GOVERNMENT: SME Loan and Development Programme
The government adopted the Croatian Agency for SMEs, Innovations and Investments (HAMAG-BICRO) loan and development programme for small businesses. The program “Microfinance – the first step into entrepreneurship” to small entrepreneurs in business less than two years provides loans from €1,300 to €15,800.
The programme is intended to stimulate equity investment to innovative small businesses and provide grant aid to companies by the private investors as having potential.
The grant amount ranges from €6,600 to €26,300. Also, HAMAG -BICRO will grant up to €4,000 for the participation in the CeBIT Hannover 2015 and Interop Las Vegas 2015 trade fairs, with the funding to be allocated for the cost of exhibition space.
Proposed by: Ministry of Economy…