Investment Promotion Agency

Afghanistan Investment Support Agency (AISA)

The Afghanistan Investment Support Agency (AISA) aims to promote business growth, foreign investment, and cross-border partnerships through proper regulations and policies. This site contains a list of laws and procedures, current industrial parks, and information about investment opportunities in Afghanistan. Some site content only available in Persian. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 14, 2016

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

Algeria: The National Agency of Investment Development (ANDI)

The National Agency of Investment Development (ANDI) of Algeria is responsible for 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 sectors within Algeria.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 10, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Algeria

Andorra Development and Investment (ADI)

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 general business information on the country and its economy.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 10, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Andorra

Antigua and Barbuda Investment Authority (ABIA)

The Antigua and Barbuda Investment Agency (ABIA) is the investment promotion agency for both domestic and foreign investors. The site provides information about various progams, initiatives, and investment opportunities. In addition, the site provides information about starting a business,  background information about Antigua and Barbuda, and a resource library.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 21, 2016

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

Argentina: Invest in Argentina

Invest in Argentina is a government sponsored department that serves as Argentina's official investment promotion agency. The website provides information on investment opportunities, geographical locations, investment guides, and economic sector profiles. News and events in Argentina are also available on the site.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 25, 2016

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: October 17, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Armenia , Export Promotion Agency

Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade)

The Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade) was created by the Australian government to help businesses sell their products, such as perishable goods, manufactured items, and professional services, overseas. The site provides a directory of Australian exporting firms, trade statistics, an event calendar, industry reports, and information on investing in Australia.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 14, 2016

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

Austrian Business Agency (ABA)

The Austrian Business Agency (ABA) offers free services to international investors willing to do 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 10, 2016

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 the economy and stimulating expansion of the country's exports of non-oil goods to the overseas markets. The site offers information, news, and resources on investing, exporting, and doing business in Azerbaijan.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 12, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Azerbaijan , Export Promotion Agency

Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB)

The Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) is a public agency designed to attract direct 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: October 13, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Bahrain

Bangladesh: Board of Investment (BOI)

The Bangladesh Board of Investment (BOI) 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: October 13, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Bangladesh

Belarus Investment Guide

The Belarus Investment Guide, which is a 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: October 12, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Belarus

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 the Belgian business environment, taxation, and the procedures for starting a business, as well as links to other helpful websites.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 17, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Belgium

Belize Trade & Investment Development Service (Beltraide)

This Belize Trade & Investment Development Service (Beltraide) website contains relevant information on the requirements for investing 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 17, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Belize

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 country. The site provides general information on Bosnia and Herzegovina, its primary economic sectors, and investment opportunities. Information for investors, news, and publications are also available on the site.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 20, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Bosnia and Herzegovina

Botswana Investment and Trade Center (BITC)

The Botswana Investment and Trade Centre (BITC) is an organization dedicated to promoting trade and economic development in the country. The BITC website provides a multitude of resources including guides for importing and exporting, business sector profiles, and a resource library which contains recent news, upcoming events, and downloadable documents.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 20, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Botswana , Export Promotion Agency

Brazil: Invest & Export Brazil

Invest & Export Brazil offers information for potential investors in Brazil. The site also provides important addresses, information on company formation, and a listing of trade fairs.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 14, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Brazil , Export Promotion Agency

Bulgaria: InvestBulgaria Agency

InvestBulgaria Agency helps investors explore opportunities in Bulgaria. The site provides brief country economic information like foreign investment statistics as well as news headlines. In addition to publications, this site also provides success stories of companies that have invested in Bulgaria. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 13, 2016

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. This website is only available in French.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 19, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Burundi

Cambodia: Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC)

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 Economic 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. Some sections are only available in Japanese and Khmer.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 19, 2016

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 28, 2016

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, investment in the country, and its various sectors. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 13, 2016

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. The site provides guides, laws, and how-to pamphlets for investing in the Cayman Islands. In addition, a section about starting and running a business in various industries is provided.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 13, 2016

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

Chile: Foreign Investment Committee (CIEChile)

The Chilean Foreign Investment Committee (CIEChile) is a government agency that promotes the investment of foreign capital in Chile. The website contains business and trade information, as well as statistics on the Chilean economy. It also has an investment guide, various publications, laws, and a list of international agreements for the country.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 26, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Chile

Colombia: PROCOLOMBIA

PROCOLOMBIA 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 25, 2016

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: April 11, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Comoros

