29 March 2021
An open dialogue platform for business representatives was held in Mosty
An open dialogue platform in Mosty was held to discuss issues of concern to businessmen. The district center of culture gathered representatives of public services and departments, headed by the Deputy Chairman of the Grodno Regional Executive Committee Vitaly Nevera and the Deputy Chairman of the Mosty District Executive Committee Svetlana Velichko.
What is necessary to get a soft loan for the opening of your own business, how to get special water use, what equipment is necessary to open your own bakery - these and many other questions and suggestions were considered by specialists of different departments at an open reception for business representatives that was first held in Mosty.
The main purpose of such events is the formation of a certain information space between small businesses and local authorities. To solve exciting issues, listen to promising proposals of the meeting participants.
Specialists in the field of economics, tourism, land management, tax authorities, banking, state control, sanitary and fire services advised on business activities.
The questions from the citizens of Mostovka were very different. About the conditions of credits, state tools of financial support, questions of special water use, the rules of the use of cash equipment, the order of payment of a single tax.
As underlined the entrepreneurs, the format of the meeting is very convenient and effective. Such dialogue helps to form a competent business environment.
Startup School with Maria Lemesa was held in Mosty on April 9, 2021
A startup school for business representatives was held in Mosty. The event was attended by experts from the Grodno Regional Institution for Financial Support of Entrepreneurs and Maria Lemeza - a certified tax consultant, auditor, business angel, mentor, founder of SMAR group of companies, founder of Mary, MayTry project, co-investor in MAMARgo project.
The representatives of the Entrepreneurship Council of the district, individual entrepreneurs, heads of institutions, banks and young people got useful knowledge about how to effectively go from a business idea to a business project and further to own business, as well as successfully pass the financial and tax Due Dilligence in attracting investments, including foreign ones.
What are the criteria by which an investor evaluates a company in order to invest his money in it for development? The detailed answer to this question was given by Maria Lemesa.
- Checking when investing is an audit in a cube, - said the expert. - You should be prepared for the fact that your business will be examined very deeply and from all angles.
A detailed analysis of the company's financial state in general and its performance indicators in particular is performed, as well as stability of business, tax risks and HR policy. The reliability of suppliers, legal compliance, solvency, stability of the company's team and many other aspects are of great importance.
There was useful information about what aspects are checked during tax analysis. It includes checking of tax law compliance and determining the probability of unforeseen tax payments, transfer pricing analysis, risk identification, tax planning and prospects.
At the end of the event, participants were able to ask questions of interest. For example, where to turn if you have an interesting business idea? Oleg Shiryaev, the head of Grodno regional institution of financial support for entrepreneurs, answered this question:
- You can always turn to us if you want to get knowledge, practical tools, contacts and other resources for the quick launch and development of your business or startup. We will also help you with the implementation of your business idea. Our startup school is useful communication with successful entrepreneurs and experts, as well as a great opportunity to make the right contacts.