Durresi Harbor, Soon Cruisers Destinations - Says Gjiknuri
Albanian Daily News
Published February 1, 2018
Durresi harbor will soon become subject to enlargement process aiming transformation into a destination for Mediterranean cruisers. The news was given by the Minister of Infrastructure and Energy, Damian Gjiknuri on Thursday.
Speaking to journalists during an inspection of the harbor terminals the minister said that the entire area will soon become subject to an interesting transformation.
“The much-awaited project of harbor deepening implementation will start in the near future. Meantime the possibility of Durresi harbor transformation into a cruisers destination is also being carefully considered. The objective is to enable the anchorage of a cruiser each day, contributing in harbor’s and city’s economy,” said Gjiknuri.
He also declared that Harbor’s Authority has already applied to the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) for financial endorsement to this project.