The Ministry of Tourism and Sports announced J.public call for small grants to assist travel agencies and tour operators for which funds from the state budget in the amount of HRK 36 million were provided.
The aim of granting support to travel agencies is to reimburse part or all of the paid operating costs, provided that the total amount of support cannot exceed 10.000 kuna per employee in the travel agency (compared to the average number of employees annually for 2020).
Grants can be received by travel agencies that in 2020 suffered a decline in operating revenues compared to 2019 of at least 75% and which are small businesses (medium, small and micro companies outside the public sector and crafts).
Let us remind you, the Government of the Republic of Croatia adopted Decision on adoption of the program for assistance to the affected activities from the transport sector, tourism sector and industry of cultural and artistic events for the initiation and normalization of current business due to the current pandemic COVID - 19, which continues with assistance measures targeted at the affected sectors, including the tourism sector. The goal of the Program is to contribute to the initiation and normalization of current operations due to the current pandemic, through a measure of one-time state aid of small value.
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