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Decree No. 11.993 establishing the National Policy for the Development of Micro- and Small- Businesses (National Policy of MPE) and amending Decree No. 8.364 of 17 November 2014 providing for the Permanent Forum for Micro- and Small- Businesses.

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Abstract
This Decree establishes the National Policy for the Development of Micro- and Small- Businesses (National Policy of MPE) and amends Decree No. 8.364 of 17 November 2014 providing for the Permanent Forum for Micro- and Small- Businesses. The overall objectives of the Policy of MPE are: advise on any action, in all spheres of direct and indirect public administration, which have an impact on micro-enterprises and small businesses; and structuring strategic axes, coordinating public bodies and entities, encouraging entrepreneurship as an element that mobilizes the country's economy and development. The Policy of MSE will be coordinated by the Ministry of Entrepreneurship, Micro- and Small- Business. The specific objectives of the Policy of MSE aim to: promote entrepreneurship and the freedom to formally undertake business; promote a business environment conducive to the creation, growth, profitability and recovery of micro- and small- businesses; encourage associations, co-operatives and training for entrepreneurs; increase the productivity and competitiveness of micro-and small- businesses; promote the expansion of internal and external markets; assist in promoting access to sustainable credit and the granting of guarantees for developing entrepreneurship; promote mechanisms for innovation and technologies; and promoting the adoption of environmental sustainability initiatives by micro-and small- businesses.
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This Decree enters into force on the day of its publication.
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This Decree amends Decree No. 8.364 of 17 November 2014 providing for the Permanent Forum for Micro- and Small- Businesses.
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Decreto N 11.993 - Institui a Pol tica Nacional de Desenvolvimento das Microempresas e das Empresas de Pequeno Porte - Pol tica Nacional das MPEs e altera o Decreto n 8.364, de 17 de novembro de 2014, para dispor sobre o F rum Permanente das Microempresas e Empresas de Pequeno Porte.