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Serbia showed in the polls it wants EU integration

14:38 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

 The EU wants to continue its enlargement to the countries of the Balkans, including Serbia, which is part of the European culture, and whose people showed clearly in the elections that is what they wanted too, Head of the EU Delegation to Serbia Vincent Degert said on

Metallica stages great concert for 30,000 people

14:37 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

American heavy metal band Metallica gave a great concert at Belgrade's Usce late Tuesday in front of around 30,000 spectators, performing the Black Album in its entirety to mark the 20th anniversary of its publication.

Dinar hits new all-time low, rate at RSD 111.96

07:59 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Serbian dinar has dropped by 0.1 percent or 13 para on Tuesday, thus hitting another all-time low against the euro, and setting the official middle exchange rate at RSD 111.96 despite a 20- million intervention by the National Bank of Serbia (NBS) on Monday.

U.S. ready to work with any Serbian government

10:39 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The United States is ready to cooperate with any government that comes to power in Serbia, so as to ensure the country's further Euro-Atlantic Integration, Deputy Spokesman of the U.S. Department of State Mark Toner said.

Stevanovic: Citizens voted against economic reforms

05:47 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

The preliminary results of the parliamentary elections in Serbia show that the population has voted against economic reforms, economic analyst Aleksandar Stevanovic said on May 7.

PKS proposes measures for economic recovery

05:24 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Serbian Chamber of Commerce (PKS) will propose to the new government a series of economic measures aimed at enhancement of the business climate and maintaining macroeconomic stability in the country, Tanjug learnt in PKS on Monday.

Progress observed, but better transparency vital

07:36 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs, Tanjug

The citizens and the political representatives have shown progress on their path to building a fully-fledged democracy, but additional efforts are needed to improve the transparency of the election process and the functioning of the media, the OSCE and PACE observers of Serbia's

13 years since NATO bombing of Chinese Embassy

22:56 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to Serbia Zhang Wanxue, Belgrade correspondents of the Chinese media and representatives of the Association of Serbian Journalists (UNS) paid on Monday respects to the Chinese journalists killed in the NATO bombing that took place

Dacic:Successful fight against terrorism, crime

22:51 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs, Tanjug

Members of Serbian police anti-terrorist unit celebrated their Day, May 7, on Monday.The celebration was attended by Serbian First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior Ivica Dacic, who commended this elite unit for successfully combatting terrorism and organized

Dinar up 0.1 percent, rate 111.8

22:48 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Serbian dinar is up seven para or 0.1 percent against the euro on Monday, with the official middle exchange rate at RSD 111.8382, the National Bank of Serbia (NBS) has announced.

Degert happy with pro-EU parties' election results

22:29 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Head of the EU Delegation to Serbia Vincent Degert said on Sunday he was pleased the pro-European parties had scored good results at the elections in Serbia.

EBRD helps Serbia align water services to EU standards

07:50 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

The EBRD is helping to improve the quality of water services in Serbia with an €11 million sovereign guaranteed loan for the expansion of the water supply infrastructure in the City of Subotica, in the northern part of the country.

Telekom shares will be attractive to investors

07:49 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

According to experts, the start of the trade in Telekom Srbija shares at the Belgrade Stock Exchange could be expected, probably, in two to three weeks, after the company submits an official request to list the shares on the market.

Sowing close to end, 1.25 million ha with corn

07:47 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Serbia's spring sowing is close to end, and the most dominant culture this season is corn covering around 90 percent of a total of 1.25 million hectares, Milos Milovanovic, assistant to the minister of agriculture, has said.

Stability of dinar to depend on future government

07:20 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

 Governor of the National Bank of Serbia (NBS) Dejan Soskic said late Friday that the stability of the dinar would depend on the speed at which the future government would be formed and the continuation of reforms in the country, including a new arrangement with the International

From runway to farms - Vojvodina gets airport until 2015?

