Investment Promotion Agency

Afghanistan: Investment Support Agency

The Investment Support Agency of Afghanistan aims to promote business growth, foreign investment, and cross-border partnerships through proper regulations and policies. This site contains a list of laws, current industrial parks, and reasons to invest in Afghanistan among other resources.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 7, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Financial Services , Business Services , Afghanistan , Industry Specific , Regulatory Agencies

AICEP Portugal Global

AICEP Portugal Global is a government business entity with the aim to encourage foreign investment in Portugal. Their website provides vital information for those wishing to invest in the country such as basic country data, how to set up a company, international agreements, a labor guide, and more.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 5, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Portugal

Algeria: The National Investment Development Agency (ANDI)

The National Investment Development Agency (ANDI) of Algeria is charged with promoting and growing international and local investment within Algeria, which is done through policy development and regulation. This resource contains lists of useful statistics, laws, and business centers within Algeria.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 13, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Algeria

Andorra Development and Investment (ADI)

The Andorra Development and Investment (ADI) is an investment promotion agency focusing on Andorra, this site provides reasons for foreign investors to consider Andorra, as well as a section on the country's economy. General information on Andorra and a section containing various case studies can also be found on the site.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 13, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Andorra

Antigua and Barbuda: Antigua & Barbuda Investment Authority (ABIA)

The Antigua & Barbuda Investment Agency (ABIA) was created by the government of Antigua & Barbuda to attract domestic and foreign investment in the country. The site provides investors with intelligence on local facilities, industries, and regulations. ABIA also regulates foreign direct investment into Antigua & Barbuda.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 10, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Financial Services , Antigua and Barbuda , Industry Specific , Regulatory Agencies

Argentina: Invest in Argentina

Invest in Argentina is a government sponsored department that serves as Argentina's official investment promotion agency. Investment guides are provided alongside economic sector profiles. News and events in Argentina are also listed on the site.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 10, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Argentina

Armenian Development Agency (ADA)

The Armenian Development Agency (ADA) serves to promote exporting and investing in Armenia. The site includes useful information for investors about the benefits the country has to offer and also material for foreign buyers and exporters. The site also has a section about Armenia in general, as well as information on various upcoming business forums pertaining to the country.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 11, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Armenia , Export Promotion Agency

Australian Trade Commission (Austrade)

Austrade was created by the federal government to help Australian businesses sell their products (including perishable goods, manufactured items, and professional services) overseas. A directory of Australian exporting firms as well as trade statistics, an event calendar, industry reports, and information on investing in Australia are included.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 9, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Business Services , Australia , Industry Specific , Export Promotion Agency , Regulatory Agencies

Austrian Business Agency

The Austrian Business Agency (ABA) offers free services to international investors willing to make business in Austria. Information regarding incentives, taxes, quality of life, and various other economic aspects of Austria are provided by the ABA on this website.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 17, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Austria

Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO)

Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO), a joint public-private-initiative, aims to contribute to the economic development through attracting foreign investments in the non-oil sectors of economy and stimulating expansion of country's exports of non-oil goods to the overseas markets. The site gives the readers a brief of Azerbaijan and various information about doing business in Azerbaijan.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 17, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Azerbaijan , Export Promotion Agency

Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB)

The Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) is a public agency to attract inward investment into Bahrain and to support initiatives that help enhance the investment climate in the country. The website provides investors with investment procedure and the investment opportunities in Bahrain.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: February 6, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Bahrain

Bangladesh: Board of Investment (BOI)

The Bangladesh Board of Investment encourages investment in the private sector of Bangladesh while providing information on various industries in the country. The site offers information on investment opportunities, news, and business laws.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 5, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Bangladesh

Belgium: Invest in Belgium

This site is the official website of the Foreign Direct Investments Department, part of the website of the Belgian Ministry of Economic Affairs. The site offers publications that contain information on Belgian business environment, taxation, and the procedures for starting up business, as well as other links to helpful websites.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 15, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Belgium

Belize: Beltraide - Belize Trade and Investment Development Service

This Belize Trade and Investment Development Service page contains relevant information on the requirements to invest in Belize, links to the actual applications for licenses and fiscal incentives. There is a business directory, links to useful resources, regulatory requirements, news, and event updates.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 14, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Business Services , Belize , Industry Specific , Regulatory Agencies

Bosnia and Herzegovina: Foreign Investment Promotion Agency of Bosnia and Herzegovina

The Foreign Investment Promotion Agency of Bosnia and Herzegovina is in charge of providing information on investment opportunities available in the Federation. The site provides general information on the country, primary economic sectors, investment opportunities, information for investors, news, and publications.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 15, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Bosnia and Herzegovina

Botswana Investment and Trade Center (BITC)

The Botswana Investment and Trade Centre (BITC) is an organization providing information regarding investing and trading with Botswanan companies. The site lists investment opportunities, useful contacts, market access tools, country surveys, and much more.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 17, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Botswana , Export Promotion Agency

Brazil: BrasilGlobalNet

Within the Ministry of Foreign Relations of Brazil, the Trade Promotion Department offers this site through the BrasilGlobalNet. This site offers information for potential investors in Brazil. In addition to a foreign investor's guide, important addresses, information on company formation, and a listing of trade fairs can be found. Free registration required.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 13, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Brazil , Export Promotion Agency

