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The European Commission and MTITC organize Regional Transport Investment Conference

07.03.2017

On 23 and 24 March 2017 at Marinela Hotel, Sofia will be held Regional Transport Investment Conference. The Mobility and Transport General Directorate of the EC in collaboration with the Ministry of Transport, Information Technology and Communications organize the Event.

The aim of the Forum is to get together at one-place representatives of the European Commission, European Investment Bank, Bulgarian Government and Institutions, the public sector and the business. In the Conference will participate the Minister of Transport, Information Technology and Communications Hristo Alexiev, the European Commissioner for Mobility and Transport Violeta Bulc, the European Coordinators Karla Peijs and Catherine Trautmann, European ministers of transport, Vice-President of the EIB Pim van Ballekom etc.

During the Event will be discussed the possibilities for increasing the investments in the Transport sector. There will be presented also the published by the EC, on 8 of February 2017, Call for applications, through which are provided 1 Billion Euros as an addition to private initiatives directed to key transport projects. The aim is 1 Billion Euros of the European Funds to be united with other alternative sources of finance for boosting the private investments in projects of public interest.

The media representatives, who would like to participate in the event, must make two obligatory registrations.

The journalists, who would like to participate in the two-day conference must register on the following address:

http://www.cvent.com/events/regional-transport-investment-conference/custom-19-5e3ebb53d8e34d4d85eaadaa44a13e16.aspx?ct=1bf06c7b-d252-48e2-8a13-eb64a1eff7f3

For participation in the Briefing, with the participation of the European Commissioner for Transport and Mobility, Violeta Bulc is necessary an obligatory registration on e-mail: Aude.Rabault@mostra.com. The Briefing will be held on Thursday, 23 March 2017, from 9:00 a.m. until 10:30 a.m.