https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/index.html EMG - Product of Ekonomist Media Group en Copyright 1999 - 2012, EMG.rs (RSS Admin) Fri, 08 Jun 2012 03:11:59 +0000 Fri, 08 Jun 2012 03:11:59 +0000 Business and Economy http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 15 https://emg.rs/img/emportal-rss.png EMG News - Serbia https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/index.html 144 38 Dinar strengthens against euro,rate at RSD 115.65 https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180367.html The dinar has strengthened significantly against the euro on Thursday, going up by RSD 1.01 when compared to its Wednesday level and thus setting the official middle exchange rate at RSD 115.6515, the National Bank of Serbia (NBS) released. 180367[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Thu, 07 Jun 2012 08:50:00 +0000 Djelic denies any ownership connection to the "Ekonom:east Media Group" https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180366.html Since entering the government five years ago, I'm not neither the owner or co-owner, nor have any financial interest in any companies in Serbia - Djelic said the daily POLITIKA, commenting the statement released by the EMG's editorial staff. 180366[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Thu, 07 Jun 2012 09:24:00 +0000 Increasing number of protected areas in Serbia by European standards https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180342.html At the final conference of the twinning project held in the Serbian Chamber of Commerce (PKS), he recalled that the project NATURA 2000 has been financed by the EU with €1 million from the Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance Programme (IPA). 180342[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Thu, 07 Jun 2012 06:49:00 +0000 No new requirements for Serbia's EU membership https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180340.html It is not true that someone in Brussels has asked Serbia to allow for a Kosovo office to be set up in Belgrade in order to move forward with EU integration, an official of the European Commission told Tanjug on Wednesday. 180340[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Thu, 07 Jun 2012 06:47:00 +0000 EULEX flyers inform drivers on reregistration https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180339.html EULEX members have been handing out flyers on Wednesday informing the drivers who use the Jarinje administrative crossing that they need to have their vehicles reregistered to KS or RKS licence plates. 180339[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Thu, 07 Jun 2012 06:46:00 +0000 Military healthcare pillar of Angola-Serbia ties https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180335.html Military healthcare will be one of the main pillars of cooperation between Angola and Serbia for a long period of time, Serbian Defence Minister Dragan Sutanovac stated on Wednesday. 180335[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Thu, 07 Jun 2012 06:43:00 +0000 Tadic: We are close to formation of majority https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180334.html Boris Tadic, leader of the Democratic Party (DS), informed Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic on Wednesday that the coalition gathered around the DS is close to formation of the parliamentary majority, and that in a few days he will notify Nikolic once it gets fully formed. 180334[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Thu, 07 Jun 2012 06:42:00 +0000 FH:Positive changes, but same ranking for Serbia https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180333.html The latest Nations in Transit report by Freedom House notes that Serbia saw positive progress in democracy, but its ranking on the list remained unchanged from last year. 180333[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Thu, 07 Jun 2012 06:41:00 +0000 Nielsen: I hope that was just Nikolic's gaffe https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180330.html I hope that the statement by Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic denying genocide in Srebrenica was just a gaffe, Danish Ambassador in Belgrade Mette Kjuel Nielsen has stated. 180330[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Thu, 07 Jun 2012 06:30:00 +0000 Analysts: More harm than good from higher VAT https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180328.html Rasing value-added tax (VAT) would do more harm than good, and would only bring higher budget revenue, said participants of a panel on Serbia's economic reality held at Tanjug's press center Wednesday. 180328[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Thu, 07 Jun 2012 06:27:00 +0000 Economy's competitiveness poses main problem https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180327.html The most expensive thing for the government is to cut salaries and pensions, Prokopijevic noted, adding that the new government will be quicker to let inflation grow than cut salaries and pensions, because that is "politically cheaper." 180327[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Thu, 07 Jun 2012 06:24:00 +0000 Serbia's balance of payments increased by 46.1% https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180326.html Serbia's balance of payments in the first quarter of 2012 totalled USD 1.52 billion, which is 46.1 percent more than in the same quarter in 2011, the journal 'Conjuctural trends of Serbia' issued by the Serbian Chamber of Commerce (PKS) states. 180326[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Thu, 07 Jun 2012 06:21:00 +0000 Tadic: Danieli, Baldieri postpone investments https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180317.html Leader of the Democratic Party Boris Tadic stated Wednesday that Italian companies Danieli and Alessandro Baldieri have postponed their investments in Serbia until further notice after the elections in Serbia, which he said is very bad news. 180317[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Wed, 06 Jun 2012 13:53:00 +0000 Tadic: We are close to formation of majority https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180316.html Boris Tadic, leader of the Democratic Party (DS), informed Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic on Wednesday that the coalition gathered around the DS is close to formation of the parliamentary majority, and that in a few days he will notify Nikolic once it gets fully formed. 180316[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Wed, 06 Jun 2012 12:20:00 +0000 Dinar up 0.6 percent, RSD 116.64 for one euro https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180314.html The Serbian dinar strengthened for the second day in a row Wednesday, going up 0.6 percent to an official middle exchange rate of RSD 116.6429 for one euro, the National Bank of Serbia (NBS) has announced. 