New minister: Peljesac bridge, other major infrastructure projects to be continued

The new Minister of Maritime Affairs, Transport and Infrastructure, Oleg Butkovic, said on Saturday that the new government would continue major infrastructure projects, including the Peljesac bridge, which is to connect the southernmost parts of Croatia with the rest of the country.

Butkovic made the statement for the press after the first working meeting of the new government, confirming that projects for a lowland railway, for an Adriatic-Ionian highway and for the Peljesac bridge would be continued.

Those projects are very important for the country and its economy, and up to 85% of the necessary funds come from the EU, he said.

Last update: Sat, 23/01/2016 - 17:52

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