Liguria: Covid-19 Recovery Actions (NEW 07/07)
Tue, 07/07/2020 - 00:00

Liguria: Covid-19 Recovery Actions on Tourism (NEW 07/07)

  • Tomaso Comazzi
  • Tue, 07/07/2020 - 00:00

The actions

Liguria Region has created an online webpage gathering all the different measures deployed to support the recovery of the COVID-19 outbreak:  www.regione.liguria.it/coronavirus  

Among the measures:

- Guidelines for the reopening of economic and production activities
- Layoff derogation for COVID-19
- Measures in support of business. A section dedicated to the initiatives of the Region starting from the needs of citizens and businesses. Discover the calls and initiatives tailored for you!
- Guidelines for trials

 

Tourism Focus

A section focused on the COVID-19 emergency in the Ligurian tourism website highlights the measures and opportunities available for the tourism businesses of the Region:

 

38.5 million euros to Micro and Small Enterprises of Tourism, Trade and Craftmanship

Thanks to the agreement between the Liguria Region and the banking system, the 5.5-million-euro regional guarantee fund has been activated. It will allow businesses in the trade, tourism and craftmanship sectors to access guaranteed loans at favorable rates (0.75 % per annum), with a 7x multiplier of dedicated public resources that will enable activating over 38.5 million euros.
- from April 10 to September 30, 2020
- resources from 10 thousand to 30 thousand euros


6 million euros for recruitment bonuses in tourism and support for seasonal workers
 

Resulting opportunities for tourism businesses:

- Loans of up to 30 thousand euros reserved for tourism businesses to support corporate liquidity

- Non-refundable grants:

1. Up to 15 thousand euros for Covid security interventions
2. Up to 600 euros of training vouchers for digital skills (for companies benefiting from the call to support e-commerce and smart working)
3. Up to 125 thousand euros to strengthen assets and share business risks - calls from June 30 on LigurCapital

 

- Recruitment bonus in the tourism sector within the extraordinary plan of support to the tourist sector for emergency covid-19. It includes:

3 thousand euros for contracts of 4 months and over
4 thousand euros for contracts of 5 months and over
6 thousand euros for permanent contracts

 

Resulting opportunities for seasonal workers in tourism

Bonus of 500 euros per month for 5 months to participate in specialization courses (smart@attivo)

 

Regulation of furnished apartments for tourist use: https://www.regione.liguria.it/homepage/turismo/appartamenti-ammobiliati-a-uso-turistico.html

 

Supporting Material

- Liguria Region online webpage dedicated to recovery from COVID-19 outbreak
- Ligurian tourism website dedicated to the COVID-19 emergency

 

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