Today, the Minister of Economy and Entrepreneurship of the Republic of Srpska, Vjekoslav Petričević, visited the company AM Shoes d.o.o. Laktaši and held a meeting with the General Manager, Mr. Antonio Binotto.

Binotto informed Petričević about the business engagement of the company whose primary activity is the production of footwear, which has been operating in the territory of the Republic of Srpska for four years and employs approximately 120 workers. He also presented plans to expand business capacities in the foreseeable future, and thus employ an additional number of workers.

Minister Petričević informed the management of the AM Shoes company about the activities carried out by the Ministry of Economy and Entrepreneurship with the aim of strengthening the economic environment in Srpska and preserving production activities during the coronavirus pandemic.

He emphasized the readiness of the Ministry to support economic entities from the processing industry, which relate to the implementation of investment projects for the procurement of modern technologies and equipment, as well as development and innovation.

As a stimulative measure, Petričević pointed out the support regarding the payment of incentives to economic entities that increased the salaries of workers, and which, inter alia, influenced the increase of the average net salary in the Republic of Srpska.