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COVID-19, EU’s new Marshall Plan

European Union launches a new Marshall Plan to address the COVID-19 crisis:2,770 billion euros, divided in various expenditure headings. Created to combat unemployment, the SURE fund has seen the addition of the Fund for the needy, the Aid to fishermen and farmers, the Plan to recalibrate all aids of cohesion [...]

Europe, a reserve for the member States to fight against COVID-19

A stock, in order to enable all EU Member States to quickly obtain the supplies needed to fight coronavirus, has been activated by the European Commission through the project “rescEU”. It will include a stockpile in common of emergency medical supplies, which will be stored in one or more Member [...]

COSME program, call for the development of sustainable tourism

As part of the Program for the Competitiveness of Enterprises and SMEs, a call for tenders for the development of sustainable tourism was published. The aim of the COSME call, Competitiveness of enterprises and Small and Medium-sized Enterprises is to promote sustainable tourism and the capacity of SMEs in the [...]

Funding 2021-2027, new partnerships for Horizon Europe

Horizon Europe will be the name of the new programme which, from January 1st 2021 to December 31st 2027, will replace Horizon 2020, maintaining its structure, objectives and aims. The budget allocated for the European research and innovation program is around 100 billion euros and the current Commission proposal - [...]

EU Funding 2021-2027: the Horizon Europe program

Last March, the European Parliament and the Council reached a provisional agreement on the European Commission's proposal for the new Horizon Europe initiative, the EU's research and innovation program that will replace Horizon 2020. Horizon Europe will have a total budget of 100 billion euros with an increase of 33 [...]

Export support for SMEs, call for the Bee Net project

The objective of the Bee Net Project is to select ten Business Networks among the companies registered in its platform. The call has been published on July 22 in the context of initiatives related to "Bee Net - Building European Export Networks". The project is co-financed by the European Union [...]

Industry, internationalization project “Sardinia beyond the sea "

The internationalization project “ Sardinia beyond the sea ", based on the second Call of the Regional Operational Program of the European Regional Development Fund 2014-20, Action 3.4.1.”Promotion in foreign markets in favour of mixed partnerships", has been published by the Regional Department of Industry. The appointment for a presentation [...]

A special economic zone in Sardinia, to attract businesses and investments

A special economic zone, spanning 2,770 hectares, will serve to attract businesses and investments. It will involve the six ports with the respective back-port areas. These are, in short, the characteristics of the ZES (Special Economic Zone), a " network" economic zone, which the Regional Government has decided to create [...]

Invitalia: Smart & Start Italia

“ Smart & Start Italia ” is a funding scheme aimed at supporting the creation and development of innovative, high-tech start-ups throughout the country, to stimulate a new entrepreneurial culture linked to the digital economy, to enhance the results scientific and technological research. The following subjects are considered eligible for [...]