The UK quickly lased out at this unofficial part of the deal and attacked Kowloon Walled City in 1899 to leave it. A bilateral investment agreement (BIT) is an agreement between two countries on the promotion and protection of investments made by investors of the countries concerned in the territory of the other country. The vast majority of AIIs are BITs. The category of contracts with investment rules (TIPs) includes different types of investment agreements that are not NTBs. Three main types of PNT can be distinguished: 1. global economic contracts, which contain obligations usually found in THE ILO (e.g. B a free trade agreement with an investment chapter); (2) contracts with limited investment provisions (e.g. B only those relating to the creation of investments or the free transfer of investment funds); and 3. Although discussions about Hong Kong`s future began in the late 1970s, the final date of the joint declaration was influenced more by factors of ownership and economy than by geopolitical necessities.  First, the Sino-British joint declaration was concluded between China and the United Kingdom, both sovereign, and the text of the instrument itself indicates that it is an agreement between China and the United Kingdom. . . .
(Last Updated On: September 23, 2021)