Financing & Support measures
The aid scheme for SMEs also provides aid to businesses that are taking part in a trade fair or exhibition in Luxembourg for the first time, allowing them to cover the additional costs of renting, setting up and managing their stand.
The aid for a first-time participation in a national trade fair cannot exceed 25 %. For any investment project, the amount of aid may not be less than EUR 1,000.
The aid may take the form of a capital grant, a recoverable capital advance or an interest relief.
The Chamber of Skilled Trades and Crafts is organising 2 online information sessions to inform future candidates about the master craftsman's certificate and its preparatory training.
The agreement between Luxembourg and Belgium on the social security affiliation of cross-border workers with respect to telework is extended until 31 August 2020.
Due to the Covid-19 crisis, the deadline for signing new apprenticeship contracts for the year 2020 has been extended to 31 December 2020.