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Hostess selects lead bidders after $410 mn offer

Twinkie manufacturer Hostess said Wednesday it had chosen a joint offer from investment firms C. Dean Metropoulos & Co. and Apollo Global Management LLC as the lead bid to buy the popular snack maker.

Hostess selects lead bidders after $410 mn offer
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Starbucks may pull British investment over tax issue: report

Starbucks has threatened to suspend millions of pounds of investment in Britain over what it sees as unfair targeting by Prime Minister David Cameron over its tax affairs.

Starbucks may pull British investment over tax issue: report
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Kazakhstan’s major investor countries and investments destinations announced

As of September 30, 2012, the Netherlands were responsible for 1/3 of all the investments into the Kazakh economy ($49 billion), followed by the UK ($24.7 billion) and China ($18.2 billion).

Kazakhstan’s major investor countries and investments destinations announced
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North-Kazakhstan oblast to attract $200 million in foreign investments by 2015

An investors forum was held in North-Kazakhstan Oblast of Kazakhstan.

North-Kazakhstan oblast to attract $200 million in foreign investments by 2015
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Kazakhstan to attract over $300 million in foreign ivestments

Kazakhstan will sign up for projects with foreign investors for over $300 million.

Kazakhstan to attract over $300 million in foreign ivestments
Apple will develop applications for Kazakhstan students
Apple will develop applications for Kazakhstan students

Apple is interested in implementation of its IT solutions in applications for Kazakhstan schools: expert.

Apple will develop applications for Kazakhstan students
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Kazakhstan businessman invested $13 million in Russian Internet

Russian investment company Fastlane Ventures announced attraction of $13 million from Kazakhstan businessman Kenes Rakishev.

Kazakhstan businessman invested $13 million in Russian Internet
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Issekeshev to attract investments in U.S.

A Kazakhstan delegation led by Kazakhstan Minister of Industry and New Technologies Asset Issekeshev will visit the U.S. on December 5-11.

Issekeshev to attract investments in U.S.
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Kazakhstan and U.S. will form trade and investments commission

The decision was made in Washington during the talks on Kazakhstan’s accession into the WTO.

Kazakhstan and U.S. will form trade and investments commission
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Kazakhstan may lift moratorium on new rights for natural resources development

President Nazarbayev believes if a country region attracts investments to a deposit of natural resources, part of the proceedings should be retained by this particular region.

Kazakhstan may lift moratorium on new rights for natural resources development
Kazakhstan Prime-Minister Serik Akhmetov. Photo by Danial Okassov©
Kazakhstan ready to supply grain to Sri Lanka

Kazakhstan Prime-Minister talked about cooperation opportunities of the two countries at Kazakhstan-Sri Lankan business forum in Astana.

Kazakhstan ready to supply grain to Sri Lanka
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Commodities turnover between Kazakhstan and South Korea to double by end of 2012

Commodities turnover between Kazakhstan and South Korea will double are reach $2 billion by the end of 2012 Ambassador.

Commodities turnover between Kazakhstan and South Korea to double by end of 2012
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French Fonroche Energie to build solar power plant in Zhambyl oblast

Fonroche Energie SAS and ZhambylHydroEnergo are implementing a project to construct a solar power plant in Zhambyl oblast.

French Fonroche Energie to build solar power plant in Zhambyl oblast
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Japan gives $700 million to 5 Central Asian countries

Japanese Foreign Minister has declared the country's intention to spend $700 million in Central Asia.

Japan gives $700 million to 5 Central Asian countries
Kazakhstan Minister of Industry and New Technologies Asset Issekeshev. Photo by Danial Okassov©
Kazakhstan ambassadors will report on attracted investments

Kazakhstan embassies all over the world will be reporting to Kazakhstan Ministry of Industry and New Technologies on investments.

Kazakhstan ambassadors will report on attracted investments
Nissan chief wary of China amid island row: report
Nissan chief wary of China amid island row: report

Nissan would think twice before making new investments in China, the firm's chief told the Financial Times, as Japan-brand auto sales dive amid a territorial row between Tokyo and Beijing.

Nissan chief wary of China amid island row: report
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Kazakhstan and Austria signed agreements worth 170 million Euro

Agreements worth 170 million Euro were signed during Kazakhstan-Austrian economic forum participated by Kazakhstan President Nazarbayev.

Kazakhstan and Austria signed agreements worth 170 million Euro
Second Kazakhstan investment forum held in Hong Kong
Second Kazakhstan investment forum held in Hong Kong

The event was organized by Kazakhstan’s General Consulate in Hong Kong and Macau Special Administrative Regions jointly with SB Capital and Cedrus Investments.

Second Kazakhstan investment forum held in Hong Kong
Spanish prince visits Panama canal expansion work
Spanish prince visits Panama canal expansion work

Spain's Crown Prince Felipe de Borbon on Thursday visited major construction projects in economically-booming Panama on a trip to highlight Spanish investment in the region.

Spanish prince visits Panama canal expansion work
Facebook hits billion users amid revenue worries
Facebook hits billion users amid revenue worries

Facebook on Thursday celebrated eclipsing the billion-member mark, touting its mission to make the world more social while investors wondered how the service would cash in on its popularity.

Facebook hits billion users amid revenue worries