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Djelic denies any ownership connection to the "Ekonom:east Media Group" Dinar strengthens against euro,rate at RSD 115.65 EC: New crisis management measures to avoid future bank bail-outs Romania: Gov't decides to cut expenditures on protocol events, foreign visits in public institutions FYRMacedonia: January-April external trade volume US$3,3 billion: statistics US embassy hosts first-ever anti-piracy seminar at Posidonia exhibition Turkish tourists to receive visas at ports of Rhodes, Kos Preparedness exercise on Wed. by military's rapid deployment forces Tsipras briefs G20 ambassador's on SYRIZA's platforms on economy and foreign policy Sorensen:BiH to get candidacy status early in 2014 Hungary and Ukraine at forefront of democratic decline in Central and Eastern Europe Jahjaga rules out division of Kosovo or territory swap Josipovic won't attend new Serbian president's inaugural ceremony Historical archive Sarajevo makes cooperation with historical archives from Belgrade and Ljubljana officials Toner: Srebrenica genocide cannot be denied KCUS: Three patients operated with use of modern system for neuronavigation Money, Politics, Power: Corruption Risks in Europe Bulgaria awarded 5 first-class investor certificates since January 2012 NYTimes: Greece may go completely broke as soon as July According to Turkish school aids part of Bulgaria is Turkish territory Bulgaria to issue bonds worth up to EUR 950 mln. PM Berisha receives Kosova Minister of Labor and Social Welfare Nenad Rasic PM Berisha welcomes participants in International Conference on Foreign Investments in Albania Improvement of transport infrastructure important for region’s development Increasing number of protected areas in Serbia by European standards No new requirements for Serbia's EU membership EULEX flyers inform drivers on reregistration Spokesman: Fuele to attend Nikolic's inauguration UN ahead of decision - Jeremic or Cekuolis Military healthcare pillar of Angola-Serbia ties Tadic: We are close to formation of majority FH:Positive changes, but same ranking for Serbia Vujanovic to attend Nikolic's inauguration Nielsen: I hope that was just Nikolic's gaffe Analysts: More harm than good from higher VAT Economy's competitiveness poses main problem Serbia's balance of payments increased by 46.1%

Clashes continue in Patra

07:44 | broj komentara 0 | ekathimerini.com

Police used tear gas against a group of hooded people using Molotov cocktails outside a former textile factory during a fresh round of clashes in the harbor city of Patra on Wednesday night.

Eurobank deny Syriza allegations

07:43 | broj komentara 0 | Athensnews.gr

Eurobank, in a statement on Wednesday evening, categorically denied claims aired earlier in the day by the Radical Left Coalition (Syriza), which cited "warnings" by the bank's management over a possible Syriza victory in the June 17 election.

Greece: Mother and son jump to their deaths

07:41 | broj komentara 0 | Athensnews.gr

A mother and son have jumped to their death from the roof of a five-floor building in an apparent suicide.  

Banks post huge profits in Croatia again

07:37 | broj komentara 0 | Croatian Times

Banks in Croatia have once again posted huge profits. In the first three months of 2012, banks in Croatia record profits before tax of 1.29 billion kuna (170 million Euros), according to interim unaudited data for 32 banks in the country, it was announced on Wednesday by the

Croatian Wines win Awards in London

07:34 | broj komentara 0 | Croatian Times

Croatian wines have won awards at this year's Decanter World Wine Awards which were announced at the London International Wine Fair on Tuesday, reported daily newspaper Glas Istre.

333 aftershocks detected following Bulgaria earthquake

07:31 | broj komentara 0 | Novinite.com

A total of 333 aftershocks have been registered through Thursday morning, since a massive 6-degree earthquake hit western Bulgaria in the wee hours Tuesday.

