Montenegro Press Review – May 8, 2015

Press Review
08 May 15

Montenegro Press Review – May 8, 2015

Putin’s bikers come to Montenegro to V-Day celebration. European Commission increases Montenegro’s GDP growth projections. Montenegro to boost economic cooperation with Germany.

Russian pro-Putin bikers ‘Night Wolves’ will led Friday’s motorcyclists parade in the town of Bar, during the celebration of Victory Day, which is organized by the NGO Monterusija.

In its 2015 Spring Economic Forecast, the European Commission increased the growth projection of Montenegro’s economic activity from earlier projected 3 percent to 3.3 percent. “Growth is expected to accelerate driven by investment; notably in a motorway with numerous (and expensive) tunnels and bridges, several tourist resorts, and some recovery of banks’ lending activity supporting private consumption,” the latest European Economist Forecast states.

Montenegro’s Prime Minister Milo Đukanović met in Berlin with representatives of the Eastern Committee of German Economy to discuss economic cooperation between Montenegro and Germany. Executive Director of the Committee Rainer Lindner pledged the association’s strong support to Montenegro and its economic development, stressing its huge development potential that makes businessmen from Germany deepen cooperation and implementation of new projects.

Source: Balkan Insight (Montenegro)