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6,771, 479 Serbian citizens to elect president today

07:45 15:25 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs, Tanjug

A total of 6,771, 479 people in Serbia are entitled to vote in the presidential run-off on Sunday, the state electoral commission (RIK) announced on Saturday.Just like in the May 6 elections, a total of 38 polling stations in 22 countries would be open for voters abroad on May

RIK has distributed mandates to MPs

07:40 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The state electoral commission (RIK) has on Saturday distributed 250 mandates to future MPs, according to the order previously determined by the parties in line with the Law on Election of MPs.

KPS strengthens its presence in north due to polls

07:38 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Kosovo Police Service (KPS) will on Sunday strengthen its presence in the north of Kosovo due to the holding of the Serbian presidential run-off, KPS regional spokesman Besim Hoti said on Saturday.

Serbia requests same volume of financing from EBRD

09:28 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

At the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) Annual Meeting on Friday, the Serbian delegation requested from this financial institution not to cut back on the financing of projects due to the global economic crisis, Serbian Governor at the EBRD Verica Kalanovic

EBRD: Economic growth of 0.1 percent in 2012

09:26 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) released on Friday the forecast according to which Serbia should record economic growth worth 0.1 percent in 2012, while the growth rate would add up to 2.6 percent in 2013.

Agreement on simplification of trade procedures

09:25 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Serbian Ministry of Agriculture and Trade and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) Wednesday signed an agreement expected to reduce trade logistics constraints and harmonize border clearance procedures in the Western Balkans.

Agricultural fair has attracted 250,000 people

09:23 09:43 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

A total of 250,000 people visited 79th International Agricultural Fair in Novi Sad, Director of the trade fair Goran Vasic said on Friday. The 80th International Agricultural Fair will be held from May 18-24, 2013, with Croatia as the partner country.

Sir Suma Chakrabarti becomes the next President of the EBRD, Djelic congratulates him on appointment

09:22 09:33 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Former Serbian deputy prime minister Bozidar Djelic, who was one of the candidates for the new president of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), congratulated Suma Chakrabarti late on Friday on his appointment as the EBRD director.

Germany records less asylum requests from Serbia

09:20 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The number of Serbian citizens seeking asylum in Germany has more than halved in April, the German Interior Ministry has stated.

Research into media freedom in Serbia presented

09:19 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

As many as three quarters of reporters in Serbia believe that the country suffers from certain problems in connection to the freedom of the media, shows the research entitled 'Media freedoms in Serbia in a European mirror.'

€25 m investment in defence industry

09:15 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

Assistant Minister Ilija Pilipovic underlined that the defence industry is currently making an investment worth €25 million.

Protesters demand release of Kosovo Serb

09:10 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

A protest was held in Kosovska Mitrovica on Friday with demands for an immediate release of Kosovo Serb Jovica Miljkovic.

Ivanovic:Idea of "greater Albania" not extinguished

09:08 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Serbian State Secretary for Kosovo-Metohija Oliver Ivanovic said on Friday that the statement of Albanian Prime Minister Sali Berisha, who said that Albanians are more than ever interested in working on national reunification, constitutes a clear message that the idea of a 'greater

Dikovic: Kosovo is greatest security challenge

09:06 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Chief of Serbian Armed Forces (VS) General Staff Ljubisa Dikovic said Kosovo's unilaterally declared independence was the greatest security challenge for Serbia, warning that a reduction in KFOR troops under current circumstances would not be good.

Dacic: Attack in Dobrosin shot at common life

09:03 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

 Serbian Interior Minister Ivica Dacic said on Friday that the attack on the police checkpoint in Dobrosin near Bujanovac (southern Serbia) is a shot at the common life, and called for the reaction of the international community in Kosovo-Metohija.

Zastava and Italian cluster sign letter of intent

07:09 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Dragan Srejovic, CEO of Zastava vozila, and the director of the Italian automotive cluster Iam (Innovazione Automotive e Metalmeccanica) signed Thursday in Kragujevac a letter of intent and announced a contract would be inked next month.

Serbia, Azerbaijan to enhance economic cooperation

07:08 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

There is ample room for enhancement of economic cooperation and increase of commercial exchange between Serbia and Azerbaijan because the current level does not meet the two countries' needs and possibilities, Vice President of the Serbian Chamber of Commerce (PKS) Vidosava

Dinar slides sharply against euro

07:06 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Serbian dinar is down by 30 para or 0.3 percent Thursday, with the official middle exchange rate set at RSD 112.8731 for one euro, the National Bank of Serbia (NBS) has said in a release.

SPC condemns verdict against Archbishop Jovan

07:05 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Holy Synod of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) on Wednesday condemned the court judgment in the Macedonian town of Veles by which the Archbishop of Ohrid and Metropolitan of Skopje Jovan was sentenced to two and a half years in prison for alleged embezzlement.

Dacic: Operation Zeppelin ends in five arrests

07:03 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Serbian Interior Minister Ivica Dacic said Thursday that a police operation that had been completed two days before ended in the arrest of five members of an organized criminal ring cultivating and distributing skunk, a narcotic drug.

Brammertz in Belgrade next week

07:02 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) Serge Brammertz will visit Belgrade next week, but the exact date of his arrival has not been announced yet, his office at The Hague told Tanjug on Thursday.

Kosovo Serb imposed custody

07:01 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Jovica Miljkovic, Serb suspected in participating in a group who damaged the guard house that Kosovo police officers intended to set up in northern part of Kosovska Mitrovica one month ago, was imposed a 48-hour police custody, lawyer Ljubomir Pantovic has stated for Tanjug

Dobrosin probably attacked by three persons

06:59 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

“Based on the ammunition leftovers it can be concluded that they fired automatic rifles, machine guns and snipers of great destructive power,” Nada Colic, the investigating judge of the High Court of the southern Serbian city of Vranje, told reporters on the spot.

Terorist attack in Dobrosin, southern Serbia

21:03 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

No one was injured in the attack that took place around 2 a.m. only 100-150 m from the administrative line towards KiM, in the village of Stubline in the municipality of Gnjilane, that is near the place where the police department is located.

Software piracy rate in Serbia down in 2011

07:04 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

The software piracy rate in Serbia dropped two percent in 2011 to 72 percent, uncovered an international study of the Business Software Alliance, presented in Belgrade on May 16.

Serbia open for Tunisian investments

06:54 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

 Serbia is a politically stable country open to investments, President of the Belgrade Chamber of Commerce Milan Jankovic told the Tunisian business officials who met with representatives of Serbian companies on Wednesday.

Serbian presents its potential to South America

06:53 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Businessmen from Serbia presented the potentials of the domestic economy to the companies from South America and discussed possible forms of economic cooperation at the first meeting of businessmen from South America and Central and Eastern Europe held in Vienna Wednesday.

Support to Tadic from European Parliament

06:44 06:47 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

"It matters to the European Union who wins the presidential elections in Serbia. Serbia deserves a President that will keep it firmly on the path towards membership of the European Union, a President that will lead the country toward stability and prosperity. President

Tadic: Good that Germany invests in Serbia

06:29 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Boris Tadic, leader of the Democratic Party and the party's presidential candidate, stated on Tuesday commenting on the intention of the German company Higson International to invest in Serbia that it is always good to have German investors come to Serbia and sent a message

Dinar down to 112.57 for one euro

06:33 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Serbian dinar is down by 13 para or 0.1 percent Wednesday, dropping to official middle exchange rate of RSD 112.5775 for one euro - yet another all-time low, the National Bank of Serbia (NBS) has announced.


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