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News Archive

Ljajic says Government entering calmer period

06:36 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

Serbian Labor and Social Policy Minister Rasim Ljajic said on Feb. 16 that a calmer period is ahead of the Serbian government, in which it will continue to work on reaching its goals - reduction of poverty and acceleration of the country's European integration.

KFOR to number 5,000 troops after restructuring

06:38 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The restructuring will provide KFOR with two new battle groups, which will act throughout Kosovo and answer directly to the KFOR commander.

Cvetkovic: 2011 crucial for European integration

07:17 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Pointing out that the reshuffle is not an issue, the prime minister said that Minister Mladjan Dinkic had been dismissed because his statements had questioned the authority of the government of which he himself had been a member.

Delevic: Instability may jeopardize EU integration process

06:41 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

If the political instability and bad relations in the ruling coalition continue, Serbia's strategic goal, that is achieving EU candidate status by the end of 2011, will be jeopardized, Director of the Government's EU Integration Office Milica Delevic has stated.

Kacin welcomes announced Government reshuffle

06:43 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

European Parliament Rapporteur on Serbia Jelko Kacin welcomed the announcement of Serbian government reshuffle aimed at securing its better efficiency and regaining citizens' trust.

Hungarian President' s visit to Serbia called off

06:45 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The visit of Hungarian President Pal Schmitt to Serbia, scheduled for Wednesday, February 16, has been called off for health reasons.

Ten years since the attack against Serbs near Podujevo

06:47 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

The explosion of a mine placed under the bridge on the Nis-Pristina road blew up the first of six buses carrying Serbs, displaced from Kosovo, who, escorted by KFOR, were on their way to Gracanica to attend the church service on All Souls Day.

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon presents a report at the UN session

06:58 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

The Secretary-General’s report  spotlights the events leading up to and following the collapse of Kosovo’s governing coalition, as well as the calling of extraordinary Assembly elections on last 12 December.

UNSC Meeting on Kosmet: Members call for probe into allegations of trafficking in human organs

07:07 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

“There will be no long-term stability and development of Kosovo without a successful process of reconciliation among the communities,” said Lamberto Zannier, who is also the Head of the United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK).

MPs to discuss resignations and changes to book of regulations

07:15 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Djukic-Dejanovic told reporters in the Serbian parliament that during the first extraordinary parliament sitting, MPs should confirm resignations filed by ministers Mladjan Dinkic, Verica Kalanovic and Tomica Milosavljevic.

Markovic: Inflation at about six percent by end of year

07:29 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug, Emg.rs

According to central bank's inflation projections, a more significant drop in inflation is expected in the second half of the year, so that by the end of 2011, the inflation rate should be at about six percent, Vice Governor of the National Bank of Serbia Bojan Markovic said Wednesday.

Serbia's public debt down to 38 percent of GDP at end of January

07:34 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Serbia's public debt totaled EUR 12.13 billion or 38 percent of the GDP at the end of January, announced the Ministry of Finance.

Belgrade to host Wine Fair on February 24-27

07:35 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The second international wine fair dubbed 'Beo Wine Fair' will take place at the Belgrade Fair on February 24-27, the Belgrade Chamber of Commerce released on Wednesday.

First EU expert mission to arrive in Belgrade on February 21

13:03 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The first EU expert mission which will investigate how far Serbia has come with reforms, will arrive in Belgrade on February 21, Head of the European Integration Office Milica Delevic said Thursday.

Technical-level talks with IMF continue

13:15 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission will continue Thursday technical-level talks with the representatives of the Serbian government, as part of the seventh, final quarterly revision of the stand-by arrangement.

Vast majority of UN member states do not recognize Kosovo

14:41 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

A vast majority of the UN member states (117) have not recognized the unilaterally proclaimed independence of Kosovo, some of them holding the right of veto in the UN Security Council. The EU is still divided over the issue since Slovakia, Romania, Spain, Greece and Cyprus did

Kon: No reason for concern, but flu must not be underestimated

22:00 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Epidemiologist at the Belgrade Institute of Public Health Predrag Kon said Thursday that the flu epidemic in Serbia is weak and not expected to last more than another three to four weeks. He noted that the number of infected far exceeds the 170 lab confirmed cases.

Dinar weakens against euro by 0.12 percent

22:09 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Serbian dinar will continue to weaken against the euro on Thursday by 13 paras, or 0.12 percent, thus setting the official middle exchange rate at RSD 103.7871 per euro, the National Bank of Serbia (NBS) said in a release.


14. February - 20. February 2011.