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SNV Balkans awarded USD1.47 million grant amidst stiff competition

10:22 | broj komentara 0 | bhnews

SNV Balkans has been awarded a $1.47 million UNIFEM Fund for Gender Equality grant for a three-year programme to advance gender equality and women’s rights in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Soft drink consumption in Bulgaria on the increase

10:24 | broj komentara 0 | BTA

Soft drink consumption has risen 2% over the last 3 months. The average consumption of soft drinks until mid-year /712 million liters/ is some 43 million liter less on 2009.

Bulgaria's NEK signs agreement with Austria's EVN on upper Arda Hydropower project

10:26 | broj komentara 0 | BTA

Bulgaria's National Electric Company (NEK) on Monday concluded an agreement with Austria's energy company EVN to build and operate the Upper Arda cascade of hydropower stations in Bulgaria.

South Stream’s roadmap still does not specify route

10:28 | broj komentara 0 | Dnevnik

The South Stream roadmap still does not elaborate the route of the project, nor does it specify the total cost.

Bulgaria to stop repair works on 1,650 km of roads

10:30 | broj komentara 0 | Dnevnik

Bulgaria will suspend repair works on 1,650 kilometres of roads financed by the European Investment Bank (EIB) and the World Bank in compliance with the stringent fiscal policy it must maintain after the European Commission (EC) launched an infringement procedure against the country

Croatians divided over calling early Parliamentary elections

10:34 | broj komentara 0 | RadioNET

Croatians are deeply divided when it comes to the question of early elections, with 45.2 per cent favoring them and 41.7 per cent voting against shifting the date currently scheduled for 2011.

Revolutionary Sect behind Socratis Giolias murder

10:37 | broj komentara 0 | ANA

Police believe that terrorist organization Revolutionary Sect is linked to the murder of journalist Socratis Giolias, 37yo after tests results showed shell casings matched two 9-millimeter handguns used by terror group.

SEEMO strongly condemns the murder of Socrates Giolias

10:42 10:46 | broj komentara 0 | EMGportal

The South East Europe Media Organisation (SEEMO) strongly condemns the murder of Socrates Giolias, director of the radio station Thema 98.9 FM and administrator of the most popular social and political Greek blog Troktiko.

Fuel prices drop in FYRMacedonia

10:46 | broj komentara 0 | EMGportal

 As of Monday midnight, fuel prices in FYRMacedonia have decreased by Denar 1.5 andΒ theΒ price of dieselΒ will also drop by Denar 2.5.

FYROM: Triview withdraws from Bunardzik investment project, Haier to realize it alone

10:49 | broj komentara 0 | MIA

South Korean company Triview is seizing its participation in a joint venture with Chinese firm Haier for construction of LCD TV factory in Skopje industrial zone Bunardzik. Haier Group however says it intends to realize the investment project by itself.

EC report on justice reform in Romania to be presented on Tuesday

10:52 | broj komentara 0 | Agerpres

The European Commission reports on justice reform in Romania and Bulgaria, worked out within the Mechanism of cooperation and control (MCV) established when the two countries joined the European Union, are to be presented on Tuesday, in Brussels, in a press conference of the

Emil Boc: Floods cause damages in 37 counties, 1.033 homes needing to be rebuilt

10:52 | broj komentara 0 | Agerpres

The flash floods over June-July have caused damages in 37 counties of the country, no less than 1,033 homes needing to be rebuilt, Prime Minister Emil Boc said on Sunday, at the videoconference with prefects.

Italy-Turkey: Common goals on Western Balkans

10:54 | broj komentara 0 | ANSAmed

- The Western Balkans, which Italy considers among its priorities, were today at the centre of lengthy talks in Ankara between Italy's undersecretary for Foreign Affairs, Alfredo Mantica, and the Turkey's deputy undersecretary for European Foreign Affairs, Ayse Segzin.


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