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C 90/10 EN Official Journal of the European Union 25.4.

2007

Authorisation for State aid pursuant to Articles 87 and 88 of the EC Treaty


Cases where the Commission raises no objections

(Text with EEA relevance)

(2007/C 90/04)

Date of adoption of the decision 19.7.2006

Reference number of the aid NN 53/05

Member State Hungary

Region —

Title (and/or name of the beneficiary) A magyar szénipar állami támogatása 2004-2006 között

Legal basis A Kormány 2002. március 26-i 1028/2002. (III. 26.) határozata, és a 2002.
december 29-i 56/2002. (XII. 29.) rendelet

Type of measure —

Objective Security of energy supply through coal production

Form of aid —

Budget HUF 12 069 819 408 (EUR 48 137 970,071) in 2004, HUF
10 775 000 000,00 (EUR 42 977 598,981) in 2005 and HUF
10 053 000,000 (EUR 41 315 474) in 2006

Intensity HUF 12 069 819 408 (EUR 48 137 970,071) in 2004, HUF
10 775 000 000,00 (EUR 42 977 598,981) in 2005 and HUF
10 053 000,000 (EUR 41 315 474) in 2006

Duration 3 years

Economic sectors —

Name and address of the granting —


authority

Other information —

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found at:
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Date of adoption of the decision 21.2.2007

Aid No N 62/05

Member State Italy

Region Friuli Venezia Giulia

Title (and/or name of company Contratto di servizio pubblico per una linea marittima regolare di passeggeri tra
receiving aid) la Regione Friuli Venezia Giulia da un lato e la Croazia e la Slovenia dall'altro

Legal basis Regolamento per la gestione dei servizi marittimi internazionali di linea tra i
porti della Regione Autonoma Friuli Venezia Giulia e quelli delle limitrofe
Repubbliche di Slovenia e Croazia di cui all'articolo 4, comma 129, della legge
regionale 26 gennaio 2004, n. 1.

Type of measure Public service contract


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Objective Public service

Form of aid Public service compensation

Budget EUR 1 645 796

Intensity —

Duration 5 years

Economic sectors Maritime transport

Name and address of the granting Regione autonoma Friuli Venezia Giulia
authority Via Trento, 2
I-34100 Trieste

Other information —

The authentic text(s) of the decision, from which all confidential information has been removed, can be
found at:
http://ec.europa.eu/community_law/state_aids/

Date of adoption of the decision 19.7.2006

Reference number of the aid N 330/05

Member State Lithuania

Region —

Title (and/or name of the beneficiary) Laivybos bendrovėms taikoma tonažo mokesčio schema

Legal basis Lietuvos Respublikos pelno mokesčio įstatymo 2, 4, 11, 19, 47, 50, 51,
53 straipsnius iš dalies keičiančio ir papildančio bei 38 straipsniu papildančio
įstatymo projektas

Type of measure —

Objective —

Form of aid —

Budget LTL 2,1 million (EUR 0,6 million) per annum

Intensity —

Duration 10 years

Economic sectors Maritime Transport.

Name and address of the granting Lietuvos Respublikos finansų ministerija


authority J. Tumo – Vaižganto 8a/2
LT-01512 Vilnius
Lietuvos Respublikos susisiekimo ministerija, Gedimino pr. 17, LT-01505 Vilnius

Other information —

The authentic text(s) of the decision, from which all confidential information has been removed, can be
found at:
http://ec.europa.eu/community_law/state_aids/
C 90/12 EN Official Journal of the European Union 25.4.2007

Date of adoption of the decision 16.5.2006

Reference number of the aid N 562/05

Member State Italy

Region —

Title (and/or name of the beneficiary) Proroga della durata della concessione della Società Italiana del Traforo del
Monte Bianco (SITMN)

Legal basis —

Type of measure —

Objective —

Form of aid —

Budget —

Intensity —

Duration For the company SITMN: an increase in the duration of the concession until
2050

Economic sectors —

Name and address of the granting —


authority

Other information —

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found at:
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Date of adoption of the decision 17.11.2006

Reference number of the aid NN 63/06

Member State Germany

Region —

Title (and/or name of the beneficiary) Ausgleich für die Zahlung der Sozialabgaben der Seeleute an Bord von
Seeschiffen

Legal basis Richtlinien vom 17. Dezember 2003 zur Senkung der Lohnnebenkosten in der
Deutschen Seeschifffahrt

Type of measure Aid to reduce the social charges on the salaries of seamen working on board
maritime vessels

