fDi Markets Newswire:

US expands CFIUS authority in key industries

The scope of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the US is being extended temporarily to cover several new areas of technology. 

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Gaming industry moves up to next level

A truly global industry, games development is bringing benefits to digital clusters willing to foster it with incentives and tax breaks. Jason Mitchell reports.

Michael D Goldhaber

The Global Lawyer: Is US law failing to engage with outside world?

An Australian law professor is urging her US students to remember the Declaration of Independence and pay a “decent respect to the opinions of mankind”.

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Bogotá's future is bright and orange

After years of neglect, Colombian capital Bogotá is pinning its hopes on attracting the creative industries to drive urban regeneration. 

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Colombia trade minister looks to five-pillar plan to reactivate growth

Colombia's trade, industry and tourism minister, José Manuel Restrepo, talks to fDi

Adrienne Klasa

Development Dispatch: China-US rivalry plays out in development finance

Who will benefit from the US and China locking horns over development finance?

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Is Costa Rica facing a free-trade zone dilemma?

Plans to introduce VAT to free-trade zone companies are proving controversial in Costa Rica.

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Coca-Cola adds fizz to Costa Rica's decentralisation plan

US drinks giant Coca-Cola is moving production to north-western Costa Rica, boosting a government plan to develop areas away from the capital.

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Puerto Rico seeks post-hurricane investment boom

Puerto Rico is set to receive $100bn to rebuild its infrastructure but officials in the country are already looking further into the future.

Gregg Wassmansdorf

View from the Americas: Colombia’s challenging next steps

Colombia's president Iván Duque must ensure its economic prosperity while dealing with Venezuelan migrants and negotiating with Farc.  

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