhstan has recently introduced changes to the Criminal Code. In this regard, the state will allocate $13 million for electronic tagging devices for monitoring convicts.
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has met with Tajik President Emomalii Rakhmon in Dushanbe, Tajikistan.
Kazakhstan and Iran are expanding their trade ties.
Kazakhstan and Iran are planning to build a new glass plant in Kyzylorda, southern Kazakhstan.
Russian gold mining company Polymetal plans to invest up to $640 million into Kazakhstani gold mine Kyzyl.
The overall investments are estimated at $3.3 billion. The resort is projected to cater to over 640 000 tourists a year by 2020, with 70% of them being foreigners.
Shares in US investment star Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway group topped $200,000 apiece for the first time .
India's cabinet has approved plans to open its defence and railways industries to foreign investment.
As of the end of 2013, according to the Kazakhstan’s Central Bank, the Netherlands was the largest investor, with the FDI standing at $728.1 million in the Q4 2013 alone.
Nurusltan Nazarbayev has summarized the results of the implementation of the first 5 years of the State Program of Accelerated Industrial and Innovative Development.
The Senate of Kazakhstan has ratified the Kazakhstan-Estonian agreement that encourages and protects mutual investments.
Hosting EXPO-2017 in Astana will cost $3 billion.
Kazakhstani Ministry of Industry and New Technologies proposed an alternative to free holiday packages.
A French firm will create a 3D map of Astana worth €3 million.
Construction of the Kaskasu ski resort will be completed in 2019.
Shanghai-based conglomerate Fosun International said it would take a stake in new US media company Studio 8, marking a rare investment by a Chinese firm in Hollywood.
Kazakhstan has signed an agreement with South Korea on geological exploration of Dyusenbai section in Karaganda Oblas.
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