|Lucas Papademos designated new Greek PM||Montenegro and Croatia tighten police cooperation||Macedonia-Bulgaria cross-border business networking project launched||Magyar Telekom to invest fresh EUR 180 million in Macedonia||Macedonian, Albanian PMs pledge to bolster economic cooperation||EU proposal on joint customs checkpoints in Kosovo||Sarkozy tells Obama that Netanyahu is a liar||Gazprom to spend 80 mln roubles to protect nature during Olympic construction in Sochi||Croatians' purchasing power less than half of EU average||Zagreb Jazz Festival opens on Thursday||Bulgaria increases minimum salary||BiH agricultural cooperatives receive GLOBALGAP certificate||PM Berisha: We shall develop a passion in Albanian farmers for planting fruit and nut trees||Dinar up by 0.1 percent||Tadic to pay two-day visit to Ukraine||Bildt: Barricades removal not related to candidacy||Nikolic calls for uniform plan on Kosovo||No new KFOR actions in north Kosovo||KiM Minister: KFOR to remain status-neutral||Two Serbs wounded, one dies in Kosovska Mitrovica||Third fair of local self-government opens||Tadic: ICTY has no new preconditions||Nibens group to reorganize through bankruptcy||Tadic: Delhaize example of a job well done||Tadic: Regulatory bodies to get insight into contracts||1.75 million employed people in Serbia||Fugitive football club owner Psomiadis arrested in Skopje||Greece approves energy investment projects worth 1.12 bln euros||Beijing seminar on investments in Greece||Gov't: Efforts to faciliate easier entry for Chinese students wishing to study in Greece||Ruling majority expects agreement on declaration||Ivanovic: KFOR intervention wrong and tension raising||Albania: Williamson with Albanian officials on traffic in organs||Djelic to visit Netherlands||Dacic on visit to Finland||Stefanovic: Belgrade-Pristina talks to resume soon|
09:52 10:02 | 0 | AMNA
The Eurogroup on Monday evening asked for a written commitment by the new Greek coalition government that is due to be announced and also the political forces that will be backing it in order to disburse an 8 billion euros 6th tranche of the 110 billion euro EU-IMF bailout loan
10:03 | 0 | AMNA
"There is national dignity. I have already and repeatedly explained why, in order to protect the Greek economy and the euro, implementation of the Oct. 26 decisions has become inevitable. I will not allow anyone to doubt my word," ND leader A. Samaras emphasised.
12:21 | 0 | Emg.rs, CNBC
There is a 65 percent chance of a banking crisis between November 23-26 following a Greek default and a run on the Italian banking system, according to analysts at Exclusive Analysis, a research firm which focuses on global risks.
12:43 | 0 | BNR
Within the framework of the working visit to the USA Bulgarian Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov met with Homeland Security Department Secretary Janet Napolitano and special advisor to President Obama on counter-terrorism and homeland security issues John Brannon.
12:45 | 0 | BNR
In the period January-August 2011 Bulgaria’s export to EU countries has gone up 34.8 percent on the same period of the previous year, amounting to EUR 8 billion, the National Statistical Institute informs.
12:48 | 0 | tportal.hr
The ruling Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) party and the Croatian Civic Party (HGS) of Split Mayor Zeljko Kerum on Tuesday signed a coalition agreement for constituencies nos. 9 and 10.
12:52 | 0 | MIA
Albanian Prime Minister Sali Berisha, who pays Wednesday an official visit to the Republic of Macedonia, is set to meet with host Nikola Gruevski.
12:54 | 0 | MIA
The business climate in central and eastern Europe waned this fall as foreign direct investors became more pessimistic about the region's economic outlook, according to the Thomson Reuters & OeKB CEE Business Climate index.
15:27 | 0 | AMNA
Greek police late Tuesday arrested 18 people in a sweep operation on an organised crime syndicate smuggling contraband cigarettes, and the operation was still ongoing on Wednesday morning.
15:40 | 0 | AMNA
The European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF) will pay 2.9 million euro to support 642 workers laid off by ALDI Hellas when the supermarket chain closed its operations in Greece, based on a decision approved on Tuesday by the European Parliament's budget committee.
15:41 | 0 | AMNA
The top tourism destinations continued to be the islands of Rhodes and Kos, where tourist arrivals increased 22.54 percent and 22.6 percent, respectively, with more than two million visitors to the two islands in 2011.
20:39 20:41 | 0 | ekathimerini.com
Political leaders are to meet with President Karolos Papoulias for a second time on Thursday at 10 a.m. after talks aimed at agreeing on the formation of an interim government reached an impasse on Wednesday.