06.10.2009 - Sarkozy announces $2bln in aid to small businesses
From Dailytimes.com.pk: French President Nicolas Sarkozy announced on Monday two billion euros or $2.9 billion in aid to help small and medium-sized businesses bounce back from the economic crisis. Half will come from France’s 20 billion euros Strategic Investment Fund. “We are going to put two billion euros at the disposal of small and medium-sized businesses to shore up their equity capital,” Sarkozy told a meeting of business leaders in Paris...................Full Article: Source