Directorate for Development of SMEs in cooperation with the EU Delegation to Montenegro, the Ministry of Economy and representatives of the EU-funded project “Business Environment for Small and Rural Businesses� through answers to questions in 10 defined areas of the reporting form, provided the evaluation of the current situation in the sector of small and medium enterprises in Montenegro and thus finished with the realization of the activities related to filling in of the reporting form for Small Business Act. The Act provides the EU with a comprehensive policy framework for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to promote entrepreneurship and a policy to strengthen their competitiveness.

Bilateral meeting of Montenegrin institutions and representatives of the European Commission (DG Enterprise), OECD and the ETF was held 06.10.2011. , in the great hall of the Institute for Education (Vaka Djurovicbb) starting at 9:00 am.

The meeting was a presentation of our achievements in 10 areas the Small Business Act to assess the report on the realization of the principles of SBA

Deputy Minister of Economy of the Government of Montenegro, Mr. Dragan Kujovic , the chief of operations of the EU Delegation to Montenegro, Mr. Nicola Bertolini and Director of Small and Medium Enterprises, Mr. Zoran Vukcevic opened the meeting.

Deputy Director of Directorate for Development of SMEs and SBA Coordinator, Mrs. Marija Ilickovic, European Commission Representative, Mr. Volker Genetzky, representative of the OECD, Mr. Antonio Fanelli and ETF representative, Mr. Anthony Gribben provided the information on key areas.