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Canada takes a global lead in the blue economy

Surrounded by oceans, Canada is taking a global lead in developing its ‘blue economy’ in a sustainable way. 

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Why British Columbia is making waves

The province of British Columbia on Canada’s west coast is at the forefront of ocean research and innovation, as well as vital container port activity.

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Quebec counts on next-generation port

Quebec hopes a maritime strategy that includes constructing a container port and building naval vessels will boost its economy.

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Production and preservation the key on Canada's Atlantic coast

Canada's Atlantic Ocean-bordering provinces are making the most of their coastal resources, using decades of knowhow to balance economic growth with sustainability.

FDI into Canada reaches four-year high of $41.9bn

Canada has seen a four-year peak in FDI, with the technology, real estate and aerospace sectors enjoying substantial growth. 

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Namibian miners turn to Australia for FDI as Canada looks elsewhere

Canada has traditionally been the major investor in Namibia's mining sector, but interest has dried up in recent years. Who will fill the gap?

Cannabis investment hits record high

Greenfield foreign investment into the rapidly growing medical marijuana industry is accelerating. 

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American Cities of the Future 2019/20 – FDI strategy

A more detailed look at fDi's judges’ top five American Cities of the Future 2019/20 for FDI strategy. 

Canada cuts into US's FDI market share

North America overall saw an FDI increase in 2018, while the US loses some market share to its northern neighbour.

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Montreal tech and AI talent brings in the big names

Boasting some of the leading global experts in AI, plus a wealth of software companies and games studios, Montreal is developing into a major technology hub.

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