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Dinar gains on the euro

10:33 | broj komentara 0 | Blic

The Serbian dinar gained 0.26 percent against the euro, so the euro middle rate of exchange reached RSD 76.62, announced the National Bank of Serbia.

High commissions in Serbian banks

10:35 | broj komentara 0 | Blic

Serbian banks charge much higher commissions when selling foreign currency than banks in Croatia, Macedonia, B-H and other countries in the region.

Serbian first sugar factory at auction for the second time

10:37 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

The Serbian Privatization Agency announced it would offer Dimitrije Tucovic sugar factory at auction for the second time on September 23, at the price of RSD 5.94 billion (roughly RSD 77 million).

Meat price up

10:38 | broj komentara 0 | Blic

Experts claim there is no economic justification for the meat price increase, because there were no new developments on the market since the latest price increase.

Enough corn for export

10:39 | broj komentara 0 | Blic

The Farming Institute in Novi Sad expects this year’s corn yield in Serbia could be between 4 and 4.5 tons per hectare.

NATO bombs still scattered in Serbia

10:42 | broj komentara 0 | B92

Experts believe that unexploded aircraft bombs are still on 43 locations in the country, some of them weighing as much as 930 kilograms, capable of burrowing their way 20 meters into the ground.

Jeremic will ask Arab League to support Serbia's Kosovo initiative

10:43 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

 Vuk Jeremic stated that he  will ask for arab League's support for Serbia's initiative before the UN General Assembly seeking the opinion of the International Court of Justice (ICJ)

Holbrooke: Tie Serbia’s EU bid to Kosovo

10:47 | broj komentara 0 | RadioNET

Richard Holbrooke, a former Special Envoy for the Balkans, and former American ambassador at the United Nations, said he believes Serbia should join the European Union, “but only after recognising Kosovo.”

Kosovo opposition parties demand foreign minister's resignation

10:48 | broj komentara 0 | EMportal

The opposition insisted Hyseni report to parliament on his policy failures, likely the first issue lawmakers will discuss during parliament's autumn session.

Pension fund to invest in Kosovo

10:49 | broj komentara 0 | New Kosova Report

Kosovo Trust of Pensional Savings has decided to start investing in Kosovo new contributions made to the fund.

Sejdiu gives up pay rise

10:51 | broj komentara 0 | Balkaninsight

Although Sejdiu will no longer get a pay rise, he still remains one of the best paid presidents in the region, ranked only after President Stjepan Mesic of Croatia, a European Union candidate state, who receives some €3,600.

U.S. Ambassador at the MoU Signing Ceremony with 19 Mayors

10:54 | broj komentara 0 | EMportal

On Tuesday, September 9, 2008, U.S. Ambassador Cameron Munter, will witness the signing of Memoranda of Understanding between USAID’s Municipal Economic Growth Activity (MEGA) Program and Mayors from 19 Municipalities in Serbia.

River Road Entertainment selects Serbia for location of filming “CORIOLANUS”

09:24 | broj komentara 0 | EMportal

Ralph Fiennes will direct and play the lead in the film and was part of a group that evaluated Serbia as a location for shooting this film in July.

MC Donald's invests over EUR 12 mln into Serbia

09:28 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

The McDonald's company has invested over EUR12 million into the Serbian market over the past 20 years, where it employs around 700 people in 13 restaurants.

Parliament to vote SAA, energy deal

10:14 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

The parliament is to vote on the ratification of the Stabilization and Association Agreement (SAA), the energy deal with Russia and several international agreements at its session on Sept. 9.

Dragutinovic calls on MPs to support ratification of international agreements

10:16 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Speaking about the importance of bills on ratification of 11 international agreements in Serbian parliament, Dragutinovic said that the total value of loans and donations in question is €286.5 million.

Proposed resolution on Kosovo-Metohija withdrawn from parliament

10:18 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Bogdanovic explained that the proposed resolution was removed from the agenda due to the political discord regarding the document.

Nikolic: Split with Seselj, party must be reformed

10:22 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

The former SRS deputy leader, said he and party leader Vojislav Seselj had different views on politics, morale, and Serbia's future.Tomislav Nikolić presented yesterday his own parliamentary club

Milosavljevic: Building modern market structure Serbia's priority

10:28 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The strategy determines clear directions and methods for the preservation of SMEs, considering the fact that there are nearly 105,000 registered independent traders in Serbia which employ more than 260,000 people.


08. September - 14. September 2008.