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The first among equals

Moscow’s Technopolis Special Economic Zone is the winner of the fDi Intelligence Annual Global Free Zones 2021 Award for the development of Covid-19 related medical technology.

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Santander’s Ana Botin on the challenges of sustainable finance

Santander head on the tightrope banks must walk in providing finance to support green transition

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Technopolis: a Russian powerhouse

Technopolis Moscow offers the best location and business environment for companies in Russia 

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Vilnius mayor hails appetite for change

The mayor of Lithuania’s capital tells fDi what lies behind the city’s recent success

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Latvia highlights anti-money laundering efforts

Economics minister Ralfs Nemiro claims country has turned a corner

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View from Europe: will European investment go local?

Global supply chains could lose dominance in a post-coronavirus landscape

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Dublin tops European HQ location rankings

Irish capital leads fDi's city rankings ahead of Amsterdam, while UK tops country list

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UK firm targets booming medicinal cannabis market

London-based Eco Equity has set up operations in Africa and the Caribbean

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fDi's Virus Diaries: “We’re still receiving new investor attention”

How Portugal’s investment promotion agency, Aicep, is coping with lockdown conditions.


Editorial view: Why FDI is no longer about job creation

The documentary "American Factory" tells us communities need to go beyond the job creation narrative when it comes to attracting foreign investment. 

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