Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Be Spoiled By The Unspoiled

Discover a ‘lost world’ in South America

The magnificent Kaieteur Falls, the world’s longest single drop waterfall

Emerging as a unique eco-tourism destination with exceptional pristine rainforests, undisturbed ecosystems, exotic flora & fauna, and a vibrant... Nov 30, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Government | South America | Guyana

Global Tourism Appeal

Argentina redoubles its tourism efforts

Gustavo Santos, Argentina’s Minister of Tourism

Argentina has an undeniably heady mix of natural and cultural wonders to enrapture and inspire tourists, yet in recent years it has lagged behind other... Nov 29, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Government | South America | Argentina

Political & Economic Change

President Macri to woo investors back to Argentina after years of isolation

Argentina's President Mauricio Macri speaking at the Pacific Alliance's III Business Summit in Chile on June 30, 2016

Following his election in December last year, Mauricio Macri swiftly brought an end to the leftist and populist policies of the former government under... Nov 28, 2016

Government | South America | Argentina

Diversification in Saudi

Saudi Arabia vows to end “oil addiction” through Vision 2030

Chief architect of Saudi’s Vision 2030 Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman pictured during his visit to the Pentagon on June 16, 2016. (US Dept of Defense photo by Senior Master Sgt. Adrian Cadiz, via flickr)

Bold plan for economic diversification aims to increase the private sector’s contribution to GDP from 40% to 65% whilst creating new non-oil growth... Nov 21, 2016

Government | Middle East | Saudi Arabia

Education in Guyana

Guyana budgets on better education

Guyana's government has prioritized education as a means to sustainable development. (Photo: JukoFF ©CC BY-SA 3.0)

Guyana ranks among the world’s top proportional spenders on education and is investing in key areas to ensure it spurs long-term benefits for... Sep 30, 2016

Education | Government | South America | Guyana

Green Economy

Guyana sets global green example

Guyana's government has pledged to invest heavily in renewable sources of power generation over the next five years

Guyana’s President David Granger has made it his mission to set out a green development strategy for the ‘land of many waters’ and... Aug 31, 2016

Government | Sustainability | South America | Guyana

Doing Business in Indonesia

Indonesian government enacts progressive pro-business reforms

President Jokowi has become known for proactively engaging the population and addressing issues such as flooding, education, infrastructure and corruption. (Photo Credit: Pemerintah Provinsi DKI Jakarta, Provincial Government of Jakarta)

President Joko Widodo’s administration has taken concrete steps towards increasing the ease of doing business, attracting foreign investment and... Aug 19, 2016

Government | Asia-Pacific | Indonesia

International Relations

Foreign policy & FDI to put Argentina “on the right course”

US President Barack Obama walks into the Casa Rosada with Argentina's President Mauricio Macri in Buenos Aires on March 23, 2016, during a two-day official visit to Argentina. (Natacha Pisarenko/Pool Photo via AP, flickr)

Since the new administration entered office in December 2015, the Argentine government has shown unwavering determination to create a more market-oriented... Aug 08, 2016

Government | South America | Argentina

Guyana & Caricom

Guyana promotes a ‘new horizon for business’ and regional integration

Headquartered in Guyana's capital, Georgetown, Caricom comprises 15 full member states and five associate members

The 37th Regular Meeting of the Conference of the Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (Caricom) saw the 15 member states reaffirm their commitment... Jul 28, 2016

Government | South America | Guyana

Ministry of Justice

Italy’s judicial reform streamlines dispute resolution and raises investor confidence

Andrea Orlando, Minister of Justice

Reduced numbers of trials clogging up courtrooms, the introduction of computerization into civil trial procedures, and the creation of specialized Business... Apr 27, 2016

Government | Europe | Italy

Economy & Finance

Italy is back!

Minister of Economy and Finance, Pier Carlo Padoan

Minister of Economy and Finance Pier Carlo Padoan confirmed recently that economic expansion in Italy is accelerating, despite an unfavorable international... Apr 25, 2016

Finance | Government | Europe | Italy

Economy and finance

Against the odds, a global leader in Islamic economy and finance

The Kuala Lumpur skyline at dusk

A Muslim-majority country with a population of just over 30 million, which has successfully integrated its Hindu and Chinese minorities, Malaysia may... Apr 12, 2016

Finance | Government | Asia-Pacific | Malaysia

Public-private projects bring out the best in EG’s resources

Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima
Minister for Mines and Hydrocarbons

