The UK comes a close second with 10.3% of the sample. By region, Asia dominates the top 10 locations. Among the investors, Japanese firm Dentsu launched the most projects but US firms’ schemes outnumbered those of any other source country in the top ranking. Australian company News International made the largest single-project investment at $1071m with fellow Asian companies Hutchison Whampoa ($349m) and New World Infrastructure ($200m) close behind. In the sample, US firm Time Warner created the most employment, with 3325 jobs across five of its six projects.

 

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