Bulgaria: InvestBulgaria Agency

InvestBulgaria Agency aims at helping investors explore investment opportunities in Bulgaria. The site provides brief country economy information like foreign investment statistics, as well as news headlines. Besides publications, this site also provides success stories of companies that have invested in Bulgaria. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 17, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Bulgaria

Burundi Investment Promotion Agency

The Burundi Investment Promotion Agency aims to inform investors about investment and exportation in Burundi. The site provides a variety of information including general information about Burundi, investment guides, and investment opportunities.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: January 31, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Burundi

Business Sweden

Business Sweden was founded in 2013 after a merger of the Swedish Trade Council with Invest Sweden. Its aim is to strengthen and promote Sweden as an attractive and competitive business partner. Business Sweden's site publishes facts and news of interest for Swedish export companies and foreign investors. The site also provides information about ongoing marketing programs, seminars, and events relating to international trade. Most site content can be accessed free of charge, while some content requires registration and paid subscription.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 9, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Sweden

Cambodia: Council for the Development of Cambodia

The Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) is the highest decision-making level of government for private and public sector investment in Cambodia. The Cambodian Investment Board (CIB) and Cambodian Special Econimic Zone Board (CSEZB) are both sub-groups of the CDC. The CDC provides the latest investment information, laws and regulations, a country overview, investment schemes, as well as information on the current investment environment.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: June 25, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Cambodia

Canada: Invest in Canada

Invest in Canada is a useful guide for those interested in investing in Canada. The site provides information on the Canadian advantages, the attractive industry sectors, as well as detailed provincial and territorial information.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 20, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Canada

Cape Verde Invesments

Cape Verde Investments is the official government investment promotion agency for the country. The site provides general information about Cape Verde and investment projects including tourism economic indicators, infrastructure, exporting, culture, and tourism.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 23, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Cape Verde

Cayman Islands: Department of Commerce & Investment

The Department of Commerce & Investment is responsible for the promotion of investment within the Cayman Islands. The agency serves as a central resource point for potential investors and provides plenty of guides, laws, and how-to pamphlets to start investing in the Cayman Islands.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 24, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Financial Services , Cayman Islands , Regulatory Agencies

Chile: Foreign Investment Committee (CIEChile)

The Chilean Foreign Investment Committee (CIEChile) is the government agency that promotes the investment of foreign capital in Chile. The web site contains business and trade information and statistics such as bilateral treaties. The publications section gives access to its bimonthly newsletter: “Chile: Investment Review.”

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 17, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Chile

Colombia: Proexport

Proexport has partnered with the government of Colombia to act as the country's official resource for investment information and assistance. It offers information regarding Colombia's business advantages, investment sectors and incentives, and the investment process. News and publications are also provided.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 20, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Colombia

Comoros: Invest in Comoros (ANPI)

Invest in Comoros (ANPI) is the official investment promotion agency for Comoros. The site contains general information on the country, an investment guide, opportunities by sector, reasons to invest in the country, events, and news.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 21, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Comoros

Cote d'Ivoire: Center for Investment Promotion

The Investments Promotion Center is an agency under the Ministry of Economy, Prospective, Development and Evaluation of the Public Action (MEPDEAP). Its mission is to promote the development and promotion of investments in Cote d'Ivoire. The site contains information of market analysis and guide to start businesses. Only available in French.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 20, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Cote d'Ivoire

Cyprus: Investment Promotion Agency (CIPA)

The Cyprus Investment Promotion Agency (CIPA) works to make Cyprus an attractive investment destination for other countries. The site includes information on specific industries as well as steps on how to start a business.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 31, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Cyprus

Czech Republic: CzechInvest

CzechInvest describes investment opportunities in the Czech Republic. The site also gives background data on the Czech economy as well as provides information regarding the political situation, business culture, and popular industries in the Czech Republic. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 27, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Czech Republic

Democratic Republic of Congo: National Agency for the Promotion of Investments

The National Agency for the Promotion of Investments (ANAPI) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo aims to promote international investment in the country. The site provides information regarding the general background of the country, its current economic situation, investment opportunities in its various industries, procedures of doing business, and the business climate.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 20, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Democratic Republic of the Congo

Denmark: Invest in Denmark

Invest in Denmark is provided by the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs. It includes detailed information on doing Business in Denmark including a rundown of business costs, incentives for investors, infrastructure and taxation information and much more. There is also a newsletter that provides updates on the business environment and laws.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 24, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Denmark

Djibouti: National Investment Promotion Agency

The National Investment Promotion Agency (NIPA) of Djibouti encourages the promotion of investment in Djibouti through a policy of flexibility in investment operations, a modern regulatory framework and procedures. The site provides detailed background information about Djibouti along with a guide for potential investors and information about investment opportunities in each industry. The Info Center provides current events, news, and related links to investment in Djibouti. Some documents from the site are available for free in PDF format by clicking on the download tab.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 28, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Djibouti

Dominica: Invest Dominica Authority

The Invest Dominica Authority provides an introduction to several investment opportunities and also outlines the incentives that come with investing in Dominica. The site also includes an in-depth country profile and information on starting a business in Dominica.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 28, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Dominica

