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Montenegro: Less and less unemployed

09:20 | broj komentara 0 | Pobjeda

Since the beginning of the year, the Office recorded 25,090 newly employed, as well as 1,200 trainees.

Montenegrin market still attractive to Croatian companies

09:22 | broj komentara 0 | Pobjeda

Despite the fact that investors form Croatia lost around HRK 286m or EUR 36m in the Montenegrin capital market since the beginning of this year, they are not giving up on the investments.

Transpetrol bought the mechanisation of factory and equipment of gravel pit

09:24 | broj komentara 0 | Pobjeda

The starting value of transport means and mechanisation of Gorica was EUR 263,535, and two buyers were interested.

Budva: Irregularities in private accommodation

09:26 | broj komentara 0

In the area of the Municipality of Budva, 15 republic tourist inspectors carried out 75 controls, and in 43 registered facilities, there were 38 irregularities.

Karadzic in court today

09:28 | broj komentara 0 | EMportal

Former Republika Srpska President Radovan Karadzic will appear in court at the Hague Tribunal today at 4 p.m., the Tribunal announced.

Lajcak returns documents to the Karadzic family

09:29 | broj komentara 0 | EMportal

Their travel documents were taken away on January 9, as part of measures taken with a view to preventing the activities of a network of aides that enables Karadzic to stay at large.

Government debt of BiH less than KM 4 billion

09:33 | broj komentara 0 | Dnevni Avaz

In the first half-year, the external debt of Bosnia and Herzegovina, supervised by the Ministerial Council and the Ministry of Finance of BiH, dropped bellow KM 4 billion.

BiH: New version of Privatization Review Act

09:34 | broj komentara 0 | Dnevni Avaz

According to the new bill, the review of implementation of privatization contracts will be launched on request of authorized person, instead of competent privatization agencies.

Mladen Zirojevic appointed new minister in BiH

09:35 | broj komentara 0 | Dnevni Avaz

BH House of Representatives has decided that Mladen Zirojevic will be the new minister for foreign trade and economic relations.

Great Britain interested in investments in BH

09:36 | broj komentara 0 | capital.ba

Great Britain has been showing great interest in investments into BH, as it is obvious from the act that there are around 80 members of the British Business club in BH at the moment.

BiH: New wood processing factory operates in Srbac

09:37 | broj komentara 0 | ANSAmed

According to forecasts, in the first year of activity production is expected to reach around 35,000 tons of wood bricks, worth a total 8.5 million KM (4.35 million euro).

Croats consider politicians and physicians the biggest threat to their country

09:39 | broj komentara 0 | Poslovni dnevnik

A survey commissioned from Gallup Europe by the Croatian Ministry of Justice, and conducted in late 2007, indicates that Croatian citizens are more than aware of corruption being the biggest threat to a society.

Jamnica’s foreign sales growing four times faster

09:40 | broj komentara 0 | www.seebiz.net

Beverage producer Jamnica has reported net profit of HRK 26.665 million in the first half of the year – 8.2 per cent annual increase.

Croatian Paulana teams up with Belgian IIG

09:41 | broj komentara 0 | Večernji list

Croatian Paulana, a maker of car and aircraft seats, and Belgian Immo Industry Group (IIG) have signed a contract about building a factory in Croatia.

MAT raised the prices of its flights

09:42 | broj komentara 0 | Vreme

Travel agencies complain that the prices of arrangements have to be increased by EUR 20, which received negative reactions of citizens.

Macedonian Chamber of Economy organising a visit to Crans Montana Forum in Sarajevo

09:43 | broj komentara 0 | Total

The Chamber of Economy of Macedonia is organising a visit to Crans Montana Forum, which will be held in Sarajevo from October 7 to 10 this year.

Stopanska banka Bitola realized profit of EUR 1.74 million

09:44 | broj komentara 0 | Total

Stopanska banka Bitola generated profit before tax of EUR 1,740,000 in the first half of this year, which is 28.71 percent less than in the same time period last year, when it had amounted to EUR 2,450,000.

