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NATO Foreign Ministers address Afghanistan, Kosovo and piracy

08:01 | broj komentara 0 | EMportal

NATO Foreign Ministers held discussions on the Alliance’s engagement in Afghanistan during a meeting of the North Atlantic Council on 3 December 2008.

Hillary Clinton to head State Department

08:03 | broj komentara 0 | The Washington File

New York Senator Hillary Clinton is President-elect Obama’s choice to be the next secretary of state.By Stephen Kaufman

Meeting of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council (Ecofin) on 2 December

08:06 | broj komentara 0 | EMportal

The December Ecofin Council meeting was devoted to responding to the economic slowdown, preparing the European Council meeting, strengthening financial stability and addressing various tax issues.

Joint Declaration on UN/NATO Secretariat Cooperation

08:10 | broj komentara 0 | TFF

TFF has obtained a copy, reproduced below, of a UN-NATO document held secret to the general public. It is a Cooperation Declaration signed by the top leaders of the United Nations and NATO.

EEC Group sign oil production sharing agreement

08:12 | broj komentara 0 | Albanian Economy News

Albanian crude oil producer Albpetrol signed a production sharing agreement for redevelopment of one of its oil sources at Visoka, near Fieri in south of Albania.

Greek businessmen expected in BH

08:15 | broj komentara 0 | www.capital.ba, limun.hr

A BH-Greek business meeting taking place in Banja Luka on December 8.

European Commission extends period of SAPARD payments for Bulgaria, Romania until End-2009

08:25 | broj komentara 0 | BTA

The decision was prompted by delays of payments in both countries due partly to limited administrative capacity to manage the programme and partly to beneficiaries' limited capacity to absorb the payments, Mann explained.

Olli Rehn: PHARE Accreditation could be restored If requirements are met

08:27 | broj komentara 0 | Sofia News Agency

Bulgaria has lost a total of EUR 520M of European Union funding for failing to crack down on fraud and corruption among officials appointed by the Socialist-led coalition government.

27th International Book Fair opens in Sofia

08:29 | broj komentara 0 | EMportal

The National Palace of Culture in Sofia hosts the 27th International Book Fair, whose doors will remain open from December 3 till December 7.

Croatia does not expect problems in ratification of NATO accession protocol

08:36 | broj komentara 0 | Hina

The final declaration adopted by NATO foreign ministers said that the enlargement process was a historic success in promoting the idea of an integrated and free Europe, united in peace, democracy and common values.

Sanader statement on activists' arrest

08:39 | broj komentara 0 | RadioNET

"No one should be detained or arrested in Croatia for expressing different views, just because they protest against or disagree with my policies or anyone else's. To defend this freedom is my main task as the Prime Minister. I have been doing that all along and will continue

Conference in Vienna on Austrian investments in Greece

08:42 | broj komentara 0 | ANA-MPA

According to official figures presented, the Greek economy growth rate predicted by the EU and the OECD is at 2 percent and 1.9 percent respectively, more than double the predicted growth rate in the Euro-zone countries.

Crvenkovski: Fair name compromise that doesn't threaten FYR Macedonia's identity

08:47 | broj komentara 0 | MIA

The FYR of Macedonia should try and make a fair compromise, which will not threaten Macedonia's ethnic, language or cultural identity and integrate into Euro-Atlantic structures, stressed Macedonian President Branko Crvenkovski

Republika's printing and on-line editions shutdown

09:03 | broj komentara 0 | Vijesti, limun.hr

On Wednesday, December 3, Podgorica-based daily Republika stopped its online issue too, because of unresolved problems and impossible conditions for issuing newspapers.

2008 Romanian Parliamentary elections toll

09:15 | broj komentara 0 | Hotnews.ro

 HotNews.ro summarizes the most important results of the Parliamentary elections in November 30, 2008, outlining some of the unintended consequences such as the extremes of the mandate redistribution system or who are the celebrities winning a seat in the Parliament this year.

Greece: Βank-support debt guarantees at 3M Euribor+160

09:23 | broj komentara 0 | balkans.com

The cost of a 15-billion-euro government liquidity supply scheme for banks involving debt guarantees will equal three-month Euribor plus160 basis points (bps)

Turkey sets sights on new export markets

09:30 | broj komentara 0 | Zaman

Foreign Trade Minister Kursad Tuzmen said Turkey aims to diversify its export markets in response to shrinking demand from European markets.


01. December - 07. December 2008.