Business & Economy

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Air Serbia launches flights to Tirana

July 31, 2014 | 17:12 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Air Serbia has introduced a new service between Belgrade and Tirana that will run three times a week from September 23.

GDP drops by 1.1 percent in Q2, trade deficit down

July 31, 2014 | 13:53 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbia registered a 1.1-percent real GDP drop in the second quarter of 2014 compared to the same period of last year, the Statistical Office said on Thursday.

Serbian currency hits new low this year

July 31, 2014 | 10:41 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The Serbian dinar (RSD) continued falling against the euro (EUR) on Thursday, losing 0.1 percent of its value, with the middle exchange rate at RSD 116.7676.

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Businessman Beko to take over as head of Serbian Railways

July 31, 2014 | 09:37 | Source: Beta, Blic | Comments: (1) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Businessman Milan Beko has said that he accepted the offer of Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić to take over as director of Serbian Railways.

Serbian inflation 2 percent in first half of year

July 30, 2014 | 16:58 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Inflation stood at two percent in the first half of 2014 with the monthly rise of consumer prices at 0.1 percent, said the Serbian Ministry of Trade.

Obrenovac on May 16 (Tanjug)

Final donor conference donations figure: EUR 106mn

July 29, 2014 | 14:27 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (3) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The recent donor conference in Brussels, organized to help Serbia recover from the May floods, raised slightly over EUR 106 million in donations.

Public debt increases by over EUR 0.5bn

July 29, 2014 | 09:47 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbia's public debt rose by over EUR 0.5 billion since the beginning of 2014, and totaled EUR 20.66 billion at the end of June, the finance ministry has said.

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Agrobanka shareholders continue to seek compensation

July 28, 2014 | 14:47 | Source: B92 | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Shareholders of Agrobanka have warned that even two years after the collapse of the bank their property has not been returned.

Registered unemployment rate nearly 30 percent

July 28, 2014 | 12:19 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (21) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The number of the unemployed in Serbia totaled 778,577 people on May 31 this year, putting the registered jobless rate at 29.53 percent.

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Government "will not renounce reforms"

July 28, 2014 | 09:14 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- PM Aleksandar Vučić says Serbia "needs to start working and changing," and that his government "will not renounce reforms aimed at work and easier employment."

Parliament to adopt budget review by mid-September

July 25, 2014 | 17:04 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbian Economy Minister Dušan Vujović said on Friday that the budget review will be presented to MPs by September 15 at the latest and adopted the same week.


Toll fees cut by half for motorcycles

July 25, 2014 | 15:54 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The Serbian government has decided to reduce toll charges for motorcycles by 50 percent.

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Governor blames currency decline on "debts and Ukraine"

July 25, 2014 | 13:00 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- National Bank of Serbia (NBS) Governor Jorgovanka Tabaković is "not worried" about the national currency reaching a historic low agaisnt the euro.

Opinions & Analyses

Why Moldova urgently matters

10.07.2014. | Comments: 2
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: 8
(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

Kosovo organ trafficking investigator's statement

29.07.2014. | Comments: 0

The statement of Clint Williamson, chief prosecutor of the Special Investigative Task Force set up by the European Union.