ABA results 2014: All-time-high of investment projects
Austria’s national investment promotion company ABA-Invest in Austria provided professional assistance for 276 foreign investment projects in 2014 in cooperation with the regional investment promotion agencies, a rise of 21% from the previous year. This represents an all-time high in the company’s 33-year history. Other success parameters also showed a significant improvement.
The number of new jobs created in Austria by the companies setting up business operations in Austria climbed 79% to 2,645, compared to 1,479 new jobs in 2013. Total investments rose by close to 7% to EUR 371 million, up from the prior-year level of EUR 348 million.