IMPRESSIVE TRACK RECORD

Ireland’s performance as a hub for Foreign Direct Investment is unrivalled. 

  • 1st in the Eurozone

    for ease of doing business
  • 1st in the world

    for availability of skilled labour
  • 1st in the world

    for inward investment by quality and value
  • 1st in the world

    for investment incentives
  • In the top 20

    most innovative countries in the world

AHEAD OF THE CURVE

Ireland is home to many of the world’s leading high-performance companies including Intel, Twitter, Pfizer, Citi, Huawei, Takeda, Fujitsu, Novartis and Trend Micro. The country is also positioning itself to become a world leader in the Internet of Things, Big Data, ICT Skills, Energy Efficiency, Health Innovation and Cloud Computing.

  • 9/10

    top global software companies
  • 15/20

    top medical tech companies
  • 14/21

    top financial services companies
  • 10/10

    top internet companies

CORPORATION TAX RATE IS 12.5%

Ireland also has tax treaties with 70 countries.

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IDA IRELAND MAKES IT HAPPEN

As Ireland’s inward investment promotion agency, the IDA partners with clients to ensure their set-up in Ireland is as successful as possible. We'll take care of the details while you get on with business. From site visits through legal, recruitment, visa and property requirements, we provide the information, connections and assistance you need.