KOISRA receives "Main Biz" - a certification for of Business Management and Innovation from MSS, the Korean Ministry of SMEs and Startups (formerly known as SMBA - Small and Medium Business Administration).
The Ministry of SMEs and Startups (MSS) is a government organization whose objective is to strengthen competitiveness and support innovation of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) and Micro Enterprises (MEs). This Ministry created in 2017 and it succeeds the former Small and Medium Business Administration (known as SMBA).
MSS operates 9 affiliated institutions to perform specific functions : Korea Federation of Credit Guarantee Foundations (KOREG), Small and medium Business Corporation (SBC), Korea Technology and Information Promotion Agency (TIPA), Small Business Distribution Center (SBDC), Small Enterprises and Marketing Services (SEMAS), Korea Institute of Start-up and Entrepreneurship Development (KISED), Korea Venture Investment Corporation (KVIC), Korea Small Business Institute (KOSBI), Korea Technology Finance Corporation(KIBO). MSS and the 9 institutions form an functional network to carry out MSS's policies.
The certification will allow KOISRA to be recognized by the Korean governmental bodies as qualified company for various projects and programs, and by that also to be qualified to support Korean startups and SMEs in the global market.