Dominican Republic: Invest in the DR

Invest in the DR promotes and encourages investment in the Dominican Republic by providing a free, confidential and comprehensive set of support services to all investors. The agency's objectives include to provide business terms related to commercial and investment practices, and also to optimize and diversify the supply of goods and services in order to competitively insert the country into global markets.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 28, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Dominican Republic

Egypt: General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (GAFI)

The General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (GAFI) is a government department that provides information for investors wanting to do business in Egypt. Investment laws, areas available for privatization, projects available for investment, and information on how to start projects in free zones are some of the services provided.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 31, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Egypt

El Salvador: Export and Investment Promotion Agency

The Export and Investment Promotion Agency of El Salvador, also know as Agencia de Promoción de Exportaciones, is responsible for implementing government regulations on export and encouraging export. Provided on the site is advice for exporters, support programs, foreign trade statistics, and international buyer services.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: May 27, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , El Salvador , Export Promotion Agency

El Salvador: Investment Promotion Agency

The Investment Promotion Agency of El Salvador, also known as Agencia de Promoción e Inversiones, encourages investment in El Salvador through providing thorough and easy to follow information. Included on the website is grant information, statistical economic data, investment climates, important legal framework and many other services. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: May 27, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , El Salvador

Enterprise Greece: Invest & Trade

Enterprise Greece: Invest & Trade is designed to inform potential investors of all the opportunities that exist for them in Greece. It features information by sector and provides an interactive map that displays the information by region.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: May 27, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Greece

Estonian Investment & Trade Agency

The Estonian Investment & Trade Agency provides information on business opportunities in Estonia. It also offers an investment guide and numerous marketing materials.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: June 16, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Estonia

Ethiopian Investment Agency

The Ethiopian Investment Agency is a government agency which promotes private investment, mostly from foreign direct investment. Its services include promoting investment opportunities, issuing investment permits, and assisting investors with acquiring land, utilities, etc.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: May 14, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Ethiopia

Finland: Invest in Finland

As the official Investment Promotion website for Finland, information is provided about why investors should seek out Finland in the form of investor cases and client testimonials. Basic facts about Finland are provided to give a basic background knowledge of the country. Each prominent industry in Finland is given its own page which contains an overview, recent news page, and listing of events. Finally, the site offers services which are listed for those interested in investing in Finland.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 30, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Finland

France: Invest in France Agency

The Invest in France Agency (IFA) provides information on why to conduct business in France. The site gives material on why to choose France for business, the business environment, and the IFA teams. Documents, publications, blogs, and news on these topics are also available.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 27, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , France

Gabon: Invesment Promotion Agency

The Investment Promotion Agency for the Republic of Gabon is tasked with promoting investment within the country. The site provides information on the benefits of investing in Gabon, the various economic sectors, and investment guidelines. Only available in French.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 31, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Gabon

Gambia Investment and Export Promotion Agency (GIEPA)

Gambia Investment and Export Promotion Agency (GIEPA) provides valuable insight for companies looking to operate in Gambia. They list the start-up procedures for newly formed companies as well as investment opportunities in existing companies or industries. The site contains access to all the paperwork needed to do business and invest in Gambia.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 16, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , The Gambia , Export Promotion Agency

Germany: Foreign Trade and Investment Promotion Scheme

The Foreign Trade and Investment Promotion Scheme (AGA-Portal) was appointed by the German government to manage foreign trade and investment promotion schemes. The site includes information on export credit guarantees, investment guarantees, and untied loan guarantees specific to Germany.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 5, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Germany , Export Promotion Agency

Ghana Investment Promotion Center

Ghana Investment Promotion Center was created with the goal of attracting foreign investment to Ghana, this web site provides a wealth of information on the country and its investment climate. Sections on the site include an investment guide, information on taxes and tax exemptions, free trade zones, and company rankings.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 3, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Ghana

Grenada: Grenada Industrial Development Corporation

As the investment promotion agency of the Government of Grenada, the Grenada Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) aims to increase private sector investment through attracting new investment, increasing the number of small businesses, and facilitating the development of existing business. The site provides a wealth of information on investing or setting up a business in the country, as well as publications available for download.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 29, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Grenada

Guyana Office for Investment

The Guyana Office for Investment functions as both an investment and an export promotion agency for the country. The site includes news, investment incentives and legislation, reasons to do business in Guyana, and information about different economic sectors.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 7, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Guyana , Export Promotion Agency

Haiti: Center for Facilitation of Investments

The Center for Facilitation of Investments (CFI) is the national investment promotion agency of Haiti, working to promote private investments and develop business opportunities within the country. The site includes general information on the country and its key sectors, how to conduct business in Haiti, and the services the center provides.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 7, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Haiti

Honduras: FIDE Investment and Exports

FIDE Investment and Exports is a private, non-profit institution which works with the government and other private institutions to improve the business climate in Honduras and promote foreign direct investment and exports. The website provides information about the business climate and different industries, and contains helpful documents about investment in Honduras.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 7, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Honduras , Export Promotion Agency

Hong Kong: Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK)

Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK) is a government department whose aim is to provide assistance to companies looking for direct foreign investment opportunities in Hong Kong. Necessary information on opening a business in Hong Kong is provided, including: setting up a company, taxation, trade regulations, economic environment facts, banking, labor conditions, intellectual property protection, and trade and other key statistics.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 3, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Hong Kong

