Presidents of Bulgaria, Serbia Discuss Transport and Energy Connections Between Their Countries
Belgrade, March 12 (BTA correspondent Anelia Tsvetkova) – The connection of transport and energy networks of Bulgaria and Serbia and modern infrastructure were highlighted at a news
conference that Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev held jointly with Serbian counterpart Tomislav Nikolic on the first day of his two-day official visit to Belgrade.
Plevneliev said that the implementation of the project for pan-European transport corridor 10 and building a motorway between Sofia and Nis are of strategic importance on a national,
regional and European level.
The Bulgarian head of state said that his country has always been supportive of the South Stream pipeline project in keeping with the EU rules. He added that Bulgaria is engaged in preparatory work on the project and is ready to commence real construction provided that the EU and Russia come to an agreement on the observation of the EU legislation. MORE