Podgorica – Imobilia from Budva will become the owner of the company Jadran Perast because it accepted the sales contract in the form in which it was offered to them by the tender commission for tourism, and whose signing is appointed for today in the Government building – it was announced in “Vijesti” by the Tender commission.
Imobilia will pay 5, 1 millions of euros 74 % stocks of Jadran Perast that are in the ownership of the State funds, with the duty of investment at least 10 millions of euros.
Jadran Perast has in its ownership the palace Smekja, which was built in XVIII century which is also intended to be a hotel. Beside Smekja the company owns a hall which has the surface of 2. 500 m2 also intended to be turned into a hotel and several more facilities across Serbia and Montenegro which used to be shops.
As it was said to “Vijesti” in the Tender commission, Imobilia, has, among other things, bound itself to turn palace Smekja, in two years period, into a 5 star hotel. Imobilia will, according to the assertions of the commission, will immediately provide warranties for the investments in the amount of 50% of the total sum.
It was Imobilia’s turn for the purchase of Jadran Perast because the negotiations with the first rated company on Tender, Boka fund weren’t successful.
From the Tender commission it was explained that the representatives of the Boka fund gave terms which were unacceptable for the state and therefore they were terminated.
Boka fund, which represented the consortium of several foreign firms, and whose director was businessman John Kennedy, offered 6, 66 millions of euros for the stocks of Jadran Perast on the Tender and the investments of about 17, 3 millions of euros.
The nominal value of the entire Jadran Perast is 4, 2 millions of euros or 2, 56 per stock. The current value on the stock market is about 5 euros
For the purchase of Jadran Perast the consortium Montemlin Podgorica and Adriatic express Budva have also participated in the tender who have offered 4, 5 millions of euros in cash and twice as much investment. Muler trading has offered 4 millions with the 12 million investment, and the American company Silver leaf has offered 3 millions in cash and 12 millions of investment.