REASONS

// REASONS

optima reasons

investment advantages table
O

One of the largest markets

in Central and Eastern Europe, there are increasing business opportunities, while the entry barriers remain low

P

Politics

Stable executive power, stability factor in the Area -NATO member and Stability Guarantee in South Eastern Europe

T

trends

Romania shows an tremendous increase in the foreign investment in the country during the year 2008

I

International relationships

Bilateral agreements between Romania and other countries for investments promotion and protection

M

multitude of resources

The country has abundant high quality natural resources including mineral deposits and highly fertile agricultural land

A

attractive location

Allowing an easy access to the countries of the former CIS countries, Balkans, the Middle East and Northern Africa.

D

diplomatic relations

Member of the UN and other international organizations, like: OSCE, Council of Europe and International Organization of La Francophonie

E

ENERgY

Continous interior energy resources: In terms of energy, Romania is extremely independent, which is exceptional in South East Europe

V

very profitable

Romania has competitive tax policies and state aid schemes to support the development of investment SERVICES

E

emancipated economy

transformed into a liberal economy characterized by macroeconomic stability, low unemployment and declining inflation.

L

labor force

young, well trained and educated work force (english is widely spoken), with solid knowledge in technology, IT and engineering

o

open for everyone

applying equal treatment, both for Romanian investors and the foreign ones; foreign investors receive the same legal treatment regardless of their nationality

P

penetrating new markets

Romanian business climate provides a platform for reaching broad business objectives that might include penetrating new markets.

m

MASSIVE FDI

Growth of groups in numerous industries such as IT and automotive currently recognized on European level

E

eu funds

European funding might represent a solution to financing different SERVICES, such as: production, energy, agriculture, innovation and eco-efficiency...

N

navigation facilities

Danube River is facilitating inland water transportation and connecting the Romanian Port of Constanta to Northern Europe, through the Rhine river.

T

Tax Rates

Romania's 16% flat rate of taxation, which was introduced in 2005, makes Romania one of the most attractive countries for investors.