Objective To relieve shipowners of the payment of the social security contributions of


seamen working on board their maritime vessels

Form of aid Direct payment in accordance with the number of seamen and their qualifica-
tions

Budget EUR 58,2 million per year

Intensity —
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Duration 4 years (2006-09)

Economic sectors Maritime transport

Name and address of the granting PwC AG


authority New-York Ring 13
D-22297 Hamburg

Other information Extension of an existing scheme approved for the first time by Commission
Decision of 5 June 2002 (aid scheme NN 49/02)

The authentic text(s) of the decision, from which all confidential information has been removed, can be
found at:

http://ec.europa.eu/community_law/state_aids/

Date of adoption of the decision 6.12.2006

Reference number of the aid N 400/06

Member State Italy

Region —

Title (and/or name of the beneficiary) Aiuti per l'installazione di filtri antiparticolato sugli autobus diesel in Lombardia

Legal basis Deliberazione della giunta regionale della Lombardia n. VIII/2484 dell'11
maggio 2006 avente ad oggetto: ‘Progetto di assegnazione di contributi per
l'installazione di filtri antiparticolato su autobus diesel’.
Decreto della direzione generale Qualità dell'ambiente n. 6283 del 6 giugno
2006 ‘Approvazione del bando di assegnazione contributi per l'installazione di
filtri antiparticolato su autobus diesel’, come modificato dal decreto 10154 del
18.9.2006.

Type of measure —

Objective Reduction of pollution (particulate emissions) through the retrofitting of particu-


late filters on old and new diesel passenger buses (new buses must anyhow
comply with Directive 1999/96)

Form of aid Environmental aid

Budget EUR 20 million

Intensity 30 % maximum

Duration From Commission approval to 31.12.2010

Economic sectors —

Name and address of the granting —


authority

Other information —

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found at:

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C 90/14 EN Official Journal of the European Union 25.4.2007

Date of adoption of the decision 22.11.2006

Reference number of the aid N 640/06

Member State Malta

Region Border, West, South West and South East regions

Title (and/or name of the beneficiary) Air Route Development Scheme for Malta

Legal basis Civil Aviation Act (Cap 232)

Type of measure —

Objective —

Form of aid —

Budget Annual expenditure planned: MTL 5 million (EUR 11,6 million)


Overall amount: MTL 25 million (EUR 58 million)

Intensity As per para 79(f) of the Community Guidelines on financing of airports and
start-up aid to airlines departing from regional airports (2005/C 312/01)

Duration Till 30.9.2011

Economic sectors Air Transport

Name and address of the granting Ministry for Competitiveness and Communications,
authority Casa Leoni
St. Joseph High Road
MT-St. Venera CMR 02

Other information —

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found at:
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Date of adoption of the decision 4.12.2006

Reference number of the aid N 656/06

Member State France

Region Île de la Réunion

Title (and/or name of the beneficiary) Prolongation avec modifications du régime N 607/04, tel que modifié par le
régime N 236/06, concernant des aides individuelles à caractère social au titre de
l'article 87.2 a) du Traité instauré au bénéfice de certaines catégories de passagers
des liaisons aériennes reliant la Réunion à la France métropolitaine

Legal basis Article 60 de la loi no 2003-660 du 21 juillet 2003 de programme pour l'outre-
mer, décret no 2004-100 du 30 janvier 2004 relatif à la dotation de continuité
territoriale instituée par l'article 60 de la loi de programme pour l'outre-mer,
arrêté du 7 février 2006 fixant pour l'année 2006 la répartition de la dotation
de continuité territoriale instituée par l'article 60 de la loi de programme pour
l'outre-mer, et délibération no DAE/2006-0429 du 11 juillet 2006 de la commis-
sion permanente du conseil régional de la Réunion portant amélioration du
dispositif de continuité territoriale

Type of measure Aid scheme


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Objective To promote the opening-up of Réunion by introducing a social aid scheme for
certain categories of passengers and for residents of the island and thereby
combat handicaps connected with its insular nature

Form of aid Reduction in ticket prices for air passengers — indirect aid to airlines

Budget EUR 16 million per year

Intensity 50-100 %

Duration 10 years

Economic sectors Air transport

Name and address of the granting Conseil régional de la Réunion


authority

Other information Decision not to raise any objections to the measure as it is compatible with
Article 87(2)(a) of the Treaty and the Communication on State aid in the air
transport sector

The authentic text(s) of the decision, from which all confidential information has been removed, can be
found at:
http://ec.europa.eu/community_law/state_aids/