Procedures, Laws & Regulations
In the 5th of December 2016 the "Entrepreneurship Fund II" has been founded, as an independent unit inside the Hellenic Fund for Entrepreneurship and Development ETEAN SA.
The aim of the Fund is to enhance the competitiveness of enterprises, through the facilitation of access to finance.
Priority is given to the 9 strategic sectors of the Greek economy namely:
The Development Law 4399/2016 "Institutional framework for establishing Private Investment Aid schemes for the country's regional and economic development - Establishing the Development Council and other provisions" aims to promote:
In the last years, a type of property other than that of material goods, namely the Intangible Assets, is showing an important increase. Intangible Assets are a result of human thought and inventiveness, and constitute the Intellectual Asset of a company, an organization or an authority.
What Is Venture Capital
Editor: TANEO S.A., New Economy Development Fund S.A.
Under L. 4019/2011 (Official Gazette Α΄216) a new legal form has been introduced, the Social Cooperative Enterprise (SCE). Below you can find some key information on this new type of corporation, as well as information on how to start a SEC.
How many people are needed to establish a private company (PC)?
“Entrepreneurship Cells” are the new project to be implemented by the Ministry of Education through the Operational Programme “Education and Lifelong Learning” co-financed by the European Social Fund.
The project aims at providing strong support to young people who have distinguished themselves for their business ideas in order to turn them into mature business plans and commercially viable businesses.
The support provided by the “Entrepreneurship Cells” consists of the following:
The Greek Government, through the "Acceleration and transparency in the realisation of Strategic Investments" Law (Fast Track), provides the international and Greek investment community with a stable and transparent investment framework that includes regulations, procedures, and administrative mechanisms for the implementation of major public and private projects. Through the Law, critical factors that have inhibited major investment in Greece are abolished.
With the new law 3982/2011 the licensing procedure for manufacturing enterprises is accelerated, the cost for issuing the permit is reduced and licensing procedures are clarified.
Specifically, as far as the philosophy of the licensing procedure is concerned:
The new law 3982/2011 concerning the establishment, organization and operation of Business Parks aims at supporting regional development and environmental protection, improving infrastructure, particularly in areas with problems of underdevelopment and environmental degradation, strengthening entrepreneurship and employment and improving the competitiveness of established enterprises.
The Business Park is an integrated set of organic structures, services and infrastructure established and operating to support the activities of secondary and tertiary sectors.