Cote d'Ivoire: Center for Investment Promotion

The Center for Investment Promotion 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 on market analysis as well as guides to start businesses.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 24, 2016

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 investment sectors, investments opportunities, facts and data on Cyprus, and procedures and assistance for establishing a business in Cyprus.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 26, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Cyprus

CzechInvest

CzechInvest is the Investment and Business Development Agency in the Czech Republic. The site provides information for both Czech and foreign investors in several target sectors such as aerospace, the automotive industry, life sciences, engineering, and energy. In addition, the site provides information about the Czech Republic, such as the various regions, and information about different programs that provide financial support for investments.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 26, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Czech Republic

Democratic Republic of Congo: National Agency for the Promotion of Investments (ANAPI)

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 25, 2016

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, and information on infrastructure and taxation. There is also a newsletter that provides updates on the business environment and laws.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 25, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Denmark

Djibouti: National Investment Promotion Agency (NIPA)

The National Investment Promotion Agency (NIPA) of Djibouti encourages the promotion of investment in Djibouti through a policy of flexibility in investment operations and a modern regulatory framework. 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 by clicking on the download tab.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 31, 2016

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: November 1, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Dominica

Dominican Republic Export and Investment Center (CEI-RD)

The Dominican Republic Export and Investment Center (CEI-RD) aims to promote Dominican exports and investments in order to make the country more competitive in regards to global trading. The CEI-RD website contains general information about the ministry itself, its services, and recent news. Other links to external Dominican resources such as ministries and institutes are available at the bottom of the website. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 25, 2016

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 assistance to investors wanting to do business in Egypt. This site offers information regarding investment laws, areas available for privatization, projects available for investment, and the process of starting projects in free zones.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 31, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Egypt

El Salvador: Export and Investment Promotion Agency

The Export and Investment Promotion Agency of El Salvador, also know as Organismo Promotor de Exportaciones e Inversiones de El Salvador, is responsible for implementing government regulations on exporting and encouraging exports. Features on the site include advice for exporters, support programs, foreign trade statistics, and international buyer services. There are also introductions to the country's main export sectors.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 7, 2016

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 information on the country's investment environment. The website provides information about different industry sectors, the legal framework of El Salvador, and the economic climate of the country.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 7, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , El Salvador

Estonian Investment Agency

The Estonian Investment Agency provides information on business opportunities in Estonia. It also offers an investment guide, numerous marketing materials, as well as pertinent news updates. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 1, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Estonia

Fiji: 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: April 15, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Fiji , Export Promotion Agency

Finland: Invest in Finland

Invest in Finland is the official investment promotion agency for Finland. Basic facts about Finland are provided to give a basic background knowledge of the country. Each prominent industry in Finland has its own page covering recent trends and news in the industry. Additionally, the site offers services which are listed for those interested in investing in Finland.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 31, 2016

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 31, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , France

Gabon: Investment and Export Promotion Agency (APIEX)

The Investment and Export Promotion Agency (APIEX) is tasked with promoting investment and trade for Gabon. 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 17, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Gabon

Georgia: 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 17, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Georgia

Germany: Foreign Trade and Investment Promotion Scheme (AGA-Portal)

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. Recent news on these topics is also provided on the homepage of the AGA-Portal website. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 17, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Germany , Export Promotion Agency

Ghana Investment Promotion Center (GIPC)

Ghana Investment Promotion Center (GIPC) was created with the goal of attracting foreign investment to Ghana. The site provides information about starting a business in Ghana, reasons to invest, and sectors in the country. Site also allows users to search for investment opportunities by sector and market.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 21, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Ghana

Greece: Enterprise Greece Invest & Trade

Enterprise Greece: Invest & Trade is designed to promote and support investment opportunities and to engage the global business community with Greece. The site provides information about various sectors for investment, such as tourism, energy, food and agriculture, and life sciences. In addition, the site provides an interactive map of Greece by region which contains information about the infrastructure and various facts and statistics about each region.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 17, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Greece

Grenada Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC)

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 in or setting up a business in the country, as well as publications available for download.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 17, 2016

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: October 20, 2016

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: October 17, 2016

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 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: April 22, 2016

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: October 17, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Hong Kong

Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency (HIPA)

The Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency (HIPA) was established to help foreign companies intending to invest in Hungary. The website contains information on exporting, industries in Hungary, investment projects, publications, and news.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 9, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Hungary , Export Promotion Agency

