Italia Startup Visa&Hub - Online the new report
Friday, 09 September 2016
The Italia Startup Visa programme (italiastartupvisa.mise.gov.it) has received 132 applications as of 31 August 2016.Of these, 94 (71.2%) received a positive evaluation from the Italia Startup Visa Technical Committee, resulting in the release of a Certificate of No Impediment to collect a “startup visa”, a special kind of self-employment visa.
For the Italia Startup Hub programme 5 applications have been received so far. All were successful, leading to the conversion of the residence permit previously held by the applicant into a “startup self-employment” permit. The programme has recently received an upgrade with the publication, on April 22, of the official web portal italiastartuphub.mise.gov.it, of dedicated guidelines (in English and Italian), and specific application forms.