International Support COVID-19

Free consultation hours to discuss your international challenges with local experts.
International Support COVID-19

How does it work?

We would like to understand your international challenges and match your question with the right local experts. If you are already active in one of these regions or planning your market entry and facing challenges you can sign up and share your questions. Together with the Startup Liaisons, we will look into how we can best support you on topics like: 
  • Local tax & government Covid-19 regulations
  • Local labour laws
  • People management and cultural differences
  • Business development needs
  • Local funding / investor challenges 

Support Countries

This is a high-level overview of the key markets you might be active in and the way they support startups/scaleups during COVID-19 times.

UK 🇬🇧

Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme 🧮


Coronavirus Job retention scheme 🗳


Self-employment income support scheme 💸


Deferral of VAT payment for 3 months ⏱


Statutory Sick Pay 😷


More specific information for the Ecosystem can be found on the following pages 💡


US 🇺🇸

Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources 👩🏼‍💻


Recorded webinar: repercussions of COVID-19 on Dutch businesses in the US 📺


The CARES Act: A 2$ trillion total stimulus program 🔋


Recorded webinar: COVID-19 implications on trade: measures and support on the West Coast 📺


Andreessen Horowitz Coronavirus Resources & Readings 📖


Duke’s comprehensive database 📟


Germany 🇩🇪

The Startup Corona Handbook 📚


BITKOM link collection 🧮


BITKOM Securing liquidity through state aid 🧰


PWC Financial support in the Covid-19 crisis situation 💰


Singapore 🇸🇬

Measures announced by the government 🧯


Jobs Support Scheme ⚙️


Easing the financial strain on individuals and SMEs caused by the COVID-19 pandemic 🦠


Startup rescue package overview 🌎

Startup Rescue kit overview 🔍