Games can be used for international promotion of Montenegro

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Podgorica, (MINA) – The Government, the Capital City, the Old Royal Capital Cetinje and the municipalities of Budva, Bar and Tivat, as well as the relevant state authorities, undertake all necessary activities to organize the 18th Games of the Small States of Europe 2019 at the highest level, it was concluded at the first session of the Honorary Committee of the Games.

The Games of the Small States of Europe will take place in Montenegro from 27 May to 1 June.

“The Government, the Capital City, the Old Royal Capital Cetinje and the municipalities of Budva, Bar and Tivat, as well as the relevant state authorities, undertake all necessary activities to organize the games of the Small States of Europe at the highest level and use them to promote Montenegro as a stable country and prestigious investment and tourist destination”, Committee chair Prime Minister Dusko Markovic stated.

 

The government’s press release stated that the mayors and presidents of municipalities in which the games will take place informed the Committee about the infrastructure preparation for holding of the games, recognizing the importance of the competition that will gather more than 1,000 athletes.

 

They expressed full readiness to contribute financially to the event by allocating budget funds in addition to €605,000, which the Government allocated for the event and thus complete the financial construction for organization of the Games.

The Honorary Committee invited public companies and other sponsors to support the competition within their possibilities, thus contributing to further affirmation of Montenegro.

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