Why do business in NI

Find out why UK Prime Minister David Cameron said: “Investing in Northern Ireland makes good business sense.”

Advanced Infrastructure

Excellent transport and state-of-the-art communications make Northern Ireland the smart choice.

Competitive Operating Costs

Northern Ireland offers a low-cost, high-value location for investors.

Living in Northern Ireland

Quality of life in Northern Ireland is underpinned by our excellent education and healthcare systems and enhanced by our stunning landscape and first-class cultural attractions.

Skilled workforce

Northern Ireland has an educated workforce with a strong work ethic that consistently impresses investors in the region.

Strategic location

Part of the European Union and with superfast communications to the USA, Northern Ireland is the perfect location for businesses trading globally.

Support packages

Northern Ireland has a strongly pro-business climate. The regional government is committed to supporting business growth, attracting foreign investment and encouraging innovation and entrepreneurship.

Track record

Our track record speaks for itself. In the last five years Northern Ireland has been the second most successful region within the UK for attracting inward investment.


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