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In the heart of Europe with a quality road, air, rail and maritime infrastructure that provides connections to Europe and an excellent starting point to enter the Western Balkans markets.

Innovative oriented

Home to many innovative, researchoriented companies operating in the most competitive foreign markets, positioned high in the value chains of the world's most established suppliers and brands.

High quality

Highly educated, technologically welltrained workforce.


Favourable business environment, open,to foreign investments and development opportunities.

High quality
of life

Pristine nature, sophisticated infrastructure, comfortable living conditions, exceptional safety and short distances between various urban centres which are easily accessible, Maribor and Slovenia offer the highest possible quality of life.

Open a company
in 5 days

Several large companies have an office or an R&D department in Maribor, where they employ an extraordinarily talented workforce. The workforce in this area is known for being multilingual, with many speaking German in addition to English. Indeed, there are at least four reasons that distinguish the second largest city in Slovenia from other cities in the wider area and thus offer investors good opportunities for business development or security and growth of their investment:


Opening a
new company

You can register a new company in Slovenia within 5 days. It takes only two procedures to complete the registration, which are free of charge. The minimum required capital to open a limited liability company is €7,500. To simplify the business registration procedures, the state has introduced a VEM-SPOT information point:

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