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Facilitazioni e incentivi per l’Italia produttiva ai tempi dell’Industria 4.0

Facilitazioni e incentivi per l’Italia produttiva ai tempi dell’Industria 4.0

Una grande occasione per tutte le aziende che vogliono cogliere le opportunità legate alla quarta rivoluzione industriale è il Piano Nazionale Industria 4.0. Tale Piano prevede un insieme di misure strutturali e complementari in grado di favorire gli investimenti per l’innovazione e per la competitività: incentivi fiscali per circa 20 […]

di × 11 dicembre 2017 ×

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Investire in Lombardia, un buon momento per il settore alberghiero

Investire in Lombardia, un buon momento per il settore alberghiero

Tante le motivazione che spingono un investitore a scegliere un’area tra le tante mete insediative possibili per il proprio business. Oltre al proprio fiuto imprenditoriale può influire la forza attrattiva di un determinato territorio, l’ambiente imprenditoriale di cui è dotato, oppure un’attenta indagine di mercato, il capitale umano disponibile, il […]

di × 8 novembre 2017 ×

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An international hotspot for Chinese companies

An international hotspot for Chinese companies

Hangzhou Cobetter chooses Milan as their European hub to access EMEA markets China is increasingly looking at Milan as the optimal destination for the international expansion of national businesses towards western markets. What is more important is that the city is not only regarded as a logistic node for the […]

di × 16 ottobre 2017 ×

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AttrACT clears the way for those who invest in Lombardy

AttrACT clears the way for those who invest in Lombardy

Some of the most obscure administrative and fiscal acronyms – such as SUAP (“Sportello Unico Attività Produttive”, one-stop shop for productive activities), TARI (“Tassa Rifiuti”, waste tax), TASI (“Tassa sui Servizi Indivisibili”, indivisible services tax) and IMU (“Imposta Municipale Unica”, municipal real estate tax) – are about to become much […]

di × 11 ottobre 2017 ×

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AttrACT spiana la strada a chi investe in Lombardia

AttrACT spiana la strada a chi investe in Lombardia

Alcuni tra gli acronimi amministrativi e fiscali più ostici quali il S.U.A.P. (Sportello Unico Attività Produttive), la TARI (Tassa Rifiuti), la TASI (Tassa sui Servizi Indivisibili), l’IMU (Imposta Municipale Unica), saranno meno ardui per chi affronterà un investimento economico in Lombardia avvalendosi delle proposte offerte da AttrACT, un progetto sperimentale […]

di × 10 ottobre 2017 ×

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Infrastrutture e semplificazione burocratica fattori di attrattività economica in Lombardia

Infrastrutture e semplificazione burocratica fattori di attrattività economica in Lombardia

La posizione favorevole nel cuore dell’Europa e la sua eccellente rete infrastrutturale rendono la Lombardia un importante centro internazionale per il settore della logistica e del trasporto, non a caso nella regione si concentra la metà delle operazioni doganali italiane. Lo evidenzia uno studio realizzato dal Centro di ricerca sulla […]

di × 29 settembre 2017 ×

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Leading the way in the biotech revolution: the reasons why Lombardy is the ideal destination for the next EMA headquarter

With its history, its immense cultural heritage and its superb cuisine, Italy is commonly regarded as a land of tradition and not many people would tend to associate the country to groundbreaking innovation and cutting-edge research. This misconception has been fueled by the resilience of those sectors that constitute the […]

di × 22 settembre 2017 ×

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When the boost to economic growth comes from abroad

When the boost to economic growth comes from abroad

The attraction of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) always constitutes a key goal for policymakers, due to its undisputed relevance in fostering local economic development. As a matter of fact, FDI improves the productivity levels of an area and/or of a sector, creates employment, generates knowledge transfer in terms of technological, […]

di × 31 agosto 2017 ×

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Tax incentives and foreigners Investors’ VISA options in Italy

Italy is a very interesting destination for entrepreneurs and wealthy individuals that want to have free access to the EU. During the past few years, non-EU individuals (especially from certain jurisdictions in Asia and from India, Iran, Russia and the Middle East) have been increasingly experiencing difficulties in obtaining entry […]

di × 27 luglio 2017 ×

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The Italian labour market reform pushes Lombardy’s employment growth

