VP of the Government and the minister of
construction, traffic and infrastructure, Zorana Mihajlovic, announced today that in the
next month, funding model will be agreed with China for construction of the
Belgrade-Budapest railroad and continuation of the construction of Corridor 11, Surcin-Obrenovac and Preljina-Pozega.
Before the conference of NIN focus and Serbian Chamber of Commerce, Mihajlovic
said - "Serbia is at the new road of silk – How to do business with China
successfully” , she said that the total project value Serbia can generate with
the country is EUR 3,5 billion.
She said that for Serbia, priority is construction of railroad from Belgrade to
Budapest, together with Chinese partner, and it is expected that the works on
site will start in the second half of the year.
When it comes to continuation of the construction of Corridor
11, Mihajlovic said she expects the works at the Surcin-Obrenovac section would
start in March already.