Potential Budget Realignment

The Minister of Finance Mirko Cvetkovic announced during his visit to Kosovska Mitrovica today that Serbian budget may be realigned in order to allocate additional resources to Kosovo and Metohija. The 2008 Budget apportioned over 31 billion dinars for Kosovo and Metohija, Mr. Cvetkovic said. He added, however, that these resources were intended for investments in the province, under assumption that there would be no major events.
The Minister of Finance Mirko Cvetkovic announced during his visit to Kosovska Mitrovica today that Serbian budget may be realigned in order to allocate additional resources to Kosovo and Metohija. The 2008 Budget apportioned over 31 billion dinars for Kosovo and Metohija, Mr. Cvetkovic said. He added, however, that these resources were intended for investments in the province, under assumption that there would be no major events.

The  Finance Minister visited local offices of Tax Administration and Treasury Administration in Kosovska Mitrovica and promised adequate help to the staff. In the premises of the Ministry for Kosovo and Metohija, Mr. Cvetkovic met with directors of companies and institutions in northern Mitrovica and discussed their plans for the coming period.