The Italian labour market reform pushes Lombardy’s employment growth

The total number of people employed in Lombardy has reached a total of 4 million units, thus exhibiting a +2.8% annual increase. Milan is the first city in Italy, with 1.9 million workers Employment among firms returns to grow, but it shows on the other hand an increasing degree of […]

di × 20 luglio 2017 ×

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I paesi “East side” valgono più di un decimo degli scambi lombardi

I paesi “East side” valgono più di un decimo degli scambi lombardi

Un business quello East side che vale per la Lombardia 7,4 miliardi nei soli primi tre mesi dell’anno, il 12,2% dell’intero commercio estero regionale. E che “corre”, vista la crescita lombarda del 7,6% nel primo trimestre del 2017. Cina, Turchia, Corea del sud e India i primi partner lombardi con […]

di × 17 luglio 2017 ×

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Lombardy is becoming an increasingly attractive region for foreign investors: China’s Saimo Electric acquires Italy’s Epistolio

Lombardy is becoming an increasingly attractive region for foreign investors: China’s Saimo Electric acquires Italy’s Epistolio

Italy has a great deal to offer foreign investors: the country ranks 13th in the A.T. Kearney Foreign Direct Investment Confidence Index. That being said, it is worth noting that some territories in particular stand out for their potential to attract foreign investors: in this respect, Lombardy is without a […]

di × 14 luglio 2017 ×

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Cresce l’attrattività dell’economia lombarda: la cinese Saimo Electric acquisisce l’italiana Epistolio

Cresce l’attrattività dell’economia lombarda: la cinese Saimo Electric acquisisce l’italiana Epistolio

L’Italia è un Paese che attrae investimenti esteri: è un dato di fatto secondo l’A.T. Kearney Foreign Direct Investment Confidence Index, che pone il Paese 13esimo al mondo in questo ambito. In questo scenario è da sottolineare come un tratto distintivo dell’Italia rimanga però quello della disomogeneità fra le diverse […]

di × 10 luglio 2017 ×

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Milan is ready to welcome the Brexit legacy

Milan is ready to welcome the Brexit legacy

While the Brexit negotiations are still far from having a well-defined outcome, the most important European cities have long been racing to take over from London as the main business district of the Union. As one of Europe’s most competitive and advanced regions, Lombardy is called to gather a consistent […]

di × 22 giugno 2017 ×

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Italy introduces a preferential tax regime available for 15 years to wealthy individuals who take up tax residence in Italy

Italy introduces a preferential tax regime available for 15 years to wealthy individuals who take up tax residence in Italy

New measures aimed at making Italy an attractive destination for high-net-worth individuals to live were included in the 2017 Italian Budget Law and came into effect on 1 January 2017. The new regime is comparable to the UK’s resident-non-domiciled regime and to similar regimes adopted in other countries. In essence, […]

di × 16 giugno 2017 ×

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“Nuove idee per i mercati esteri”, al Tavolo Giovani di mercoledì 21 giugno.

“Nuove idee per i mercati esteri”, al Tavolo Giovani di mercoledì 21 giugno.

Al centro del dibattito innovazione e internazionalizzazione in una regione che continua a segnare dati positivi. L’export lombardo vale oltre 112 miliardi, +1% in un anno. Siamo storicamente una regione molto attiva nel commercio con l’estero ma il volto del made in Italy sta cambiando e i giovani, che guardano […]

di × 6 giugno 2017 ×

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From AC Milan to Made in Italy: Italian icons attract foreign investors

From AC Milan to Made in Italy: Italian icons attract foreign investors

Milanese football clubs attract foreign investors – Italy’s capacity to attract foreign capitals is on the rise. This is what emerged from At Kearney’s FDI Confidence Index, an annual survey of global business executives that ranks which markets are most likely to attract new investments in the years to come. […]

di × 19 maggio 2017 ×

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Boom del “Made in Lombardy”, terreno fertile per il progetto attrACT

Boom del “Made in Lombardy”, terreno fertile per il progetto attrACT

Una performance notevole quella della manifattura lombarda che vede crescere del 4% la propria produzione rispetto allo scorso anno. Leve di questo incremento sono la significativa ripresa della domanda estera e la crescita degli investimenti opportunamente favorita dagli stimoli di politica economica. I dati emersi dall’indagine di Unioncamere e Confindustria […]

di × 18 maggio 2017 ×

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GIUSEPPE MEAZZA STADIUM, MILAN, ITALY - 2016/05/23: Dressing room of AC Milan at Giuseppe Meazza Stadium. This dressing room will be used by Atletico Madrid during the 2016 Champions League Final. (Photo by Nicolò Campo/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images)

