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    • BioNTech builds huge vaccine factory in Singapore

      BioNTech builds huge vaccine factory in Singapore

      BioNTech unveiled massive investment plans related to establishing regional headquarters and building brand new manufacturing site for its RNA vaccines in Singapore, in the latest move to boost opperations in its production network, Reuters reported. The pharmaceutical company earmarked Singapore output facility would have an estimated annual capacity of several hundred million doses of mRNA-based vaccines depending on the specific type, once it is operational in 2023.

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    • Italy upgrades the Colosseum with 18.5m euro

      Italy upgrades the Colosseum with 18.5m euro

      Pandemic is still sweeping through a lot of countries with death-toll constantly rising but the preparation for the new tourist season is heating up, BBC reported. As travel restrictions are set to be gradually lifted, Italy eyes a growing number of reservations. The country has launched a multi-million investment project to restore one of its major attractions – the Colosseum. The government unveiled a plan for new floor with gladiator’s view. The Minister of Culture Dario Franceschini announced the project to build the wooden, retractable floor.

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    • Apple spends $1bn in North Carolina to boost US operations

      Apple spends $1bn in North Carolina to boost US operations

      Apple unveiled plans to spur activities in US by spending substantial funds and employing thousands of people, Reuters reported. The emphasis of the new initiative will be a campus and an engineering hub, located in North Carolina. Apple plans to expand domestic operations by employing some 3,000 and spend one billion dollars, related to the campus operations.

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    • Microsoft vows $1bn investments in Malaysia by 2026

      Microsoft vows $1bn investments in Malaysia by 2026

      US tech conglomerate Microsoft announced it would invest some $1bn over the next five years in its operations in Malaysia, Reuters reported. The plan is in line with the company’s strategy to implement a new partnership programme which is aimed to include government agencies, as well as local private firms. Microsoft’s statement on the envisaged biggest investment in Malaysia comes after the country earlier in February gave conditional approvals to Microsoft, Google, Amazon and state telecoms firm Telekom Malaysia to build and manage hyper-scale data centres and provide cloud services.

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    • Bulgarian investor builds smart plant near Plovdiv

      Bulgarian investor builds smart plant near Plovdiv

      The construction of BGN 40 million production plant for aluminium profiles, the largest on the Balkans, has started in Trakia Economic Zone. Minister of Economy Lachezar Borisov presented a Class A investment certificate to Zdravko Linkin, chairman of the board of directors of Interlink Group AD. This happened on 31 March at the turning of the first sod of a high-tech plant for aluminium profiles in Maritsa Industrial Zone, which is part of Trakia Economic Zone.

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    • Go green and pocket a trillion euro

      Go green and pocket a trillion euro

      The investment and industrial future seems to change its nature and direction as green-related funds step up their efforts to reduce global pollution and boost environmental projects. In the past, we were talking about the romantic ambitions of a bunch of ecological fractions. This stream has evolved and now has a key role in the global industrial governing. A whole new generation of fund managers has taken over the global economy. Today if you do not go green, you won't have the cash to afford to exist on the econ map. Politicians have also paved the way to press whole countries and economic sectors to reduce carbon-related emissions and boost green-related projects.

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