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Attracting foreign investment as a crucial factor for stability in low and middle-income economies

27.11.2019

WB6 CIF Secretary General Mr. Safet Gerxhaliju, together with representatives from the private sector, chambers of commerce, and business associations from South-East European countries, participated at the event organized by the OSCE and the Southeast European Cooperation Initiative (SECI) in Vienna.

Photo: OSCE/Dzevad Sarac

All the participants stressed the importance of attracting foreign investment as a crucial factor for stability in low and middle-income economies.

During the seminar, participants discussed the perspectives of the private sector and obstacles faced while conducting business in South-Eastern Europe. Experts from different international and regional organizations also highlighted economic governance issues that are integral to a healthy investment climate such as legal and regulatory frameworks, and integrity and transparency, among others.

The workshop concluded with a set of recommendations and examples of good practices for the private sector, business associations, and international and regional organizations to consider in promoting a positive investment climate in the region.

https://www.osce.org/secretariat/439232