Coronavirus: European Investment Bank Supports Health-Care Sector with EUR 162.5 Million Loan

2020. december 07.

Hungary Today

The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the ministry of finance signed a 162.5 million euro loan granted to the National Healthcare Service Centre to support Hungary’s health-care sector, EIB said in a statement on Friday. The loan will cover the costs of acquisition of coronavirus-related medical supplies, personal protective equipment and mobile units, and the construction of an emergency container hospital, which will expand the number of bed units for treating COVID-19 patients in Hungary, EIB said.