navalia

The Canary Islands strengthens their position as a leader in the naval sector at Spain’s premier fair in Vigo

Around twenty companies from the Canary Islands are attending Navalia, the third most important event in southern Europe From the 21st to the 23rd of May, a public and private delegation from the Canary Islands will be in Vigo for…
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Animation studios from the United Kingdom and Denmark are keenly interested in the benefits that Canarias offers to the sector

During the renowned Animayo festival and the prestigious Quirino Awards in Canarias, two visits were organized to highlight the advantages of the Canary Islands ecosystem for the animation industry Proexca organized two visits last week in the Canary Islands to…
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Canarias removes the cap on tax incentives for the audiovisual sector, cementing its position as the top choice for production companies worldwide.

This move underscores the Canary Islands government’s commitment to the sector, which already showed promising signs in 2023 and foresees an even more productive 2024. Last Tuesday, the Canary Island’s Government approved changes to the fiscal incentive scheme for audiovisual…
colombia

Canarias is emerging as a prime destination for startups in LATAM, spearheaded by the Canarias Latam Tech program, alongside a corporate visit to Colombia.

The Government of the Canary Islands is heading to Colombia to engage with institutions and professionals at the “Canarias as a Hub for International Business” event. Led by Gustavo González de Vega, Vice-Counselor of Economy and Internationalization and Vice President…
smart destinations

Canarias is solidifying its position as a leader in Smart Islands technology.

At the 2024 International Smart Destinations Fair (FIDI) in Curitiba, Brazil, the Smart Island Fuerteventura project was presented as a shining example of intelligent territory management. The event attracted hundreds of tech experts, industry leaders, and officials from around the…
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The Audiovisual sector of the Canary Islands now contributes 3% to the GDP

The positive data from 2023 in this sector reinforces the Government of the Canary Islands’ dedication to fostering its growth. Cultural industries in the archipelago already represent 3% of the GDP, with the audiovisual sector showing particular promise, yet to…
wind europe 2024

The Canary Islands is solidifying its position as the future of offshore marine wind energy in Spain

The national and international success showcased at Wind Europe 2024 highlights the sector’s growth in the archipelago in the coming years. Teresa Ribera, Minister for Ecological Transition and Demographic Challenge, announced the creation of the Spanish Wind Industry Charter during…
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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria hosted the IMPA Las Palmas international event last week, one of the five annual meetings organized by the International Marine Purchasing Association.

The event was carried out in collaboration with Provicanarias and received support from the Government of the Canary Islands through Proexca. By becoming the host city for this international event, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria joined the exclusive group of…
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The visit of Latin American companies, looking to establish their presence in the Canary Islands for expansion, has successfully concluded.

Several of these technology-based firms are now seriously contemplating the feasibility of operating from the Canary Islands. The companies that participated in this immersive week expressed their contentment with the favorable conditions that the Canary Islands offer for their projects.…
Researcher at Arquimea Center

Canary Islands’ Tax Incentives for Science Drive Employment in R&D

Over the past three years, the region has witnessed an impressive 50% surge in individuals dedicated to the R&D sector across the archipelago. The number of professionals engaged in this sector, both within corporate entities and as independent researchers, has…