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Iberdrola, top 12 companies that most support startups in Europe!

Iberdrola, among the 12 companies that most support startups in Europe, according to the Europe’s Corporate Startup Stars Awards Europa Press ,  6 Dec 2018 12: 43h. Iberdrola has been awarded as one of the 12 largest European companies that collaborate most with startups in Europe , according to the Europe’s Corporate Startup Stars Awards . These awards, recently presented by the Vice […]

Santander, AXA Appeal EU Challenge To Spanish Tax Break

By Jack Schickler Law360 (January 31, 2019, 1:45 PM EST) — Santander Bank and insurance company AXA are appealing a November European Union court ruling that deemed a Spanish corporate tax break to be a breach of the bloc’s competition laws, according to documents published by the court. The cases, filed Jan. 25 and appearing on the court’s website Wednesday, […]

Artificial intelligence ‘made in Spain’ to compete with Amazon Alexa

Intellectual Property & EU Tax Incentives in Spain & Canary islands Nacho Palou , Digital Economy 14 Dec 2018 16: 41h. A Spanish company has created a virtual assistant with AI that anticipates the needs of the user.  His application was the first to communicate in conversational language in Spanish.  It has received a great update and can be downloaded and used for free.  It is […]

Canary Islands are UK Companies Solution for No Deal Brexit!

In light of the Brexit uncertainty, regardless of one’s personal stance, EU subsidiary corporate structures have become a popular provision for many clients, with Spain’s Canary Islands emerging as the front runner. Uncertainty over the UK’s post-brexit relationship with the EU has caused concern for business owners and investors alike, however, many business owners are […]

The EU’s Best Kept Business Secret

Europe’s Biggest Business Secret, Since the year 2000, this European location has attracted international businesses like Kinross, Rolls Royce Marine and AtoS, in addition to fast-growing digital businesses with global ambitions. This location has, the same time zone as the UK, Euro currency, Spanish & English is widely spoken, and boasts daily direct flight to […]

“The Guardian” – Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Top 5 Places to Live & Work

Why Canary Islands is an Entrepreneurial Paradise, AND NOT a Fiscal Paradise! The Guardian News published an article ranking Santa Cruz de Tenerife in it’s top 5 places in the world to live! But why has this popular tourist destination ranked so highly with business highflyers, and what secrets does it really have to offer? […]

US & UK Companies, Choose Canary Islands for West Africa Investment

US & UK Companies, Choose Canary Islands for EU & West Africa Base!   As an emerging market, West Africa offers many opportunities for established Western and Asian companies. In West Africa alone there’s a potential workforce of 350 million people, the population has increased 5 fold since 1950 and the United Nations has ranked […]

Atari Founder Nolan Bushnell, Why Global Digital Companies are Setting Up Here?

Atari Founder Nolan Bushnell… Why Global Digital Companies are placing their International Offices here?   You’d be forgiven for thinking every Tech Company with a global potential sets up in Silicon Valley, after all it is a hotbed for innovative and disruptive technologies! Since 2010, CIC has advocated the Canary Islands as the perfect location […]

Why The Canary Islands are “NOT” a Tax Haven

With high profile cases of some of the world’s largest companies being scrutinised for what has been described as “Aggressive Tax Structures” it’s easy to understand why the simple mention of a “Tax Incentive” is met with fierce opposition from parts of society. We’ve all heard the phrases… “Tax Dodgers” “Tax Cheats” “Elitists” etc. Whilst for […]