Doing Business in Liechtenstein

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Syllabus of the Subject - Doing Business in Liechtenstein. Vaduz.

  1. Introduction to Principality of Liechtenstein (Central Europe)
  2. Liechtensteinian Economy
  3. Doing Business in Vaduz
  4. Liechtensteinian Foreign Trade
  5. Foreign Direct Investment in Liechtenstein
  6. Access to the Liechtensteinian Market
  7. Business Plan for Liechtenstein

The objectives of the subject “Doing Business in Liechtenstein” are the following:

  1. To analyse the Liechtensteinian Economy and Foreign Trade
  2. To evaluate the business opportunities in the Liechtensteinian Market
  3. To analyse the trade relations of Liechtenstein with the country of the student
  4. To know the Liechtenstein's free trade agreements
  5. To develop a business plan for the Liechtensteinian Market
The Subject (e-learning) “Foreign Trade and Business in Liechtenstein” is part of the following Higher Education Programs taught by EENI (Business School) and the Hispano-African University of International Business:
  1. Course: EFTA States
  2. Doctorate: Europe
  3. Professional Master's Programs (e-learning): International Business, Europe

Liechtenstein Recommendations for the Liechtensteiner students

Course learning materials in Higher Education in English + Tertiary Education in Spanish Liechtenstein Post-secondary Education in French Liechtenstein Study in Portuguese Liechtenstein.

  1. Credits of the subject “Doing Business in Liechtenstein”: 1 ECTS
  2. Duration: one week

EFTA-Albania Free Trade Agreement (FTA)

Description of the Subject (Online Learning): Doing Business in Liechtenstein

EFTA-Macedonia Free Trade Agreement (FTA)

The Principality of Liechtenstein (Europe)

  1. Liechtensteinian Capital: Vaduz
  2. Liechtensteinian Official Language: German
  3. Area: 160 square kilometres
  4. Liechtensteinian Population: 36,925 people
  5. Type of Government: Constitutional Monarchy
  6. Borders of Liechtenstein: Austria and Switzerland

Religion in Liechtenstein: Catholicism (Christianity)

Liechtenstein belongs to the Western Christian Civilisation (European Economic Area)

Liechtensteinian Economy.

  1. The Principality of Liechtenstein is considered as a tax haven, despite being part of the European Economic Area
  2. It is estimated that more than 73,000 companies are registered in Liechtenstein, this represents 30% of the principal's income
  3. Liechtensteinian GDP per capita: 141,100 dollars
  4. Currency: Swiss Franc
  5. Approximately 32% of the principal's income is invested in research and development
  6. Main Liechtensteinian economic sectors: tourism and financial services

EFTA-Bosnia and Herzegovina Free Trade Agreement (FTA)

Liechtensteinian Foreign Trade.

  1. Liechtenstein as a member of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) has trade agreements with Chile, Serbia, Macedonia, Georgia, Colombia, Peru, Mexico, Albania, Egypt, Ukraine, the Southern African Customs Union (SACU), Tunisia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Turkey, Morocco, Montenegro, Lebanon, Jordan, Singapore, India, Korea, the Philippines, the Gulf Cooperation Council (CCG), Central America etc
  2. Main Liechtensteinian Exports: small machinery, dental products, seals, fittings, ceramics
  3. Main Liechtensteinian Imports: agricultural products, raw materials, machinery, metal products, textiles, food products, vehicles
  4. Top Liechtensteinian Trading Partners: Switzerland, Austria and Germany

EFTA-Georgia Free Trade Agreement (FTA)

International economic relations of Liechtenstein

  1. European Free Trade Association (EFTA)
  2. United Nations
  3. International Chamber of Commerce
  4. World Bank
  5. World Trade Organisation
  6. European Investment Bank (EIB)
  7. Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
  8. International Monetary Fund (IMF)
  9. Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE)

Examples of the subject - Foreign Trade and Business in Liechtenstein:

Samples - EFTA

EFTA-Turkey Free Trade Agreement (FTA)

EFTA-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement (FTA)

EFTA-Jordan Free Trade Agreement (FTA)

EFTA-Morocco Free Trade Agreement (FTA)

Colombia-EFTA Free Trade Agreement (FTA)

Canada-EFTA States Free Trade Agreement (FTA)

EFTA-Montenegro Free Trade Agreement (FTA)



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