Reasons to Invest in Ireland
Ireland is one of the best places in the world to do business. International companies are attracted for a variety of reasons, but the facts speak for themselves.
Ireland has a small highly globalised economy, with a large exporting sector, and a significant number of multinational corporations. While the global downturn impacted significantly on Ireland, the outlook for the economy is improving.
Ireland's population has increased 8.2% in four years and is projected to increase by 1.4% by 2021. With 50% of the population under the age of 35, the country offers a young, vibrant, highly adaptable and mobile workforce.More about demographics
Ireland’s education system is ranked ninth globally by the OECD. Multilingual skills are also strong and diverse.More about education & skills
Irish labour costs remained stable between 2009 and 2013, compared to an increase of 8% in the Euro Area. ()
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Ireland’s corporate tax rate is 12.5%. Organisations also benefit from a comprehensive tax treaty network providing tax treaties with 70 countries.More about tax
Ireland's cost of living has improved every year since 2008 compared to the European Union.More about cost of living
Ireland has one of the most advanced and competitive telecommunications infrastructures in Europe. Major investment in transport networks and energy and water resources have also helped Ireland make rapid infrastructure advances over the past decade.More about Infrastructure
Ireland ranks very favourably in office rental costs, with Dublin one of the cheapest cities in Europe.
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