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  • August 2017 - China Everbright Group (China) is investing in Luxembourg in the Financial Services sector in a Headquarters project
  • August 2017 - LogicWeb (United States) is investing in UK in the Communications sector in a ICT and Internet Infrastructure project
  • August 2017 - Sumitomo Group (Japan) is investing in Slovenia in the Rubber sector in a Manufacturing project
  • August 2017 - General Motors (GM) (United States) is investing in Brazil in the Automotive Components sector in a Design, Development and Testing project
  • August 2017 - CFA Institute (United States) is investing in India in the Business Services sector in a Education and Training project
  • August 2017 - Deutsche Post (Germany) is investing in Cambodia in the Transportation sector in a Logistics, Distribution and Transportation project
  • August 2017 - CABB Group (Germany) is investing in China in the Chemicals sector in a Manufacturing project
  • August 2017 - aCommerce (Thailand) is investing in Indonesia in the Transportation sector in a Logistics, Distribution and Transportation project
  • August 2017 - WeWork (We Holdings) (United States) is investing in Argentina in the Real Estate sector in a Business Services project
  • August 2017 - WeWork (We Holdings) (United States) is investing in Canada in the Real Estate sector in a Business Services project
  • August 2017 - Cixing Group (China) is investing in Mexico in the Metals sector in a Manufacturing project
  • August 2017 - Sany (China) is investing in Pakistan in the Alternative/Renewable energy sector in a Electricity project
  • August 2017 - Trelleborg (Sweden) is investing in Denmark in the Rubber sector in a Manufacturing project
  • August 2017 - Union InVivo (France) is investing in Mexico in the Food and Tobacco sector in a Manufacturing project
  • August 2017 - Nestle (Switzerland) is investing in Mexico in the Food and Tobacco sector in a Manufacturing project
  • August 2017 - Julius Baer (Switzerland) is investing in UK in the Financial Services sector in a Business Services project
  • August 2017 - EasyMile (France) is investing in United States in the Transportation sector in a Headquarters project
  • August 2017 - Schunk (Germany) is investing in United States in the Industrial Machinery, Equipment and Tools sector in a Headquarters project
  • August 2017 - Eastman Chemical (United States) is investing in Malaysia in the Plastics sector in a Manufacturing project
  • August 2017 - Atlas Copco (Sweden) is investing in Belgium in the Industrial Machinery, Equipment and Tools sector in a Headquarters project
  • August 2017 - IKEA (Sweden) is investing in India in the Consumer Products sector in a Logistics, Distribution and Transportation project
  • August 2017 - Amazon.com (United States) is investing in Spain in the Software and IT services sector in a Design, Development and Testing project
  • August 2017 - GFT (Germany) is investing in Spain in the Software and IT services sector in a Design, Development and Testing project
  • August 2017 - Matsuura Machinery Corporation (Japan) is investing in United States in the Industrial Machinery, Equipment and Tools sector in a Design, Development and Testing project
  • August 2017 - Sany (China) is investing in Kazakhstan in the Alternative/Renewable energy sector in a Electricity project
  • August 2017 - VST Enterprises (UK) is investing in Armenia in the Software and IT services sector in a ICT and Internet Infrastructure project
  • August 2017 - Parque Arauco (Chile) is investing in Peru in the Real Estate sector in a Construction project
  • August 2017 - Boryszew (Poland) is investing in Egypt in the Automotive Components sector in a Manufacturing project
  • August 2017 - ACWA Power International (Saudi Arabia) is investing in Egypt in the Alternative/Renewable energy sector in a Electricity project

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