European Commission News On State Aid And COVID-19 Emergency

European Commission News On State Aid And COVID-19 Emergency

The European Commission has decided to extend, until 31 December 2021, the temporary framework for state aid measures adopted on 19 March 2020 to support the economy in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Commission has also decided to “broaden its scope by increasing the ceilings set in it and allowing the conversion of some repayable instruments into direct grants until the end of next year”.

Commission – Press release – January 28, 2021