The cornerstone of a new facility of Austrian textile company “Texport”will be laid in MarinoKadino economic zone in Ilinden municipality onWednesday.The company, which manufactures protective clothing, will invest aboutEUR 3,5 million and open 400 jobs.Ilinden Mayor Zika Stojanovski and “Texport” owner Otmar Schneider areset to attend the event.
The municipality of Ilinden, just south of the capital Skopje, announced it has built an additional street in the industrial zone Marino-Kadino. The small industrial zone is used both by Macedonian and foreign investors for mid sized factories.Ilinden is one of the most popular sites for industrial zones in the country, being close to the capital and with a solid infrastructure.
The Ilinden Trophy, awarded to the winner of the bicycle race that is traditionally held seventh year in a row, on the occasion of the Day of Ilinden Municipality, was presented to the Serbian guest, Marko Danilovic.
The 100-kilometer race stretched throughout the municipality, in four rounds of 25 kilometers.