The Special Secretariat of Competitiveness reminds that via the Operational Programme of "Competitiveness", of the Ministry of Development, there are two proclamations, which concern
enterprises. The first one concerns the subsidy to assist with costs of borrowing and financial leasing of small and very small enterprises and is carried out by the Credit Guarantee Fund of Small
and Very Small Enterprises (TEMPME). The present energy is aiming at contributing to the improvement of competitiveness by increasing the degree of access for small and very small enterprises in
sources of financing and reducing the cost of lending. The action addresses at existing or new founded small and very small enterprises, located in Greece, occupying until 20 workers and presenting
annual turnover 10 millions euros. The application’s duration is until 1st September 2008.