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    US firms up for sale to foreign investors - 29 July 08

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    The falling dollar means foreign investors are buying thousands of American firms, but at the same time American companies are going to countries such as Mexico in search of cheap labour and lower prices. Al Jazeera's Sherine Tadros reports from Greenville, Michigan on what the foreign buy-up of America could mean for the US in the long term.