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Foreign Investors Council
47, Gospodar Jevremova Street, IV Floor, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia
Phone: +381 11 3281 958, 3281 965
e-mail: office@fic.org.rs

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27. November 2019.

White Book 2019 Promoted in Media

White Book was promoted in series of media appearances by FIC officials at the day of the event and after it.

In addition,elaborated review of main White Book findings was published in the Politika daily on the day of event as a result of the exclusive cooperation with that media. Text can be accessed here below.  In an interview for public broadcaster RTS ahead of the WB Launch on November 13, FIC President Yana Mikhailova praised the increased rate of implementation of WB recommendations by the Government. She outlined the record implementation rate of 41% this year and commented on the findings and recommendations in some of the key issues, including labour legislations, digitalization and public procurement. Transcript of the interview can be accessed here below.  On the same day, FIC Vice President Dejan Turk outlined the importance to accelerate negotiations with the EU, pursue structural reforms and further improve fiscal consolidation. In the interview for Tanjug that can be downloaded here below he also drew attention to the main 9 areas for FIC in which better dynamics of reforms is needed.  On November 15, BoD member Goran Pekez spoke about the investment environment in Serbia at a TV show Dan uzivo at N1 TV. He promoted WB views, saying that this year’s edition shows improvement of the state administration that enabled higher inflow in the budget. Goran Pekez also denied that the investors come in Serbia for the subsidies offered, explaining that what attracts them are “strategic decisions related to the European operations of foreign investors”, as well as the availability of highly qualified workforce. The text can be found here below. Food and Agriculture President Dragana Stikic participated at the TV show on RTS 2 on November 18 in a brief discussion on the WB findings on food safety. She explained that the score of 1.29 of 3 doesn’t indicate that food safety is compromised, but rates the topics discussed with the Health and Agriculture Ministries.  Transcript can be downloaded here below. FIC Executive Director Aleksandar Ljubic promoted WB in an interview for podcast on Talas website run by libertarian club Libek. In the interview published on November 25, he introduced the White Book concept, presented main WB results and provided overview of the improvement in key areas. He said that the increase of the implementation rate of FIC recommendations this year was encouraging, especially in the context of the goal to achieve 50% in the future. Labour legislation was tackled, as well as human capital and dual education, and FIC Executive Director outlined those two issues are of high importance for FIC. Transcript of the interview can be accessed here below.

 

 

 

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