Risk of 7.5-magnitude quake in Bulgaria at the moment more than hypothetical: expert

07:29 | broj komentara 0 | Focus News Agency

“The possibility to have a 7.5-magnitude earthquake in Bulgaria at moment is more than hypothetical,” said Nikolay Miloshev, Director of the National Institute of Geophysics, Geodesy and Geography, speaking with FOCUS News Agency.

AI: Slow prosecution of crimes against Serbs

07:09 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Instead of prosecuting crimes against Serbs, Croatian political figures protested the judgment against General Ante Gotovina (sentenced to 24 years in prison by the ICTY), Amnesty International says in its annual report on the state of human rights across the world.

One third of Romania's population sees corruption as country's major issue

08:09 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

One third of Romania's population (33.4 pct) and roughly an equal percentage (31.7 pct) of the representatives of the local public administration consider that the phenomenon of corruption is Romania's most serious issue, shows a survey on corruption in the local public administration.

Macedonia, Slovenia to take advantage of opportunities offered by countries' markets

08:07 | broj komentara 0 | MIA

Trade exchange between Macedonia and Slovenia is insufficient and there is an opportunity for the countries' markets to be used, Minister of Economy Valon Saraqini and Slovenia's Minister for Economic Development and Technology Radovan Zerjav concluded after their joint meeting

Turin business forum: Macedonia, option for Italian companies to overcome crisis challenges

08:05 | broj komentara 0 | MIA

About 70 Italian companies were briefed on Macedonia's investment opportunities at a business forum held in Turin on Wednesday.

Montenegro Spring Report adopted by the Commission

EC recommends opening of accession talks with Montenegro in June

07:58 | broj komentara 1 | Emg.rs

The European Commission (EC) adopted the report on Montenegro’s track record in implementing reforms related to the EC’s seven key priorities, where it recommends the opening of accession talks with the country in June 2012.

Eurozone countries agree to prepare contingency plans for Greek exit

07:55 | broj komentara 0 | Athensnews.gr

Euro zone officials have agreed that each euro zone country must prepare an individual contingency plan in the eventuality that Greece decides to leave the single currency area, two eurozone officials said on Wednesday.

Mercedes Bresso calls Bosnia and Herzegovina to combine strong state institutions with local democracy on the way to the EU

07:51 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

During a visit to Bosnia and Herzegovina where she met with representatives of the country's authorities (20-23 May), the President of the EU Committee of the Regions (CoR), Mercedes Bresso, reaffirmed the CoR commitment, alongside the other European institutions and the Bosnian

Statement by President Barroso following his meeting with Mr Panagiotis Pikrammenos

"The 2nd programme is the quickest way for Greece to return to growth and job creation

07:45 07:51 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

The Greek people have made huge sacrifices. I wish there were an easier way out of the crisis Greece is facing. The fact is that the least difficult way is the full implementation of the second programme agreed by Greece and its international partners. This is the quickest

EU representatives in Croatia searching for translators

07:41 | broj komentara 0 | Croatian Times

The European Commission and other EU institutions will employ 70 Croatian translators in preparation for Croatia's accession to the European Union on 1 July 2013, when the Croatian language becomes the 24th official language of the European Union.

Croatia: Road toll charges set to rise

07:37 | broj komentara 0 | Croatian Times

A fifteen per cent increase in the cost of road toll charges will come into effect in Croatia from June this year, reports Croatian radio television.

Over 150,000 tourists in first quarter for Zagreb

07:36 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Croatia's capital Zagreb had 154,535 tourists with 300,013 overnight stays in the period from January to April this year, a 2 per cent increase on tourists and a 10 per cent increase on overnight stays from the same period last year.

Bukvic: Third SBF brought concrete results

07:33 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

The idea of the Sarajevo Business Forum, as noted, is long-term, and large investments cannot be completed in a year or two. This requires lengthy negotiations and contacts

Dzombic: New arrangement between IMF and BiH by fall

07:31 | broj komentara 0 | Fena

Prime Minister of RS Aleksandar Dzombic confirmed that representatives of International Monetary Fund (IMF) are completely open for talks on new stand-by arrangement for BiH and think it can be signed by fall.

