Kosovo and FYROM sign an agreement for cross border cooperation

Kosovo and FYROM sign an agreement for cross border cooperation

Skopje, 19 February 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency

By Naser Pajaziti

Representatives of Kosovo and FYR Macedonia signed today the Agreement of Partnership for Technical Assistance for Cross Border Cooperation Program (2014-2020) between the two countries.

The scope of this agreement aims at implementing joint projects that link the two border areas.

The agreement was signed between the ambassador of Kosovo in FYROM, Ylber Hysa and minister for Local Government in FYROM, Lirim Shabani.

Kosovo ambassador to FYROM, Ylber Hysa said that this agreement is a good opportunity to implement important projects of infrastructure and that these projects would give way to multiple benefits for both countries.

Meanwhile, Minister of Local Government, Lirim Shabani thanked the representatives of Kosovo for their cooperation and said that this agreement is an opportunity to fund a large number of projects which will be implemented in border areas between the two countries until 2020. /ibna/