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the crypto
From Locations

Why crypto companies are being given the VIP treatment

A look at why blockchain specialist companies are investing in countries that offer them special regulatory treatment. 

italy goes

Italy goes global while the world goes to Italy

Italian companies are modernising their family-owned models, while foreign firms are moving into Italy. Will it work out for the stagnating domestic economy? 

From Locations

AIIB pilots local currency lending

The AIIB is launching trial programmes in five economies

From Locations

China-led AIIB launches $500m sustainable bond programme

A new AIIB initiative will invest in hard currency bonds.


Consolidation for port of Buenos Aires

Argentina plans to bring the port of Buenos Aires under a single operator.

the view from

The view from the Asian Development Bank

Jacopo Dettoni travelled to Fiji for the annual meeting of the Asian Development Bank, where he spoke to delegates representing governments and institutions from all over the Asia-Pacific region. 

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Will Indonesia's new capital finally get the go-ahead?

Jakarta's days as Indonesia's capital may be numbered, but the new capital project has failed before. 

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Fiji trade minister looking to catch investment wave

Fiji's minister for industry, trade, tourism, local government, housing and community development talks to fDi about the opportunities offered by the country's ocean environment.

paraguay's logistical

Terport manager looks to deliver on Paraguay’s logistics potential

The general manager at shipping terminal Terport talks to fDi about plans to turn Paraguay capital Asunción into a regional shipping hub.

a blueprint
From Locations

A blueprint for the blue economy

Global institutions and island nations are seeking economic models to preserve marine ecosystems.

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