The Ministry of the Sea, Transport and Infrastructure on July 27th adopted the Decision on financing the project of purchasing of buses for the Dubrovnik transport company – Libertas, worth 22.8 million kuna.
By the financing decision. signed by Minister Oleg Butković. Libertas is approved co-financing of the purchase of new buses in the amount of 18 million kuna (100 percent of eligible costs), of which 15.3 million or 85 percent comes from the Cohesion Fund of the European Union, while the remaining 2.7 million will be provided from the State Budget Of the Republic of Croatia. The rest of the 4.8 million kuna will be given by the City of Dubrovnik.
This is the part of operational Program "Competitiveness and Cohesion", which promotes the development and improvement environmentally friendly transport systems (low noise and low CO2 emissions) and, as a specific objective, increases the number of passengers in public transport. It's estimated that Dubrovnik will get 11 new, modern buses.