RLWeek February 19-25, 2024: Updates on various state funds, state aid schemes, and the national ecotourism strategy

Limit on national aid in the vegetable and zootechnical industries approved
On February 20, 2024, Decision no. 125/2024 approving the limits on national aid in the vegetable industry and Decision no. 124/2024 approving the limits on national aid in the zootechnical industry for 2023 were published in the Official Journal of Romania, Part I, no. 140. [source 1, 2]

State aid scheme for potato production, husbandry, tomato and garlic losses, and fuel
On February 22, 2024, and February 23, 2024, the Romanian Government adopted four Government Decisions approving state aid scheme for the year 2024 for potato production for human consumption, for husbandry, for partial tomato and garlic compensation in the context of crop loss, and for diesel excise tax compensation. [source 1, 2, 3, 4]

Action plan for the ecotourism strategy
The Romanian Government adopted on February 22, 2024, the Government Decision supplementing Government Decision no. 358/2019 that approves the National Strategy on the Development of Ecotourism. [source]

Emergency Government Ordinance
on fishing and maritime funds
On February 22, 2024, the Romanian Government adopted the EGO regarding the financial management of the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund related to the common policy for fishing, as well as local Governmental funds for 2021-2027. [source]

Ioana-Cătălina Barbu