The Bulgarian state may start financing the participation of small and medium enterprises at fairs and exhibitions under the OP Innovations and Competitiveness 2014-2020. Executive Director of the Bulgarian Small and Medium Enterprises Promotion Agency Marieta Zaharieva announced at the conference themed Opportunities for Encouragement of the Small and Medium Business was held in the Bulgarian coastal city of Varna on Friday, the press office of the agency announced.
The financing may be a fact under a new project of the agency with which it will apply under the operational programme next year.
The measure will be focused on companies that do not have the means and readiness to attend such events abroad.
In addition, the agency will establish a regional network with the purpose to be closer to the business. There will be six regional offices, which will also cooperate for connections between the big and the small companies.