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SelectUSA emphasises innovation

President Obama praises growth of cutting-edge manufacturing hubs at Washington, DC summit.

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Ukraine PM: FDI is our route to stability

Prime minister Vlodymyr Groysman of Ukraine shared his reform strategy on a recent US visit.

Spaceport America in the New Mexico desert

Aerospace and defence continue on an upward trajectory

Investment and innovation are keeping the aerospace and defence industry in the black, bringing financial benefits to US states such as North Carolina and New Mexico, and emerging Asian countries such as China and India.

Cuba's deepwater port of Mariel

Caribbean islands compete for Panama Canal shipping spoils

As the expanded Panama Canal opens, ports in countries such as Jamaica, the Dominican Republic, Cuba and the Bahamas are investing in harbour facilities and logistics operations with an eye to reaping the commercial benefits.

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Latin America on diverging growth paths: BBVA

Economic growth in Latin America is a tale of two halves, according to local bank BBVA, which says Pacific Alliance countries are taking steps forward, while Mercosur economies are taking a step back.

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Government brings stability to Egypt, says CEO of the Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank Egypt

Government stability will give investors one less thing to worry about in Egypt, according to Nevine Loftfly, managing director and CEO of the Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank Egypt. 

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US port development reliant on government, says survey

A survey recently published by the American Association of Port Authorities highlights the importance of government investment to national port development.

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Brookings report calls for change in economic development philosophy

A report by US think tank Brookings Institute outlines suggestions for economic development in the US, which include shifting away from tax breaks and incentives.

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Digitalisation is the cure for US manufacturing

The US has particular strengths in the IT skills and knowledge that are revolutionising industry and advanced technologies.

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Hong Kong to reposition itself as maritime services leader

Hong Kong has lost its pre-eminence as an Asian port to mainland competitors. Now its government has unveiled a range of measures to try to win back logistics and freight business from cities such as Shanghai and Dalian.

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