Latest articles from Sectors

tanzanias incomplete

Tanzanian tourism boom undermined by investor concerns

Tanzania's economy is booming and its tourism sector is thriving. However, the president's tactics and infrastructure delays are concerning investors.

compliance first

Panama trade minister maintains China focus

Panama’s trade and industry minister stresses the importance of ensuring its industries are compliant with foreign requirements.

sun sea

Sun, sea, sand and surgery

With a growing number of people travelling abroad to obtain healthcare, medical tourism has become a booming industry. 

microsoft makes

Microsoft makes a crossborder connection in North America

While governments grow more protectionist over trade and physical borders, Microsoft is bridging the gap by funding international collaborative enterprises.

zibos investment

Zibo hopes to score investment goals

Zibo in China is recognised as the birthplace of football but its local government hopes it will soon be known as a hub for the chemical, medical and manufacturing industries.

a global venture

How venture capital helps start-ups expand globally

Venture capital funding is increasingly enabling start-ups to expand across borders – but their ability to do this depends on their type of business and where they are founded.

minimum sites

Nokia Bell Labs looks to make maximum impact from minimum sites

Marcus Weldon of Nokia Bell Labs talks about the company’s strategy for driving innovation.

a vc fuelled

TripActions' expansion fuelled by VC funds

Ariel Cohen, CEO and co-founder of business travel management platform TripActions, discusses how venture capital funding is enabling small start-ups to grow rapidly.

africas strong

Will mobile phone penetration maintain African momentum?

Sub-Saharan Africa is the world’s fastest growing mobile phone market, but how can telecoms companies make the most of the huge opportunities the region provides?

rhineland palatinate

Rhineland-Palatinate moves up a gear in investment attraction

From historically underperforming when compared with its peers, the German federal state of Rhineland-Palatinate is now attracting major investment projects.

fDi Tools

fDi Intelligence has a portfolio of related products that enable you to get the targeted foreign investment information you need for your role: 

For real-time crossborder greenfield investment data on all sectors and locations, click here

To benchmark locations for investment projects, click here

For bespoke reports on companies, locations or sectors, click here

Crossborder investment monitor

fDi Markets is the only online database tracking crossborder greenfield investment covering all sectors and countries worldwide. It provides real-time monitoring of investment projects, capital investment and job creation with powerful tools to track and profile companies investing overseas.

Click here to find out more about fDi Markets

Corporate location benchmarking tool

fDi Benchmark is the only online tool to benchmark the competitiveness of countries and cities in over 50 sectors. Its comprehensive location data series covers the main cost and quality competitiveness indicators for over 300 locations around the world.

Click here to find out more about fDi Benchmark

Research report

fDi Intelligence provides customised reports and data research which deliver vital business intelligence to corporations, investment promotion agencies, economic development organisations, consulting firms and research institutions.

Find out more.

Follow us