Hungary: Investment and Trade Development Agency (ITDH)

The Hungary Investment and Trade Development Agency (ITDH) promotes international economic relations and business endeavors having direct impact on the development of the Hungarian economy. Information on exporting, industries in Hungary, investment projects, publications, and news.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 14, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Hungary , Export Promotion Agency

IDA Ireland Foreign Investment

IDA Ireland is responsible for the attraction and development of foreign investment in Ireland. The site includes information about the advantages available to businesses in Ireland, as well as sections on the major business sectors in Ireland.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 11, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Ireland

India Brand Equity Foundation

The India Brand Equity Foundation (IBEF) is a Trust established in order to promote and create international awareness of the Indian-made products in markets overseas and to facilitate the dissemination of knowledge of Indian products and services. The site contains what investors need to know when importing to or exporting from India. A brief overview of the country, publications created by the foundation, and information about specific products and industries are included on the site.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 5, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , India

Indonesia: Investment Coordinating Board of the Republic of Indonesia (BKPM)

The Investment Coordinating Board of the Republic of Indonesia (BKPM) is the main investment promotion agency for Indonesia, working to create a suitable climate to attract domestic and foreign direct investment. The site includes investment opportunities and reasons to invest in Indonesia, an investment guide, one-stop services, news, and events.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 10, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Indonesia

Invest in Georgia

Invest in Georgia is an agency that promotes international investment in Georgia. Its website has information about the country, the legal framework for trade and business, key economic sectors, services, news, and media.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 31, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Georgia

Invest in Guatemala

Invest in Guatemala strives to promote investment in the various industry sectors of Guatemala. The site offers resources for a variety of industries including food, energy, tourism, textiles, mining, forestry, and more.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 4, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Guatemala

Invest in Spain

The Invest in Spain web portal provides a variety of resources and information designed to increase foreign investment in Spain. This organization promotes the adequate investment climate in Spain by identifying the potential needs of investors and suggesting the appropriate measures to meet these needs. Information on starting a business in Spain, economic reports, publications, and industry sector information are some of the many aspects of this site.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 16, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Spain

Invest in Sri Lanka

Invest in Sri Lanka provides information on a variety of sectors so investors can make informed decisions. Within these sectors information exists about who to contact, any sub sectors that exist, and incentives for investing. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 21, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Sri Lanka

Invest Macedonia

Invest Macedonia is the government institution that works in bringing in foreign investments into the country as well as promoting Macedonian companies in foreign markets. The site includes information on investing in and exporting from Macedonia, as wells as news and events. A free registration is required to access some of the features on the website.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 18, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Macedonia , Export Promotion Agency

Invest Saint Lucia

Invest Saint Lucia is Saint Lucia's official Investment Promotion Agency and provides information on why to invest in Saint Lucia and a breakdown of key sectors and their respective incentives and opportunities. The site also includes information regarding taxation, immigration, customs, infrastructure, development permits, lifestyle, and more.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 28, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Saint Lucia

Invest Ukraine

Invest Ukraine is a state agency for investments and national projects of Ukraine. The site creates a simplified system for investors, the Ukrainian Government, and local authorities to have a one-stop-shop experience. The site also provides a variety of other resources regarding Ukraine.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 15, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Ukraine

Investment Fiji

Investment Fiji provides investor information such as opportunities, news, industry profiles, business information, and reasons to invest. It also includes exporting information such as trade agreements, finance schemes, exporting strategies, and opportunities to export. Events and projects are explained, and relevant links are offered for further information.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 31, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Fiji , Export Promotion Agency

Iraq: National Investment Commission (NIC)

The National Investment Commission (NIC) facilitates investment in the Republic of Iraq. The NIC provides investors with logistics support, business process support, and trade contacts. An investment opportunities database allows users to search for opportunities by province or sector. The site also provides information on why Iraq is an attractive business destination as well as background information about policies and laws, the commission's current projects, and a useful investor's guide.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 11, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Iraq

Israel Investment Promotion Agency

Invest in Israel is a government web-portal that provides investors interested in doing business in Israel with the information they need. Information on areas such as business climate, incentives and benefits, information for investors, business sectors, success stories, and more allow users to have an ample amount of information in order to do business in Israel. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: May 29, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Israel

Italy: Invest in Torino Piemonte

Invest in Torino Piemonte is an Italian regional service agency devoted to aiding foreign and domestic industries interested in doing business in Piemonte, in the north of Italy. They offer complete assistance to companies desiring to locate in Piemonte as well. The site provides services such as helping with the maintenance and development of interested companies, and giving comprehensive information about all aspects of Piemonte.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 14, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Italy

Jamaica Promotion Corporation (JAMPRO)

Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) is Jamaica's trade and investment agency. JAMPRO offers pertinent information regarding how to invest and trade in Jamaica as well as a country profile detailing basic information. The media portion of the site contains publications, press releases, and videos about current events within the agency.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 10, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Jamaica , Export Promotion Agency

Japan: External Trade Organization

Japan's External Trade Organization provides information on doing business in Japan, such as a cost simulation model to help estimate start-up costs of establishing a new operation in Japan, an overview of Japan's regional transportation infrastructure, and information regarding regulations on establishing new enterprises.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 12, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Japan