India Brand Equity Foundation (IBEF)

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: October 17, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , India

Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM)

The Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board (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 information on investment procedures, investment opportunities, e-services, and press releases.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 26, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Indonesia

Invest in Israel

Invest in Israel is a government web-portal that provides interested investors with information regarding doing business in Israel. Information is offered on areas such as business climate, incentives and benefits, facts and figures, investor information, business sectors, and previous success stories.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 14, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Israel

Iran: 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: October 28, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Iran

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: October 18, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Iraq

Ireland: IDA Ireland

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: October 18, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Ireland

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 northern Italy. They offer complete assistance to companies desiring to locate in Piemonte as well. The site provides services such as helping with maintenance and development of interested companies, and giving comprehensive information about all aspects of Piemonte.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 24, 2016

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: October 14, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Jamaica , Export Promotion Agency

Japan: External Trade Organization (JETRO)

Japan's External Trade Organization (JETRO) 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 4, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Japan

Jordan Investment Commission (JIC)

The Jordan Investment Commission (JIC) is a governmental organization in support of strengthening incentives for potential investors, reducing governmental bureaucracy, and providing a one-stop service via an "investment window" in Jordan. JIC provides a single point of reference for all investors looking to explore opportunities in Jordan. Their website provides information about market access, government, demographics, and investment information.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 1, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Jordan

Kazakhstan: Invest in Kazakhstan

Invest in Kazakhstan is a site run by the Ministry of Investments and Development to promote investment and export development in Kazakhstan. The website includes information on relevant legislation, guides for doing business in the country, and pages on priority sectors for the ministry.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 1, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Kazakhstan , Export Promotion Agency

Kenya Investment Authority (KenInvest)

The Kenya Investment Authority (KenInvest) strives to promote and facilitate domestic and foreign investment in Kenya. The site provides in depth information about doing business in Kenya such as information about business and living environment, buying and renting property, and paying taxes. The site also provides information about opportunities for investment in various sectors, information about the counties in Kenya, resources, and investor tools.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 31, 2016

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 4, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Kosovo

Kuwait Direct Investment Promotion Authority (KDIPA)

The Kuwait Investment Promotion Authority (KDIPA) is a specialized public authority that is responsible for promoting direct investment in Kuwait through developing, promoting, advocating, and regulating. The site provides general information about Kuwait, available services in Kuwait, the Kuwaiti economy, and relevant legal economic laws. In addition, the site provides information about investment opportunities, data, and statistics.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 1, 2016

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: May 2, 2016

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 2, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Lebanon , Export Promotion Agency

Lesotho: National Development Corporation (LNDC)

The Lesotho National Development Corporation (LNDC) 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 3, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Lesotho

Lithuania: Lithuanian Investment Promotion Agency

The Lithuanian Investment Promotion Agency is a local government agency for foreign businesses interested in investing in or sourcing products from Lithuania. The agency's site, Invest Lithuania, provides comprehensive information about investment opportunities, conditions, and procedures. It also offers information on Lithuania's labor force, tax incentives, and financing options.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 1, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Lithuania

Luxembourg for Business

Luxembourg for Business relies on the strengths of both public and private partners and operates as a trade promotion agency to foster Luxembourg's outbound activities. The site provides general information about Luxembourg's economic environment, a guide to starting a business, and a company directory organized by different sectors.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 2, 2016

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. The site includes trade, economic, and statistical information. It also provides market analysis.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 7, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Macau

Macedonia: Invest Macedonia

Invest Macedonia is the government institution that brings foreign investments into the country as well as promoting Macedonian companies in foreign markets. The site provides information about the investment environment and opportunities in Macedonia, industries and markets, and export services. In addition, the site provides relevant news, brochures, reports, newsletters, and publications.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 21, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Macedonia , Export Promotion Agency

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 4, 2016

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 general information about Malawi, an export and investment guide, investment legislation, and an exporter directory.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 4, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Malawi , Export Promotion Agency

Malaysian Industrial Development Authority (MIDA)

The Malaysian Industrial Development Authority (MIDA) assists companies which intend to invest in Malaysian businesses. The MIDA site contains information for those wishing to invest in the country, including incentives, key industries, and facts and figures. The site also contains e-services and resources.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 7, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Malaysia

Maldives: Invest Maldives

Invest Maldives is the government agency tasked with promoting, regulating, and licensing foreign investments in the Maldives. Along with having general background information on the Maldives, this site features useful information regarding the Maldives as an investment destination. The site provides information regarding the investment laws and regulations, economic statistics, and strategies for conducting business and investing in the Maldives.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 18, 2016

