30.03.2020: Hotline and help for businesses
The city of Hildesheim supports businesses within the region during the Corona-crisis with a hotline and further help:
Go to press release (in German only)
phone: +49 (0)5121 301-5555
email: wirtschaft@stadt-hildesheim.de

27.03.2020: Lower Saxony emergency aid Corona (“Niedersachsen-Soforthilfe Corona”)
As of today the form requesting „Niedersachsen-Soforthilfe Corona“, the form „De-minimis-Erklärung Soforthilfe“ as well as proof of the company can be submitted electronically via email to the NBank.
Emergency aid NBank online (in German only)

25.03.2020: Support for businesses
Businesses within the Hildesheim region can find thorough information on support provided by the city and district of Hildesheim (in German only):
www.hildesheim.de/wirtschaft as well as here

24.03.2020: Information on short-term work
The Bundesagentur für Arbeit offers information for businesses on short-term work (in German only):
Corona-Virus: Informationen für Unternehmen zum Kurzarbeitergeld

24.03.2020: “Corona-Soforthilfe für Kleinstunternehmen und Soloselbständige”
The Federal government has published a paper called „Corona-Soforthilfe für Kleinstunternehmen und Soloselbständige“ (in German only), that we’re offering for download here:

23.03.2020: Coronavirus: up-to-date Information for businesses
The state of Lower Saxony and the NBank are currently planning on offering emergency aids for businesses affected by the Corona crisis. Further advice is available on weekdays from 8am till 5pm over the phone under +49 (0) 511 30031-333. You can find further information here (in German only):
Coronavirus: Aktuelle Informationen für Unternehmen