The Agency for Foreign Investments and Export Promotion continues with activities for comprehensive and active promotion of Macedonia as an attractive investment destination.

In this context, Deputy Director of the Agency, Mr. Clement Shekerovski last week held a series of meetings with the management of several foreign companies last week, among which the Bulgarian company Musala Soft, a US - British company Bio City Development, the Greek company Extraco SA, as well as General Manager of the prestigious business magazine Arab Investor which covers countries in the Middle East and North Africa.

The presence of senior officials was used by Mr. Shekerovski for presentation of the opportunities for starting and doing business in the country, as well as familiarizing the guests with the favorable business environment and the partnership of Government with the business community and investors.

At the meetings, the guests expressed their interest to intensify communication with the Agency in the forthcoming period and scan the investment opportunities in several areas including software development, production of materials widely used in construction and mining, investment in the planned free health zones and medical tourism, and greater promotion of the Republic of Macedonia in the MENA countries which have huge investor potential that could be harnessed.