06 April 2020 – Economic measures announced for businesses, industries, and persons

This item is sourced from the CCCSL: CSH Covid-19 Control Strategies List co-ordinated by the Complexity Science Hub Vienna, Austria. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Intervention Categories: Finance policy and financial aid; Stimulus packages and financial support
Level of Jurisdiction: National

Overview: Economic measures have been announced to support jobs, help businesses and people, and strengthen health services. These measures include measures aimed at business and industries, guarantee and loan schemes for businesses, and measures aimed at persons. Some of these measures are an extension of the unemployment benefit scheme, skills development measures, a temporary benefit scheme, increased access to loans for students who have lost work income, and suspension of parents’ pay for pre- and after-school cares and day cares during the period they are closed.
Full details here: https://www.regjeringen.no/en/aktuelt/economic-measures-in-norway-in-response-to-covid-19/id2696858/