Belgrade "ready to continue Kosovo dialogue"
BELGRADE -- Belgrade is ready for the continuation of the dialogue with Pristina, scheduled for early February in Brussels, the Serbian government said on Friday.
The cabinet session on Friday (Tanjug)
In a debate on information on the process of accession to the European Union, it was said that the Serbian government is committed to the European path and that it is striving to meet all the obligations in the accession process.
Head of the EU Mission to Serbia Michael Davenport, who took part in the debate, described Serbia's readiness to implement the Brussels agreement and contribute to a normalization of the situation in Kosovo as high.
Davenport expressed satisfaction with the good organization and success of the summit of the prime ministers of China and 16 Central and Eastern European states in Belgrade, the government said.
Budget revision bill adopted
The government of Serbia adopted on Friday the bill amending and modifying the 2014 budget law and forwarded it to the Serbian parliament for debate under urgent procedure.
The aim of the bill is to re-direct the significant budget savings achieved this year into meeting overdue obligations and debts, the participants said after the meeting.
The government also adopted the Bill on energy and the Bill amending and modifying the law on incentives in agriculture and rural development.
The Bill amending and modifying the law on games of chance was withdrawn by the government, the media cooperation office said.
petak 19.12.2014 | 14:29 | Source: Beta, Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
MOSCOW -- Foreign ministers of Russia and Serbia Sergei Lavrov and Ivica Dacic have said that Russia is not exerting political or economic pressure on Serbia.
petak 19.12.2014 | 13:59 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (4) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- A delegation of the U.S. House of Representatives commended the Serbian authorities on Friday on the results it achieved in the strengthening of rule of law.
petak 19.12.2014 | 13:18 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- German Ambassador to Serbia Heinz Wilhelm has said he hopes Serbia will open its first chapter of the accession talks with the EU "soon."
petak 19.12.2014 | 11:19 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (5) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Serbia "welcomes the historic U.S.-Cuba agreement on a humanitarian release of prisoners and opening a new chapter in the relations between the two countries."
petak 19.12.2014 | 10:35 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
PARIS -- Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic said after meeting with French counterpart Laurent Fabius that Serbia "has France's full support on the European road."
petak 19.12.2014 | 10:06 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (7) | Send comment
PRIŠTINA -- Kosovo Foreign Minister Hashim Thaci says EU High Representative Federica Mogherini should be included in the dialogue between Belgrade and Pristina.
četvrtak 18.12.2014 | 16:33 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Ivica Dacic said on Thursday the Western Balkans, regional cooperation and peace process in Ukraine would be the priorities of Serbia's OSCE chairmanship.
četvrtak 18.12.2014 | 15:25 | Source: Beta, NIN | Comments: (38) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic has announced that he will "soon" send his "final proposal for a solution of the issue of Kosovo" to the government.
četvrtak 18.12.2014 | 13:11 | Source: B92, Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Prime ministers of Serbia and China Aleksandar Vucic and Li Keqiang on Thursday officially opened the new bridge over the Danube River in Belgrade.
četvrtak 18.12.2014 | 12:28 | Source: Beta | Comments: (1) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang has said that his country appreciates Serbia's balanced strategy between the east and the west.
četvrtak 18.12.2014 | 09:51 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (3) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- First Deputy PM and Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic will begin his visit to France on Thursday, and then travel to the Russian Federation and Ukraine.
sreda 17.12.2014 | 17:51 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (8) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang began his official visit to Serbia on Wednesday afternoon by a meeting with Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic.
sreda 17.12.2014 | 15:35 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (41) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- An agreement was signed on Wednesday on the mutual recognition of driving licenses between Serbia and Albania.
sreda 17.12.2014 | 14:29 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Two agreements on cooperation between the Serbian and Hungarian railways and customs authorities were signed on Wednesday in Belgrade.
sreda 17.12.2014 | 12:26 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Prime ministers of Romania, Albania, Slovakia and Bosnia-Herzegovina said in Belgrade that good projects are "key for further cooperation with China."
sreda 17.12.2014 | 10:09 | Source: Beta, Vecernje novosti | Comments: (11) | Send comment
BRUSSELS -- The European Commission is asking Serbia to harmonize its foreign policy - "a possible hint of pressure on us to impose sanctions on Russia," writes a daily.
utorak 16.12.2014 | 22:23 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang underscored late on Tuesday that China is ready to increase its investments in countries of Central and Eastern Europe (CEE).
utorak 16.12.2014 | 21:53 | Source: Beta, Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Li Keqiang says China-CE Europe summit's participants believe cooperation with China contributes not only to their countries but to the overall China-EU ties.
utorak 16.12.2014 | 16:32 | Source: Beta | Comments: (6) | Send comment
BRUSSELS -- The EU Council of Ministers has asked Serbia to gradually harmonize its foreign and energy security policy with those of the EU.
utorak 16.12.2014 | 15:06 | Source: B92, Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic began a series of bilateral meetings held as part of the China - Central and Eastern European countries summit in Belgrade.
utorak 16.12.2014 | 11:23 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BRUSSELS -- EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini has said that the dialogue between Belgrade and Pristina would resume after the upcoming holidays.
utorak 16.12.2014 | 09:48 | Source: Tanjug, blogs.ft.com | Comments: (2) | Send comment
LONDON -- Hosting "the China-Balkans" summit this week gives "extra-importance to our vigor in pursuing our European path," says Aleksandar Vucic.
ponedeljak 15.12.2014 | 21:21 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang arrived in Belgrade Monday evening, where he will take part in the China - CE Europe summit and talk with Serbian officials.
ponedeljak 15.12.2014 | 16:52 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (46) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Serbia's cooperation with NATO over the past ten years did much for the area of security sector reforms, as well as in increasing military interoperability.
ponedeljak 15.12.2014 | 15:02 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Aleksandar Vucic informed on Monday a delegation of the Italian Senate about "the tough economic measures that the Serbian government has taken."
ponedeljak 15.12.2014 | 12:02 | Source: Beta | Comments: (1) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Slobodan Samardzic says the Constitutional Court lacked both professional and moral capabilities to determine the constitutionality of the Brussels agreement.
ponedeljak 15.12.2014 | 10:01 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (11) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- The Constitutional Court of Serbia considers the Brussels agreement "a political, not a legal issue," and will not assess its constitutionality.
ponedeljak 15.12.2014 | 09:27 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- The Socialist Party of Serbia (SPS) reelected Ivica Dacic as their president at the 9th Congress of the party held on Sunday in Belgrade.