Applications to the operative programs for economical development and Central Hungary regional development (GOP, KMOP) can be submitted from tomorrow on.
Nearly Ft 13 billion (€50 million, $68 million) funding will be distributed through the programs. Ft 5.8 billion will go to fund technological development of enterprises based in small, disadvantaged areas. Applications can be submitted by December 31 for up to 30% funding of projects. Maximum funding applied for to date is Ft 500 million (€1.94 million, $2.62 million) in GOP and Ft 150 million in KMOP. The programs are also designed to provide funding for international service centers, quality insurance and standard systems, e-commerce and other e-services. (Napi Gazdaság)