November inflation in Serbia 0.6 percent
BELGRADE -- The retail prices of goods and services used for personal consumption were 0.6 percent lower in November compared to October.
But the figure was 1.6 percent up year-on-year.
Compared to December 2012, the prices rose by two percent, the Statistical Office of the Republic of Serbia stated on Thursday.
Observed by main groups according to destination of consumption in November 2013 in relation to the previous month, the greatest decrease of prices was noted in the groups food and non-alcoholic beverages (-2.0%) and transport (-0.3%).
The greatest increase of prices was noted in the groups clothing and footwear (0.6%), furnishings, household equipment and routine household maintenance (0.5%), alcoholic beverages and tobacco (0.3%) and recreation and culture (0.2%).
Prices of other products and services mostly remained unchanged.
December 12, 2013 | 13:47 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment
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SOFIA -- Serbian Prime Minister Ivica Dačić said on Wednesday that he expects the South Stream gas pipeline project "to be implemented."
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BELGRADE -- Serbia's national airline company Air Serbia on Tuesday introduced everyday direct flights from Belgrade to Ljubljana.
December 9, 2013 | 16:35 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment
PRAGUE -- Serbia's national carrier Air Serbia introduced its direct, regular flight between Belgrade and Prague on Monday.
December 9, 2013 | 09:31 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (3) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- The Serbian parliament passed a new Law on Reduction of Net Wages for Public Sector Employees and amendments to a total of ten laws.
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December 9, 2013 | 10:30 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (3) | Send comment
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BELGRADE -- Russia's gas and oil giant Gazprom said on Thursday that the construction of the South Stream natural gas pipeline "will proceed as scheduled."