Dal Milan al Made in Italy: sono sempre di più gli investitori esteri attratti dalle “icone” del nostro Paese

Il calcio milanese traina l’attrattività – Il nostro Paese riscontra un crescente interesse da parte degli investitori stranieri. I principali ranking internazionali di misurazione delle capacità attrattive di un’economia confermano il trend: l’Italia attira sempre più capitali esteri. L’edizione 2017 dell’FDI Confidence Index pubblicato da At Kearney vede il nostro […]

di × 5 maggio 2017 ×

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A New Measure To Boost Lombardy’s Competitiveness: AttrACT

A New Measure To Boost Lombardy’s Competitiveness: AttrACT

Home to more than 6.389 foreign invested companies, Lombardy is the largest recipient of foreign direct investment in the country. Regione Lombardia is commited to create a new investor – friendly economic environment where the Public Administration acts as a business facilitator. With this in mind, Regione Lombardia, in collaboration with Unioncamere Lombardia […]

di × 10 aprile 2017 ×

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Parte AttrACT: L’attrazione di investimenti per la crescita dell’attrattività lombarda

Parte AttrACT: L’attrazione di investimenti per la crescita dell’attrattività lombarda

Con 6.398 aziende a partecipazione estera che danno lavoro a oltre 575 mila dipendenti per un giro d’affari di 257miliardi, la Lombardia è la prima regione italiana per progetti di investimenti esteri e capitali esteri attratti. Ed è dalla Regione Lombardia, in collaborazione col Sistema Camerale lombardo e Promos che parte l’iniziativa AttrACT per la […]

di × 6 aprile 2017 ×

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Milan bids to become the European capital of finance as the UK is set to leave the EU

Milan bids to become the European capital of finance as the UK is set to leave the EU

The City of London, today the undisputed European financial heartland, is expected to lose part of its international appeal due to Brexit . According to a recent analysis from the Centre for Economic Performance, Brexit will cost the UK over one fifth (22%) of the foreign direct investments that have […]

di × 28 marzo 2017 ×

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Reshoring del manifatturiero

Reshoring del manifatturiero

Nell’intervento alla tavola rotonda “Opportunità di reshoring per il manifatturiero in Italia”, organizzata da Regione Lombardia, Unioncamere e Promos in occasione della “V Edizione degli Invest in Lombardy Days” dello scorso 10 febbraio 2017, ho ricordato la riflessione di Carlo Purassanta, nell’imminenza dell’inaugurazione della nuova sede di Microsoft a Milano, […]

di × 1 marzo 2017 ×

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Webinar: “Biz Small Talk: Traps to Avoid”

Webinar: “Biz Small Talk: Traps to Avoid”

International business does not only cross borders, it also crosses cultures. Culture profoundly influences the way executives think, communicate and negotiate. Whatever sector you are operating in, cultural differences will have a direct impact on your ability to succeed internationally. In an ever-interconnected global economy, the companies that will see […]

di × 28 febbraio 2017 ×

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The Chemical and Pharmaceutical Industry in Lombardy

The Chemical and Pharmaceutical Industry in Lombardy

Italy is one of the world’s top producers of chemicals and pharmaceuticals. The industry generated €82billion in 2015 and employed 172,000 people, confirming its role as a positive force for economic and technological growth within Italy and beyond. Within this national framework of excellency, Lombardy emerges as a leading player […]

di × 23 febbraio 2017 ×

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Inheritance and Investment Income: Italy’s Favourable Taxation Regime

Inheritance and Investment Income: Italy’s Favourable Taxation Regime

For now at least, Italy is the preferred destination for many wealthy individuals from the other side of the Alps who move to take advantage of the favourable taxation regime on inheritance and investment income. And recently, perhaps due to the fear of Brexit, interest is also being shown by […]

di × 16 febbraio 2017 ×

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Investment Attraction: Lombardy is Ready to Take Up the Challenge

Thanks to its leading position in national and international markets, its economic status and its long rooted openness to foreign business, Lombardy is today one of the most attractive regions in Europe for investors. Home to more than 800,000 companies, Lombardy is the largest recipient of foreign direct investment in […]

di × 2 febbraio 2017 ×

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Interim/temporary managers to support foreign investments in Lombardy

