Making ACP countries an easy place for doing business. Yes, we can.
ACP Business Climate facility provides technical assistance for improving the business climate in ACP countries (www.apcbusinessclimate.org)
A new facility, Pinewood Indomina Sudios, will become operational in 2012 as a result of a partnership between two private companies and the support of the government of the Dominican Republic.
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