What makes Utrecht a desirable business location?

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Monocle Global is briefing the world about international affairs, business, culture and design.  Take note for what they say about doing business in Utrecht.

The Netherlands’ fourth-largest city is attracting young entrepreneurs in droves. Utrecht is a proving ground for new ideas. Thanks to its manageable size and youthful population (there are 70,000 students here, making it the youngest city in the Netherlands) it is a perfect place to try out an idea. They opt for a slower pace of life and choose to work in one of Europe’s friendliest and best-connected mini hubs.

See the full article by Monocle why the city is ripe for discovery now and what makes Utrecht a desirable business location.

More background information about why Utrecht is twice selected as the EU’s most competitive region: EU Regional Competitiveness Index 2013