Interim/temporary managers to support foreign investments in Lombardy

Lombardy is still one of the most attractive areas where to install the Italian subsidiary of an international company. Nevertheless, no matter how much an area can be investor-friendly, a foreign investor, when implementing an international expansion strategy typically needs to reduce potential risks and costs related to the operations […]

di × 27 gennaio 2017 ×

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2016 and Beyond: Invest in Lombardy’s New Year Resolutions

With the end of year fast approaching, it is a good time to take a moment and reflect on the events that characterised Invest in Lombardy’s 2016. Let us look back at the year that was through the prism of numbers, and then look ahead. According to fDi Magazine (a division […]

di × 29 dicembre 2016 ×

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Real Estate confirms its role in attracting foreign investments in Lombardy

Real Estate confirms its role in attracting foreign investments in Lombardy

A certain concern about the general outlook for Real Estate in Italy, due to uncertainty and political instability, seems to be balanced by positive expectations about Brexit. With the UK leaving the European Union, Milan is ready to run for the relocation of the European Patent Office and the European […]

di × 21 dicembre 2016 ×

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New Economic Development Strategy: Reshoring and Industry 4.0

With global labor costs balancing at the international level, a new trend is gaining momentum: reshoring. After decades witnessing the offshoring flood of manufacturing companies, a growing number of businesses across Western countries are bringing their manufacturing efforts back from overseas. As recently explained on Econopoly, the reshoring phenomenon often […]

di × 15 dicembre 2016 ×

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Reshoring is not a dream, the trend is going on

Reshoring became popular as word only recently, meaning the process of returning the production and manufacturing of goods back to one’s own country, more consistent in highly manufacturing-based economies. First signals and evidences were gathered and analyzed by the UniClub MoRe Back-reshoring research group starting from 2009. From 2014 on, […]

di × 2 dicembre 2016 ×

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Goodbye lengthy justice and hello arbitration for foreign investors in Italy: an efficient, fast and cost-effective way to resolve business disputes

Justice in Italy is not necessarily fast. This is pretty much common knowledge, but it is also confirmed by an OECD comparative study of 2010. Such lengthy times and the related costs have been more than just a bit problematic for foreign companies planning to set up in Italy, potentially […]

di × 28 novembre 2016 ×

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Investing in Lombardy, the third cultural hub in Europe

Lombardy ranks as the third hub of cultural enterprises throughout Europe, behind geographic areas like Paris and London (source: European Cluster Observatory 2013). In fact, according to the latest report “Io sono cultura 2016” released by Unioncamere and Symbola – Fondazione per le qualità italiane, Lombardy totals over 60,000 enterprises with […]

di × 16 novembre 2016 ×

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Lombardy is the Italian capital for e-commerce

In the vibrant atmosphere of Milan, while you wait for the green light and try to cope with the traffic, surely in the last two years you could notice a change in the population of vehicles: not only cars and taxis, but vans, Deliveroo, Foodora, just eat it, Amazon Prime. […]

di × 8 novembre 2016 ×

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Two useful regional tools for hiring new  employees  in Lombardy

Two useful regional tools for hiring new employees in Lombardy

Dote Unica Lavoro is the active labour market policy program set up by the Lombardy Region and focused on supporting the reintroduction into the workforce of those who seek a job, are older than 30 and have their residence in Lombardy, or those younger than 30 who have already taken […]

di × 26 ottobre 2016 ×

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Milan is a Cluster of Innovation

Often Milan and its Region are in the press because of their many records, but this time we want to analyze what are the implications for entrepreneurs and firms through the lenses of the Cluster of Innovation (COI) framework.[1] COI are places where new technologies can be developed quickly and […]

di × 21 ottobre 2016 ×

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R&d investment: why opening a representative office in Lombardy

R&d investment: why opening a representative office in Lombardy

Listed within the top 10 cities for investment project in Western Europe and mentioned as one of the preferred destination for investing in the real estate sector, Milan is an excellent business environment and a very dynamic city, particularly for R&D activities. According to “Why invest in Milan” report, Milan […]

di × 13 ottobre 2016 ×

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Milan as a hub for startups and digital talents

Milan as a hub for startups and digital talents

Just few months ago Financial Times described Milan as Italy’s biggest startup hub. Talking about European best cases of “startup cities”, everybody can immediately think about Berlin, London, Paris or Amsterdam. But also Milan is becoming more and more attractive for the creation of new enterprises. In Milan and in […]

di × 7 ottobre 2016 ×

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What does Brexit mean for UK companies in Italy?