Emka Bosnia to invest EUR 3 million in new facilities

09:46 | broj komentara 0 | Dnevni Avaz

Encouraged by favourable investment environment in Gorazde, the company Emka Bosnia begun the construction of a new industrial plant as a part of its factory in the mentioned city.

EU demands from Slovenia the introduction of environmental permits

09:48 | broj komentara 0 | Dnevnik

Starting from October, Slovenia will have to explain to the European Commission why it is running late with the issuing of environmental permits for Slovenian companies.

25 Bulgarian, Serb exhibitors take part in Vidin Trade Fair

09:50 | broj komentara 0 | BTA

The exhibition is part of a Phare crossborder cooperation project for building of successful practices for economic development in border areas in Bulgaria and Serbia

Parliamentary majority rejects no-confidence vote against Stanishev cabinet

09:52 11:10 | broj komentara 0 | Sofia Echo

With the votes of the majority in the Bulgarian parliament, the sixth no-confidence vote against the Stanishev cabinet was rejected. 84 MPs from the opposition voted in favor, 150 from the ruling majority were against, and one MP abstained.

South Stream Gas Pipeline Project to require USD 20 bln

09:54 11:10 | broj komentara 0 | EMportal

According to experts, this double increase of the necessary investment amount was possibly going to add additional obstacles for the realization of the gas pipeline project.

Bulgarians' financial wealth up by 23%

09:55 | broj komentara 0 | EMportal

The total financial wealth of the households in Bulgaria has gone up with 23% during the last year, according to a report published by the analyst's section of the consulting company Industry Watch.

Romania: Almost 16,000 people evacuated

09:56 | broj komentara 0 | Agerpress

Six counties and 150 towns and villages have been hit by floods and 15,834 people have been evacuated, State Secretary at the Ministry of the Interior and Administration Reform (MIRA) Victor Paul Dobre said early on Wednesday.

Albania: First Aid service to be privatised

09:58 | broj komentara 0 | EMportal

The terms of the privatisation have not been established yet, but according to the Health Ministry the first phase must be completed by the end of 2008.

IMF issued its latest report on Albania.

10:00 | broj komentara 0 | EMportal

Local media quoted from the report further, saying Albania must also improve its governance and judicial system and tackle the property issue.

Greece: EFG Eurobank H1 net profits up 7% at EUR 436 M-lowers guidance

10:01 | broj komentara 0 | Reporter

EFG Eurobank reported on Wednesday a 7% rise in its first half net profits to EUR 436 million versus EUR 408 million in the respective period of 2007.

Greece: Coca-Cola HBC confirms acquisition talks of Italy’s Socib SpA

10:02 | broj komentara 0 | Reporter

Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling confirmed on Tuesday that it is in talks for the acquisition of Socib SpA, the second largest Coca-Cola franchise bottler in Italy,

Police suspect newly emerged terrorist group in Greece

10:03 | broj komentara 0 | EMportal

An attempted bombing is being linked to a similar incident in June, when police detonated a bomb found outside the Bayer Corporation's offices in Athens.

Hellenic Exchanges says net profits down 11 pct in H1

10:06 | broj komentara 0 | ANA-MPA

Hellenic Exchanges on Monday reported an 11 percent decline in its consolidated net profits to 35.7 million euros in the first half of 2008, from 40.2 million euros in the corresponding period last year.

Enel buys windpower projects in Greece

10:07 | broj komentara 0 | ANA-MPA

Enel on Monday announced the signing of an agreement with Damco Energy -part of Kopelouzos Group- and International Constructing (Samaras Group) for its participation in new windpower projects in Greece.

Turkey: AKP will not be closed

10:09 11:10 | broj komentara 0 | EMportal

The court decided to reduce the financial assistance from the Treasury to the party, instead of disbanding it. AKP will be deprived from the financial assistance for an amount equal to the half of the last contribution

Greece: New fires raging

18:26 | broj komentara 0 | NET

Fires that broke out in Aigina, Lakonia, Marathona, Preveza and Hleia are still raging.The fires, that broke out in Pallini this morning and Samothraki last night have been contained.


28. July - 03. August 2008.