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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. 

From Locations

Reform-hungry Uzbekistan tests markets with ‘Samarkand bond’ debut

When the International Finance Corporation listed the first-ever som-denominated bond on the London Stock Exchange in June, it gave Uzbekistan new momentum to pursue a Eurobond debut and establish a sovereign yield curve. Jacopo Dettoni reports. 

From Locations

Colombia’s new president brings economic continuity

Businesses have welcomed the election of business-friendly Iván Duque as Colombia’s new president. But a threatened U-turn on FARC and other rebel groups could jeopardise an already fragile peace – and thus the economy. Jacopo Dettoni reports. 

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World Cup kicks off Moscow's infrastructure upgrade

Moscow is ready to host key matches in the 2018 World Cup, topping off years of rebuilding its sports and hospitality infrastructure. But much has yet to be done to fully modernise the city, while international sanctions are still biting, as Jacopo Dettoni reports. 

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Carnival CEO seeks to keep both locals and tourists happy

Arnold Donald, the CEO of Carnival Corporation, the world's largest travel leisure company, tells Jacopo Dettoni how the company is dealing with growing malcontent of local communities, new technologies and the unstoppable rise of Chinese tourism. 

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Uruguay central bank governor takes positive view of China's Latam influence

On his return from an official visit to Beijing, Uruguay’s central bank governor Mario Bergara catches up with Jacopo Dettoni to discuss China’s growing influence in Latin America.

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Central bank chief hails a new chapter for Honduras

Efforts to improve Honduras's economy and security situation have made it a more attractive prospect for foreign investors, says Wilfredo Cerrato.

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From Sectors

Full steam ahead for Global Ports expansion

Turkish port operator Global Ports Holding is expanding its cruise ship operations all over the world. Its chairman, Mehmet Kutman, tells Jacopo Dettoni why issues such as advancements in robotics and a potential plane shortage are behind this drive.

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Dallas Fed chief: immigrants crucial to US workforce

Any effort to constrain US immigration is likely to dent growth, warns Robert Kaplan, CEO and president of the Dallas Fed. 

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