What does Brexit mean for UK companies in Italy?

A referendum was held on June 23, to decide whether the UK would leave or stay in the European Union. Leave won by 52% to 48%. Brexit is a reality. As a result, in the absence of precedent about the mechanism for leaving the EU (Article 50 of the Treaty […]

di × 7 settembre 2016 ×

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Reports show growing success for tourism industry in Lombardy

Reports show growing success for tourism industry in Lombardy

Lombardy is going to increase its appeal for foreign direct investments through the exploitation of the positive trend affecting its tourism industry. Labour costs, productivity, skills: when talking about FDIs you are surely used to spot these keywords, together with data about IP, clusters and so on. Tourism is usually […]

di × 2 settembre 2016 ×

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Italy and Lombardy strategic business partners for East side countries

Italy and Lombardy strategic business partners for East side countries

Invest in Lombardy – Promos and the law firm Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners (www.gop.it) on June 15 organized the “East Side Internationalization” conference in Milan. Seven have been the target countries discussed, for both outbound (from Italy to those countries) and inbound (from those countries to Italy) investments: China, […]

di × 8 luglio 2016 ×

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L’internazionalizzazione a Est

L’internazionalizzazione a Est

Sono sette i Paesi al centro del convegno organizzato a Milano da Invest in Lombardy – Promos e lo studio legale Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners lo scorso 15 giugno: Cina, Corea, Emirati Arabi, India, Iran, Russia, Turchia. Un business che per la Lombardia vale oltre 31 miliardi all’anno, un settimo dell’intero commercio estero […]

di × 1 luglio 2016 ×

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BUILDING MANAGEMENT: MORE VALUE FOR YOUR BUILDING

BUILDING MANAGEMENT: MORE VALUE FOR YOUR BUILDING

The costs about the maintenance of a building are an important item for any kind of firm: recent analysis show that they can be quite relevant for many reasons and, above all, they come from an external field of interest for the company, not representing their “core business” activity. Building […]

di × 23 giugno 2016 ×

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Life Sciences, training and specialist translations

Life Sciences, training and specialist translations

The BIO International Convention (BIO), held in San Francisco during the last week, is closing today. BIO attracts 15,000 biotechnology and pharma leaders for a week of networking to discover potential partnerships covering the wide spectrum of Life Sciences. Invest in Lombardy is present at BIO in order to meet […]

di × 9 giugno 2016 ×

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How to succeed in your business in Italy

How to succeed in your business in Italy

INVEST IN LOMBARDY, in collaboration with NIBI – New International Business Institute, is launching an executive program, “Successful Italy”, addressed to foreign managers interested to learn more about doing business in Italy. Italy is the 3° largest national economy of the Eurozone and it is part of the EU single […]

di × 1 giugno 2016 ×

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Patent Box e credito d’imposta R&S: i nuovi risparmi per le PMI con proprietà intellettuale

Dopo la proroga temporanea del termine per l’integrazione della documentazione relativa al Patent Box, comunicata da parte dell’Agenzia delle Entrate, sono in molti che in questi giorni stanno inoltrando la documentazione integrativa richiesta con scadenza 30 Giugno. L’agevolazione fiscale che deriva dall’adozione del Patent Box si concretizza in un risparmio […]

di × 31 maggio 2016 ×

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GREEN ECONOMY: LOMBARDY, A EUROPEAN ENGINE

GREEN ECONOMY: LOMBARDY, A EUROPEAN ENGINE

Green technology in Italy has spread evenly throughout the boot, but located in the north of the country lies its strong point. The Lombardy region is first in green technology investments in Italy and leading the field by accounting for about one-fifth of the national total (19%). This amounts to […]

di × 1 aprile 2016 ×

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MIPIM 2016 – The International Real Estate Show

MIPIM 2016 – The International Real Estate Show

2016 is expected to be an exceptional year for real estate investments in Europe following an expansion of 48% of businesses in 2015, a trend set to continue this year. MIPIM is the primary real estate event for Western Europe: with over 21,000 participants from 89 countries, MIPIM, hosted in […]

di × 17 marzo 2016 ×

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Invest in Lombardy and Deloitte – Studio Tributario e Societario discussed: “The Stability law and fiscal reforms in Italy: which benefits for foreign investors?”

