Armenia. VTB bank joins the governmental 3rd assistance action programme aimed at mitigating the liquidity risk of SMEs to offset consequences of coronavirus pandemic jointly with the Ministry of Economy and the Investment Support Center.
Coronavirus Global Response: European Investment Bank and European Commission pledge additional €4.9 billion
The ‘Global Goal: Unite for our Future' pledging summit organised on 27 June by the European Commission and Global Citizen mobilised €6.15 billion in additional funding to help develop and ensure equitable access to coronavirus vaccines, tests and treatments.
Armenia. 820 SMEs have already received assistance from the Armenian government through its 3rd action. Ministry of Economy suggests applying for preferential loans up to a maximum of 50mln AMD (more than US$ 104,500) by June 30, 2020.
ITC supported dozens of companies to participate in 2020’s entirely virtual United Fresh LIVE! trade fair. Dozens of fresh produce companies trading in everything from avocados to hazelnuts from Africa and Eastern Europe have participated in a unique online edition of a leading fruit and vegetable trade fair.