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Lviv's smart answers to staying ahead

The mayor of the Ukrainian city Lviv talks to fDi about how it will retain its smarter edge, and how it must compete with Poland for workers.

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Kharkiv mayor keeps up commitment to reform

Gennadiy Kernes, the mayor of the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv, tells fDi how he is working with international partners to develop and improve its investment offering.  

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How will Guyana spend its oil windfall?

Guyana may have its fortunes transformed by recent oil discoveries. Its minister of public telecommunications tells fDi how she hopes the money is spent.

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Will Ukraine have the last laugh?

Comedian Volodymyr Zelensky was elected as Ukraine's president in April, but the mood in the country is still largely one of optimism.

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Birmingham's mayor brings a buzz to challenge perceptions

The mayor of Birmingham talks to fDi about overcoming past reputations to cement the Alabama city's profile as a well-connected and well-educated place to do business.

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Why tourism is moving to a cheaper, greener, smarter model

Tourism is big business and tourists are much more demanding, expecting hotels to be eco-friendly, and wanting to be less of a visitor, and more of a local, as fDi discovers.

Namibian mining industry opposes tax reforms

Namibia's mining industry is responsible for 14% of GDP and expanded 28% in 2018, but now it fears that government proposals to change taxes will hit exploration and deter investment. Jason Mitchell reports.

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Airbnb Experiences head caters to new travel demands

Head of Airbnb Experiences Joe Zadeh talks about evolving forms of tourism and how his department caters to them.

UK tech companies bullish on overseas expansion

The search for talent is a major driver for tech companies expanding internationally.

Tourism FDI takes off

The hotels and tourism sector saw a huge increase in FDI in 2018.

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