Members of the Association of Mechanical Engineering and Metalworking Industries of Latvia (MASOC) visited Rēzekne and Rēzekne SEZ on July 6 and 7. In scope of the visit representatives of MASOC had a meeting with Rēzekne SEZ Authority, visited Rēzekne Academy of Technologies and enterprises SIA “LEAX Rēzekne” RSEZ and SIA “NOOK Ltd”.Read more
By virtue of initiative and support of “NewFuels” RSEZ SIA, “Energy Resources CHP” RSEZ SIA and “Deloitte Latvia” and in close cooperation with Rēzekne SEZ Authority, on June 8 seminar for special economic zone enterprises was organized in Rēzekne. In scope of the seminar the representatives of leading Latvian finance and legal consulting company “Deloitte Latvia” delivered presentations, introducing entrepreneurs to the upcoming tax reform in Latvia and the topical questions of investment protection and operation of enterprises in the special economic zone.Read more
In comparison with the special economic zones I had turned to, before making the final decision where to start up a business, RSEZ Authority was very responsive and helpful. The Authority provided a feedback that is important to any entrepreneur.
My former experience of doing business in Latvia and other countries proves that there is both the necessity and opportunity to establish a large scale logistics park near the EU border with Russia. Rail connection is an essential part of such an operation and therefore Rēzekne was the best option.
When the decision to build a wood pellet plant in Latvia was made, the decision to locate that plant in Rēzekne City was made for a number of compelling reasons. Firstly, with Rēzekne being in a special economic zone, this provided good business incentives that will enhance our return on investment.