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The next big outsourcing hub: A tiny country where IT is top priority

Moldova Posted on Sat, May 02, 2015 16:00:36

A child of two worlds, caught between East and West and just outside European Union’s border, the Republic of Moldova is building up its IT and telecoms sector at warp speed, managing to attract large companies thanks to its proximity to Western Europe and costs that are cheaper than Romania or Bulgaria.

Tax exemptions and low salaries – ranging from $350 per month for a junior developer to $1,000 for an experienced one – have lured businesses to Moldova. Outsourcing companies such as Endava and Pentalog are planning to hire hundreds of IT professionals in Moldova in the near future, knowing that the country’s culture is compatible with both the Western world and the Russian-speaking region.

This article by ZDnet gives you more insights about the opportunities for Swedish and Scandinavian IT companies in Moldova – one of the few countries in Europe to have a Ministry of Technology,



Don´t miss our Daily Magazines from Southeast Europe

Regional info/economy Posted on Sat, May 02, 2015 09:10:18

Did you know that the Chamber of Commerce publishes four Daily Newspapers? Every morning you´ll find new issues with the latest and hottest news in areas like politics, business, sports, leisure and many others.
Here are the daily magazines, just click on the name of the paper you want to read.

Serbia Daily
Macedonia Daily
Moldova Daily
Southeast Europe Daily

And subscription is free of course.