The Acting Director of the Investment Agency of Montenegro, Mr. Mladen Grgić, met today with the Director of Trade and Investment of the International Trade Department of the United Kingdom, Mr. Nikola Stojanovski, and the Deputy Ambassador, Mr. Steve Eric.
In the introductory part of the meeting, the representatives of the Agency presented the competencies and tasks of the Agency and pointed out that the Agency is the first meeting point for foreign investors in Montenegro and a catalyst for new business opportunities. Also, the representatives of the Agency, through a presentation on the topic: “Investment potentials and programs in Montenegro” presented all the key reasons that make our country an attractive destination for investment. The strategic sectors in our country, the advantage of the legislation that is favorable to investors, the favorable tax system as well as some of the potential projects for future investments are especially highlighted.
Representatives of the British Embassy welcomed the work of the Agency in the field of promoting opportunities for business links between Montenegro and the UK. They also learned more about the support the Agency provides to investors in Montenegro. Both sides noted that their goal is to further intensify this cooperation in terms of investment, with a focus on the energy, wood processing and IT sectors. They are looking forward to close cooperation in that domain.
It was concluded that the relations between Montenegro and the United Kingdom with more than 140 years of diplomatic relations are accompanied by meaningful and intensive cooperation, and that these are necessary elements for the continuation of successful and future cooperation.