Barclays Eagle Lab Isle of ManBarclays Eagle Labs launch a new co-working space in the Isle of Man's capital, Douglas.
Barclays Eagle Labs are a community resource that offer a range of resources including co-working space, expert mentoring, training workshops, a fully-equipped 'MakerSpace' to support rapid prototype development, and private office space for scale up businesses.
The Isle of Man Eagle Lab will offer 5,000 square feet of collaborative working space for individuals, businesses, community groups and schools. In the Isle of Man you'll find the standard rate of corporate income tax at 0%, the rate of tax on income from land and property at 20% and with the benefits of the Key Employee Concession, the Isle of Man could be an ideal place for you and your business to call home.
Simon Scott, country head for Barclays in the Isle of Man, said:
"Eagle Labs play a pivotal role by fostering innovation, driving local economic growth, developing digital empowerment in the local community and facilitating business success so I'm thrilled that Barclays is making this investment in the Isle of Man."
The Isle of Man Eagle Lab will facilitate and provide coding, 3D printing and hackathons. With a wealth of ICT jobs in demand and with some of the largest ICT and e-Gaming companies on Island, you'll be itching to get yourself involved to showcase your skills to any potential employers.
"The Eagle Lab concept originates in the UK, but has been made possible in the Isle of Man through our partnership with the Chamber of Commerce and Department for Enterprise."
This facility showcases the willingness of the Isle of Man government to aid the growth of innovation and new businesses on the Isle of Man, and with business confidence at a high, there are plenty of opportunities waiting to be discovered!
Whether you're a start-up business or a small to medium enterprise, here at Locate.im we understand the relocation process can seem daunting, but our dedicated team will guide you on your journey, from finding the perfect location for your business to helping you understand how we can fund and support your venture. Check out our 'Doing business in the Isle of Man' article to discover the many reasons why the Isle of Man is a jurisdiction of choice for business.
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