01 May 2020 – Announced framework to assess large companies for additional financial support

This item is sourced from COVID-19 Policy Watch co-ordinated by Policy. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Industry interventions
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Dutch Government has established an assessment framework to help determine whether additional financial support should be provided to large companies greatly impacted by COVID-19 measures.

The aim is to allow a case-by-case assessment of individual companies who are facing financial difficulties and unable to be supported by existing economic relief measures, as to whether or not additional support should be granted to them. Support will be based on a strict criteria, including the need for companies to have strategic economic or social importance.
Full details here: https://www.rijksoverheid.nl/onderwerpen/coronavirus-covid-19/nieuws/2020/05/01/kaders-voor-steun-aan-grote-maatschappelijk-belangrijke-bedrijven