- At the Fair the municipalities and cities of Serbia can promote their natural and human resources and all they can offer all they can for further local economic development. The Ministry of Regional Development and Local Government and the City of Belgrade have established the connection of local governments, central government and economy for the first time. So the moto of this Fair is "Connect". The practice proved that the most successful companies are those which in local governments found true partners for further development – pointed out Kalanović adding that the aim of the Fair should not be only the competition for the best stall and promotion material but to make local governments more efficient both for citizens and investors.
Woman Minister Kalanović visited the stand of the Regional Agency for Development "Banat", which presented the City of Zrenjanin and the Municipalities of Vršac, Kovin, Žitište, Plandište and Nova Crnja. She was hosted by the Mayor of Zrenjanin, Ivan Bošnjak, M.Sc and Director of RAD "Banat" Irena Živković, who presented the investment opportunities of the region.
- Zrenjanin is again recognized as a leading city for investments, the implementation in local communities, improved efficiency of administration and activities directed to increase of employment rate state government and government agencies recognize Zrenjanin as a place of good practice, but there is much more to be done yet – said the Mayor.