Austrian startup package

New startup measures strengthening Austria's position as land of founders

Austrian chancellor Kern and state secretay Mahrer holding the golden ticket

The Austrian Federal Government passed a comprehensive startup program. It covers a period of three years and entails a volume of €185m.

"We want to more strongly support people with courage, innovative strength and an entrepreneurial spirit. This package of measures provides added impetus to the country's startup scene", said Reinhold Mitterlehner, Federal Minister of Science, Research and Economy, and State Secretary Harald Mahrer, commenting on the effects of their initiative.

An overview of the packages' measures:

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