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AmCham Shanghai: US companies can still thrive in China

The American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai is confident US companies can succeed in China.

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MAPI predicts US manufacturing upturn

Industry body says a return to growth in US manufacturing is likely in the long term.

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US still top FDI location: IBM report

A wide variety of locations helped US stay on top in the IBM Global Location Trends report, while Ireland scored well in job creation and average project value.

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Upgraded Panama and Suez Canals fight it out

As the re-opening of the Panama Canal approaches, the old battle to be the the most valuable route on the international shipping map begins again.

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Mexican ports playing bigger role in North American supply chain: Cushman & Wakefield

Mexico is increasingly important to North America’s supply chain, especially in automobile and parts manufacturing.


Ukraine agriculture minister looks to sow the seeds of economic growth

Oleksiy Pavlenko, Ukraine's minister of agriculture, is bringing about reform to the sector through a bout of privatisations and a simplification of the licence system. The private sector is responding to this positively, as Karen E Thuermer found out when she caught up with Mr Pavlenko at the US-Ukraine Investment Forum in July.

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Ukraine slashes royalty rates for gas exploration

Speaking at the inaugural US-Ukraine Business Forum, Ukraine's finance minister Natalie Jaresko announced changes to the country's royalties scheme for gas exploration projects.

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Caterpillar pushes for end to US-Cuba trade embargo

US manufacturer Caterpillar has launched a media campaign aimed at ending the US-Cuba trade embargo.

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WTO praises strength of EU trade links

The World Trade Organisation has praised the EU for its contribution to global trade and FDI flows. 

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Luxembourg ambassador outlines EU priorities

Speaking at a press conference in July, Luxembourg's ambassador to the US, H E  Jean-Louis Wolzfeld, discussed the topics that the country would be bringing to the fore during its six-month presidency of the EU.

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