On 04.03.2013, in the office of the Regional Information Center - Pernik (RIC) was held meeting with representatives of one of the biggest companies in the region of Pernik - "Toplofikatsiya" Plc. The meeting was under the motto "Opportunities for EU funding of large enterprises projects."
The newly formed unit in the "Toplofikatsiya" Plc. will focus its activities exclusively on opportunities for business financing through EU funds. Georgi Laskov - Head of the Unit stated the intention and will of the team to work towards the objective of obtaining financing, which could support and even expand the activity of the company. Functions of the team include preparation of the set of documents for tender for selection of project proposals. Object of development will be all the options and it will be further evaluated where the more pronounced interest will fall.
Elena Tzolova - Manager of RIC - Pernik, presented to the participants the activities and functions of the Information center. "Our mission is to provide you with adequate and timely information tailored to your needs and in view of your business", said Tzolova.
The team of RIC - Pernik presented the open for public discussion procedure "Implementation of innovations in enterprises" under "Competitiveness of the Bulgarian Economy" OP which is targeting the business representatives. Its purpose is to stimulate companies to invest in the creation and development of the necessary capacity for implementation of innovative products (goods or services) and / or processes, which will be eligible for funding and activities related to consulting services from engineering and technical character, marketing studies, development of business and marketing analysis and strategies and more. Representatives of the heating company excitedly said that they can offer an innovative product that can be produced from waste materials in the processing of raw materials required for the production activity of the enterprise. They also said that they have already had developed project that they could further develop in the direction of the procedure.