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  • A tale of two investors

    A tale of two investors

    October 1, 2013

    For AMDI, all investors are created equal. Here is how AMDI helped a Spanish manufacturer (Sage Energia y Produccion) and a start-up (Elephant Vert) with their entries into Morocco. As Ahmed Fassi-Fihri, the director of AMDI Invest in Morocco, can testify, foreign investors come in all sizes and shapes: “For Sage Energia y Produccion (SEP),… Read more

    #Africa #Morocco
    #Guide Morocco 2012
  • Opening doors for investors

    Opening doors for investors

    September 26, 2013

    The Moroccan Investment Development Agency (AMDI) was completely revamped in 2009 to facilitate foreign investment into Morocco, and to launch outbound marketing using the agency’s seven foreign bureaus. AMDI’s purpose is two-fold. It provides advice and orientation for foreign investors interested in Moroccan opportunities, and promotes Moroccan interests abroad to identify and convince foreign investors… Read more

    #Africa #Morocco
    #Guide Morocco 2012
  • Creating an environment conducive to entrepreneurs

    Creating an environment conducive to entrepreneurs

    September 21, 2013

    Chile has moved up in World Bank rankings proving it is up to the challenge of creating one the world’s most business-friendly environments. Cristián BastiánKPMG Senior Partner The new report from the World Bank and International Finance Corporation (IFC) shows that economies are still adopting reforms that promote transparency and access to information, improving the… Read more

    #America #Chile
    #Guide Chile 2012
  • FDI and M&A activity in Latin America

    FDI and M&A activity in Latin America

    September 21, 2013

    While much of the global economy has experienced a sharp reduction in foreign direct investment and M&A deal-making as a result of the financial crisis, Chile and other Latin American countries are holding their own. Alejandro CerdaHead of AdvisoryKPMG Chile Latin America has shown great resilience in the face of the economic recession and presented… Read more

    #America #Chile
    #Guide Chile 2012
  • Chile among top FDI recipients

    Chile among top FDI recipients

    September 13, 2013

    A strong economy, attractive business climate and skilled workforce are some of the reasons Chile is a highly attractive destination for international businesses and foreign direct investment. Foreign direct investment (FDI) has played a decisive role in Chile’s economic growth and development. Maintaining its upward trend, it has helped to increase Chile’s competitiveness, not only… Read more

    #America #Chile
    #Guide Chile 2012
  • Attracting industry

    Attracting industry

    September 13, 2013

    InvestChile aims to attract high-impact investment in order to grow the Chilean economy and diversify its production and export base. Juan Antonio Figueroa,Head of Investment Promotion DivisionInvestChilejafigueroa@corfo.cl In 2009, when the US agricultural company Pioneer wanted a new center in Latin America to develop corn seed hybrids for its customers worldwide, it chose Chile for… Read more

    #America #Chile
    #Guide Chile 2012
  • Nigeria’s new dawn

    Nigeria’s new dawn

    September 6, 2013

    Nigeria already receives the largest amount of foreign direct investment (FDI) in Africa but a series of reforms is making the country even more attractive to outside investment. Foreign direct investment inflows to Nigeria have grown from $1.14 billion in 2001 to $8.6 billion in 2009, according to the World Bank. Although FDI declined to… Read more

    #Africa #Nigeria