Gran Canaria is integrated in the European Union and offers legal certainty for its investors. A suitable strategic location, with excellent infrastructures and communications, with easy connections with Europe, Africa and the Americas.
It is a consolidated touristic destination in the international market, with a wide range of hotel and non-hotel accommodation and leisure offer, in a very attractive environment and excellent life conditions that provides opportunities to develop business in this sector.
The island’s research centres, logistic conditions and attractive framework of incentives, favour the development of innovative and technological activities. The marine and maritime sectors and those related to information technologies or the environment, offer significant development opportunities in the island
Education System and Human resources
The education system of Gran Canaria offers more than 500 state and private centres, meeting all the primary and secondary education needs of the population.
There are 17 high quality international and bilingual schools that satisfy the demand for education in English, German, French and other languages.
The Vocational Training offer is outstanding and around 14,000 students are currently enrolled in the 46 centres that teach more than a hundred specialities to meet the demand from the different productive sectors.
Higher education is provided by the University of Las Palmas of Gran Canaria, which offers 63 different degree courses to the more than 22,500 students that are currently enrolled.
Of those degree courses, 25 are technical degrees, with almost 6,000 current students. The Spanish Open University (UNED) is also present in the island with 4,120 registered students in 2012/2013.
There is also an array of private universities and business schools. One of the most renown business schools of the island is Escoex.
Our latest investment report on Kuwait was recently published in one of the leading Spanish dailies, ABC. FindMe in Kuwait explores the economic perspectives of Kuwait and the country´s future plans to compete with its fast developing neighbours. Once the leading country of the Gulf, Kuwait has remained silent for the past decade. And although many would like to see faster changes, Kuwait is moving, at its pace, to them. Inexorably. Learn about who is who in Kuwait and read what the leaders say about their own future in our upcoming release: FindMe in Kuwait Mobile app.
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Global Gulf Consulting has concluded its latest production on Bahrain, FindMe in Bahrain giving the country a fresh approach after a couple of difficult years of local demonstrations that matched the global recession. Bahrain is a small island in the Arabian Gulf with an incredible potential for logistics, industries and tourism. FindMe in Bahrain was supported by both the public and private sector of Bahrain. Banagas, Nass Corporation, BBK and DHL were GGC strategic partners in the development of the series among others.
FindMe in Bahrain is available at the local bookstores Jashamal and online as well as in the Apple Store. It is a full business leisure and business guide for any investor or visitor interested in traveling to Bahrain or for those that already live there.
FindMe in Saudi offers a multi-faceted overview combining business and leisure, economy and heritage. The book aims to capture the current development of Saudi Arabia in the words of the people who live and work there. It is an authoritative source of information for investors, businessmen and travellers produced to firmly position KSA as an attractive investment destination.
In contains general information about the country´ economic performance and who is who as a sectorial overview and a leisure guide.
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