And if you buy the right real estate, you can see China from your porch, so you can become an expert on foreign policy.
The promise so rankled the Taliban they issued a statement insisting that Pakistan should reject all foreign aid.
These steps have lured some $170 billion in foreign direct investment in 2012 alone (roughly 12 percent of global flows).
mid-13c., ferren, foreyne "out of doors," from Old French forain "strange, foreign; outer, external, outdoor; remote, out-of-the-way" (12c.), from Medieval Latin foranus "on the outside, exterior," from Latin foris "outside," literally "out of doors," related to for1s "door," from PIE *dhwor-ans-, from root *dhwer- "door, doorway" (see door). Spelling altered 17c. perhaps by influence of reign, sovereign. Replaced native fremd. Sense of "not in one's own land" is first attested late 14c.