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Fairfax County's global offices help lure hundreds of foreign companies

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Foreign-owned businesses are booming in Fairfax County despite a flat commercial tax base and anemic economy. The county's Economic Development Authority runs five overseas offices that brought 343 businesses and 8,742 jobs to the D.C. suburb since 1998. Among its catches were Volkswagen and Siemens Government Solutions from Germany and Rolls-Royce and Cobham Defense Systems from Great...