Bosnia and Herzegovina

Saudi Arabia to Teach Arabic in Bosnian Schools?

Saudi Arabia to Teach Arabic in Bosnian Schools?

“King Fahd Cultural Center (KFC) in Sarajevo has recently inaugurated an integrated classroom for teaching Arabic language course at Travnik Elementary School. Director of KFC Dr. Mohammed bin Hassan Al Al-Sheikh said that the project is part of the Arabic language program in Bosnia aiming to disseminate Arabic […]

Montenegro Takes Over Presidency of A5Photo: European Western Balkans

Montenegro Takes Over Presidency of A5

“Minister of Foreign Affairs of Montenegro Srdjan Darmanovic took place in the ministerial meeting of the US-Adriatic Charter (A5) in Skopje earlier today, which also represented the final activity within the Macedonian chairmanship of the Charter, which will be taken over by Montenegro in January 2018. Ministers of […]

OSCE, US Embassy, EU: No More Ethnic-Oriented Schools in BiHPhoto: Facebook/ Jajce Online

OSCE, US Embassy, EU: No More Ethnic-Oriented Schools in BiH

“For the first time, the OSCE Head of Mission Bruce G. Berton, United States Ambassador Maureen Cormack, and the Head of European Union Delegation and EU Special Representative Ambassador Lars-Gunnar Wigemark jointly addressed the Conference of Education Ministers in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) today in Sarajevo. The OSCE […]

Saudi Al Shiddi Group to Launch “FlyBosnia”

Saudi Al Shiddi Group to Launch “FlyBosnia”

“Saudi Arabian conglomerate Al Shiddi Group has unveiled plans to launch an airline in Bosnia & Herzegovina in 2018 under the name, FlyBosnia. The firm has already begun recruiting for multilingual cabin crew fluent in English and Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian as well as Arabic. FlyBosnia is registered in Sarajevo as […]

Chinese to Build $588 million Coal Plant in RS

Chinese to Build $588 million Coal Plant in RS

“Bosnia’s autonomous Serb Republic and two Chinese companies agreed on Tuesday to form a joint venture to build a 350 megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant that will ultimately replace the aging 300 MW Gacko plant in the southeast of the Balkan country. The region’s energy minister and officials […]

Dodik and Covic Meet in Banja LukaPhoto: Office of the President of Republika Srpska (BiH)

Dodik and Covic Meet in Banja Luka

“The President Republika Srpska (RS) Milorad Dodik spoke with BiH Presidency Chairman and HDZ BiH President Dragan Covic today in Banja Luka. The President of RS Dodik and the Chairman of the Presidency Covic exchanged views on the current political situation in Republika Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina and the region.” (translated […]

BiH Military Attache in Holland Detained Over KonjicPhoto: Avaz

BiH Military Attache in Holland Detained Over Konjic

“The Military Attache Embassy of Bosnia and Herzegovina in the Netherlands, Colonel Enes Jahic was detained today at the border of BiH. Pass, and was handed over to the Prosecutor’s Office. A spokesman for the Prosecutor’s Office, Boris Grubesic, said Jahic was interrogated and the prosecutor will propose prohibiting measures. […]

BiH WEEKEND ROUNDUP: BiH Presidency Meets Peace Implementation Council; Turkey Aims for $1 billion in Trade; Ohio Man Pleads Guilty of Hiding Work With Serbian Special Police

BiH WEEKEND ROUNDUP: BiH Presidency Meets Peace Implementation Council; Turkey Aims for $1 billion in Trade; Ohio Man Pleads Guilty of Hiding Work With Serbian Special Police

“Members of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) hosted political directors from the Steering Board of the member states of the Peace Implementation Council (PIC).Members of the BiH Presidency have introduced political directors from the member states of the PIC Steering Board to the current political situation […]

Welcome to Banja Luka, 2018 European City of SportPhoto: CIDEA

Welcome to Banja Luka, 2018 European City of Sport

“The city of Banja Luka was declared a European City of Sport for 2018. It was one of 23 European cities that have been given this prestigious award aimed at popularizing sport. Banja Luka is the only city in BiH that has won this award and is the […]

China Donates $1.5 mln to BiH Armed ForcesPhoto: Ministry of Defense (BiH)

China Donates $1.5 mln to BiH Armed Forces

“Minister of Defense of Bosnia and Herzegovina Marina Pendes and Ambassador of the People’s Republic (PR) of China in BiH Chen Bo signed an agreement on military assistance to Bosnia and Herzegovina between the BiH Ministry of Defense (MoD BiH) and the Ministry of Defense of the People’s […]