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 on how to do business in Mali. The website also contains general information about Mali and its economy, history, culture, and investment incentives. Only available in French.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 3, 2016

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, and maritime and freeport facilities. Other sections of the site include a business directory of exporters, industry reports, company profiles, a calendar of events, and a newsletter.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 8, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Malta

Mauritania: 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. An overview of promising sectors in the country is also available. Although the website is also available in English and Arabic, most information is only available in French. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 14, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Mauritania

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: November 8, 2016

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 28, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Mexico

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: November 8, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Moldova , Export Promotion Agency

Monaco: Invest in Monaco

Invest in Monaco provides information about investing in Monaco and is a part of the comprehensive Monte Carlo Online portal. The site provides business related information on Monaco's tax system and legislation.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 16, 2016

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 1, 2016

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 17, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Morocco

Nepal: Office of the Investment Board

The Office of the Investment Board serves as Nepal'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 9, 2016

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 want 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, and to academic and private sector consultants.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 7, 2016

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 and expertise, accessing networks, exploring markets, and obtaining funding assistance. A newsletter is available with a free subscription.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 11, 2016

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 information about investment legislation and incentives, sector information, corporate activities, and relevant news and events.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 8, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Nigeria

Oman: The Public Authority for Investment Promotion and Export Development (Ithraa)

The Public Authority for Investment Promotion and Export Development (Ithraa) works to promote international investment in Oman as well as develop exports in order to create profit for the country. The site contains information about investing in Oman, information about exports, and methods to contact Ithraa.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 11, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Oman , Export Promotion Agency

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: November 8, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Pakistan

Papua New Guinea: Investment Promotion Authority

The Investment Promotion Authority implements policies and programs aimed at increasing total annual investments, especially greater increases in non-mining sector investments and increasing the level of investments financed by the domestic sector. The site contains both a country and economic profile of Papua New Guinea as well as other pertinent investing information. Also provided by the site are profiles of each of the prominent economic sectors in the country.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 18, 2016

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

Peru: Private Investment Promotion Agency

The Private Investment Promotion Agency is a government institution that promotes investment in order to boost Peru's competitiveness and sustainable development. The site provides an insightful introduction of Peru, the latest news, investment opportunities, and an overview of the economic environment. Although an English version is available, a majority of the content on the site is only available in Spanish. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 14, 2016

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, is the government agency responsible for the promotion of investments in the Philippines. The 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 investor guides, basic economic facts and figures, business regulations in the country, recent news, and downloadable forms for businesses. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 7, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Philippines

Polish Information and Foreign Investment Agency (PAIiIZ)

The Polish Information and Foreign Investment Agency (PAIiIZ) provides information about what makes Poland an attractive market for business. PAIiIZ also offers a library of publications containing a series of topics such as exporting to Poland, demographics within the country, and economic statistics. There is also a section on Polish law for investors.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 8, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Poland

Portugal: AICEP Portugal Global

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

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 10, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Portugal

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: November 11, 2016

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 information about various investment opportunities, priority sectors, and doing business in Saint Kitts and Nevis. In addition, the site contains an investor's guide, information on gaining citizenship, and recent news and articles.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 14, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Lucia: 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: November 8, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Saint Lucia

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: November 14, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

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 business in Saudi Arabia. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 7, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Saudi Arabia

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: November 21, 2016

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: November 14, 2016

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 as well as information on various industry sectors in Seychelles.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 21, 2016

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: November 14, 2016

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: November 14, 2016

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: November 17, 2016

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: November 17, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Slovenia

Solomon Islands: Foreign Investment Division

This is the official website for the Foreign Investment Division of the Solomon Islands Government. The website offers insights on investment climate and policy, tax and duty incentives, economic sectors, and general country information.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 15, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Solomon Islands

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: November 17, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , South Africa , Export Promotion Agency

South Korea: Invest Korea

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

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 18, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , South Korea

Spain: 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: November 15, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Spain

Sri Lanka: Board of Investment of Sri Lanka (BOI)

The Board of Investment of Sri Lanka (BOI) provides information on a variety of sectors so investors can make informed decisions throughout their investment process. Within these sectors information exists about who to contact, any sub sectors that exist, and incentives for investing. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 15, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Sri Lanka

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: November 15, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Swaziland

