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MP mandate taken from Glavas

08:41 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

The Croatian Parliament's Mandate-Immunity Commission on Aug. 16 unilaterally and without debate confirmed the end of the MP mandate of Branimir Glavas, who was sentenced to eight years imprisonment for war crimes against Serbian civilians in 1991 in Osijek, reports the Hina

Paid public parking starts in Tirana

08:42 | broj komentara 0 | Alsat

The project for paid public parking in Tirana was firstly applied in the “Deshmoret e Kombit” Boulevard and in the “Italia” Square. This is an initiative of the municipality of Tirana, which aims at avoiding traffic and unnecessary vehicle circulation.

Murder in Himara: Ilir Muka arrested

08:44 08:51 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs, Alsat

Ilir Muka, the person who caused the death of 35-year-old Aristotel Guma from Himara was given a sentence of indefinite imprisonment.

Bulgaria shows current account surplus for June 2010

08:48 | broj komentara 0 | BTA

Bulgaria's balance of payments on current account was in 117 million euro surplus for June 2010, compared to a deficit of 3.8 million euro for May and of over 280 million euro for June 2009, according to figures released by the Bulgarian National Bank on Monday.

EUR 358.5 mln FDIs attracted for first half of 2010

08:52 | broj komentara 0 | BTA

Foreign investors are returning to Bulgaria, but the capital they bring is far below the value a year ago, when investments were already contracting and the country's GDP declined steeply.

Bulgaria: Only two banks willing to offer student loans

08:55 09:02 | broj komentara 0 | BTA

Only two banks have decided to start offering student loans: DSK Bank and Raiffeisen Bank, and have signed agreements to that effect with the Education Ministry, the e-zine mediapool.bg reported Monday.

American Investor to grow medicinal algae in Bulgaria

08:57 | broj komentara 0 | BTA

A US-based consortium of Americans, Canadians and Israelis is starting to build a facility for the cultivation of ten special algae species used as pharmaceutical industry inputs on a 9-ha abandoned fish-breeding pond near the Village of Pomen.

Over 150 participants in Tour International Danubien land in Vidin

09:00 | broj komentara 0 | BNR

Over 150 participants in the yacht Tour International Danubien (TID) have landed in the Danubean town of Vidin in northwestern Bulgaria. They will visit some of the local landmarks and attractions.

Bulgaria Air, Lufthansa set up joint catering business

09:02 | broj komentara 0 | Dnevnik

Bulgarian flag carrier Bulgaria Air is joining forces with LFG Lufthansa Service, a subsidiary of Germany’s Lufthansa, will form a joint catering company, the Bulgarian carrier said.

Bulgaria: Tourism revenue dips

09:04 | broj komentara 0 | Dnevnik

Bulgarians who travelled abroad in June trimmed spending by 34% year-on-year to EUR 76 million, according to the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB).

Ex-Hypo Alpe Adria Bank CEO detained in custody

09:05 | broj komentara 0 | Radio.net

Wolfgang Kulterer, former Hypo Alpe Adria Bank management board president, was transferred to the pre-trial custody on Sunday after he was arrested on Friday morning on suspicion on malfeasance in the bank, according to the Austrian APA news agency.

Netanyahu: Visit to Greece of "historic importance"

09:07 | broj komentara 0 | ANA

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou and his visiting Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday announced the creation of a joint committee to deal with all possible issues of bilateral cooperation, including security, tourism, investments, energy and innovation.

Young leaders' training starts in Ohrid

09:12 | broj komentara 0 | MIA

The Cabinet of the President of Macedonia is organising between 16-26 August a training course for young leaders, where 40 young people will have the chance to attend lectures by renowned professors from US, Germany, Britain, Hungary, Kosovo and FYRMacedonia.

FYROM: Fuel prices down, diesel ones up

09:14 | broj komentara 0 | MIA

As of Monday midnight fuel prices in Macedonia will be higher for half a Denar, while diesel ones will increase for one Denar, the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) said.

Romania: Chamber of Deputies passes ANI Law

09:18 09:20 | broj komentara 0 | Agerpres

The Chamber of Deputies passed 204 to 2 and 2 abstentions the Law concerning the organisation and functioning of the National Integrity Agency (ANI), at today's extraordinary session.

More than 192,000 tourists on Romanian Black Sea coast, in weekend

09:21 | broj komentara 0 | Agerpres

The total number of registered tourists on holiday on the Romanian seaside was 187,674 on Saturday and 192,040 on Sunday, according to Constanta County Police Inspectorate, published by the Seaside - Danube Delta Association for Tourism Promotion and Development.

Inzko lifts sanctions against three Bosnian officials

09:24 | broj komentara 0 | SEtimes.com

High Representative Valentin Inzko on Sunday (August 15th) lifted sanctions against three people who were removed from office for obstructing implementation of the Dayton Peace Agreement.

Alleged Romanian spy detained in Moscow

09:27 | broj komentara 0 | Ria Novosti

A senior Romanian diplomat who was detained in Moscow while trying to obtain military secrets from a Russian national has been declared persona non grata and ordered to leave the country within 48 hours, the Federal Security Service (FSB) said on Monday.

Russian oligarchs to help wildfire victims

09:29 | broj komentara 0 | Ria Novosti

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev called on oligarchs to help the victims of the wildfires raging across Russia.

Russia to withdraw from the agreement on the ISTC

09:30 09:41 | broj komentara 0 | Itar-Tass

Russia withdraws from the agreement on the International Science and Technology Center / ISTC-ISTC /. The corresponding decree was signed by Russian President Dmitry Medvedev.


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