The decline of manufacturing in the UK has been a topic of fierce political debate for decades, but who administered the telling blow? The EU? The unions? Thatcher? Blair? Brexit? Automation? Investment Monitor delivers an in-depth investigation.
Pfizer/BioNTech's announcement in November of a Covid-19 vaccine, with Moderna doing the same a week later, caused rejoicing across the globe, but what will be the wider benefits for the biotech hub that wins the 'vaccine race'?
Even if a post-Brexit trade deal is agreed with the EU, investment in the UK automotive sector is set to continue to decline.
Unlike most other parts of the UK economy, the logistics sector in the East Midlands has seen job creation and investment rise during the Covid-19 pandemic.
While not always a deal-breaker, cost is one of the FDI drivers that is taken in consideration every time a multinational company is going through a site-selection process.
The political and social instability in Hong Kong has seen its investors increasingly eyeing opportunities in Europe.
London’s rise to become Europe’s premier start-up hub shows no signs of abating, even during the Covid-10 lockdown.