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Global oil and gas FDI continues to decrease

Year-on-year decreases in FDI inflows in the global oil and gas sector look set to continue in 2015, with declining crude oil and natural gas prices likely to further deter interest in the sector.

US sees decline in software and IT services FDI

The US software and IT services sector has seen a drop in crossborder investment.

Philippines enjoys four-year growth in FDI

An fDi Markets report shows that the Philippines almost doubled project numbers between 2011 and 2014.

Steady decrease in FDI from North America into Spain

Data from fDi Markets indicates a continuation of the three-year decline in North American FDI coming into Spain.

Brazil FDI projects down by 36.9%

Brazil-destined FDI projects dropped by 36.9% between 2011 and 2014, while investment capital during the same period fell by 63.3%.

Tunisia continues eight-year FDI decline

Tunisia’s in-bound FDI has been declining steadily in recent years, down 89.29% since 2008.

Colombia’s business services FDI falls

The period 2012-2014 saw a drastic decline in business services FDI, despite strong investment from Spain.

FDI into Poland’s IT sector continues decline

FDI into Poland’s software and IT services sector declined between 2012 and 2014.

Asia-Pacific FDI declines in Q2 2015

FDI tracked into the Asia-Pacific region decreased consistently during the second quarter of 2015, with figures for capital investment, jobs and individual projects all seeing a decline as the quarter progressed.

Real estate investment into Africa grows

Since 2011, Africa has witnessed a 187.5% increase in real estate FDI. Casablanca, Kampala and Accra lead the way as the top locations for investment.

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