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British transnational corporations and Namibia

British transnational corporations and Namibia

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Published by The Committee in London .
Written in English


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Statementpresented by the Namibia Support Committee to the "Public Hearings on the Activities of Transnational Corporations in South Africa and Namibia," New York, 16-20 September 1985 ; contributors to this paper, T. Brokenshire ... [et al.].
ContributionsBrokenshire, T.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 89/02203 (D)
The Physical Object
Pagination38 leaves ;
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1819010M
LC Control Number89827141

The book comes at the right time when matters of African mining and environment are increasingly coming to the fore in the light of discourses about the new 21st century scramble for African resources, in which big transnational corporations and nations are jostling to suck Africa dry in their race to control planetary resources.   Introduction – Definition and Scale of TNCs Transnational Corporations are businesses that operate across international borders, though most of them have their headquarters in the USA, Europe and Japan. There were about TNCs operating in , but the charity Christian Aid estimates that this figure has now increased to ab with about.

Global Database has registered organisations listed in the Namibia database. Our directory not only has high quality business email lists for sale, but also contains company address, senior manager names and job titles, direct telephone numbers, year of establishment, . the transnational corporation in history acquired by long usage or prescription. 5 All incorporation depended on a direct, explicit, and ex ante authorization by the King in charter or letters patent.

by Chris Child, British Anti-Apartheid Movement, American Committee on Africa New York, New York, November 29 - December 2, Paper presented at the International Seminar on "The Role of Transnational Corporations in Namibia" in Wash. In , for instance, total Canadian investment — both Canadian-controlled and foreign-controlled through Canadian-based subsidiaries — in South Africa was US$ million or just over one-half of one per cent of the total US$ billion investment of foreign transnational corporations (TNCs) in South African at that : Susan Hurlich.


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