50 million Euros for the Public Health

Today, on behalf of the Government of the Republic of Serbia, the Minister of finance and economy, Mr. Bozidar Djelic shall formally sign with the representatives of the EIB, the Agreemnet on the emergent revitalization of the Public Health domain, of a total value of 50 million Euros.

The main goal of this project is the revitalization of the Public Health Centers throughout Serbia, and the Immunology and Virology Institute – Torlak. The renovation shall include construction works, the infrastructure, the improvement of the general conditions for the patients stay, and the improvement of the standards regarding the medical services and overall medical equipment.

The due date of the credit is 20 years, with a grace period between 4 and 5 years, with
5% of annual interest rate.

The first resources shall be available starting from next April 2004.