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NewsletterOctober 2017 Num 85






Key Sectors

Mercedes-Benz accelerates its employment plan in Vitoria
The Andalusian Regional Government equips the Innovation Centre of Cádiz
Héroux-Devtek acquires the aerospace company CESA
Spain's biotechnology sector is improving

Business Climate

Expatriates highlight the quality of life in Spain

Spain is again second in the world ranking in the category of healthcare and quality of life
The ranking in the report Expat Explorer 2017, prepared by the bank HSBC, once again places in Spain in second position in the categories of healthcare and the quality of life enjoyed by foreign residents in the country. The report, which analyzes living conditions in 46 countries, essentially measures three major blocks.

Success story


Campus Madrid is a result of Google's wish to extend its network of spaces with openings in Asia, Latin America and Europe after its centers in London and Tel Aviv

The space hosts dozens of free events each week, and meetings to encourage diversity and entrepreneurship

Sofía Benjumea, Head of Campus Madrid, Google for Entrepreneurs


What's New

Provisional List of selected and non-selected applications – 2017 CALL Rising Startup Spain

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News in Brief


Investment immigration favors the Spanish economy

According to the IMC, since Spain became part of this migration formula in 2013 it has become an attractive destination thanks to the flexibility of its regulations


Investment record in venture capital in Spain

Investment exceeded €3 billion in the first semester and is expected to break the record of €4.076 billion set in 2005


Pini, the Italian meat industry company, will build an industrial complex in Huesca

It will invest €70 million in the town of Binéfar, as reported by Ofecomes in Milan

Events section


23/11/17 - 24/11/17


The 2017 Latibex Forum, “Eurolatam Business Meeting”, will take place on November 23rd and 24th, in the Madrid Stock Exchange Palace (Spain).

The event is structured in two parts that take place simultaneously. On the one hand, a conference programme which is open to the public provides the Latin American and Spanish companies, investors, analysts and institutional bodies with the opportunity to contribute with their perspective about the most relevant topics within the financial sector.

ICEX-Invest in Spain participates as an institutional partner and will moderate the round table “STORIES OF SUCCESS IN LATIN AMERICAN ENTREPRENEURSHIP”.

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