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European Funds for National Tourism Information Centres

02 March 2012

New applications for financing from European funds can be submitted for projects aimed at creating and equipping national tourist information and promotion centres. The operation benefits from an indicative financial allocation of 20,000,000 euros for the period 2007-2013 and runs within the framework of Axis 5 "Sustainable development and tourism promotion" of the Regio programme, managed by the Ministry of Regional Development and Tourism (MRDT).

The announcement is addressed to all interested eligible local public authorities, as they are defined in the Applicant's Guidelines. The applications for financing and the related dossiers are submitted to the Intermediate Body for Tourism, represented by the Directorate for European Funds Management (MDRT headquarters, 38, Dinicu Golescu Blvd, sector 1, Bucharest). The submission is continuous, the call for proposals being open until exceeding the financial allocation for this operation by 50%.
The interested applicants may consult the Applicant's Guidelines, in its updated form, as well as the necessary forms, on the website, under the section "Applicant's Guidelines applicant for priority axis 5 - Sustainable development and tourism promotion", subsection "Key area of intervention 5.3: Promoting tourism potential and creating the necessary infrastructure to increase Romania's attractiveness as a tourism destination", operation Creation of National Tourism Information and Promotion Centres (CNIPT) and their equipping.
For the present call for proposals, the value of the application can be of maximum 330,000 lei can, for projects of equipping the national tourism, respectively of maximum 630,000 lei for projects aimed at constructing or rehabilitating buildings that will host such centres.

Contact data for applicants:
MRDT - Directorate of Management for Tourism Community Funds
Tel: 0372 144 000
Fax: 0372 144 001
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Contact data for the press:
MRDT - Press Office
Tel: 0372 111 499
Fax: 0372 111 515
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