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China's tech target: domestic dominance leads to global ambition

China's tech companies have thus far largely concentrated on cracking their considerable domestic market. However, led by the likes of Alibaba and Huawei, they are now increasingly looking to expand globally, into both developed and emerging economies.

ALEXEI CHEKUNKOV
From Locations

Russia looks East in push to develop Siberian resources

Siberia is a land of opportunities open for business, as Alexei Chekunkov, the head of the Far East Development Fund established by Moscow to foster growth in the distant region, tells Jacopo Dettoni. 

Juan Procaccini
From Locations

Argentina gains traction

Argentina’s new president is newly opening the country to foreign investment by lifting many of the restrictions typical of the often troubled years of the Kirchners. The newly-launched national Investment and Trade Promotion Agency is already dealing with 130 companies that showed interest in developing projects worth some $23bn, its president Juan Procaccini tells fDi, although the economy is still in the process of recovering. 

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From News

Japan struggles to improve inward FDI

Abenomics reforms promised to revamp FDI, yet have gained little traction so far. But behind the official statistics, something is stirring. 

From News

Taiwanese investors look south

The recently-elected president of Taiwan is talking up her New Southbound Policy – but not everyone is convinced.

From News

Latam corruption fears persist

Despite increases in the existence of and compliance with anti-corruption measures, the region still lacks confidence in its businesses’ integrity.

Trend Tracker

FDI in Hungary recovers gradually

Investment in Hungary is fighting back after hitting a ten-year low three years ago.

Catalonia’s FDI on the Rise

The region and its capital Barcelona are showing strong growth, both nationally and in the context of Europe.

Africa’s financial services sector continues downward trend

Total investment, jobs and capex all on the slide, although Kenya and Ghana are improving.

Rankings

Chinese provinces of the future 2016-17

Chinese Provinces of the Future 2016/17: the winners

Shanghai province has once again proven its credentials as an investment magnet and dominated fDi’s Chinese Provinces of the Future ranking, with Beijing and Guangdong retaining their respective second and third places. Cathy Mullan examines the results.

German Cities of the Future 2016-17

German Cities of the Future 2016/17: the winners

The financial hub of Frankfurt has topped the table in fDi’s 2016/17 German Cities of the Future ranking, with strong showings also from Munich and Berlin. Cathy Mullan analyses the results.

FDI aerospace cities of the future 2016-17

Aerospace Cities of the Future 2016/17: the winners

Singapore has been crowned fDi’s inaugural Aerospace City of the Future, with Dubai in second place and Shanghai in third. Cathy Mullan reports. 

fDi Magazine

fDi Aug Sept 2016

fDi Magazine investigates all the issues that concern foreign investors as they expand into new markets. Talking to corporate decision makers as well as government leaders, and backed by the hard data produced by our proprietary world-leading FDI databases, the editorial team provides an up-to-date image of the ever changing global investment landscape. Insightful coverage highlights the many opportunities and risks that await investors around the world. fDi is published bi-monthly.

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From Locations

Real estate top FDI sector for Middle East and Africa

Mena capex Aug 2016

Real estate was the MEA’s top sector by capital expenditure in Q1, 2016, with $14.98bn spent.

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