The Bern Economic Development Agency supports projects, companies and plans on the basis of criteria and a legal practice that has been established for many years. The main objective is to strengthen the business location of the Canton of Berne and to develop it in a future-oriented manner. In the annual report you can find the project funding in figures as well as stories on selected funding examples.
Project funding in figures:
The Bern Economic Development Agency’s success is measured in terms of the actual investments made by Bernese companies and the number of jobs they create.
WFG: The Economic Development Act enables us to support innovative projects, start-ups and companies relocating to the Canton.
NRP: The Cantonal Investment Aid Act is the basis for the support we provide for infrastructure and development projects under the New Regional Policy.
TEG: the Tourism Development Act enables us to support events and marketing activities in the tourism sector.