180314[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Wed, 06 Jun 2012 10:03:00 +0000 KFOR increases presence at Mitrovica bridge https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180313.html The number of KFOR troops has increased in Kosovska Mitrovica near the eastern bridge on the Ibar River, which separates the northern - Serb, from the southern - Albanian part of the town, a Tanjug's reporter on the scene said. 180313[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Wed, 06 Jun 2012 10:02:00 +0000 Stojan Stamenkovic: Every day without govt. costs much https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180298.html Economist Stojan Stamenkovic said Tuesday that every new day of delay in forming the Serbian government cost the country very much. 180298[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Wed, 06 Jun 2012 04:02:00 +0000 Green economy can employ 50,000 people https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180297.html On the occasion of World Environment Day, a conference on the green economy was held in Belgrade on Tuesday under slogan 'Green World - Green Serbia'. 180297[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Wed, 06 Jun 2012 04:01:00 +0000 Serbia should cut budget deficit and public debt https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180296.html The Fiscal Council has given useful advice to that end, but it is up to the future government to implement those or other measures with the same goal, World Bank experts stated on Tuesday. 180296[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Wed, 06 Jun 2012 03:59:00 +0000 Economists: Reforms or exchange rate at RSD 125 https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180295.html Foreign exchange reserves will continue to drop unless reforms are carried out, and the exchange rate would reach RSD 125 by the end of the year, while inflation would total between 9 and 10 percent, experts of the Economic Institute warned on Tuesday. 180295[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Wed, 06 Jun 2012 03:58:00 +0000 No full democratic control of security sector https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180293.html Ombudsman Sasa Jankovic has said that even security experts are surprised by the amount of encroaching on the privacy of people's communications. 180293[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Wed, 06 Jun 2012 03:54:00 +0000 Tabakovic presents SNS government programme https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180292.html Serbian Progressive Party (SNS) Vice President Jorgovanka Tabakovic presented on Tuesday the programme the SNS would follow if it formed the government, which would comprise 12 ministries and 2 offices, one for Kosovo and the other for the Serbs living abroad. 180292[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Wed, 06 Jun 2012 03:51:00 +0000 Tanjug-BIRODI: Pre-election promises made lightly hard to fulfil https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180291.html Parties in the electoral campaign made promises lightly and it seems that the future government will have problems when it comes to their fulfilment, concluded the participants at the panel staged by Tanjug news agency and the Bureau for Social Research (BIRODI). 180291[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Wed, 06 Jun 2012 03:48:00 +0000 Security situation in Zvecan deteriorates https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180290.html The security situation in Zvecan municipality (northern Kosovo) has deteriorated and special units of the Kosovo police ROSU and other armed persons have been seen as patrolling the area after the removal of roadblocks in Rudare, it was said at Tuesday's extraordinary session of the Zvecan municipal council. 180290[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Wed, 06 Jun 2012 03:46:00 +0000 EULEX: Illegal acts in north lead to arrests https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180287.html EULEX spokesman Blerim Krasnici said Tuesday that unconditional freedom of movement should exist on the whole territory of Kosovo-Metohija, especially in the north, and cautioned that illegal acts in that part of the province can lead to arrests. 180287[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Wed, 06 Jun 2012 03:39:00 +0000 Serbia to promote cooperation with Angola https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180285.html Serbian Prime Minister Mirko Cvetkovic said Tuesday at a meeting with Minister of National Defence of Angola Candido Pereira Van-Dunem that Serbia is very interested in promoting bilateral cooperation with Angola in all segments. 180285[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Wed, 06 Jun 2012 03:36:00 +0000 EMG's editorial staff and TV Avala's employees on strike, Pravda suspends its edition https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180208.html Ekonom:east Magazin's editorial staff and TV Avala's employees on strike, Pravda daily stops its print edition. 180208[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Wed, 06 Jun 2012 04:38:00 +0000 Brussels prolongs EULEX for two more years https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180279.html The Council of the European Union decided Tuesday to prolong the EU's rule of law mission in Kosovo (EULEX) by two more years, until 14 June 2014, with an overall reduction in the mission's staff of about 25 percent, the Council said in a release. 180279[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Tue, 05 Jun 2012 13:55:00 +0000 Dinar up 0.3 percent, RSD 117.36 for one euro https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180277.html After plummeting for a month, the Serbian dinar strengthened 0.3 percent Tuesday to an official middle exchange rate of RSD 117.3571 for one euro, announced the National Bank of Serbia (NBS) which sold EUR 18.5 million on Monday. 180277[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Tue, 05 Jun 2012 10:47:00 +0000 EU, NATO respond to Nikolic's statement about Srebrenica https://emg.rs/en/news/serbia/180261.html It is the position of the European Union that genocide was committed in Srebrenica and the bloc strongly rejects any attempt to re-write history, European Commission spokesperson Pia Ahrenkilde-Hansen said on June 4 in response to a statement by Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic that genocide did not happen in the Bosnian town. 180261[at]emg.rs News - SerbiaNews Tue, 05 Jun 2012 08:21:00 +0000