07:13 | broj komentara 0 | Ekapija.com

A new airport in Cenej near Novi Sad, the preliminary plans for which have been drawn by the Faculty of Technical Sciences, will be built within the next three years on an area spanning more than seven hectares, Vojvodina Prime Minister Bojan Pajtic announced Friday (4 May

Copper production starts in Cerovo

07:12 | broj komentara 0 | Ekapija.com

The Assembly of the Mining Smelter Basin (RTB) Bor has decided to invest EUR 30 million from its own resources in the reopening of RTB Bor's Cerovo copper mine.

Slovenia's Mura plans to start production in Serbia

07:10 | broj komentara 0 | Ekapija.com

Mura plans to boost its sewing capacity in its location in Serbia, Mojca Lukancic, the new co-owner of this company (the other co-owner is Nigel Buxton), confirmed to the Slovenian Delo daily.

List led by SNS 24.7 pct, list led by DS 23.2 pct

00:06 07:16 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs, Tanjug

 'Let's Get Serbia Moving', the list gathered around the Serbian Progressive Party (SNS), received 24.7 percent of votes, while the 'Choice for a Better Life' coalition, led by the Democratic party (DS), won 23.2 percent, according to the first preliminary data from the

CeSID: Tadic 26.8 - Nikolic 25.6 percent

22:30 07:46 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs, Tanjug, Beta

Boris Tadic, the presidential candidate of the 'Choice for a Better Life' coalition won 26.8 percent of votes, while Tomislav Nikolic of 'Let's Get Serbia Moving' won 25.6 percent, according to first preliminary results of the the Center for Free Elections and Democracy (CeSID).

Vucic declares SNS win

23:42 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Aleksandar Vucic, vice president of the Serbian Progressive Party (SNS), stated on Sunday evening that the SNS has absolutely and definitively won the parliamentary elections.

RIK: Nikolic 25.47 pct, Tadic 23.65 pct

23:41 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Republic Electoral Commission (RIK) stated on Sunday evening that based on a sample of 7.87 percent of polling stations, Tomislav Nikolic, candidate of the Serbian Progressive Party (SNS), won 25.47 percent, while Boris Tadic, candidate of the Democratic Party, won 23.63

Polling places in Partes and Strpce still open

23:23 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

OSCE spokesman in Kosovo Nikola Gaon stated that all poling places for the parliamentary and presidential elections organised by the international mission in Kosovo closed by 10 p.m., except at polling stations in Partes and Strpce.

Vucic: For now Nikolic 26 %, Tadic 25.5 %

23:05 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Tomislav Nikolic, presidential candidate of the Serbian Progressive Party (SNS), won 26 percent of the vote, while Boris Tadic's list 'For a Better Life' has 25.5 percent, the Serbian Progressive Party stated on Sunday evening the preliminary results of 24 percent of polling

Polling places in Serbia closed at 8 PM, turnout 53.6% by 7 pm

21:49 | broj komentara 0 | Radio Serbia

At 8 PM, on Sunday, May 6, 8,390 polling places closed in Serbia where 6.770.013 citizens were able to exercise the right to vote for the future president of the country, members of the national and municipal assemblies.

Voting finishes without incidents in Serbia

21:01 | broj komentara 0 | BIRN, NEWSNOW

After 13 hours, polling station closed their door at 8pm for voters to cast ballots in Serbia's presidential, general, provincial and local elections.

Turnout 48.24 percent by 6 pm

20:13 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

According to a representative sample, turnout at the polls by 6 pm was 48.24 percent of voters in Serbia without Kosovo and Metohija, which is somewhat more compared to 2008, when 46.45 percent of voters turned out in the same period.

CeSID: 44.1 percent voted by 5 p.m.

18:56 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The turnout at the general elections in Serbia by 5 p.m. on Sunday was 44.1 percent, which is 2 percent more than at the 2008 parliamentary elections, the Centre for Free Elections and Democracy (CeSID) has announced.

Three TV stations violate election silence

18:37 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

 Serbian Broadcasting Agency (RRA) Sunday ordered cable operators to stop broadcasting the first program of Croatian Radio Television, Sarajevo television OBN and Serbian television Koperenikus 3 - World Plus in Serbia due to violation of election silence.

High Representative Catherine Ashton on the elections in Serbia

18:19 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

Catherine Ashton, the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the Commission, issued the following statement today:


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