The Federal Corporation for development of small and medium-sized businesses and "Agency of development of professional communities and workers "WorldSkills Russia" signed a cooperation agreement. About it reported in a press release received on Tuesday, November 1, in edition".ru"
The document was signed by the head of the "WorldSkills" Robert Prasowym and CEO of SME Corporation Alexander Braverman. According to the latter, promoting entrepreneurship as a profession among the younger audience today is one of the most important tasks. "I am confident that the collaboration with WorldSkills will strengthen work in this direction", — said Braverman.
13 October it became known that in Russia will improve conditions of granting of Bank guarantees for small business. SME Bank will reduce the fee for granting Bank guarantees to companies of small and medium business from 1.25 percent to 0.75. In the SME Bank noted that the fee reduction will expand access of SMEs to credit resources.