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News Archive

Tadic: Kosovo solution situation worse than it was on Feb. 21

07:41 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

 President Boris Tadic said on Feb. 22 that he could not express optimism as far as Serbia receiving European Union candidate status was concerned, because the solution to the Kosovo was problem was a "little further away" on Feb. 22 than it was on the evening

Stefanovic: Talks resume today,positions remote

07:43 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

Belgrade's chief negotiator Borislav Stefanovic said in the evening on Feb. 22 that the dialog with Pristina would resume on Feb. 23, but stressed that the two sides' positions were still "remote."

State of Emergency lifted in all but 23 municipalities

07:45 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

The Serbian government has lifted the state of emergency which was put in place across the territory of the country, with the exception of 23 municipalities in which the conditions for that have not been met, the Serbian government announced on Feb. 22.

H.E. L. Beltran convinced Serbia will get candidacy

07:46 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Spanish Ambassador to Serbia Arturo Laclaustra Beltran expressed conviction Serbia will get candidate status for EU membership on March 1 and that the country deserves this because of the efforts it has made and continues to make on its European path.

H.E. Al. Konuzin: Serbia is Russia's most important economic partner in region

07:51 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

The Russian ambassador in Belgrade, Aleksandar Konuzin, said on Feb. 21 that Russia views Serbia as one of its most important economic partners in the Balkans.

Thornley: Road to EU important for image and investments

07:52 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

A negative decision on candidate status would harm the political parties that advocate European integration, and also the image of the country, a member of the British Serbian Commerce Chamber, James Thornley, stated on Feb. 21.

Vojvodina presented investment possibilities in Slovakia

07:54 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

The Vojvodina delegation visits Slovakia by invitation of the Bratislava Region, in keeping with the agreement on cooperation between the government of Vojvodina and this Slovak region.

Ciric: Last year’s tourism revenues $1bn

09:19 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

 Minister of Economy and Regional Development Nebojsa Ciric stated that in 2011 Serbia garnered around $1 billion in tourism revenues, affirming the sustainability of tourism as an economic branch and its contribution to creating new jobs and enabling even-balanced regional

NCR centre to employ 300 highly qualified workers

08:02 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

Serbian President Boris Tadic said at the opening of the centre that Serbia, after insurmountable problems it experienced in 1990s, now creates perspective for its people.

36,000 people contacted ombudsman in five years

08:05 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Ombudsman Sasa Jankovic has stated that 96 percent of examinees today supports the work of ombudsman, although five years ago, when the institution was established, there was a doubt that ombudsman can work independently.

Trajkovic criticizes, Pantic defends referendum

08:08 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Head of the Gracanica hospital Rada Trajkovic said on Wednesday that the referendum held in northern Kosovo had only helped divide the Serbs, while head of the Kosovska Mitrovica municipality Krstimir Pantic stated it had sent a strong political message.

Croatian prosecutor's visit to Belgrade cancelled

08:12 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The visit of the high delegation of the Croatian State Attorney's Office to Serbia's Prosecutor's Office has been delayed for technical reasons and will be re-scheduled in the coming period, the Serbian Prosecutor's Office released.

EULEX-DFM annual activities report

08:17 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

On Friday 17 February 2012, EULEX/Department of Forensic Medicine (DFM) released its Annual Report for 2011, offering insight into its achievements so far.

Degert:Serbia should take care of loan-based debt

08:23 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Head of the EU delegation in Serbia Vincent Degert stated on Wednesday that Serbia should be careful when taking out loans since it has overstepped the envisaged public debt limit of 45 per cent of the GDP.

Canada helps improve animal husbandry in Serbia

08:25 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Serbia and Canada signed in Belgrade on Wednesday a memorandum of understanding that will help improve the production capabilities of livestock farming in Serbia, mostly by improving the animals' breeds.

France, Italy, Austria: Give candidacy to Serbia

17:23 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The foreign ministers of France, Italy and Austria sent a letter to the EU High Commissioner for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Catherine Ashton, urging that the Council of the EU give Serbia candidate status for EU membership at its upcoming session.

Jean Asselborn : EU should instantly grant Serbia candidate status

17:35 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Luxembourg's Foreign Minister Jean Asselborn is of the opinion that Serbia - despite the eurozone debt crisis- should be immediately granted the EU candidate status, if one wants stability and prosperity in the region.

Barricades at Brnjak removed

20:31 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The barricades placed by Serbs at administrative crossing Brnjak on the Zubin Potok - Ribariche road in central Serbia were removed Thursday about 2 pm.

Belgrade-Pristina dialogue resumes in Brussels

20:47 | broj komentara 0 | Radio Serbia

The Belgrade-Pristina dialogue has resumed in Brussels and Head of Belgrade's negotiating team Borislav Stefanovic said he is ready for another day of hard talks.


20. February - 26. February 2012.