The Democratic Republic of Congo has a population of 88 million people with growing industries including mining, agriculture, and fishing. There are many opportunities for companies to expand and grow, with a variety of company formations available to get started.

Some labor and payroll considerations:

  • Employment contracts must be written
  • Minimum wage is 7,075 Congolese francs per day
  • Income tax and social security is withheld from employee pay
  • Employers must contribute to social security
  • There are 2 types of work visas for foreign workers
  • Foreign workers can only make up 15% of each company’s workforce

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