Niš City Mayor Dragana Sotirovski with the President of the City Municipality of Pantelej, Natasa Stanković, visited the company Olimpias Knitting Serbia and visited the plants of that company, which currently employs more than 700 workers. On this occasion the director of the company Mr. Giovanni Antonioli announced the expansion of the capacity and the employment of another 240 workers. The company produces about 12,000 knits a day, and also produces the latest models of protective masks. The Mayor expressed readiness to improve cooperation and speed up all administrative procedures within the city’s jurisdiction. The interest of the Italian partners in the introduction of a dual education system in which they will cooperate with the city was highlighted during the conversation, as well as the better use of the Niš-Bergamo airline. In the area of the former factory Nitex, where the facilities of this Italian company are located, about 1,200 workers were employed. Italian companies in Serbia employ about 30,000 workers.