Equatorial Guinea’s Minister for Mines and Hydrocarbons Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima... Jan 30, 2017

SMEs & FDI line two-way street of potential

Juan Proaccini
Executive President of the Argentina Investment & Trade Promotion Agency

Formed by the Production and Foreign Ministries, the fledgling Argentina Investment &... Jan 16, 2017

Governor plants entrepreneurial seeds of growth

Jean Claude Kazembe Musonda
Governor of Haut Katanga Province

Haut Katanga province is intrinsically linked to DRC’s mining industry, but the lack... Jan 16, 2017

Confidence & collaborations to open up a world of opportunities

Federico Pinedo
Provisional President of the Senate

The incoming Macri administration overtaking Argentina’s executive power has been... Dec 20, 2016

Where’s best to invest in Sierra Leone?

Momodu L. Kargbo
Minister of Finance & Economic Development

Eager to attract foreign investors and ensure their projects are a success, Sierra Leone... Dec 19, 2016

Peru aims to double agriculture exports to $10bn by 2021

José Manuel Hernández
Minister for Agriculture & Irrigation

José Manuel Hernández, Peru’s Minister for Agriculture and Irrigation,... Dec 13, 2016

Confidence in UK-Bahrain relations runs deep

Simon Martin CMG
UK Ambassador to the Kingdom of Bahrain

The Kingdom of Bahrain and United Kingdom are celebrating the 200th anniversary of close... Dec 12, 2016

‘The time has come to resume our way on the path to growth’

Bruno Giuffra
Minister of Production

Bruno Giuffra, Minister of Production, discusses Peru’s economic growth, deregulation... Dec 12, 2016

Ready for business & new challenges

Dr Samura M.W. Kamara
Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Co-operation

Sierra Leone has drawn on the strength and resolve of its people to overcome major setbacks... Dec 09, 2016

New initiatives boost agri-aquaculture

Dr Lino Barañao
Minister of Science, Technology & Productive Innovation

Having been at the helm since the ministry’s creation in 2003, Dr Lino Barañao... Dec 08, 2016

‘An innovative political process under way’

Marcos Peña
Chief of the Cabinet of Ministers, Argentina

Argentina’s Chief of the Cabinet of Ministers Marcos Peña discusses the work... Dec 08, 2016

Chaco enables companies to grow & generate jobs

Domingo Peppo
Governor of Chaco Province

With Argentina’s aperture to global capital markets and federal reforms granting greater... Dec 07, 2016

Indonesia’s energy program is going green

Rida Mulyana
Director General for New and Renewable Energy & Energy Conservation

Discussing Indonesia’s key priorities within the renewable energy sector, Rida Mulyana,... Dec 06, 2016

Sierra Leone: the hidden paradise

Sidi Yahya Tunis
Minister of Tourism & Cultural Affairs

Major iron ore producer Sierra Leone’s economic progress has taken a double hit in... Dec 04, 2016

‘Peru offers countless experiences, and we will be delighted to welcome visitors’

Eduardo Ferreyros Küppers
Minister of Foreign Trade & Tourism

Peru has led economic growth in the region for the past decade. Tourism, with average growth... Nov 29, 2016

Open trade regime and reforms target economic diversification

Alfredo Thorne
Minister of Economy and Finance

Peru’s Economy & Finance Minister Alfredo Thorne discusses the nation’s... Nov 24, 2016

MCST inspires R&I in Malta

Dr Jeffrey Pullicino Orlando
Executive Chairman of the Malta Council for Science & Technology

An international ambassador for Maltese research and innovation, Malta’s Council for... Nov 23, 2016

‘We cannot ignore the elephant in the room’

Dr Ian Borg
Maltese Parliamentary Secretary for the EU Presidency 2017 and EU Funds

Taking on the European Union Presidency at a time when some of its members are having a... Sep 27, 2016

Sport and youth: Indonesia’s great unifier

Imam Nahrawi
Minister of Youth and Sports

United World talks to Indonesia’s Minister of Youth and Sports Imam Nahrawi to discuss... Sep 26, 2016

Italy favors holistic approach to building African partnerships

Mario Giro
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation

An influence on international affairs, Italy plays a significant role in many of the world’s... Sep 23, 2016

Governor’s smart city initiatives improve Jakarta’s international standing

Basuki Tjahaja Purnama
Governor of Jakarta

Popular Jakarta Governor Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama is seen as someone who... Sep 23, 2016


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