Croatia is a member state of the European Union. It is located in south-eastern Europe, in the area between the Adriatic Sea and the Pannonian Basin. The country boasts historical heritage and natural beauty. These features have contributed to strong and continuous development of tourism, which made Croatia well-known all over the world. Multinational companies have been operating in Croatia for decades. There are many good reasons for doing business in Croatia, and its EU membership has raised further its attraction for investment and made it a platform for doing business in south-eastern Europe.