Latest articles from Asia-Pacific

India’s budget opens up to more FDI

Indian economy is aiming to double in size within five years. 


Indonesia takes PPP route to infrastructure FDI

Indonesia is maintaining its focus on attracting private infrastructure investment.

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China makes an ambitious push on intermodal freight

The Chinese government is taking steps to address logistics bottlenecks.

China trims FDI negative list

Beijing has unveiled a shortened list for sectors off-limits to foreign investment.  

Multinationals favour Singapore for regional HQs

Singapore maintains its position as a leading destination for regional Asia-Pacific HQs, according to a Hawksford report.

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The view from the Asian Development Bank

Jacopo Dettoni travelled to Fiji for the annual meeting of the Asian Development Bank, where he spoke to delegates representing governments and institutions from all over the Asia-Pacific region. 

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View from Asia: the rise of tier-two cities

East Asia and the Pacific make up the world's fastest urbanising region, with great opportunities for investment, but also challenges.

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Will Indonesia's new capital finally get the go-ahead?

Jakarta's days as Indonesia's capital may be numbered, but the new capital project has failed before. 

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Fiji trade minister looking to catch investment wave

Fiji's minister for industry, trade, tourism, local government, housing and community development talks to fDi about the opportunities offered by the country's ocean environment.

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Uzbekistan gears up for privatisations as reforms ramp up

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev is looking to transform Uzbekistan into a more investment-friendly destination, and among his reforms is a wave of privatisations.