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Developing nations dominate free zone investment flows

Global free zones may be spurring development in less economically developed countries

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AstraZeneca expands further into China’s biotech sector

AstraZeneca will set up a R&D centre and an AI innovation centre in Shanghai, as well as create a $1bn fund that would invest in healthcare start-ups.

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Auckland’s tourism draws major investment opportunities

The profile of New Zealand's biggest city is growing fast, helped by significant public and private investment

EBRD makes climate resilience bond first

Dedicated bond wins acclaim.

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Foreign Investment Law will transform joint ventures in China

China’s investment law will improve foreign investors’ legal rights and protection. 

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Uzbekistan greenlights 2020 capital market reform

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has agreed reform to modernise the Tashkent Stock Exchange.

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How to select the best manufacturing location to serve the US market

Considering the trade climate, where should companies locate to best serve the US market? 

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Is the time right for a Bangladesh breakthrough?

Investors are excited about Bangladesh, but it must address a huge infrastructure shortfall.

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View from Asia: how smart cities are taking lessons from Game of Thrones

Developments in the Asian free zone and tech city landscape sometimes bring to mind the power struggles of the hit fantasy series Game of Thrones, says Lawrence Yeo [?]. 

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Luxembourg reaps rewards of lengthy Chinese friendship

Luxembourg's financial relationship with China goes back four decades. The country is now looking to act as an EU hub for Chinese green finance and fintech activity.