Sweden: 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 a paid subscription.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: June 7, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Sweden

Switzerland Global Enterprise

The Switzerland Global Enterprise informs, advises, and guides small and medium-sized enterprises from Switzerland and Liechtenstein in their international business ventures. It links companies, experts, and private and public organizations around the world in an effort to facilitate efficient promotion of foreign trade.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 29, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Switzerland , Export Promotion Agency

Taiwan: Invest in Taiwan

Invest in Taiwan is the website for Taiwan's Department of Investment Services. The department promotes foreign and domestic investment in the country. This website offers information regarding business proceedings in Taiwan such as investment guidelines, incentives, tax information, and industry profiles.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 29, 2016

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. The website includes information on investments, partnerships, and the appropriate procedures. An investment guide is also available.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 5, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Tanzania

The Gambia: Gambia Investment and Export Promotion Agency (GIEPA)

Gambia Investment and Export Promotion Agency (GIEPA) provides valuable insight for companies looking to operate in Gambia. It lists the start-up procedures for newly formed companies as well as investment opportunities in existing companies or industries in order to promote Gambia's private sector growth. The site contains access to all the paperwork needed to do business and invest in Gambia.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 28, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , The Gambia , Export Promotion Agency

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: June 28, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Trinidad and Tobago

Tunisia: Foreign Investment Promotion Agency

The Tunisian Foreign Investment Promotion Agency (FIPA) promotes foreign investments within Tunisia. In order to aid this process, the site provides sector profiles and publications about the Tunisian business environment.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: June 28, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Tunisia

Turkey: Invest in Turkey

Invest in Turkey is a comprehensive compilation of information for investors interested in Turkey. The site provides details regarding investment opportunities, legislative framework, and living in Turkey.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 1, 2016

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: December 1, 2016

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: July 18, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , United Kingdom

Ukraine: Invest in Ukraine

This site includes information regarding Ukraine, more specifically the investment climate, and investment opportunities in Ukraine. This site provides a wide variety of opportunity areas such as agriculture, banking, real estate, heavy industry, travel and tourism, and more. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 28, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Ukraine

United States: SelectUSA

SelectUSA seeks to highlight the many advantages the United States offers as a location for business and allows access to federal-level programs and services all related to business investment. These programs consist of grants, loans, and tax incentives. SelectUSA's site provides users with various industry snapshots, a resource library, FDI fact sheets, and a map containing links to each state or territory's economic authority. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 16, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , United States

Uruguay XXI: Investment and Export Promotion Agency

Uruguay XXI is the Investment and Export Promotion Agency for Uruguay. Also known as the Promoción de Inversiones y Exportaciones, Uruguay XXI 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. Only available in Spanish.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 28, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Uruguay , Export Promotion Agency

Uzbekistan: UZINFOINVEST

UZINFOINVEST, the Information Support & Foreign Investments Promotion Agency aims to provide information and support to foreign investors in Uzbekistan. The site provides general information about Uzbekistan, investment guides, and investment opportunities by industry and province. In addition, the site contains information about investment projects and recent news and events.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: June 29, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Uzbekistan

Vanuatu: Investment Promotion Authority

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

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 1, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Vanuatu

Venezuelan Council for Investment Promotion (CONAPRI)

The Venezuelan Council of Investment Promotion (CONAPRI) includes a wealth of information regarding business opportunities in the various business sectors of Venezuela. The site also provides information on business consulting and investing in Venezuela. Users can also subscribe to the e-magazine. Resource only available in Spanish. The site takes some time to load and some of its parts are under construction. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: November 29, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Venezuela

Vietnam: Foreign Investment Agency (FIA)

A branch of the Ministry of Planning and Investment, the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) serves as Vietnam's investment promotion agency. The FIA site 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: December 5, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Vietnam

Vietnam: Investment and Trade Promotion Center (ITPC)

The Investment and Trade Promotion Center (ITPC) of Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam provides information for exporters, international buyers and importers, and foreign investors. The site also provides news and events dealing with Ho Chi Minh City. Website is only available in Vietnamese. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 2, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Vietnam

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 other helpful resources.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 1, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Yemen

Zambia Development Agency (ZDA)

The Zambian Development Agency (ZDA) is responsible for fostering economic growth and development in Zambia through promoting trade and investment. Its site includes a basic country profile on Zambia, reasons for investing in the country, investment opportunities, exporter information, and local business information.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: December 1, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Zambia , Export Promotion Agency

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