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  • December 2016 - Sonalika Group (India) is investing in Iran in the Industrial Machinery, Equipment and Tools sector in a Manufacturing project
  • December 2016 - Ball (United States) is investing in Spain in the Metals sector in a Manufacturing project
  • December 2016 - Regus (Luxembourg) is investing in India in the Real Estate sector in a Business Services project
  • December 2016 - RIU Hotels and Resorts (Spain) is investing in Cape Verde in the Hotels and Tourism sector in a Construction project
  • December 2016 - Schwarz Beteiligungs (Schwarz Gruppe) (Germany) is investing in UK in the Food and Tobacco sector in a Logistics, Distribution and Transportation project
  • December 2016 - Bayer (Germany) is investing in United States in the Biotechnology sector in a Research and Development project
  • December 2016 - Oliver James Associates (UK) is investing in Laos in the Business Services sector in a Business Services project
  • December 2016 - Prestige BioResearch (Singapore) is investing in South Korea in the Biotechnology sector in a Research and Development project
  • December 2016 - Malhotra Cables (India) is investing in Macedonia FYR in the Automotive Components sector in a Manufacturing project
  • December 2016 - General Electric (GE) (United States) is investing in India in the Non-Automotive Transport OEM sector in a Maintenance and Servicing project
  • December 2016 - N26 (Germany) is investing in Ireland in the Financial Services sector in a Business Services project
  • December 2016 - Alibaba Group (China) is investing in Russia in the Transportation sector in a Sales, Marketing and Support project
  • December 2016 - Malhotra Cables (India) is investing in Macedonia FYR in the Automotive Components sector in a Manufacturing project
  • December 2016 - Exco Technologies (Canada) is investing in Bulgaria in the Textiles sector in a Manufacturing project
  • December 2016 - ZTE (China) is investing in India in the Software and IT services sector in a Design, Development and Testing project
  • December 2016 - Nifco (Japan) is investing in Poland in the Automotive Components sector in a Manufacturing project
  • December 2016 - Oliver James Associates (UK) is investing in Vietnam in the Business Services sector in a Business Services project
  • December 2016 - GKN (UK) is investing in United States in the Automotive Components sector in a Manufacturing project
  • December 2016 - IKEA (Sweden) is investing in Spain in the Consumer Products sector in a Logistics, Distribution and Transportation project
  • December 2016 - Mainfreight (New Zealand) is investing in Romania in the Transportation sector in a Logistics, Distribution and Transportation project
  • December 2016 - LEM Holding (Switzerland) is investing in France in the Industrial Machinery, Equipment and Tools sector in a Design, Development and Testing project
  • December 2016 - Muhr Metalltechnik (Germany) is investing in United States in the Automotive Components sector in a Manufacturing project
  • December 2016 - Alvarez and Marsal (United States) is investing in India in the Business Services sector in a Business Services project
  • December 2016 - Federation of Migros Cooperatives (Migros, FCM) (Switzerland) is investing in Germany in the Software and IT services sector in a Design, Development and Testing project
  • December 2016 - Scatec AS (Norway) is investing in Nigeria in the Alternative/Renewable energy sector in a Electricity project
  • December 2016 - General Electric (GE) (United States) is investing in Poland in the Aerospace sector in a Maintenance and Servicing project
  • December 2016 - Norwegian Air Shuttle (Norway) is investing in Latvia in the Transportation sector in a Logistics, Distribution and Transportation project
  • December 2016 - Techtronic Industries (Hong Kong) is investing in United States in the Industrial Machinery, Equipment and Tools sector in a Design, Development and Testing project
  • December 2016 - Alphabet Inc (United States) is investing in UAE in the Software and IT services sector in a Design, Development and Testing project

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