28. 6. 2018
From June the 5th to June the 8th, the ČSOK delegation headed by the President of the Chamber held a business and business mission IN Montenegro. The profile of the mission participants was mainly focused on the area of communal infrastructure, water and sanitation, energy and heat generation or waste disposal, but also tourism and education.
Montenegro was officially invited for pre-accession and accession talks, which should culminate with the accession of Montenegro to the European Union in 2025.
This opens up a huge opportunity for Czech industry to participate in the reconstruction and building of communal infrastructure in Montenegro. For the environment only, EUR 1, 4 billion has been earmarked for the forthcoming period.
The State Secretary of the Ministry of Sustainable Development and Tourism of Montenegro and the negotiator for Chapter 27 Environment, Sasha Radulovic accepted the Czech delegation and welcomed the President's offer that a chamber with Czech companies and Czech specialists is ready to fully support and support the input processes and to share about the experience of the Czech Republic, for joining the EU.
Saša Radulovic said that the opening of the chapter should take place by the end of June this year and the Chamber's offer came at the right time! At the meeting, besides the Czech delegation and ambassador of the Czech Republic Karel Urban and his deputy Jana Kálmán, other top officials of the Ministry for Sustainable Development were also present, such as the Director of the Department for Municipal Development and Waste Management Dragan Asanović, who presented to the Czech companies concrete information about the planned projects to which they can join.
At the conclusion of the meeting, it was agreed that the Chamber with the Ministry would prepare a Memorandum of Cooperation, which will be signed in the near future.
The Czech perspectives in Montenegro have a promising new dimension.
Further details of the Chamber negotiations with the Mayor of Niksic, Cetinje and Danilovgrad or directors of the bank Societe Generale Montenegro and Director of the Montenegrin Foreign Investors Council and zou can read in other articles.