Business & Economy

A participant in the Belgrade summit held earlier this week (Tanjug)

Chinese companies interested in industry, spas

December 19, 2014 | 15:11 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (3) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Chinese companies have sent 18 letters of interest related to the sale of 11 Serbian companies that include agricultural and industrial enterprises.

The entire planned route of the railroad corridor (Image: highway.rs)

"Planned railroad won't end up like South Stream"

December 19, 2014 | 12:24 | Source: Politika, Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbia would have to spend between EUR 350 and 400 million on the Belgrade-Budapest railroad, Deputy Prime Minister Zorana Mihajlovic has said.

(Tanjug, file)

2015 budget bill arrives in parliament

December 18, 2014 | 14:49 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Pparliament has received the 2015 budget bill, which projects the next year's revenue at RSD 924.4 billion and expenditure at around RSD 1,083 billion.

(Tanjug)

Serbia and China sign 13 agreements and memorandums

December 18, 2014 | 11:22 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Delegations of Serbia and China have signed 13 agreements and memorandums regarding infrastructure, transport, finances, agriculture and telecommunications.

(Tanjug)

Bulgaria "has no intention" of abandoning South Stream

December 17, 2014 | 09:51 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (13) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Bulgaria has no intention of stopping the South Stream project, Bulgaria's Minister of Economy Bozidar Lukarski has said in Belgrade.

(Tanjug)

China to set up new USD 3 billion fund for CEEC

December 17, 2014 | 09:36 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- China's PM Keqiang has said his country will establish a new investment fund worth USD 3 billion available to Central and Eastern European countries (CEEC).

(Tanjug)

Serbian PM opens China-CE Europe economic forum

December 16, 2014 | 22:36 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic opened the 4th Economic Forum of China and 16 Central and Eastern European nations in Belgrade on Tuesday afternoon.

(Tanjug)

"China interested in region as transit toward EU"

December 16, 2014 | 17:16 | Source: Beta, RFE | Comments: (1) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Former Yugoslav countries can expect significant Chinese investments in infrastructure, as the path leading China to the EU market, says Vladimir Gligorov.

Power plant unit to be built with Chinese partners

December 16, 2014 | 16:25 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (4) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The government has adopted an agreement on a second phase in upgrading Thermal Power Plants and Mines Kostolac (TE-KO Kostolac), in eastern Serbia.

(Tanjug, file)

"Holiday season forex inflow won't help currency"

December 15, 2014 | 15:33 | Source: B92, Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Given the circumstances, it is only logical for the currency of a country such as Serbia to drop in the mid- and long-run, says Nebojsa Savic.

(Tanjug)

Government adopts 2015 budget bill

December 15, 2014 | 14:54 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The Serbian government adopted on Monday the 2015 budget bill draft that projects RSD 924.4 billion of revenue and RSD 1,083 billion in expenditure.

Controversial campaign "pitches Serbia as 3rd world country"

December 15, 2014 | 13:51 | Source: Blic | Comments: (2) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- "Invest in Serbia - a country with qualified, yet cheap labor" is the essence of an ad broadcast on CNN, paid for by the Serbian Chamber of Commerce (PKS).

(Tanjug, file)

Serbia expects deal on railroad, talks on industrial zones

December 15, 2014 | 12:32 | Source: B92 | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Deputy Prime Minister Zoran Mihajlovic says she is "proud of the fact Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic is received by the greatest statesmen of the world."

Serbian currency continues decline against euro

December 15, 2014 | 10:21 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (10) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The Serbian dinar (RSD) has resumed its decline against the euro (EUR) dropping 0.1 percent and setting the middle exchange rate at RSD 122.1498 on Monday.

Opinions & Analyses

"Belgrade Guidelines" for strengthening cooperation

15.12.2014. | Comments: 0
(Beta/AP, file)

China's Prime Minister Li Keqiang says the Third Meeting of Heads of Government and China and Central and Eastern European Countries (CEECs) will produce the Belgrade Guidelines, which will propose a number of initiatives to strengthen all-round cooperation.

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."

Reports

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)