Moldovan PM has meeting with AmCham members in Bucharest
16:03 | 13.09.2022 Category: Official
Chisinau, 13 September /MOLDPRES/ - Prime Minister Natalia Gavrilita has had a discussion with representatives of companies members of the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Bucharest. The PM informed the business people present at the event about the present context in the political and economic sectors in Moldova and set forth the cabinet’s visions for the next period, the government’s communication and protocol department has reported.
Natalia Gavrilita said that, at present, decision-makers were making significant efforts to enhance the country’s resilience to the crises of any kind. Moreover, the prime minister showed confidence with the fact that, despite the difficulties triggered by the armed conflict in Ukraine, there were real opportunities and hopes of economic re-launch. In this respect, the cabinet is intensely concerned about the creation of friendly and predictable conditions for investors.
„We want to facilitate, as far as it is possible, the attraction of investments in Moldova. We have managed to make essential changes to the Labour Code, in order to facilitate the employment and dismissal of staff. We take efforts to reform and clean the justice sector, eradicate the corruption, advance the agenda of digitalization and launching projects due to make the fiscal policy more attractive. We are also anchored in a string of projects on stimulating the emerging and essential industries, on simplifying the interaction of the business environment with the state – through the setting up of the Organization for Entrepreneurship’s Development (ODA) and next week we will launch an innovative instrument of financing projects launched by small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs),’’ the PM added.
The prime minister answered questions by business people and together analyzed opportunities opened by the status of country candidate for EU, got by Moldova last summer, such as the deepening of the commercial relations, enhancing the investment potential, as well as the access to additional financial resources.