Monthly Archives: January 2011

China attracts 106 billion dollars in direct investments

China attracted record-high direct investment volume – 106 billion dollars in 2010, which is a leap of 17.4%, compared to the previous year. An opposite tendency was observed in 2009, when investments shrunk by 2.3%. Last year, approximately 20% of …

Hong Kong comes first in economic freedom rankings again

The 2011 Index of Economic Freedom, a project of The Wall Street Journal and the conservative Heritage Foundation, ranked Hong Kong as the world’s freest economy, giving the “Asian tiger” that title for 17 years in a row. The report …