Date: 15/06/2015

Acceleration of Obtaining Construction Permits and Resolving the Issue of Conversion

A discussion centered on creating a business environment through sustainable law revisions

Acceleration of obtaining construction permits and resolving the issue of conversion will significantly improve the business climate in Serbia, but besides the good legal solutions are necessary and consistent implementation at all levels, was the common conclusion at the AmCham Business Luncheon with Deputy Prime Minister Mihajlović.

Highlighting Serbia’s progress in the last year regarding construction and planning Deputy Prime Minister detailed the desired direction for the Ministry of Construction, Transport and Infrastructure. Amongst the topics discussed were the need to expedite construction permits, and to reform administrations to promote efficiency in a business environment.

``The Serbian Government is persistent in its intention to take Serbia to a significantly higher position in the eyes of investors and one of the best examples of this commitment is exactly the cooperation that we see today. Teams of ministries and experts from business organizations continuously work together to find the best solutions and applied them in practice``, concluded Mihajlović.

Minister Mihajlović announced that the proposals previously proposed by AmCham, NALED and FIC are approved.