According to the published The competition for the organization of the New Year’s Eve 2018 event on Stradun, July 15, 2017, the City of Dubrovnik and the Tourist Board of the Tourist Board of the City of Dubrovnik selected the Commission for the opening of bids. The Commission held a meeting on August 7, 2017, composed of two representatives of the City of Dubrovnik (Jelka Tepšić, Deputy Mayor and Marijeta Hladilo, Interim Head of the Administrative Department for Mayor’s Affairs); two members of the Tourist Board of TZGD (Katija Jerković, director of sales and marketing of Adriatic luxury hotels and Daniel Marušić, director of the travel agency Dubrovnik Travel), and a representative of the Dubrovnik Tourist Board (Marko Dadić, head of events).By the way, the tender defined that the Tourist Board of the City of Dubrovnik in cooperation with the City of Dubrovnik will provide the following elements as basic prerequisites for the organization of the New Year’s Eve 2018 event in Dubrovnik:space for holding the event – in front of Luža, the City Bell Tower, the Church of St. Vlaha – as a central space for performing the program of the eventFinancial amount of a total of 600.000,00 kuna to support the organizers for the organization of the eventCovered stage measuring 10 x 12 m (not including the cost of setting up and removing the stage)Dressing room and rest of the performers (back stage) and press centerFireworksTraditional New Year’s concert of the Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra – Stradun 01.01.2018. at 12.00Interestingly, none of the bidders met the set conditions in the tender, so the commission entrusted the organization of the New Year’s Eve in Dubrovnik to the Dubrovnik Summer Festival. According to the Dubrovnik Tourist Board, the commission determined that three bids had been received from two bidders, Extempora and Scardona doo, and concluded that none of the bids formally or programmatically met the required criteria and sent a proposal to the Tourist Board not to accept the bids.The Tourist Board of the Dubrovnik Tourist Board unanimously agreed with the proposal of the Commission, at a session held on Tuesday, August 22, 2017, and in agreement with the City of Dubrovnik, the organization of the New Year’s Eve will be entrusted to the Dubrovnik Summer Festival. bear the costs of the organization, as planned and concluded from the Tourist Board of Dubrovnik.
Mikel Arteta sets challenge for Mesut Ozil to regain Arsenal first team place Advertisement Advertisement Mesut Ozil has not played for Arsenal since the return of football (Picture: Visionhaus)Mikel Arteta has challenged Mesut Ozil to show he is at his best and ready to be selected, insisting the German is a ‘special player’ and can contribute for Arsenal.Ozil has not played since the resumption of football after the coronavirus crisis, with little explanation as to why he was not even on the substitutes’ bench against Manchester City in the Premier League on 17 June.Arteta insisted that was a tactical choice, which few people believed, while Ozil is now sidelined with a reported back injury.The Gunners boss expects the former Real Madrid man to be upset that he has not been on the field, but insists he can only pick players who are ready to perform.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘I’m expecting a player that is not playing to feel hurt and disappointed,’ said Arteta ahead of Arsenal’s home clash with Norwich on Wednesday.‘I believe that he is not very happy, because he’s not playing but as well he picked up an injury the other day and we have to wait and see how he evolves.‘I want all my players at their best and to have the ability to be able to pick them to help the squad as much as possible and that’s the only intention I have.’More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityArteta and Ozil played together for Arsenal in the Spaniard’s final three and the German’s first three seasons at the club, so they know each other very well.The manager knows what the 31 year old can bring to the team but there are clearly doubts over whether he can get the best out of his talents.‘Mesut has unique qualities,’ Arteta continued. ‘He is a very special player for the position he plays, how specific he is in the qualities that he has and what he can bring to the team.‘I know him really well because, as you said, I played with him. I don’t think much has changed [from when he joined Arsenal back in 2013].‘Obviously he adapted to the league and he needed some time but he started to perform pretty quickly and he established himself in this league for a long time, something that is not easy to do.’Ozil’s back injury, which kept him out of the FA Cup win over Sheffield United at the weekend, is being assessed and could feature against Norwich on Wednesday, but a start seems extremely unlikely.MORE: Saint-Etienne slam Arsenal for ‘unacceptable’ demands to keep William Saliba for French Cup finalMORE: What Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang said about Arsenal contract rebel Folarin BalogunFollow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.For more stories like this, check our sport page. Metro Sport ReporterWednesday 1 Jul 2020 9:29 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link452Shares Comment