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[F]or the first time in over a decade, business leaders around the world have declared that China is no longer the world’s number one place to invest; America is.”  –President Barack Obama, January 28, 2014

China overtook the United States to become the top destination for FDI [foreign direct business investment] in 2014….”  –Reuters, February 15, 2014 

(Sources: “President Barack Obama’s State of the Union Address,” Office of the Press Secretary, The White House, Speeches & Remarks, Briefing Room, January 28,, 2014, http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2014/01/28/president-barack-obamas-state-union-address and “China January FDI grows at strongest pace in Four Years,” by Jenny Su and Kevin Yao, Reuters, February 15, 2015, http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/02/16/us-china-economy-fdi-idUSKBN0LK04Z20150216 )