First Deputy Prime Minister Andrei Belousov announced that the list of categories of activities that fall under the conditions of the program of concessional loans for salaries (FOT 3.0) will be expanded, according to the Izvestia newspaper according to the meeting with entrepreneurs. Six more codes of the All-Russian Classifier of Economic Activities (OKVED) will be added to the list of eligible industries.
The payroll 3.0 program is designed to preserve jobs at enterprises. It provides for the issuance of loans at a rate of 3% up to RUB 500 million. provided that the employer retains at least 90% of jobs. The government announced the resumption of the program in October, following a public holiday due to the spread of the coronavirus.
Industries covered by the program:
- repair of computers, personal and household items (OKVED 95);
- additional education for children and adults (OKVED 85.41);
- dental practice (OKVED 86.23);
- washing and dry cleaning of textiles and fur products (OKVED 96.01);
- provision of services by hairdressers and beauty salons (OKVED 96.02);
- provision of childcare services (OKVED 88.91).
The expanded program, originally developed for small and medium-sized businesses, will also include large enterprises from the catering and cultural spheres, the newspaper notes. We will remind, in anticipation of the introduction of non-working days in Russia, the public ombudsman in the field of small and medium-sized businesses, the founder of the Anderson network, Anastasia Tatulova, reported that she had discussed payroll 3.0 with the Ministry of Economy.
According to the latest data from the COVID-19 operational headquarters, 1106 people have died from coronavirus in Russia over the past day – this is the maximum since the beginning of the pandemic. A total of 232,775 people have died since the start of the pandemic.
On the situation with coronavirus in Russia – in the material “Kommersant” “Bed Front”.