Foreign Direct Investment

Venezuela is home of the world’s largest known oil reserves, but sales are plummeting ©Federico Parra/Getty Images
Country spotlight: Venezuela
Xi's pledge follows his tour of Africa in which he signed 15 trade deals with Paul Kagame of Rwanda (pictured) ©ZUMA Press/PA Photos
China pledges extra $60bn for Africa
New PM Imran Khan may not have the cash to push through is welfare policies ©ZUMA Press/PA Images
Cash-strapped Pakistan torn between US and China
Morocco tops African investment ranking
Promoting the Grand Duchy's openness, dynamism and reliability © Frank Weber & binsfeld
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Port expansion in Liverpool will open up South American markets ©PA Images
3 ways Brexit will hit the North of England
Heineken's bid for Côte d'Ivoire beer market
FDI between China and US 'billions higher than official figures'
Barack Obama addressed the US-Africa Business Forum for the last time as US president © Press Association Images
So much untapped potential in Africa, says Obama
Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan, which is ranked fourth for retail potential © 123RF
Kazakhstan enters top five developing retail markets
Foreign investment in Mauritius slumps by US$128m
Workers in an Iranian car plant © Press Association Images
Iran aims to boost car production through foreign partnerships