Agricultural technology – commonly abbreviated to agritech – aims to make the food production process as efficient as possible but does not stop at the growing of food.
Partnership content: Leaders from the Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency, the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Intel and Accenture discuss why Costa Rica is particularly attractive to investors at a time of global financial uncertainty.
Abu Dhabi has been proactive in supporting its companies during the Covid-19 outbreak. The director-general of its investment office describes how better communications, a focus on tech, and an emphasis on aftercare are helping the emirate to thrive.
Incorporating environmental, social, and governance (ESG) criteria was seen as a ticking box exercise for many companies. However, it has recently emerged as a deal-maker within an economic development community coping with a pandemic.
Brazil’s sustainable investing landscape has been increasingly appearing on the radars of foreign investors in recent years.
Dr Rania Al-Mashat, Egypt’s Minister of International Cooperation, tells Investment Monitor how the pandemic has accelerated change in the country, especially in terms of gender policy.