Foreign direct investment special focus 2014

  • FDI special focus

    Welcome to this year's FDI special focus, which includes Q&As with Leapfrog Investments, the Investment Support and Promotion Agency of Turkey, and Nafta negotiator Jaime Zabludovsky

  • Capitalising on African financial services

    Leapfrog’s general counsel Tom Brunner explains best practice for investing in the continent’s growing financial service sectors

  • FDI transcends Turkey's troubles

    Ilker Ayci, president of Turkey's Investment Support and Promotion Agency and the World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies, discusses the reforms that continue to improve the country's FDI opportunities

  • Mexico's reversal of fortune

    An ambitious set of reforms could transform Mexico’s investment environment. Former ambassador to the EU and Nafta negotiator Jaime Zabludovsky explains what is needed to capitalise on the changes

  • Big data's investment opportunities and pitfalls

    The vast amount of information collected by technology companies creates new investment possibilities. Megafon’s legal and government relations officer Anna Serebryanikova explains why freedom of economic activity in this new market must be balanced with privacy considerations

  • Indonesia: ripe for investment

    Tunggul Utomo and Eko Basyuni of Assegaf Hamzah & Partners describe the confluence of factors that make Indonesia a preferred spot for foreign investors

  • The secret to Macau's FDI success

    Rita Martins and Pedro Manero Lemos of DSL Lawyers look at how Macau has cultivated, and continues to build on, its success as a global investment hub

  • Thailand's investor toolkit

    Weerawong Chinnavat & Peangpanor’s Kudun Sukhumananda answers key questions about the basics of investing in Thailand

  • FDI fuels Turkey's record-breaking growth

    Gokmen Baspinar and Ali Ceylan of Baspinar & Partners explain what is helping Turkey become one of the world’s top 10 economies by 2023