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FDI car parts market slumps

According to greenfield trend tracker fDi Markets, 2009 has seen a drop in foreign investment projects in the automotive components sector.

China ramps up auto spending

Recent activity shows that China is growing as a source of outward investment in the automotive industry, as well as continuing to be a key global destination market.

Food for thought

There is a growing trend to improve national food security by investing in foreign farmlands. But will it actually work, or does it raise a whole new range of social and political risks, asks Adrian Lewers of Lloyd’s insurer Beazley.

Preparing for frosty times

Slowing business and rising unemployment are a cause for concern in Latvia as it faces a bleak winter, although government plans to boost Riga’s entertainment sector may bring some welcome heat back to the country’s ailing economy, reports Courtney Fingar.

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Japan eyes green metals market

The rare, or ‘green’, earth metals market, of which China dominates 98% of global trade, is being targeted by Japan.

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FDI hindered but not halted

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