12.11.2020   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

C 381/26


State aid – Decision to raise no objections

(2020/C 381/08)

The EFTA Surveillance Authority raises no objections to the following state aid measure:

Date of adoption of the decision

31 July 2020

Case No

85513

Decision No

100/20/COL

EFTA State

Norway

Title (and/or name of the beneficiary)

Amendment to the COVID-19 guarantee scheme for SMEs (aid to micro or small enterprises in difficulty on 31 December 2019)

Legal basis

Forskrift om endring i forskrift 27. mars 2020 nr. 490 til lov om statlig garantiordning for lån til små og mellomstore bedrifter, FOR-2020-03-27-490

Type of measure

Scheme

Objective

Remedy for a serious disturbance in the economy

Form of aid

Guarantee

Budget

NOK 50 billion (for the scheme as amended)

Duration

26 March 2020 – 31 December 2020

Economic sectors

All sectors

Name and address of the granting authority

GIEK (the Norwegian Export Credit Guarantee Agency)

Pb 1763 Vika

0122 Oslo

NORWAY

The authentic text of the decision, from which all confidential information has been removed, can be found on the EFTA Surveillance Authority’s website: http://www.eftasurv.int/state-aid/state-aid-register/decisions/