This report provides an overview of Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) flows to and from Latin America and the Caribbean in 2007. It also examines the recent activities of transnationals in the region and of trans-Latins outside their home countries. It further explores three topics: investment in hardware for information and communications technologies (ICT); investment in telecommunications services; and Canadian investment in Latin America and the Caribbean.The services and software spheres generated 17% and 1 .4% of its total annual revenue, respectively. ... Infineon emerged as an offshoot of Siemens; NXP from Philips, and Freescale from Motorola. ... domain (except for television sets) to target the medical area, audiovisual products, lighting, and domestic appliances.
|Title||:||Foreign Investment in Latin America and the Caribbean 2007|
|Author||:||United Nations Publications|
|Publisher||:||United Nations Publications - 2008-10-01|