Preparations are underway for the project for the construction and establishment of the COWORKING Center in Pula, as one of the strategic projects of the development strategy of the Pula urban area, which will be financed through the ITU mechanism, estimated at HRK 20 million.
The Istrian Development Agency has been authorized by the Istria County to develop the IQ - Istrian Quality Certification. The right to use the IQ sign is awarded to products and services of above-average quality, produced or provided in the territory of the Istria County, resulting from the Istrian tradition, research and development, innovation and inventions
The "MIMOSA" project is a strategic project within the cross-border cooperation program Italy - Croatia, and also represents a continuation of the activities of the ICARUS project in which IDA is involved as a partner. The main goal of the project is to increase multimodality and improve the availability of services, reduce CO2 emissions and contribute to sustainable passenger mobility in the program area. As part of the project, IDA will conduct two pilot activities:
- establishing a smart card that integrates transportation services and benefits of local manufacturers
- development of the Via Istra platform
The Istria County and the Istrian Development Agency have entered into an agreement on the implementation of a new line of credit for Istrian small and medium-sized entrepreneurs, tradesmen and cooperatives with a total credit potential of HRK 60 million. The contracts are concluded with seven commercial banks that have responded to the RFQ.
The Istria County and local government units of Istria County each year make allocations in public budgets for nonrefundable incentives of smaller value to small and medium enterprises, with the goal of strengthening the entrepreneurial spirit.
All interested users can watch the online trainings of the Istrian Development Agency for SMEs on the YouTube channel of IDA.
IDA has established a network of entrepreneurial incubators and coworking facilities in Istria County to strengthen the entrepreneurial environment and stimulate self-employment, and the growth and development of innovative entrepreneurs.