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Setting up a business in Trinidad and Tobago is quite straight forward.
The Government of the Republic of Trinidad & Tobago (GORTT) encourages foreign direct investment in almost all sectors, with specific focus on the non-energy targeted sectors.
Trinidad and Tobago's success in energy has fueled its rapid development into one of the most industrialized and cost-effective nations in the Caribbean and Central America.
Trinidad and Tobago is a twin island republic situated below the hurricane belt, at the southern-most end of the Caribbean archipelago.
Edan K. Properties manages many complex projects - from purchase to conceptualization, financing and site development. In its role as facilitator, InvesTT has worked alongside Edan K. and played a significant role over the years in the fast-tracking of processes required to implement multi-faceted development projects.
InvesTT facilitated company registration and access to import duty concessions for equipment, engaged the Ministry of Energy & Energy Industries on the placement and inspection of their LPG tanks as well as facilitated smooth entry at Immigration for foreign engineers needed to install equipment and train local staff.
Located in St. Augustine Trinidad, Virtana Inc. is an outsourcing company that delivers high quality robotics software solutions to international technology companies, utilizing engineering graduates based in Trinidad and Tobago.
The Agency’s aim is not simply to secure investments but to ensure an excellent investor experience.
As the world canvas changes to adapt to the ongoing pandemic and the ensuing impact to all areas of life, Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and Local Direct Investment (LDI) will be key to the recuperation of the Trinidad and Tobago economy. So too, will be the role of all stakeholders who contribute in any part to the local investment eco-system. InvesTT, in its capacity as the national Investment Promotion Agency (IPA) provides business facilitation services to support the establishment and expansion of international and local businesses here in Trinidad and Tobago.
The recipient of multiple international awards in recognition of its delivery of excellent service, the IPA is forging ahead to enhance its services offered to investors. Charged with the provision of investment facilitation and aftercare services, InvesTT’s Investor Services Division provides a slate of standard facilitation services which include assistance with application for grants and incentives, letters of smooth entry and real estate sourcing with a keen focus on available space at state owned industrial parks. The efficacy of the Division however, lies in its ability to provide customized services tailored to satisfy the unique requirements of each investor.
The Agency has been acknowledged by investors for its strategic interventions across a number of investment projects. John Hadad, Group Co-CEO HADCO, spoke highly of his experience with InvesTT’s services subsequent to receiving assistance from the agency with HADCO’s Creamery Novelties project.
He was happy to endorse the IPA’s effective facilitation stating, “InvesTT’s the ‘Ghostbusters’ of business. They get rid of barriers and ensure things are done the right way. Their willingness to see things happen, was a constant driver in all interactions with the agency.
The Agency’s aim is not simply to secure investments but to ensure an excellent investor experience. The latter is highly dependent on InvesTT’s expert knowledge of the required business establishment processes and on its working relationship with key stakeholders in the business development ecosystem.
High on the IPA’s list of goals is to increase its collaborative efforts across regulatory agencies, ministerial bodies, and other business support organizations to bring this value promise to realization. One of InvesTT’s first action items for 2021 was to express the IPA’s heartfelt appreciation to its stakeholders whose assistance aided in advancing investment projects in 2020.
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