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Kosovo may become the Balkan’s Switzerland, says German ambassador

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Pristina, December 30, 2014/Independent Balkan News Agency

By Elton Tota

Germany’s ambassador to Kosovo, Angelika Viets says that Kosovo may become a developed country.

Kosovo has natural and human resources and one day, it may become a developed country like Singapore or Switzerland of the Balkan. This is the opinion of the German ambassador in Kosovo, Angelika Viets.

By making a comparison with Singapore, which is one of the most developed countries in the world, Viets said that on August 9, 1965, when Singapore was divided by the Federation of Malaysia, it was a country like Kosovo.

“Kosovo has very important natural resources that Singapore doesn’t have, such as a fertile land, plenty of water, support by the international community, the EU in particular, which Singapore has not had”, says Viets.

Viets has also mentioned the four secrets of the development of Singapore which must be applied in Kosovo. According to her, these are vision for economic development, good governing, education and employment of the best and not of that who has the strongest ties. /ibna/

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