Serbia and Albania abolish visas
TIRANA -- Serbia and Albania on Tuesday in Tirana signed a bilateral agreement on visa-free travel, said the Albanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
On the behalf of the two countries, the agreement was signed by Albanian Deputy Foreign Minister Selim Belortaja and Serbia's Ambassador in Tirana Miroljub Zarić, it was announced.
The visa-free travel agreement is based on the principles of reciprocity and mutual cooperation, the Albanian officials said.
This means that citizens of Albania and Serbia are no longer required visas when entering the territory of either country, Albanian ATA news agency reported.
July 5, 2011 | 17:56 | Source: B92, Beta | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Serbia's Securities Commission on Tuesday confirmed that three companies owned by Milan Beko were the majority owner of the Novosti company.
July 5, 2011 | 17:54 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- The Alliance of Independent Social Democrats (SNSD), led by RS President Milorad Dodik, has not been suspended from the Socialist International.
July 5, 2011 | 13:28 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (5) | Send comment
PRIŠTINA -- EULEX prosecutors are supervising the legal proceedings in the case of a group of Serbs arrested in Gazimestan and are monitoring the situation.
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BELGRADE -- Borislav Stefanović says the dialogue with the Kosovo Albanian representatives was "sometimes like talking to people from another planet".
July 5, 2011 | 10:20 | Source: B92 | Comments: (5) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- The issue of corruption will be the hardest hurdle to overcome on the road Serbia intends to travel toward becoming an EU member, says Vladimir Goati.
July 5, 2011 | 10:09 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
NOVI SAD -- Justice Minister Snežana Malović underlined in Novi Sad on Monday that the judiciary reform "will not halt Serbia's admission into the European Union".
July 5, 2011 | 09:59 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- The interior ministries of Serbia and South Africa will sign a memorandum of police cooperation, officials of the two states announced in Belgrade on Monday.
July 5, 2011 | 09:42 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (7) | Send comment
BRUSSELS -- EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton commended Belgrade and Priština in Brussels on Monday for reaching first concrete results.
July 5, 2011 | 09:28 | Source: Beta, Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment
VIENNA -- Belgrade is prepared for a constructive dialogue with Priština but will not cross red lines that would mean recognizing the independence of Kosovo and Metohija.
July 4, 2011 | 15:43 | Source: VIP | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Incumbent Belgrade Mayor Dragan Đilas said on Sunday that he would run for office again at the next local election.
July 4, 2011 | 15:23 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Serbian President Boris Tadić will visit Sarajevo on Wednesday, the president's press service has announced.
July 4, 2011 | 14:24 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (8) | Send comment
PRIŠTINA -- Opposition parties of Kosovo Albanians have voiced their concern that agreements reached between Belgrade and Priština "are not inter-state deals".
July 4, 2011 | 13:11 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment
PRIŠTINA -- Kosovo Albanian dialogue team head Edita Tahiri stated upon her return from Brussels that important agreements were reached during the fifth round of talks.
July 4, 2011 | 12:41 | Source: Tanjug, Vesti | Comments: (2) | Send comment
FRANKFURT -- EULEX is fully capable of protecting witnesses and completing the investigation into the allegations published in the report of CoE Rapporteur Dick Marty.
July 4, 2011 | 11:19 | Source: B92, Tanjug | Comments: (9) | Send comment
Serbia has not made a single step toward recognizing Kosovo as independent, says Borislav Stefanović, who represents Belgrade in the ongoing Kosovo talks.
July 4, 2011 | 10:10 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (3) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Serbia's Foreign Minister Vuk Jeremić is today attending the OSCE Permanent Council in meeting in Vienna, Austria.
July 4, 2011 | 09:55 | Source: B92 | Comments: (8) | Send comment
LONDON -- Serbian President Boris Tadić traveled to London on Sunday to support Novak Đoković in his first Wimbledon final.
July 3, 2011 | 20:01 | Source: B92 | Comments: (37) | Send comment
LONDON -- Serbia's Novak Đoković, who on Friday became world's best ranked tennis player, on Sunday won the Wimbledon Grand Slam.
July 3, 2011 | 16:15 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (17) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Slavko Đordan, whom Kosovo police arrested June 28 at Gazimestan was brutally beaten at Gnjilane prison, his lawyer Ljubomir Pantović told Tanjug on Sunday.