A dedicated service team entitled "SME ReachOut" has commenced operation starting 1 January 2020 to support SMEs through face-to-face meetings to help identify funding schemes that suit SMEs, while answering questions relating to applications. The goal is to enhance SME's understanding of the Government's funding schemes, with a view to encouraging better utilisation of the support provided by the Government.
There are over 40 funding schemes provided by the Government for SMEs, which include 5 popular funding schemes: Dedicated Fund on Branding, Upgrading and Domestic Sales (BUD Fund), Export Marketing Fund (EMF), Technology Voucher Programme (TVP), Retail Technologies Adoption Assistance Scheme for Manpower Demand Management (ReTAAS) and Enterprise Support Scheme (ESS).
For enquiries, please contact "SME ReachOut" hotline at 2788 6262 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
All information relating to application on various government funding schemes provided by SME ReachOut is for general guidance and reference only. SME ReachOut uses its best efforts to ensure the accuracy of such information but the most updated situation should be determined on the information released by the relevant government authorities. SME ReachOut endeavours to provide supporting service to SMEs and assist them in applying for appropriate government funding schemes but does not warrant or guarantee the approval of their applications and the amounts of grant. SME ReachOut shall not be liable for any loss or damage (including but not limited to loss of business or loss of profits) arising from (i) the use of SME ReachOut's supporting service, or (ii) from any action taken or decision made on the information provided by SME ReachOut.
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