Investment Policy Measures

4 results
Gabon

Gabon

14 Apr 2022

Creates a new Special Economic Zone - the Mpassa-Lebombi

On 14 April 2022, the Government announced the construction of a new Special Economic Zone (SEZ), the Mpassa-Lebombi, in the south-eastern province of Haut-Ogooué. The SEZ aims at attracting investment in the agricultural and forestry [...]

Gabon

Gabon

16 Jul 2019

Adoption of new Hydrocarbon Code to promote oil sector investment

The Hydrocarbon Code (Law No. 002/2019 of 16 July 2019) reduces the State's participation in the capital of oil operating companies from 20% to 10% and increases oil cost recovery cap to 70% and 75% (crude oil); 80 and 90% (natural [...]

Gabon

Gabon

01 Jan 2012

Tax incentives for companies in the cement and wood industries

The Finance Law for 2012, inter alia, exempts companies operating in the cement industry from corporate income tax and VAT and reduces the withholding tax rate. Also, it exempts companies operating in the wood industry from corporate [...]

Gabon

Gabon

09 Sep 2011

Launches special economic zone

Gabon launched the biggest special economic zone (SEZ) in West and Central Africa, aiming to attract $1.1 billion a year in foreign investments via tax breaks. It offers firms that set up in the 1,126-hectare zone in the town of Nkok, [...]

Number of policy measures per economy (since 01 Jan 2010) 1 87