Obuda Gate centre has classic, panoramic views of the River Danube, Margaret Bridge, Margaret Island and Budapest's Parliament building. Based in a commercial district on the Buda side of the capital, the centre offers a convenient, up-market business location with access to Budapest's many financial institutions, corporate headquarters and offices on both sides of the river. Budapest is also the centre of the country's research and development industry and hosts a full range research facilities and disciplines.The Hungarian Academy of Sciences and most of its research institutes operates in the capital, along with the majority of university and business research units. The number of small-to-medium businesses in the city is growing. However, traditional industry and manufacturing still has a strong presence, with companies involved in metallurgy, construction materials, processed foods, textiles, chemicals and motor vehicle manufacturing operating in the city and its environs.