Why Basel Area

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Welcome to the Basel Area: the Swiss business hub of the future. Here, at the heart of the continent, where excellent transport and infrastructure connections combine with a highly skilled workforce, attractive tax rates and an enviable quality of life, you’ll find a natural choice for establishing headquarters or growing a business.

In addition to being the undisputed leader in the life sciences sector, the Basel Area presents a strong ecosystem for a number of other industries, such as health technology, medtech, precision engineering, logistics, and trade and consumer goods. Discover how Basel Area Business & Innovation can help your business prosper.

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Discover why these top global companies chose to locate in the Basel Area.

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6 steps to setting up your business

Whether you're relocating your headquarters, setting up a new marketing and sales division, or opening a research and development facility, it's never been easier to get your team on the ground in the Basel Area.
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Latest news

TÜV NORD CERT opens office in Basel
Basel Area Business & Innovation, Invest

TÜV NORD CERT opens office in Basel

The certification specialist TÜV NORD CERT has opened its own office in Basel. From here, customers across the whole of...

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Typewise presents new smartphone keyboard
Basel Area Business & Innovation, Innovation, Invest

Typewise presents new smartphone keyboard

The startup Typewise is presenting the third generation of its virtual keyboard for smartphones. Typewise 3.0 uses a new patented...

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