Belgrade, 25 Oct 2013 – Prime Minister Ivica Dacic said today that IT sector can be the backbone of the country’s economic recovery and can trigger a new development cycle.
Addressing the conference “Microsoft Synergy 13”, Dacic said that at international business forums the Serbian government has been pointing out to Serbia’s four comparative advantages, and added that there is a fifth one now, the IT sector.
According to Dacic, the four comparative advantages are energy, infrastructure, i.e., transport corridors, agriculture and the automobile industry.
He said that the government has a good cooperation with Microsoft and stressed the importance of Microsoft’s Development Centre in Belgrade, not only because of the professional development of young people from Serbia who can thus pursue their dreams, but also because this fact contributes to the positioning of the company itself.
The Prime Minister stressed that the development of IT sector is a priority for Serbia.
The conference “Microsoft Synergy 13” was organised by the company Microsoft at the Hyatt Hotel.