Summit of Western Balkans prime ministers to be hosted in Durres

Summit of Western Balkans prime ministers to be hosted in Durres

Prime Minister of Albania, Edi Rama will host on 26 August 2017, in Durrës, an informal meeting of the Western Balkans Prime Ministers, on the subject of deepening regional integration with focus on economy and trade.

Prime Minister of Serbia, Ana Brnabic, Prime Minister of Kosovo, Isa Mustafa, Chairman of the Council of Ministers of Bosnia and Hercegovina, Denis Zvizdic, Prime Minister of FYR Macedonia, Zoran Zaev, Prime Minister of Montenegro Dusko Markovic as well as Commissioner Johannes Hahn and Cyril Muller, World Bank Vice President for Europe and Central Asia will attend the meeting.

The one-day event will be composed of different working sessions during which topics on trade, services, investments and digital economy will be discussed.

It is expected that the Western Balkans Prime Ministers will further discuss and will provide strong high level commitment to the implementation arrangements of the Multi-Annual Action Plan for the Regional Economic Area which was agreed upon in Trieste Summit.

Furthermore, it is expected that the results Berlin Process yielded so far and the future prospects of Western Balkans regional cooperation will be one of the subjects of discussion. /ibna/