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FOLFollow(ed/ing)
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FOLFédération des Œuvres Laïques (French: Federation of Secular Works)
FOLFlash of Light (World of Warcraft)
FOLFlavor of Love (VH1 show)
FOLFriends of the Library
FOLFocus on Literacy (education)
FOLFirst-Order Logic (logic, math)
FOLFiber Optic Link (US DoD)
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FOLForm Object Library
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FOLFree on Line
FOLFlat on Left (configuration)
FOLFlower of Life
FOLFact of Life
FOLForward Operating Location
FOLFear of Loss (marketing)
FOLFacility Operating License
FOLFocus On Learning (accreditation process for schools)
FOLFull Overlap
FOLFormazione On-Line (Italian: Education Online)
FOLFrente Obrero Liberashon (Dutch: Workers' Liberation Front, Netherlands Antilles)
FOLFinal Offer Letter
FOLFeel Our Love (song by Smashing Pumpkins)
FOLFeast of Lanterns (Buddhist festival)
FOLFriends of Laphroaig
FOLFriends of LIVE (band)
FOLFirst Official Language
FOLFortress of Louisbourg (Canada)
FOLFart Out Loud
FOLFamily of Loudspeakers (US Navy)
FOLFalls Over Laughing
FOLFree on Loan
FOLFace-Offs Lost (hockey)
FOLFlight Operating Limitation
FOLFound On Linoleum (EMT slang; as in LOL FOL - Little Old Lady Found On Linoleum)
FOLFestival of Lakes
FOLFiber Optic Layout
FOLFiber-Optic Lines/Loops
FOLFall of Land (civil engineering)
FOLFiber-Optic Laryngoscopy
FOLFriends of Lizzy (band)
FOLFriends of Lois (support group)
FOLFacetz of Life
FOLFrowning Out Loud
FOLFoundations of Literature
FOLFachoberlehrkraft (German schools)
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Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, chairman of Emirates NBD said: "Emirates NBD is pleased to announce an immediate increase in its foreign ownership limit from 5 per cent to 20 per cent."
Emirates NBD (EMIRATES:UH) has announced that it has increased foreign ownership limits from 5 to 20 percent.
As part of efforts to support the UAE in attracting capital, foreign investments and in promoting economic growth, the board has proposed to remove FAB's foreign ownership limit cap, with the potential that other public companies in the UAE may apply similar measures.
Tibor Bokor, head of telecoms, media and technology (TMT) research at Arqaam Capital, said: "We see Du as the next candidate for an increase in its foreign ownership limit after Etisalat.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has suggested he is in favor of amending the Qantas Sale Act privatization legislation, to lift the current 49 percent foreign ownership limit, as well as alter restrictions on smaller shareholdings for foreign airlines.
"This government will do what it can to give it a level playing field," Abbott said in parliament, adding that the airline needed "to put its own house in order." Transport minister Warren Truss said the government is drafting changes to the Qantas Sales Act to lift the current 49 percent foreign ownership limit as well as alter restrictions on smaller shareholdings for foreign airlines.
MSCI has warned Qatar would be disqualified because of its 25 percent foreign ownership limit, but the gas-rich nation has not amended the ceiling, saying it was up to individual companies to open up their shares more to non-Qataris.
MSCI has extended a review on whether to upgrade Qatar and the UAE to emerging market status to December, warning Qatar's 25 percent foreign ownership limit would disqualify the gas exporter.
Yesterday's changes meant that the existing 49.5 per cent foreign ownership limit was lifted, opening the door to big US investors who are understood to want to invest heavily in BAE.
Air Canada has welcomed the decision, but has also indicated in a statement that it would like to see the foreign ownership limit increased to 49% in order to allow it to reach more capital markets.
Under the new definition, these banks would have breached the 20% foreign ownership limit. The DBS, on the other hand, which previously had no restriction on foreign ownership, had to comply with the 40% limit after the announcement.
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