Jakov Milatovic was simply elected president in Montenegro. Tourism leaders have a giant cause to have fun – and right here is why.

After three many years in energy, the tides are altering in Montenegro with a brand new younger president taking management of a rustic breezing tourism as an financial driver.

The 36-year-old Sagittarius, and father of 4, Jakov Milatovic, was simply elected president of the Republic of Montenegro.

Born on December 7, 1986, he served because the Minister of Financial system of this younger European nation from December 4, 2020 till April 28, 2022. Tourism was a part of the portfolio of the Minister of Financial system on this stunning nation on the Adriatic sea.

President-Elect Milatovic Studied economics on the College of Montenegro and graduated with the very best doable common grade of 10. He completed his Masters at Oxford College.

He was awarded scholarships from america, Austria, and Italy. 

Below his management for tourism, Montenegro has produced the Nationwide Technique for tourism as much as 2025.

It was the primary time the Authorities of Montenegro produced its nationwide tourism technique with out participating exterior consultants.

The tourism technique was acknowledged within the area and by UNTWO. The president-elect served because the Minister of Financial system within the earlier Authorities. His ministry additionally coated tourism.

The present tourism Director Aleksandra Gardasevic-Slavuljica served as a group chief when the strategic tourism plan for the nation was developed.

Aleksandra, who was awarded the tourism hero title by the World Tourism Community through the COVID pandemic, and likewise serves on the chief board of the World Tourism Community, advised eTurboNews after at present’s election:

President-Elect Milatovic is an honorable, expert, and really good-hearted younger man. I met president-elect Milatovic for the primary time for my job interview.

This man works on the precept of meritocracy. Meritocracy is a political system through which financial items or political energy are vested in particular person folks primarily based on expertise, effort, and achievement relatively than wealth or social class.

That is the primary time within the historical past of the Montenegrin Authorities, and hopefully not the final, that on the positions of deputy ministers (director generals), solely professionals, primarily based on expertise and data, are employed.

Jakov Milatovic got here again to Montenegro after his examine overseas. He promised he would deliver again different younger individuals who left the nation.

Realizing many younger folks depart Montenegro for higher jobs overseas, I’ll always remember his phrases on the ultimate Conference of the presidential marketing campaign.

I understand how it’s when moms cry whereas youngsters are leaving the nation. Mom, I got here again, and I wish to deliver again different youngsters, college students, to dwell and work in essentially the most stunning nation on the earth – Montenegro.” 

Montenegro President Elect Jakov Milatovic

On a private notice, Aleksandra added:

I belief Jakov will deliver again my sons, one from Switzerland, and the opposite from Vietnam, though they’ve nice carriers there. The solar is rarely as heat as within the homeland.

Montenegro can transcend the bounds led by this younger man.  

A proud director of tourism Aleksandra Gardasevic-Slavuljica advised eTurboNews shortly after the affirmation Sunday night time:

Below Jakov Milatovic’s management, Montenegro was awarded two “finest tourism villages.” eTurboNews reported in December 2021:

It is a good day for tourism in our nation, an excellent day for the folks of Montenegro and the worldwide journey and tourism business.

Aleksandra Gardasevic-Slavuljica

Whereas congratulations are pouring in from all over the world additionally, Juergen Steinmetz, chairman of the World Tourism Community, congratulated the president-elect and supplied the complete cooperation of WTN, its assets, and its community to the success of his workplace.