The memorandum is signed, Gjilan will have a stadium of the fourth category


The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports, in the framework of completing the physical and sports infrastructure, is carrying on its investments. The next investment is in Gjilan in the amount of 4.6 million euros, in the reconstruction of the city stadium.

Therefore, as regards this capital project, today in the minister’s office, the Minister Vlora Dumoshi and the mayor of Gjilan, Lutfi Haziri, signed a memorandum of cooperation for financial support of the project "Reconstruction of Gjilan’s Stadium, Category IV", a project which will be implemented during the years 2020-2022.

According to the memorandum, MCYS shall undertake 100% of financial obligations and assigns the supervisory body for the implementation of the project, while the Municipality of Gjilan will carry out procurement procedures and together, MCYS and Municipality, will take care of the implementation of the project.

In addition to the memorandum, in the meeting held between Minister Dumoshi and the Mayor of Gjilan, Haziri, were also discussed other joint projects between MCYS and the Municipality of Gjinal, expected to be implemented in the Municipality of Gjilan.

Minister Dumoshi said that through this memorandum signed today, the way has been opened for the standardization of the stadium of the city of Gjilan in accordance with European criteria.

"Since taking office, I have been interested in reviewing projects according to priorities and given this fact, we have undertaken to initiate the project for which we signed today, the memorandum with the mayor of Gjilan, Lufti Haziri, concretized with a wonderful stadium of the city. As MCYS, we feel extremely pleased that we are making possible a modern and standard space for the sportspeople of the Municipality of Gjilan", said among other things the Minister.

Meanwhile, Mayor Haziri thanked the Minister for the support to the municipality he leads and said that MCYS and the municipality of Gjilan have had an excellent cooperation resulting in investments that have been beneficial to the citizens of the Municipality of Gjilan.