Title Law 8/1997 on Investment

Date of adoption



April 1997


Entry into force


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This law overrules previous laws on investment. The law grants benefits to investors subject to the needs of the State. In addition, the law does not jeopardise any tax benefits granted to investors under different regimes and offers tax exemptions on different projects. Finally, the law stipulates that expropriations and nationalizations will not be permitted.