April 16, 2012

Basque businesses increase their technology commitment with a 7% increase in applications for R+D subsidy programmes

The Department of Industry, Innovation, Trade and Tourism’s seven technology innovation subsidy programmes have received almost 1,800 applications from companies in response to the 2012 call. Etorgai, the scheme’s “star” programme, geared to projects leveraging the Basque economy, has received a 47% increase in applications, with private investment of 380 million euros. Spri, 16/04/2012 Applications...
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Kutxabank and the Basque Government sign an agreement to fund in-company training abroad

The Government granted 32 scholarships in 2009 and 500 this year, with 7.5 million euros funding. Kutxabank will fund 100 of the scholarships and will contribute 1.5 million euros as part of a joint initiative by the BBK, Kutxa and Caja Vital Welfare Funds. There are two types of scholarships: 100 Internationalisation Scholarships for university...
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