this Proposal is an agreement between the government, the Centre party and the Liberal party, and involve a total of up to five billion in loan guarantees to the airline industry. 1.5 of those are directed to the group. At the same time, the Danish government, who is also the co-owner of SAS, with a similar amount of money.
"the SAS is important in order to meet the basic needs of the flyinfrastruktur, both in Sweden and in Denmark," says minister of infrastructure and Tomas Eneroth (S), at a press conference on Tuesday.
the SAS group announced on Tuesday that it lays off 10,000 employees as a result of the decrease in travel during the outbreak of the new coronavirus. Lay-offs are reported to conform to the 90 per cent of the company's employees.
"this is an important announcement to the thousands of workers in the fields of aviation and in the maritime sector," says Tomas Eneroth.
Vinstuttag, or the requirements of the senior management of the company, will not be permitted to
as with the majority of its business in Sweden, you will find some of the rest of the billions, upon application to and approval by the Swedish national debt office.
"in The case of companies engaged in regular scheduled services, but also as a driver, for example, an air ambulance or helikopterflyg," says Tomas Eneroth.
the aim of this guarantee is that it can only be obtained with a set of requirements that the funds must not be used for any other purposes than what is necessary in order to avoid bankruptcy.
For example, a vinstuttag, or the requirements of the senior management of the company is not allowed to, " says Tomas Eneroth.
similar to the state-supporting the shipping industry, as well as other companies. Exportkreditnämndens guarantee limit is proposed to be increased by 50 billion dollars. The increase means that the kreditgarantiramen are on the same level as during the financial crisis.
"For a small country such as Sweden that both the shipping industry and the airline industry is important," says Tomas Eneroth.
for more information, see the Shipping industry will require government support.
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