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Gujarat targets financial services sector through Gift City

Gujarat state has expertise in sectors such as pharma, life sciences, textiles and gems. Now it is ramping up financial services with a new special economic zone.

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Tamil Nadu adapts and accelerates

Tamil Nadu is known as India’s Detroit for its automotive expertise. Now its engineering and science skills are being extended for the likes of Amazon. 

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Andhra Pradesh's port-powered success

The Indian state of Andhra Pradesh is planning a slew of new sea and airports to complement its smart cities and economic zones. 

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Developing nations dominate free zone investment flows

Global free zones may be spurring development in less economically developed countries

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AstraZeneca expands further into China’s biotech sector

AstraZeneca will set up a R&D centre and an AI innovation centre in Shanghai, as well as create a $1bn fund that would invest in healthcare start-ups.

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Auckland’s tourism draws major investment opportunities

The profile of New Zealand's biggest city is growing fast, helped by significant public and private investment

EBRD makes climate resilience bond first

Dedicated bond wins acclaim.

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Foreign Investment Law will transform joint ventures in China

China’s investment law will improve foreign investors’ legal rights and protection. 

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Uzbekistan greenlights 2020 capital market reform

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has agreed reform to modernise the Tashkent Stock Exchange.

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How to select the best manufacturing location to serve the US market

Considering the trade climate, where should companies locate to best serve the US market?