Society

A sight-seeing bus in Belgrade (Tanjug)

Fewer Serbians go abroad, more foreigners visit

July 25, 2014 | 09:46 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Some five percent Serbian tourists less than last year will go abroad through travel agencies, while the number of foreign tourists will go up by 15 to 20 pct.

Novi Sad (click to zoom)

Google virtual walk now available in Serbia

July 24, 2014 | 13:18 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The Google Street View service has become available in Serbia, the U.S. internet giant has announced.

Arboleda and Udovički are seen at the seat of the Serbian government in Belgrade (Beta)

UNHCR commends progress in solving Roma issues

July 24, 2014 | 09:09 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- A UN official has commended Serbia's effort and progress in resolving the issues facing the Roma national minority, in comparison to the region.

(Tanjug)

"Serbia has no right to renounce past, looks to future"

July 23, 2014 | 15:30 | Source: B92, Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- PM Aleksandar Vučić and Austrian Ambassador Johannes Eigner planted on Wednesday "a plum tree of peace" in the garden of the Catholic Archdiocese of Belgrade.

A Serbian border policeman (Beta, file)

3,000 asylum seekers in Serbia so far this year

July 23, 2014 | 10:41 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbia’s Assistant Commissioner for Refugees Ivan Gerginov said Wednesday that the number of asylum seekers was steadily increasing in the country.

The Belgrade city hall (Tanjug)

City of Belgrade to start marking Holocaust Remembrance Day

July 22, 2014 | 15:24 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (13) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The Belgrade City Assembly decided on Tuesday that May 10 will be marked as a remembrance day for the Holocaust victims in Belgrade.

(Beta/AP, file)

Dick Advocaat is new coach of Serbian football team

July 22, 2014 | 11:01 | Source: B92 | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Dutch football coach Dick Advocaat will take over the Serbian national team, Serbian Football Association (FSS) President Tomislav Karadžić has confirmed.

Book looks into pedophilia cases, offers advice to parents

July 21, 2014 | 12:22 | Source: B92 | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- A new book about the victims of pedophiles and dangers faced by children in the real, and in the virtual online world, has been published by Samizdat B92.

Serbian students win Physics Olympiad medals

July 21, 2014 | 11:47 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Five Serbian high school students that took part in the 45th International Physics Olympiad have won four medals and a commendation, it has been announced.

Opinions & Analyses

Why Moldova urgently matters

10.07.2014. | Comments: 1
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

Corporate, individual philanthropy hand in hand in flood relief effort

9.07.2014. | Izvor: Catalyst | Comments: 0
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Over 16,8B RSD (145,3M EUR) in donations was recorded as of July 1, with companies and individual donations going hand in hand with their contributions: individuals have donated 1,005BRSD (8,7M EUR) vs corporations and SMEs contributions of 1,018B RSD