Business & Economy


Vucic "accepts all key World Bank proposals"

January 23, 2015 | 16:56 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic accepted all key proposals of the World Bank (WB) during the talks with WB Regional Director for SE Europe Ellen Goldstein.


"Minimal intervention to solve Swiss franc problem"

January 22, 2015 | 14:11 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

DAVOS -- Serbia will act with a minimum state intervention to solve problems related to Swiss franc loans, Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic has said.

Economic advisor: GDP growth "will be higher"

January 22, 2015 | 12:52 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbia's economic growth "will certainly be higher than forecast by certain international financial institutions," says Vladimir Krulj.

IMF to consider arrangement with Serbia on Feb. 23

January 21, 2015 | 14:52 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The IMF Board of Directors is due to hold a meeting on February 23, during which it will decide whether to approve an arrangement with Serbia.

(Tanjug, file)

Steel maker's unions, Esmark reach deal

January 21, 2015 | 14:12 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Esmark has signed an agreement with delayed effect on a coordinated collective agreement that should increase salaries in Zelezara by some 25 percent.

(Beta, file)

"Serbia expects WB support in reform projects"

January 21, 2015 | 12:02 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

VIENNA -- Serbia is conducting a three-year fiscal consolidation program and expects support from the World Bank (WB) in a number of reform projects.

Standard & Poor's affirms Serbia's BB- credit rating

January 21, 2015 | 11:16 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (9) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The Standard & Poor's (S&P) credit rating agency has affirmed Serbia's BB- credit rating with negative outlook.

(Tanjug, file)

Steel plant sale negotiations "not easy"

January 20, 2015 | 14:45 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The business plan for Zelezara Smederevo steel plant needs be in line with the agreement with the IMF and with EU rules, says Zeljko Sertic.

(Tanjug, file)

NBS "looking for solution" to Swiss franc loans

January 20, 2015 | 10:07 | Source: Beta | Comments: (4) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The National Bank of Serbia announced on Monday that it would "strive to find a swift solution to help citizens with loans in Swiss francs," Beta reported.

The Trepca mining complex in northern Kosovo (Tanjug)

State could now move to privatize mining complex in Kosovo

January 19, 2015 | 12:05 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (15) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Unless the Kosovo institutions abandon their intention to take over Trepca, Serbia will begin the privatization of the company, it has been announced.

Opinions & Analyses

A plebiscite on every day

19.01.2015. | Comments: 0
A PEGIDA rally in Dresden, Germany, held on Jan. 12 (Beta/AP)

Now we must avert the danger of a downward spiral between Muslim and non-Muslim Europeans

B92 TV

"We may disgree over status, but should not hate each other"

1.08.2014. | Comments: 4
Marko Đurić (Tanjug, file)

"We can disagree over the status (of Kosovo) for the next 200 years, but that does not mean that we should hate each other, that we should not do business with each other."


UN secretary-general's Kosovo report

5.12.2014. | Comments: 1

The United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's regular quarterly report on the UN Interim Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK)