Transport Ministers of Bulgaria, Macedonia, Albania Sign Joint Declaration
Monday, 03 November 2014
Transport, IT and Communications Minister Nikolina Angelkova told journalists that her counterparts from Macedonia and Albania and she signed a Joint
Declaration on Cooperation in the preparation and construction of all road facilities of Transport Corridor VIII. This took place at Friday's Conference entitled "The Balkans: Infrastructure and Transport Links between the Black and Adriatic Seas" held in Sofia.
Angelkova said: "We concurred that it is necessary to lobby before the European Commission for the inclusion of Corridor VIII into the Central European transport network."
The three ministers agreed to hold a ministerial every year to make informed decisions on the project, to name a joint coordinator and set up a working group to coordinate the countries' actions.