Business & Economy

Domestic currency reaches lowest level in 2014

July 22, 2014 | 12:03 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The Serbian dinar (RSD) continues its two-day decline against the euro (EUR) by dropping another 0.2 percent or 18 paras on Tuesday.

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PM: Vujović will be new finance minister

July 21, 2014 | 10:21 | Source: Blic, Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić has said that Economy Minister Dušan Vujović will take over as minister of finance.

(Tanjug)

"No reason for price hikes in fall"

July 21, 2014 | 10:02 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Rasim Ljajić has said that he does not expect price hikes starting in the fall despite the damage the severe floods caused to the field of agriculture.

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Serbian minimum wage: Under one euro per hour

July 18, 2014 | 13:37 | Source: B92, Tanjug | Comments: (11) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbia's net minimum wage - deducting taxes and contributions for mandatory social insurance - will be RSD 115 per hour from July until December.

(Tanjug)

PM promises "EUR 30-40 million" to copper smelter

July 18, 2014 | 13:02 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BOR -- Alekasandar Vučić has told RTB Bor copper mining and smelting complex workers that the government would allocate "EUR 30 to 40 million" to the company.

Serbia reduces foreign exchange deficit by 23 percent

July 16, 2014 | 16:31 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbia's external trade totaled USD 35.16 billion in 2013, which constitutes a 16.6 percent increase relative to the previous year.

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Ex-finance minister "to set up consulting firm"

July 16, 2014 | 16:02 | Source: Blic | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Former Finance Minister Lazar Krstić will help prepare a budget review, and then set up his own consulting firm with his closest associates, reports a daily.

Opinions & Analyses

Why Moldova urgently matters

10.07.2014. | Comments: 1
Moldova PM Lurie Leanca (R) is seen during the recent signing of an association agreement with the EU (Beta/AP)

"NATO's Article 5 offers little protection against Vladimir Putin's Russia," Iulian Fota, Romania's presidential national security adviser, told me on a recent visit to Bucharest. "

B92 TV

"Dialogue with Priština ended isolation"

12.06.2014. | Comments: 7
(Beta, file)

"This visit is a signal that the government's efforts since 2012 have been rewarded, especially in the context of the dialogue with Kosovo, which was the decisive step. There is also the fight against corruption and an ambitious reform agenda,"

Press Room

Corporate, individual philanthropy hand in hand in flood relief effort

9.07.2014. | Izvor: Catalyst | Comments: 0
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Over 16,8B RSD (145,3M EUR) in donations was recorded as of July 1, with companies and individual donations going hand in hand with their contributions: individuals have donated 1,005BRSD (8,7M EUR) vs corporations and SMEs contributions of 1,018B RSD