Latest articles from Jacopo Dettoni

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Uberaba thinks beyond the crop

Located in at the heart of the Brazilian agricultural provinces, Uberaba has also developed a number of side-industries with national relevance.

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From zebu to tattoos, Uberaba’s pioneering spirit lives on

Uberaba, famous as the starting point for Brazil's success in cattle raising, is spawning a new breed of entrepreneurs.

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Uberaba looks to grow through new routes

Uberaba is a gateway for companies serving the Cerrado agriculture region. However, the city government now wants to open the logistics infrastructure to international investors.

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Uberaba mayor highlights four pillars of success

Uberaba mayor Paulo Piau talks about the foundations on which he plans to further the city’s growth.

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Uberaba enjoys profitable chemical reaction

Uberaba has attracted a number of fertiliser and crop protection companies to the city’s remote chemical district.

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Is Ceará petrochemical complex back on track?

Brazil is betting China investment can resurrect a planned petrochemical plant, spurring major expansion of its Ceará export-processing zone.

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UK feels Brexit pressure after EU-Japan trade deal

The EU-Japan trade deal has only served to add pressure to the UK in its struggles to agree on a Brexit strategy. 

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Will Turkey introduce capital controls?

The options for Turkey to prop up a collapsing lira appear limited, given President Erdoğan's opposition to interest rate hikes or an IMF intervention.

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From Locations

India's IT minister hails Samsung's good call

India's minister of electronics and IT, Ravi Shankar Prasad, tells fDi how the country is preparing for a hi-tech future.

From Locations

Erdoğan’s re-election forces investors to adjust to reality of ‘new Turkey’

Turkey’s incumbent president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has secured another five-year term, cementing his powers in the revamped presidential system and promising continuity for the country’s ‘new normal’ on issues like rule of law and economic policy. Jacopo Dettoni reports. 

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