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Police arrest 22 people throughout Serbia

08:02 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Fourteen heads and owners of private companies and 8 customs officers were arrested, including the leader of the group, Zarko Radonjic, owner of the company Moravex from Subotica, and relative of Mufti Muamer Zukorlic Nermin Smailovic, who lives in Novi Pazar.

MEPs harshly criticize EULEX

08:00 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs, Tanjug

A great number of delegates and representatives of civil society organizations who were invited to participate in today's debate did not agree with the evaluation about EULEX success and progress made by Kosovo institutions.

EULEX denies claims about Serbian police container

07:57 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

EULEX wishes to deny all the media claims from May 31 stating that EULEX allowed the Serbian police to place a container near the Jarinje crossing, the EU mission stated in comment to speculations by media in Pristina about the Serbian police setting up a container near Jarinje.

April industrial output down by 2.2%

07:55 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

The Serbian Statistical Office today stated that the industrial output in Serbia in April 2012 dropped by 2.2% against April 2011, or 6% against the 2011 average.

Foreign trade from January to April reaches $9,585.7m

07:54 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

The Serbian Statistical Office stated today that the overall foreign trade of Serbia in the period January–April 2012 reached $9,585.7 million, a 4.4% drop in relation to the same period last year.

Dinar down by 0.3 %,exchange rate 116.61 for EUR 1

18:29 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Serbian dinar went down by 0.3 percent against the euro on Thursday, setting the official middle exchange rate at EUR 116.6121 for EUR 1, the NBS said in a release.

Nikolic wants Serbia united for better life

18:25 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

 “I vow to be thoroughly committed to preserving the sovereignty and integrity of the territory of the Republic of Serbia, including Kosovo and Metohija as its integral part, to honor human and minority rights and freedoms, to respect and defend the Constitution and

Cabinet's goals fighting poverty, crime, Says Tadic

07:11 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

"The Democratic Party will make any effort to create a majority around the goals of a future cabinet. That, however does not mean that other parties should not try to form a majority where the Democrats will not participate, but we will definitely not abandon our goal

EU-Kosovo: Further step to consolidate rule of law

07:00 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

The Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy Štefan Füle stressed it was designed to help Kosovo to address the challenges in the field of the rule of law, with the focus on the judiciary, the fight against organised crime and corruption.

Public debt crisis could strike this year

07:04 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Serbia could be affected by a public debt crisis as early as this year if it does not take appropriate measures, as the debt keeps growing and will exceed 55 percent of the GDP at the end of the year, the Fiscal Council warned Wednesday.

Nikolic to take oath of office

07:06 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The new legislature of the Serbian parliament will convene on Thursday, May 31, and president-elect Tomislav Nikolic will take the oath of office before the MPs on the same day, officially starting his five-year term.

Serbia’s representative at Venice Biennale chosen

07:05 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

Minister of Culture, Media and Information Society Predrag Markovic stated that artwork titled “One: Table” by a group of young architects will represent Serbia at the 13th Venice Architecture Biennale.

RSD 1.3bn for energy efficiency of buildings

07:05 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

Minister of Environment, Mining and Spatial Planning Oliver Dulic  yesterday presented the first contracts to banks participating in the programme for improving energy efficiency in Serbia, as part of which RSD 1.3 billion will be used for reconstruction and renovation

Sutanovac:Better cooperation in military medicine

21:00 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Congress of the Balkan Military Medical Committee (BMMC), focusing on regional cooperation in the domain of military medicine, kicked off in Belgrade on Wednesday.

EU-Kosovo dialogue to kick off

20:56 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

A Kosovo government delegation will arrive in Brussels on Wednesday afternoon to hold a structural dialogue with EU officials on the rule of law, the fight against corruption and organised crime.

Municipal assembly gets formed in Zvecan

20:55 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Representatives of the Kosovo Serbs in the northern Kosovo town of Zvecan formed their municipal assembly on Wednesday, following the May 6 local elections that were held despite Belgrade's opposition to their taking place.

