Dublin, 31 August 2017

Working visit of the Delegation of the Ministry of Sea, Transport and Infrastructure of the Republic of Croatia to Ireland

On August 30 – 31, 2017 the Delegation of the Ministry of Sea, Transport and Infrastructure of the Republic of Croatia headed by the Assistant Minister Mr. Josip Bilaver visited Ireland.

Delegation held a series of meetings with the representatives of the Irish Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport and with the representatives of Shannon Foynes Port Company. Delegation also visited Dublin Port Company. The main topic of the meetings was the exchange of experience on the use of CEF financial instrument in financing of infrastructure projects in the transport sector combining CEF grants with financing from the European Fund for Strategic Investments, or the European Investment Bank, or National Promotional Banks, or private sector investors, in order to maximize the leverage of private sector involvement and capital in the delivery of projects.