Kazakhstan: National Export and Investment Agency

The National Export and Investment Agency (KAZNEX INVEST) aims to promote Kazakhstan's non-oil exports and foreign direct investment. This site offers many analysis papers about exports and investments in Kazakhstan. It also contains news stories and video interviews.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 10, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Kazakhstan , Export Promotion Agency

Kenya: Kenya Investment Authority

The Kenya Investment Authority strives to promote and facilitate investment in Kenya. This site provides information on investment opportunities, doing business, and living in Kenya.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 12, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Kenya

Kosovo Investment and Enterprise Support Agency (KIESA)

The Kosovo Investment and Enterprise Support Agency (KIESA) is the primary government institution for attracting foreign investment to Kosovo. KIESA provides a wide range of support programs to help international businesses, publications on Kosovo, economic reports on the country's economy, and investment opportunity information.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 12, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Kosovo

Kuwait Direct Investment Promotion Authority

The Kuwait Investment Promotion Authority (KDIPA) was established in 2013 to promote investment within Kuwait. The KDIPA produces data and statistics about the economy in Kuwait as well as services for those outside of the country looking to invest in Kuwait. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: May 20, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Kuwait

Latvia: Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA)

The Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) aims to facilitate foreign investment and increase the competitiveness of Latvian entrepreneurs in both domestic and foreign markets. The site provides information about investing in Latvia such as investment opportunities, services and contacts, and key industries. The trade portion of the website contains a Latvian export and import directory, foreign trade statistics, industry profiles, and other pertinent facts about the business climate in Latvia.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 17, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Latvia

Lebanon: Investment Development Authority of Lebanon (IDAL)

The Investment Development Authority of Lebanon (IDAL) is Lebanon's official investment and export promotion agency, working to attract investment to the country as well as to assist in the marketing of Lebanese products. The website includes general information on the country, doing business, economic sectors, an information center with news and publications, and information on investment and export promotion.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 18, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Lebanon , Export Promotion Agency

Lesotho: National Development Corporation

The Lesotho National Development Corporation serves the purpose of putting into action the policies of industrial development in Lesotho. The website discusses incentives, investment opportunities, investment services, projects, and gives general information about investment and Lesotho in general.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 18, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Lesotho

Libya: Privatization and Investment Board (PIB)

Libya's Privatization and Investment Board (PIB) works to set up investment projects in different sectors of the country and attract foreign nations to the prospect of investing in Libya. The site includes information on available investment areas, how to invest in Libya, statistics, and legislation.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 17, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Libya

Luxembourg for Business

Provided by Luxembourg for Business, Invest in Luxembourg relies on the strengths of both public and private partners and operates as a trade promotion agency to foster Luxembourg's outbound activities. Export promotion services are also provided for companies wishing to export from Luxembourg to other countries.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 17, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Luxembourg , Export Promotion Agency

Macau Trade and Investment Promotion Institute

Macau Trade and Investment Promotion Institute aims to introduce potential investors to the local investment environment and opportunities in Macau. It provides trade, economic, statistical, general information, market analysis and updated events to assist investors doing business in Macau.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 25, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Macau

Madagascar: Economic Development Board of Madagascar

The Economic Development Board of Madagascar provides general information about doing business in Madagascar. The site includes statistics on Madagascar's economy, potential business opportunities, the process of starting a new business, and the laws of investment. It aims to strengthen the competitiveness of Madagascar as an investment market.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 17, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Madagascar

Malawi Investment and Trade Centre (MITC)

Malawi Investment and Trade Centre (MITC) is an organization which promotes production and marketing of Malawi's goods and services. The site offers information about Malawi, an export and investment guide, and different opportunities to export to and invest in Malawi.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 17, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Malawi , Export Promotion Agency

Malaysia: Malaysian Industrial Development Authority (MIDA)

The Malaysian Industrial Development Authority website provides reasons for investment in Malaysia, as well as information ranging from taxation policies to intellectual property protection.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: May 1, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Malaysia

Maldives: Foreign Investment Services

Along with having general background information on the Maldives, this site features useful information regarding the Maldives as an investment destination. While providing background on different areas of investment in the Maldives, the site also offers guidance on the process of registering a foreign investment. Invest Maldives also can help with issuing licenses for foreign investors to conduct business in the Maldives.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 18, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Maldives

Mali: The Investment Promotion Agency of Mali (API-MALI)

The Investment Promotion Agency of Mali (API-MALI) provides investors with information for each activity sector as legally required to start a business in Mali. The One-Stop-Shop offers an entry for all procedures for starting a business, assistance to investors, and granting of licenses under the Investment Code of Mali. API-MALI also provides assistance to investors by scheduling and organizing meetings, events and partnerships. The website also contains general information about Mali and its economy, history, culture, investment incentives, and more.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 17, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Mali

Malta Enterprise (ME)

Malta Enterprise (ME) includes extensive information on doing business in Malta, including incentives for investors, financial and banking information, maritime and freeport facilities, and more. Other sections of the site include a business directory of exporters, industry reports, company profiles, calendar of events, and a newsletter.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 17, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Malta

