Once living in a small town meant isolation and a lack of opportunity. That is all changing as remote, rural communities embrace the digital age and link up with the global economy.
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Tourism is one of the largest industries in the world, attracting high levels of investment and creating millions of jobs. But what does it take to become a tourist hub, and is big investment alone enough to attract a mass influx of visitors?
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The rise of smart cities in sub-Saharan Africa is causing ripples of excitement in technology circles, but while so much of the region remains cut off from power supplies and the most basic of infrastructure, just who will benefit from this smartening up?
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The central Asian countries of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan barely register in terms of global FDI share, making the presence of the IFC in the region all the more important. The corporation's director of Europe and central Asia tells Michal Kaczmarski how the IFC is helping these former Soviet republics make their voices heard.
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Scotland's already impressive tourist numbers will rise further still in 2014 as the country hosts the Commonwealth Games and the Ryder Cup. Its hotel industry is well prepared to cope with this influx of visitors.
Latest Americas articles
Cuba offers tempting investment potential and has made recent advances to attract FDI. But, says William A Wilson III, various obstacles to foreign investment remain, meaning only the most adventurous of companies should consider investing in the country.
Mexico managed to record an increase in FDI figures in 2013, bucking a global trend, and reforms being put in place by its government appear to be paying off. Courtney Fingar speaks to finance minister Luis Videgaray to find out how the country plans to maintain this momentum.
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