- Establishment, law & taxes
- Research & development
Continued interest in the business location of Lower Austria
Lower Austria turned in a positive performance in the past year with respect to business location and expansion projects.
In 2022, the regional investment promotion agency ecoplus supported a total of 91 projects, which created or secure 1,793 jobs. Inquiries about operating sites in Lower Austria remain at a high level. At present, about 470 additional business location or expansion projects are being processed. ecoplus is investing € 52 million this year in the Lower Austrian business location.
Austria as a top location for international headquarters12. January 2024
Austria continues to be an attractive business location for international company headquarters – both for well-known firms such as Boehringer Ingelheim, Henkel, Takeda and the BMW Group as well as for young and aspiring companies operating globally. The country maintains its position as a business interface and ideal starting point for subsidiaries in Eastern and Western European countries, the USA and Asia.
Why set up headquarters in Austria?12. January 2024
There are countless reasons that speak in favour of Austria as a location for your international headquarters! Here we present a small selection: the central location, the lucrative market, stability and security, top-notch infrastructure, tax incentives with unbureaucratic processing, the highest quality of life and affordable prices.
Volkswagen relies on Magna Steyr in Graz12. January 2024
The Volkswagen Group is leveraging the know-how and experience of the Styrian automobile manu-facturer Magna Steyr. For this reason, it has assigned the company the task of developing two models for its new American electric-powered car brand Scout. Featuring a contract volume of € 450 million, this represents the largest single development order ever handled by Magna Stey.