A survey of location branding professionals by strategy consultancy Populus shows that smart technologies are key to place branders.
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A report by specialist insurance business Beazley predicts that risk appetite among investors will rise in 2015.
India's government has agreed to the Bombay High Court's decision to absolve Vodafone of its transfer pricing tax demand.
Mixed messages from members of the newly elected Syriza government in Greece have left investors wary of whether the country's investment environment will benefit from the change in power.
After the US lifted several of its significant restrictions on Cuba, foreign investors have moved in on the country.
An index compiled by professional services firm TMF Group shows that Argentina is the most complicated place in the world in which to do business.
A report by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development shows that global FDI inflows were down in 2014, compared to 2013 levels.
Interest groups, including US trade association, the National Foreign Trade Council (NFTC), and Washington, DC-based think tank, Brookings Institute, have reacted positively to the matters raised in the US president's annual speech.
Though there are pockets of optimism in various regions and countries, the overall tone of PWC's Global CEO Survey for 2015 is a pessimistic one.
Sri Lanka's new president, Mathripala Sirisena, has caused a stir with some of his statements, but experts are predicting a brighter future for the country when it comes to FDI.
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