COVID-19 Business Resources

COVID-19 Business Resources

With daily updates about the economic impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) on businesses and questions about the relief offered by the European Commission, EU member states and U.S. Government agencies, EACC has put together an overview of state and federal relief available to offset economic losses.

American & European businesses are facing an unprecedented economic disruption due to the COVID-19 outbreak government worldwide have put together various loan programs to help those businesses.

This section offers resources from the US and across Europe to help you navigate this “new normal.”

We also added a selection of COVID-19 related member insights and resources. Please feel free to reach out to the EACCNY Office if you would like to connect to any of the EACC members to learn more about any of the issues raised in their articles and white papers.

NEED MORE HELP :
If you have questions or need assistance applying for the above relief programs, we encourage you to reach out to the EACC. We have a network of experts at the ready who can help you through the process and manage the labyrinth of paperwork. You can reach us by email at ybr[at]eaccny.com.

COVID-19 RELATED NEWS

Chapter News, COVID-19 News

Coronavirus: EU Commission proposes update to coordinated travel measures ahead of the summer

Today, the European Commission has proposed an update to the Council Recommendation on the coordination of free movement restrictions in the EU, which were put in place in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As the epidemiological situation is improving and vaccination campaigns are speeding up all over the EU, the Commission is proposing that Member States gradually ease travel measures, including most importantly for the holders of the EU Digital COVID Certificate. The Commission has also proposed to update the common criteria...

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Chapter News, COVID-19 News

EU Commission disburses €14.1 billion under SURE to 12 Member States

The European Commission has today disbursed €14.137 billion to 12 EU Member States in the seventh instalment of financial support under the SURE instrument. As part of today's operations, Belgium has received €2 billion, Bulgaria €511 million, Cyprus €124 million, Greece €2.54 billion, Spain €3.37 billion, Italy €751 million, Lithuania €355 million, Latvia €113 million, Malta €177 million, Poland €1.56 billion, Portugal €2.41 billion and Estonia €230 million. This is the first time that Bulgaria and Estonia are receiving...

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Chapter News, COVID-19 News

Global leaders adopt agenda to overcome COVID-19 crisis and avoid future pandemics

Leaders of the G20 committed today to a series of actions to accelerate the end of the COVID-19 crisis everywhere and better prepare for future pandemics, at a summit co-hosted by European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi, as G20 chair. President Ursula von der Leyen said: “This very first G20 summit on health marks the beginning of a new chapter in global health policy. World leaders strongly committed to multilateralism and global cooperation in health. This means,...

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COVID-19 News, Member News

Troutman Pepper | What Employers Need to Know About the CDC’s New Mask and Physical Distancing Guidance

Who Needs to Know All employers with employees currently working onsite or who would like to return their workforce to the office in the future. Why It Matters The CDC’s most recent guidance is a big step forward in the long-awaited attempt to return to pre-pandemic life for fully vaccinated Americans. While many employers may assume they can relax their pandemic health and safety protocols accordingly, employers face special considerations, including a mosaic of state and local guidance impacting their operations. The Centers...

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