Mauritius: Board of Investment (BOI)

The Board of Investment (BOI), as the nation's investment promotion agency, has been mandated to promote and facilitate investment within Mauritius. BOI assists investors in the growth and diversification of their business through investment. The website provides information to investors about the business landscape in Mauritius and has numerous investment opportunities categorized by industry. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: May 1, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Mauritius

Mexico: ProMexico-Investment Promotion Agency

ProMexico is the Mexican Government Institution in charge of strengthening Mexico's participation in the international economy. This site provides detailed Mexican company information, export activity of companies, and coordinates actions to attract foreign direct investment to national territory. It also provides investment opportunities and information for foreign visitors.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 27, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Mexico

Ministry of Economic Affairs and Development

The website for the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Development of Mauritania is managed by the Directorate General for the Promotion of Private Sector. An overview of Mauritania and its investment opportunities is provided by the site to promote investment in the country. Although the website is also available in English and Arabic, most information is only available in French. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: May 1, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Mauritania

Ministry of Planning and Investment

The Ministry of Planning and Investment, which serves as Vietnam's investment promotion agency, has many useful tools on its site for those looking to invest in Vietnam. There are sections on regional investment, general information on the country's economy, and other helpful documents for people looking into the country.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 7, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Vietnam

Moldova: Moldovan Investment and Export Promotion Organization (MIEPO)

The Moldovan Investment and Export Promotion Organization (MIEPO) directly reports to the Ministry of Economy and Trade of the Republic of Moldova. Its primary objective is to enhance social and economic development through investment and export promotion activities. The site provides an overview of Moldova, investment opportunities, an export database, and trade agreements.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: May 5, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Moldova , Export Promotion Agency

Monaco: Invest in Monaco

Invest in Monaco is part of the comprehensive Monte Carlo Online portal which offers general information on Monaco. The site has information on the tax system, legislation, and banks. A business directory is also featured.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 17, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Monaco

Mongolia: Invest Mongolia Agency

This resource is maintained by the Ministry of Economic Development and is intended to promote investments in Mongolia. It offers information regarding what makes Mongolia an attractive country to do business in, and provides publications with insights into the Mongolian business environment. A guide on how to start up a company in Mongolia and key economic statistics are also provided on the site.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 17, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Mongolia

Morocco: Moroccan Investment Development Agency (MIDA)

The Moroccan Investment and Development Agency (MIDA) is a financially autonomous public institution, in the form of a legal entity. MIDA is the national body in charge of the development and promotion of investment in Morocco. The resource's services include informing potential investors about the regulatory framework and investment opportunities in Morocco and assisting them in their quest for investment.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 21, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Morocco

National Investment Site of the Republic of Belarus

This section of the official Belarus government website promotes foreign investment in the country. The site provides information on the investment climate, economic and business background, and key sectors of Belarus.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: January 28, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Belarus

Nepal: Office of the Investment Board

The Investment Board of Nepal serves as the country's investment promotion agency. The site includes helpful information on the benefits of investing in Nepal, such as location, low costs, and abundant natural resources. The site also has sections on major economic sectors in Nepal and useful facts and figures.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 25, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Nepal

Netherlands: The Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency (NFIA)

As a government agency, the Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency (NFIA) provides information and practical assistance to international investors who wants to enter the Netherlands' market. The NFIA introduces corporate investors to a variety of Dutch networks and service suppliers in business, to government authorities at national and regional levels, to academic and private sector consultants, and to others, of relevance to the investment process. The services are provide free of charge.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 23, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Netherlands

New Zealand Trade and Enterprise

New Zealand Trade and Enterprise is a government agency that facilitates trade and international investments between New Zealand and the rest of the economies of the world. The site includes information on getting ready to export, developing knowledge & expertise, accessing networks, exploring markets, and obtaining funding assistance. A newsletter is available with a free subscription.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 17, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , New Zealand , Export Promotion Agency

Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission

The Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission is a government agency designed to promote investments in Nigeria. The site provides investment opportunities and incentives, guides to doing business, corporate activities, events and statistics.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 2, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Nigeria

Oman: The Public Authority for Investment Promotion and Export Development

The Public Authority for Investment Promotion and Export Development works to promote international investment in Oman as well as develop exports in order to create profit for the country. The site contains investment opportunities, information about exporters, information about the country, a gallery, and an E-newsletter.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 2, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Oman , Export Promotion Agency

Organization for Investment Economic and Technical Assistance of Iran

The Organization for Investment Economic and Technical Assistance of Iran (OIETAI) is responsible for promoting, financing, and regulating foreign investment in Iran. The website offers information on key projects, different sectors in Iran, and an investment guide.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: May 29, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Iran

Pakistan: Board of Investment

The Pakistan Board of Investment assists companies and individuals interested in investing in the country. The government site provides background information on Pakistan, reasons for investing, overviews of industries, services available, news, and important links. A useful tool called Benchmark Pakistan allows users to visually analyze Pakistan's competitiveness in comparison to other countries according to a variety of different criteria.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 1, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Pakistan

Papua New Guinea: Investment Promotion Authority

The Investment Promotion Authority implements policies and programs aimed at increasing total annual investments, greater increases in non-mining sector investments and increasing the level of investments financed by the domestic sector. The IPA is a statutory organization established in 1992 by an Act of Parliament to promote and facilitate investment in Papua New Guinea.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: June 11, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Papua New Guinea , Export Promotion Agency

