In a special ceremony to be held at the Gala Dinner, AIM Investment Awards will be granted to select Investment Promotion Agencies (IPA) from each region of the world in recognition of their outstanding work in successfully attracting sizeable and beneficial foreign direct investment projects in 2017 and thus contributing to the economic growth and development of their markets. The Annual Investment Meeting will be awarding IPAs from 9 regions globally.
The fifth edition of AIM Investment Awards in 2017 took center stage at the Gala Dinner where the best FDI projects were recognized from each region of the world. This is a testimony to the outstanding work accomplished by the winning countries and their respective Investment Promotion Agencies in attracting sizeable and beneficial foreign direct investment and thus contributing to the economic growth and development of their markets.
- The set of criteria of the awards were based on the following:
- Size of the investment
- Type and form of the investment
- Scale of job creation
- Innovation and Technology Transfer
- Import substitution
- Local linkages
- Sustainable development
- Impact on Country Competitiveness & FDI Attraction