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California leading US destination for software and IT services

Latest figures highlight California's reputation as an IT destination.

EasyJet-Campbell

EasyJet taps the business market

EasyJet's director for Europe Mike Campbell talks to fDi about business travel, oil spikes and why the company will never be a long-haul carrier

Microsoft Hall

View from the C-suite: Microsoft's clear sky for cloud computing

Adrienne Hall, general manager of Microsoft Trustworthy Computing, tells Spencer Anderson how uptake of cloud computing is growing as fears over security and performance are assuaged.

US must relax biotechnology rules to keep competitive edge

With nations such as China and Brazil investing heavily in biotechnology, the US may get left behind if it does not adjust its costly and complex regulatory system governing public investment in agricultural research and development.

Florida Gov. Rick Scott

North American governors increase biotech focus

Courtney Fingar and Karen E Thuermer talk to regional governors and premiers from around the US and Canada about the promotion of biotechnology and find some very different approaches.

Thomas Menino Mayor of Boston

US mayors target biotech boost

Four US mayors talk to Courtney Fingar and Karen E Thuermer about the importance of attracting biotech investment and what it means to their cities.

Daily deal sites eye international growth

Figures suggest that timing is right for foreign expansion

Indian motorcycle companies make tracks towards Africa

Firms target high growth countries and large domestic demand

$558m boost for Irish software and medical sector

Foreign investment into Ireland thriving in the first quarter of 2011

Plastics projects reach a high in 2010

Global plastics project numbers hit an all-time high in 2010

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