Paraguay: Red de Inversiones y Exportaciones

Red de Inversiones y Exportaciones is Paraguay's export and investment promotion agency. The ministry is tasked with internationalizing the country's economy by attracting investment from other nations and promoting exports. The agency seeks to work with foreign and domestic clients in attracting business for Paraguay. Only available in Spanish. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: June 11, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Paraguay , Export Promotion Agency

Peru: Private Investment Promotion Agency

The Private Investment Promotion Agency, also known as la Agencia de Promoción de la Inversión Privada - Perú, is a government institution that aims to promote investment in order to boost Peru's competitiveness and sustained development. It provides an insightful introduction about Peru, the latest news, investment opportunities, and an overview of the economic environment.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 3, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Peru

Philippines: Board of Investment (BOI)

The Philippine Board of Investments (BOI), an attached agency of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), is the government agency responsible for the promotion of investments in the Philippines. BOI is tasked with assisting Filipino and foreign investors to venture and prosper economically. The site provides information on doing business in the Philippines through guides for investors as well as providing basic economic facts about the Philippines.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 1, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Philippines

Poland: Polish Information and Foreign Investment Agency (PAIiIZ)

The Polish Information and Foreign Investment Agency (PAIiIZ) provides information about what makes Poland a great place for business. Besides the general information on Poland, PAIiIZ offers reports on a series of topics on exporting to Poland and demographic and economic statistics. There is also a section on legal publications in several languages.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 4, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Poland

Rwanda Development Board (RDB)

The Rwanda Development Board (RDB) offers a wide variety of information with the goal of facilitating the Rwandan economy and creating a global center for business, investment, and innovation. This resource offers information on Rwanda regarding investment opportunities, information communication technology, asset and business management, trade and manufacturing, human capital and institutional development, agriculture, and services development.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 1, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Rwanda

Saint Kitts and Nevis: Investment Promotion Agency (SKIPA)

The Saint Kitts Investment Promotion Agency (SKIPA) aims to provide helpful information on why investors should invest in Saint Kitts. The site contains various information on investment opportunities, financial services, investing in St. Kitts, priority sectors, conducting business, and information on gaining citizenship by investment.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 4, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines: Invest SVG

Invest SVG contains an abundance of information for those looking to invest in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.  Specifically, the site includes information on the country's investment sectors, a guide to investing, import and export procedures, and recent news updates. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 1, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia General Investment Authority (SAGIA)

The Saudi Arabia General Investment Authority (SAGIA) aims to attract quality investment to Saudi Arabia and support new businesses. This website provides information such as an introduction to key industries, investing instructions, and the advantages and disadvantages of doing businesses in Saudi Arabia. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 1, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Saudi Arabia

SelectUSA

SelectUSA seeks to highlight the many advantages the United States offers as a location for business and it allows access to federal-level programs and services all related to business investment. These programs consist of grants, loans, and tax incentives.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: May 1, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , United States

Senegal: Invest in Senegal

Invest in Senegal provides general information regarding business sectors in Senegal such as tourism, agriculture, IT, and healthcare. The site contains instructions for investors conducting business in Senegal. News and various other documents are also available .

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 1, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Senegal

Serbia Investment and Export Promotion Agency (SIEPA)

The Serbia Investment and Export Promotion Agency (SIEPA) supports foreign companies seeking to set up or expand in Serbia and also Serbian companies doing business worldwide. The site provides information such as the advantages of investing in Serbia, investing instructions, key industries introductions, and trade regulations.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 2, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Serbia , Export Promotion Agency

Seychelles Investment Board

The Seychelles Investment Board was established to aid domestic and foreign investors. This site includes event information, news articles, and an investment guide while also having information on various industry sectors in Seychelles.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 3, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Seychelles

Sierra Leone Investment and Export Promotion Agency

The Sierra Leone Investment and Export Promotion Agency stimulates domestic and foreign investment by the leveraging of public and private sector resources. The site contains information on exports, investment opportunities, and market facts. It also provides a guide for starting a business in Sierra Leone.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 2, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Sierra Leone , Export Promotion Agency

Singapore Economic Development Board

The Singapore Economic Development Board provides resources for those interested in conducting business in Singapore. Industry information specific to Singapore is provided alongside case studies and resources for interested investors of Singapore.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 3, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Singapore

Slovak Investment and Trade Development Agency (SARIO)

The Slovak Investment and Trade Development Agency (SARIO) is a government-funded organization that works to increase the amount of foreign investment in Slovakia. The site includes information on investing, trading, and events occurring in Slovakia.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 4, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Slovakia , Export Promotion Agency

Slovenia: Invest Slovenia

Invest Slovenia provides information regarding industries, the business environment, and investment opportunities in Slovenia. There is a news section along with information to persuade interested users to invest in Slovenia.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 4, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Slovenia

South Africa: Department of Trade and Industry (dti)

The South African Department of Trade and Industry (dti) works to make South Africa a more industrial and globally competitive economy by encouraging exports, international trade and investment, and industrial development. The website includes news, statistics, publications, a forum, and databases.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 9, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , South Africa , Export Promotion Agency

