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Will the textile industry clean up its act?

The global fashion industry is a major consumer of resources and cause of pollution. As companies pledge to clean up, will governments come on board? 

Cannabis investment hits record high

Greenfield foreign investment into the rapidly growing medical marijuana industry is accelerating. 

China trims FDI negative list

Beijing has unveiled a shortened list for sectors off-limits to foreign investment.  

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FDI resurgence helps Philadelphia to bounce back

After struggling for decades, Philadelphia is harnessing the power of overseas money to retake its place as one of the US’s leading cities.

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Rhode Island looks to Humber region for wind power template

The secretary of commerce for Rhode Island tells fDi about synergies with England’s Humber region based on shared successes in wind power.

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Alabama commerce secretary looks to lift FDI tide

With Alabama enjoying healthy levels of FDI, the state's secretary of commerce talks to fDi about the long-term strategies that are reaping rewards.

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Birmingham's mayor brings a buzz to challenge perceptions

The mayor of Birmingham talks to fDi about overcoming past reputations to cement the Alabama city's profile as a well-connected and well-educated place to do business.

FDI down 13% in 2018, says Unctad report

Unctad’s World Investment Report 2019 shows FDI drop, with developed economies suffering most.

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American Cities of the Future 2019/20 – FDI strategy

A more detailed look at fDi's judges’ top five American Cities of the Future 2019/20 for FDI strategy. 

Tourism FDI takes off

The hotels and tourism sector saw a huge increase in FDI in 2018.

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