MIL OSI Translation. Region: Germany / Deutschland –
Source: Switzerland – Canton Bern Government in German
Headline: Coronavirus – 208 million for hardship cases in the canton – Bern will process the submissions of the companies from January
The government council has approved the cantonal ordinance on hardship measures for companies in connection with the Covid-19 epidemic. This regulates the payment of support contributions in accordance with the federal program. Two different sub-programs are planned: à-fonds-perdu-contributions as immediate support and guarantees. In total, the canton of Bern has around 208 million francs available for hardship measures. A good 70 million of this will be borne by the Canton of Bern. The government council has approved the corresponding credit line.
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