South Korea: Invest Korea

This the official website of the investment promotion agency in South Korea. The site contains information such as business facts of South Korea, industry introductions, and guidelines for doing business. It also includes current business news.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 16, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , South Korea

Sudan: Ministry of Investment

The Ministry of Investment in Sudan is accountable for formulating strategies, policies, goals, and programs aimed at developing local and foreign investments in Sudan. The site provides information on topics such as commercial laws, free trade, and investment regulations. Also included is a project directory that describes projects currently occurring in various industries.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 5, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Sudan

Swaziland Investment Promotion Authority (SIPA)

The Swaziland Investment Promotion Authority (SIPA) works to attract investment in Swaziland by offering statistics as well as laws and regulations for the country. SIPA also links investors to avenues for investing within Swaziland. The site also contains content such as a business set-up guide, laws and regulations, and an analysis of key business sectors.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 23, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Swaziland

Switzerland: Swiss Import and Export Promotion Agency (SME)

The Swiss Import and Export Promotion Agency informs, advises, and guides small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) from Switzerland and Liechtenstein in their international business ventures. It links companies, experts, and private and public organizations around the world, thus facilitating efficient promotion of foreign trade. Apart from export promotion, it has also been responsible for promoting Switzerland as a business location abroad since the beginning of 2008, as well as for promoting imports from selected developing and transition countries.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: May 2, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Switzerland , Export Promotion Agency

Taiwan: Invest in Taiwan

The Department of Investment Services is a staff unit of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and they are tasked with promoting foreign and domestic investment in Taiwan. The website offers services for doing business in Taiwan including investment application and guidelines, incentives, tax information, and industry profiles among other helpful resources.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 14, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Taiwan

Tanzania Investment Center

The Tanzania Investment Center was established to act on behalf of the government to coordinate, encourage, promote, and facilitate investment in Tanzania, as well as to advise the government on investment policy and related matters.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 14, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Tanzania

Trinidad and Tobago: Investment Promotion

invesTT Trinidad & Tobago provides information and resources to help businesses navigate the business world in Trinidad and Tobago. The website offers key sector information, real estate surveys, market and investment opportunity identification, a detailed country profile, and more useful resources.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 14, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Trinidad and Tobago

Tunisia: Foreign Investment Promotion Agency

The Tunisian Foreign Investment Promotion Agency (FIPA) is responsible for helping to promote foreign investment within Tunisia. In order to aid this process, the site provides sector profiles as well as many other resources about the Tunisian business environment.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 8, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Tunisia

Turkey : Invest in Turkey

A comprehensive compilation of information for investors interested in Turkey, Invest in Turkey provides general information about the investment environment in Turkey, investment opportunities, legislative framework, and living in Turkey.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 4, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Turkey

Uganda Investment Authority

The Uganda Investment Authority is a semi-autonomous government agency that drives national economic growth and development. The site offers information on why to invest in Uganda, a list of key sectors, and a set of different tools for investors.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 15, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Uganda

UK Trade & Investment (UKTI): Invest in the UK

The Invest in the UK page of the UK Trade & Investment website provides information on why investors should choose to invest in the UK, as well as information on key UK sectors.
 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 16, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , United Kingdom

Uruguay: Investment and Export Promotion Agency (Uruguay XXI)

Uruguay XXI, known as the Investment and Export Promotion Agency, works to internationalize the country's economy by attracting investment from other nations and promoting exports. The agency seeks to work with foreign and domestic clients in attracting business for Uruguay.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: July 21, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Uruguay , Export Promotion Agency

Uzbekistan: UZINFOINVEST

UZINFOINVEST, the Information Support & Foreign Investments Promotion Agency, provides information and support to foreign investors in Uzbekistan. The site contains general information on Uzbekistan, investment guides, and investment opportunity analysis.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 22, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Uzbekistan

Vanuatu: Investment Promotion Authority

The Vanuatu Investment Promotion Authority aims to facilitate, promote, and foster foreign investment in Vanuatu and to generate greater economic prosperity for the people of Vanuatu. The site provides useful information on doing business in Vanuatu and an introduction to different business sectors in Vanuatu.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 15, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Vanuatu

Venezuela: National Council for Investment Promotion

The National Council of Investment Promotion includes a wealth of information regarding business opportunities in a variety of sectors of Venezuela. The site also provides information on business consulting and investing in Venezuela. Users can also subscribe to the e-magazine.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 7, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Venezuela

Yemen: General Investment Authority

The Yemen General Investment Authority aims to facilitate ongoing investment across Yemen through partnership with the private sector and other stakeholders. The site provides news, links to Yemen laws, investment information and helpful links.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 7, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Yemen

Zambia: Development Agency

The Zambian Development Agency is responsible for fostering economic growth and development in Zambia through promoting trade and investment and has the challenge to develop an internationally competitive Zambian economy through innovations that promotes high skills, productive investment, and increased trade. Its site includes a basic country profile of Zambia, reasons for investing in the country, investment opportunities, exporter information, local business information, and a downloads section. The downloads portion of the website includes publications which may be downloaded for free in PDF format. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 7, 2014

Tags: Country Specific , Zambia , Export Promotion Agency

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