Raiffeisen bank Corporate conference

The representatives of our Law firm attended Raiffeisen Corporate Conference held yesterday at the Yugoslav Drama Theatre. Raiffeisen bank is present 15 years in Serbia.

Welcome speech was held by Mr Zoran Petrovic, the CEO of Raiffeisen bank.

After that, Zorana Mihajlović, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Serbia and Minister of Construction, Transport and Infrastructure gave speech. She said that the total value of infrastructure projects implemented in Serbia was six billion euro and that projects of three billion euros will be realized over the next three years. According to her, the value of construction projects in the first five months of this year increased by 59 percent compared to the same period last year.

DušanVujović, the Finance Minister also spoke at the conference. He expressed the hope that inflation will be at the level of about one percent. He added that the budget proposal was sent to all Ministries and he expects their comments.

Panel discussion was held at the end of the Conference. The theme of this panel discussion was “Reforms in Serbia – 100 days after the formation of the government and plans for 2017”. The participants were Mr Veselin Pjescic, Vice-governor of t he National bank of Serbia, Mr Daniel Berg, EBRD director for Serbia, Mr Sebastian Sosa, Resident Representative of IMF Office in Serbia, Mr Vladimir Vučković, Member of Fiscal Council, Mr Vojin Starčević, Chairman of „Unisol Group“ and Mr Zoran Petrovic, the CEO of Raiffeisen bank. The moderator was Mr Milan Ćulibrk, editor-in chief of „NIN“magazine.