Romanian car manufacturer Dacia received 1500 orders for its first electric model Spring in the first 4 hours after officially putting it on sale. This is more than the total volume of electric vehicles sold in Romania in 2019, when individuals and companies bought a total of 1500 electric vehicles.
On March 17, 2021, the World Bank Board of Directors approved Phase 1 of the program for modernization of the railway sector in Serbia. Thus, 62.5 million out of the total of USD 400 million of the the program’s overall financing envelope will be provided.
The Romanian branch of the German provider of polymer products for the construction, automotive sector and industry REHAU Group plans to invest EUR 10 million in a new regional center in Sibiu, Romania.
The center will be built and managed by the IT company Nemetschek Bulgaria which has been developing DocuWare system`s solutions for over 20 years, used in over 100 countries worldwide.
The Italian hydraulic components manufacturer Vitillo Group plans to invest EUR 10 million in expanding the production capacity of its factory in North Macedonia.
The European Commission has approved an investment of over EUR 77 million from the Cohesion Fund to improve the waste collection, treatment and recycling system in Galati county, southeastern Romania.
Since 2017, REK Bitola in North Macedonia has been focusing on the compliance with environmental standards in the production of electricity, BalkanEngineer.com learned from a statement by the Macedonian state energy company ESM.
Action plans for a green city and sustainable energy and climate were presented in Belgrade. Mayor Zoran Radojicic emphasized that both documents featured investment projects worth EUR 5.2 billion.
The Bulgarian software company Chaos Group will expand its presence in the field of computer graphics technologies. In addition, Chaos Group is changing its brand identity and will now operate under the name Chaos.
The construction of the gas pipelines from the city of Skopje to the city of Gostivar and from the town of Negotino to the city of Bitola in North Macedonia will be completed this year.