Transitional Support to Small Companies Scheme
The DBM has set up this loan scheme to provide additional financial support to small companies in difficulty to enable them to modernise or expand their activities or restructure their debts.
Booster Loan Scheme
The Booster Loan Scheme aims at providing financial support of up to Rs150,000 to micro entrepreneurs who are unable to provide collateral security to enable them to undertake an income-generating activity.
Business Development Loan Scheme
Under this scheme, the DBM provides financial support, including working capital, to SMEs to help them start, expand or modernise their enterprises. Sectors which can be financed include manufacturing, trade and services, ICT, tourism, transport and other productive activities.
Loan Schemes for the agricultural sector
Several loan schemes have been tailor-made to promote the development of the agricultural sector. The schemes target planters, fishermen, livestock breeders and other operators in the agricultural sector.
Food Security Fund
Other loan schemes are available under the Food Security Fund to provide financial support to the livestock sector at concessionary interest rates.