Angola's rebuilt railroad is a much quicker route to transport minerals from southern Africa.
The European Fund for Strategic Investments has mobilized €335 billion in additional investment across the EU since 2015. The Juncker Plan is estimated to have supported the creation of some 750,000 jobs. By 2020, that figure is set to rise to 1.4 million.
This episode of Business Angola takes a look how international firms are expanding in the country thanks to updated regulation and less red tape.
Angola to diversify market outside oil
Which actors are generating the biggest bucks for Hollywood's investors?
As Chinese President Xi Jinping eyes up investment opportunities in Spain and Portugal, Raw Politics looks at whether this is wise for Europe.
Environmentalists accuse ING of 'greenwashing' at Brussels demo
A major weapon in the fight against single-use plastic is coming out of the Czech Republic, in part thanks to an EU scheme freeing up finance for small companies where banks fear to go.
The British Prime Minister Theresa May says she wants the UK to be the biggest G7 investor in Africa after Brexit
Corporate investments in europe may be recovering but they are still far below pre-crisis levels in things like innovation and infrastructure.
French President Macron makes an impression on young Nigerians whilst on a tour of the region.
The MENA region’s entrepreneurship ecosystem is growing in size and stature thanks to business accelerator schemes, alternative financing and an expanding community of angel investors and professional mentors.
Chris Burns travels across Poland to look at why both international and local businesses are investing heavily in the country.
Spotlight travelled to Poland to see what's turning it from a fledgling to a fully-developed economic power and here to fight with the top dogs
It's the funding pot you may never have heard of which aims to level the EU playing field by boosting development in specific regions, in both richer and poorer countries.
How did Poland, a country that threw off Communism nearly three decades ago, manage to keep growing despite a global financial crisis?
As Tokyo seeks to develop its trade relations with Europe it's not just the traditional economic powerhouses it's turning to.
Tech giant says it will also open a new campus as part of a multi-billion dollar US investment plan
How is the Polish capital establishing itself as a hub in which to live and invest?
Prince Alwaleed has been detained as part of Saudi Arabia's anti-corruption probe, to the shock of global financial centres.
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International Sovereign Wealth Funds have been gathering in Astana to explore new frontiers and tap into more markets.
Long dependent on oil, the West African nation of Angola is now on the path of economic diversification.
Germany is calling on Western nations to help Africa tackle the poverty and conflict driving migrants into Europe.
The British government has sold its last remaining stake in bailed out Lloyds Banking Group claiming to have made a profit, but that is disputed.
Britain's Vodafone has reported a 6.1 billion euro annual loss but forecasts a jump in the amount of cash it will generate this financial year.