Security situation in Kosovo delicate, but stable

20:55 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

 Lt General Ljubisa Dikovic, Serbian Armed Forces (VS) Chief of General Staff, and KFOR Commander Major General Erhard Drews stated in Belgrade on Wednesday that the security situation in Kosovo-Metohija is delicate, but stable.

Nikolic: Recognition of independence of Kosovo out of question

20:52 | broj komentara 0 | Radio Serbia

Serbian President Tomislav Nikolić said that so far no one had demanded him to recognize independence of Kosovo as a condition for Serbia’s further EU course. He told RTV Montenegro that he would never recognize independence of Kosovo even at the price of renouncing the

Serbia does not accept unilateral, illegal decisions by Pristina

20:48 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Republic of Serbia will never stop issuing licence plates and documents and that is not, nor will be part of the agreement with Pristina, Stefanovic said and reiterated that the agreements reached are public, clear and in line with the Serbian Constitution.

Mihajlovic: There is no avoiding talks with IMF

12:51 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Serbian Progressive Party official Zorana Mihajlovic said on Tuesday there was no avoiding talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), because the IMF was important for coping with the crisis in Serbia.

Production in Smederevo steel mill not stopping

12:50 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Speculations about lay-offs and the suspension of another blast furnace at the Smederevo steel mill are arbitrary and have no basis in the decisions made by the company's leadership, the steelworks' spokesperson Dusanka Rankovic told Tanjug on Tuesday.

EU issues import permission for Serbian potato

12:49 12:50 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Serbia can export potato to the EU again because the ban introduced back in 2000 has been lifted, which opens room for an increase in the local production, Branislav Gulan of the Serbian Chamber of Commerce (PKS) told Tanjug.

Household consumption rises in first quarter

12:48 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

 Household consumption is estimated to have risen 0.1 percent in the first quarter of this year, according to seasonally-adjusted data, which had a positive effect on the GDP, the National Bank of Serbia (NBS) said in its inflation report.

Nikolic urges parties to agree on gov't quickly

12:47 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

Serbian president-elect Tomislav Nikolic said he would in no way be an obstacle to the forming of the government and called on the parties to reach agreement on the government as soon as possible, because the country is in a difficult economic situation.

Bumbasirevic as new rector of Belgrade University

12:46 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

 Professor and Dean of the Faculty of Medicine Vladimir Bumbasirevic was appointed new rector of the Belgrade University for the next three years on Monday.

Serbs worried about situation in northern Kosovo

12:45 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

 Representatives of local self-governments, educational institutions, public companies and businesses in northern Kosovo said Tuesday that the current situation in that part of the province is complex and tends to get worse due to unilateral moves made by KFOR and EULEX.

Prospective new investments in infrastructure

12:42 12:44 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

 Minister of Infrastructure and Energy Milutin Mrkonjic spoke yesterday with the new leadership of company Alpina, which offered cooperation to Serbia in infrastructure projects in the form of public-private partnerships.

A good year for Raiffeisen Bank Kosovo

12:39 | broj komentara 0 | ECIKS

During 2011, Raiffeisen Bank Kosovo has continued to invest in the network of branches and customer service. Two new subsidiaries have been opened, thus increasing the total number of branches and subsidiaries to 52 in late 2011.

Two international bidders for Kosovo power network

12:39 | broj komentara 0 | ECIKS

Two international firms have submitted bids to buy Kosovo's ailing state-run power distributor as part of the government's effort to liberalise the energy market and reduce losses, government officials said on Monday.

New contract with the Swiss brings „Trepca“ over 10 million Euros

12:37 | broj komentara 0 | ECIKS

According to the daily newspaper Koha Ditore, this social enterprise is expected to gain about 10 million Euros from the sale of five thousand tons of lead and zinc concentrate.


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

  • Athens & Epidaurus Festival tickets on sale

    8. Jun - 9. Jun 2012 | Izabrani događaji

  • Adria Air Race 2012 to be held in Zagreb

    9. Jun - 10. Jun 2012 | Izabrani događaji