|Dacic to visit dispatching centre of EPS||Greece: The agreement with the troika has been completed||Greek PM, party leaders agree "on all points except one"||NBS: Key policy rate maintained at 9.5 percent||Serbian Gov't continues to implement all agreements reached with IMF||Member States react swiftly to Bulgaria’s request for assistance for fighting floods and harsh winter conditions||Bulgaria among EU Countries with lowest innovation performance||Minister: Croatia set to strengthen finances despite risks||Farmers to stage protest rallies throughout Croatia on Thursday||Bulgarian food bank established to fight hunger, waste||Code orange issued in 17 Bulgarian districts over low temperatures||Serbia's external debt totals EUR 23.84 billion||Brazil ready to invest EUR 300 million in Serbia||Zastava Arms to sign contracts worth USD 330 mil||Parliament opens first special session in 2012||Halimi urges compromise for change in street names||Moscow aids Kosovo monasteries||Two new political parties registered||Icy weather reduces crime by 40 percent||MUP investigates incident in Syrian Embassy||Thaci: Tadic's plan for Kosovo unacceptable||Fini: Serbia has met all conditions||Tadic: Poorest households not to pay for power||Petrovic to open FOODREX fair||NIS to invest €400 m in ecological projects by 2015||Serbian parliament acknowledges resignation of Snezana Samardzic-Markovic||Cooperation between Serbia, Turkey in field of agriculture||No water traffic in Serbia||Electricity consumption should be reduced by 10%||FM Jeremic: "KiM is ghetto, come and see for yourself"||Functioning of vital systems during ice wave to be secured||Government recommends no school until 17 February||Next ECIKS Conference: “Investing in Kosovo”||Stamenkovic: Terminating IMF arrangement would be bad for Serbia||Nestle to invest in Serbia, export ice cream to EU||Churkin: Russia supports candidacy of Jeremic||Troika gives Greece 15 days to find pension cuts alternative|
18:50 | 0 | Emg.rs
The government’s discussions with the troika were concluded successfully this morning on the issue which had remained open for further elaboration.Thus there is general agreement on the content of the new program, in view also of this evening’s Eurogroup meeting.
09:29 | 0 | Focus News Agency
Code orange is issued in 17 Bulgarian districts and code yellow – in the rest 11 districts.
09:31 | 0 | Sofia News Agency
Two non profits, six companies related to the food industry and one IT company announced the establishment of the "Bulgarian Food Bank", whose mission will be to fight hunger and unnecessary food waste.
09:33 | 0 | tportal.hr
Farmers' leaders also accused the government of turning a deaf ear to their request for talks on the government's plan to curtail the budget funds for agriculture.
09:34 | 0 | Tanjug
Croatia's austerity budget for 2012 should help the government maintain the country's credit rating and take on new borrowing abroad, Finance Minister Slavko Linic said in an interview with Reuters published earlier this week.
09:36 | 0 | BTA
Bulgaria is one of the countries with moderate innovation performance according to the Innovation Union Scoreboard 2011 presented by the European Commission on Tuesday. Romania, Lithuania and Latvia are in the same group of countries well below the EU27 average.
09:38 | 0 | Emg.rs
Despite dealing with severe winter conditions at home, European countries have responded swiftly to Bulgaria’s request for assistance to fight floods and prevent further damage from the severe winter that has engulfed much of the country. Several dams are overflowing in
15:29 | 0 | Emg.rs, AMNA
According to sources, the three party leaders -- PASOK leader and former prime minister George Papandreou, New Democracy (ND) leader Antonis Samaras and Popular Orthodox Rally (LAOS) leader George Karatzaferis -- authorised Papademos to negotiate with the troika the alternative
08:38 | 0 | ekathimerini.com
The troika has reportedly given Greece 15 days to find 300 million euros of cuts to avoid reductions to pensions after party leaders objected to this measure during marathon talks that ended early on Thursday.