Law No. 208 of 28th December 2015 (the Stability Law for 2016) was published on 30th December 2015. The Italian Stability Law (“Legge di stabilità”, once also known as “Legge Finanziaria”) in other countries called “the budget”, usually drafts the main measures and provisions in terms of costs and revenues […]

di × 7 marzo 2016 ×

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Investimenti inbound in Europa: il ruolo dell’Italia nel radar del mercato

Invest in Lombardy e Orrick hanno presentato il report pubblicato da Mergermarket: “Inward bound. Inbound M&A into the EU” Lo scorso 16 febbraio Invest in Lombardy ha accolto Orrick e Mergermarket a Milano, presso Palazzo Affari ai Giureconsulti, per presentare in anteprima il report “Inward bound. Inbound M&A into the […]

di × 25 febbraio 2016 ×

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Logistic makes Lombardy more attractive for foreign investors

Logistic makes Lombardy more attractive for foreign investors

“Zalando apre un super magazzino in Lombardia” (Zalando opening a giant warehouse in Lombardy): news like this where frequent in the last years. DHL and TNT have been investing in the area next to Malpensa airport, expanding their businesses and showing interest and trust in the Lombardy freight lifts and […]

di × 12 febbraio 2016 ×

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Partner Program 2016: diventa il partner privilegiato degli investitori esteri

Partner Program 2016: diventa il partner privilegiato degli investitori esteri

Diventare il punto di riferimento per l’attrazione degli investimenti in Lombardia, un benchmark anche a livello nazionale, significa essere in grado di fornire risposte rapide ed efficaci ai potenziali investitori: questo è possibile grazie ad un modello di business consolidato al proprio interno da Invest in Lombardy e al supporto […]

di × 4 febbraio 2016 ×

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Our 2015 in keywords

Our 2015 in keywords

2015 is nearly over, this last days are usually hectic and busy because of projects closing, deadline urging and the need to take a break becoming a priority. Even if it is only a (mainly western) conventional manner to calculate time and divide it into segments, the end of the […]

di × 23 dicembre 2015 ×

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Multinationals begin investing in Italy once again

Multinationals begin investing in Italy once again

A new post-crisis wind is beginning to blow: Italy is recovering its competitiveness and recouping its appeal on the global stage. Philip Morris International Inc, Volkswagen and Audi are just some of the multinationals which have decided to invest in Italy The new trend is backed up further by the […]

di × 17 dicembre 2015 ×

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Patent box in the land of knowledge

Patent box in the land of knowledge

During the Invest in Lombardy Days, Italy was defined as “the land of knowledge”. Considered one of the four “Engines of Europe”, Lombardy leads the way in innovation and R&D. This is a nice definition, but the attention comes immediately then to the consequence: knowledge, research, R&D aim to produce […]

di × 11 dicembre 2015 ×

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“Manufacture 4.0“

“Manufacture 4.0“

Research, innovation and technology, new tools for credit access, administrative and tax simplification, internationalization, integration of vocational training, research and craftsmanship. These are just some of the key points of a law entitled “Manufacture 4.0” which was recently approved by the Lombardy Region, following the German model, in order to […]

di × 3 dicembre 2015 ×

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The Annual Report is out: startups and sectors more effective in attracting foreign investments

The Annual Report is out: startups and sectors more effective in attracting foreign investments

After a first introduction to our Annual Report, let’s go deeper into the analysis of a year of Invest in Lombardy. Which sectors were more effective in attracting investments in Lombardy? The Annual Report highlighted that from 2003 to 2014 more than 50% of new FDI projects took place in […]

di × 30 novembre 2015 ×

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Free Webinar: What foreign investors need to know about foreign direct investments in Italy?

Free Webinar: What foreign investors need to know about foreign direct investments in Italy?

Invest in Lombardy organizes the program “Doing Business in Italy”, four useful webinars with the purpose to explain and analyze some very important aspects of doing business in Italy. Each session will be a focus on specific topics, from the real estate sector in Italy, to the new patent box, […]

di × 16 novembre 2015 ×

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Invest in Lombardy: the Annual Report is out

Invest in Lombardy: the Annual Report is out

After the Invest in Lombardy Days, the ten-day event about the attraction of foreign investments traditionally held yearly in Milan, it is time to assess and have a look at a year of activities. The program of events, together with handouts and presentations, is published on our blog, we will […]

di × 9 novembre 2015 ×