Incidents in Patras outside former factory housing migrants

18:17 | broj komentara 0 | AMNA

Incidents occurred on Tuesday evening outside the installations of the former Piraiki-Patraiki factory in the western port city of Patras, when a group of demonstrators attempted to storm the building where migrants are staying.

Stavreski: Construction of Corridor 10 section to revive economy

08:25 | broj komentara 0 | MIA

 Construction of Corridor 10 highway section Demir Kapija-Smokvica will begin this summer, which along with other measures, is to help the economy's revival and increase of investments, said Vice Premier and Finance Minister Zoran Stavreski on Tuesday.

FYRMacedonia: Banking system stable, deposits safe

08:24 | broj komentara 0 | MIA

Macedonian banking system remained stable, maintaining high solvency and liquidity despite uncertainty of the EU debt crisis. Stress-tests have shown that Macedonian banks would sustain even the worst-case scenarios, concluded the Financial Stability Committee, which reviewed

Greek government debt slashed to 280.292 billion euro in March

08:19 | broj komentara 0 | AMNA

Following the PSI bond writedown, the Greek central government debt was slashed to 280.292 billion euro at the end of March 2012, down from 367.978 billion euro at the end of December 2011, the Greek General Accounting Office announced on Monday.

Europe prepares for Greek departure from Eurozone

08:15 | broj komentara 0 | Voice of Russia

The EU heads of government meet on Wednesday in Brussels for yet another round of discussions on what exactly to do about Greece.

Greek banks under threat

08:13 | broj komentara 0 | Voice of Russia

Greece is threatened by a banking crisis as foreign account holders and investors are withdrawing their money from Greek banks. They fear that the country may quit the eurozone and their euro accounts will be converted into drachmas – Greece’s pre-euro national currency.

INA to invest HRK 514 mln in EOR project

08:05 | broj komentara 0 | tportal.hr

The oil company INA on Tuesday launched in Ivanic Grad, 25 kilometres southeast from Zagreb, a project for Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR), in which it will invest 514 million kuna (approx. EUR 68.5 million) in the next three years.

Hypo Bank selling its banks in the former Yugoslavia

08:03 | broj komentara 0 | Croatian Times

Hypo Alpe-Adria-Bank International AG has hired Deutsche Bank AG to sell its banks in the former Yugoslavia, said CEO of Hypo Alpe-Adria-Bank, Gottwald Kranebitter yesterday, reported website Tportal.

Bajramovic: Seven to ten thousand workers at warning protest

08:01 | broj komentara 0 | Fena

Seven to ten thousand workers are expected to be at warning protest of Alliance of Independent Unions of BiH, which will be held on May 26 in front of building of Parliament of FBiH in Sarajevo, president of Alliance of Independent Unions of BiH Ismet Bajramovic stated for FENA

January-May: 4247 new persons with Bulgarian citizenship

07:59 | broj komentara 0 | BNR

Bulgarian Vice-President Margarita Popova announced that in the period January 22 – May 22 she has issued decrees according to which Bulgarian citizenship is granted to 4247 persons.


04. June - 10. June 2012.


Business calendar


04. June - 10. June 2012.

  • European prison chaplains hold conference at Sambata de Sus

    4. Jun - 8. Jun 2012 | Izabrani događaji

  • Dacic on two-day visit to Russian Federation

    7. Jun - 8. Jun 2012 | Izabrani događaji

  • Posidonia 2012 opens its gates

    4. Jun - 8. Jun 2012 | Izabrani događaji

  • Athens & Epidaurus Festival tickets on sale

    8. Jun - 9. Jun 2012 | Izabrani događaji

  • SPC patriarch and synod members to visit Zagreb

    7. Jun - 9. Jun 2012 | Izabrani događaji

  • Event on occasion of World Accreditation Day

    9. Jun 2012. | Izabrani događaji