Tourism Support Programme

Direct loans to finance SMEs

The Bulgarian Development Bank has launched a new product aimed at some of the businesses most affected by the Covid pandemic - the hotel and restaurant industry. Micro-, small- and medium-sized companies in these sectors can benefit from preferential financing, even if they have arrears of up to 90 days.

Up to BGN 750 000 for companies with up to 249 employees

Working capital financing

Up to BGN 500 000 for companies with up to 49 employees

Estimated interest rate of 2.82%

Liquidity assistance for restaurant proprietors

Funding for restaurant proprietors, including startups. Working capital for funds needed to pay for inventory, payroll, labor and overhead expenses including rent and advertising costs; to refinance existing obligations to the government and to vendors; to refinance existing obligations to financial institutions (including those up to 90 days past due); for refreshment and renovation.

Liquidity assistance for hotel proprietors

Financing for hotel proprietors that have not ceased operations in 2020 and 2021. Available to finance companies with arrears of up to 90 days and companies operating at an operating loss for two of the years between 2018 and 2021 (based on preliminary 2021 accounts). Borrowers are required to operate at an operating profit in 2018 and 2019.

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