Montenegro

Western Balkans Leaders Meet EU OfficialsPhoto: Twitter

Western Balkans Leaders Meet EU Officials

“European Union (EU) High Representative Federica Mogherini said on Wednesday the Western Balkans leaders were united in supporting the Skopje – Athens agreement on a new name for the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and the Belgrade – Pristina dialogue on normalisation of relations, the Beta news agency […]

NATO to “Re-examine Level of Engagement” in Kosovo

NATO to “Re-examine Level of Engagement” in Kosovo

“The NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg had a phone call today with Mr Ramush Haradinaj of Kosovo. He informed Mr Haradinaj that the North Atlantic Council had an initial discussion on the recently adopted laws on the transition of the Kosovo Security Force (KSF). The Secretary General informed […]

Montenegro Adopts Defense Strategy Fully In-line With NATONATO

Montenegro Adopts Defense Strategy Fully In-line With NATO

“The Montenegrin Parliament has adopted itsNational Security Strategy, which, as reported, is a key document in this area fully aligned with the NATO Strategy. Defense Minister Predrag Boskovic said that the main reason for changing the key strategic document is Montenegro’s membership in NATO, on June 5 last […]

New Poll: 66 Percent of Montenegrins Support EU Accession

New Poll: 66 Percent of Montenegrins Support EU Accession

“Almost 66 percent of citizens support Montenegro’s accession to the European Union (EU), and a third of respondents believe that the country will become a member of the Union by 2025, according to public opinion poll conducted by Citizen Informing on European Integration. Public opinion survey Citizens’ information […]

Tito Returns to Montenegro

Tito Returns to Montenegro

“The monument for the President of Yugoslavia, Marshal Josip Broz Tito, was placed on St. Peter Cetinjski Boulevard in Podgorica, on the eve of December 19, when the liberation of the capital was celebrated. The Mayor’s Assembly adopted on May 30th the proposal of mayor Ivan Vuković to […]

Montenegro’s Prime Minister Markovic Meets Hahn in BrusselsPhoto: Government of Montenegro

Montenegro’s Prime Minister Markovic Meets Hahn in Brussels

“Montenegro will be working even more intensively and more intensively on the fulfillment of the EU agenda next year, said Prime Minister Duško Marković in Brussels at a meeting with the European Commissioner for Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn. As announced by the Government, Markovic said […]

Montenegrin Generals Visit Troops in Afghanistan

Montenegrin Generals Visit Troops in Afghanistan

“The Chief of General Staff of the Army of Montenegro (VCG), Brigadier General Dragutin Dakic, and State Secretary in the Ministry of Defense Slobodan Filipovic visited the IX contingent of the Montenegrin Army in mission Resolute Support in Afghanistan. ‘During the meeting with the members of the contingent, […]

Nice view of the town of Perast, Montenegro and bay

Montenegro to Invest $3.7M in Renewables

“Montenegrin state-controlled power utility Elektroprivreda Crne Gore (EPCG) plans to invest $3.72 million in the overhaul of five small hydropower plants, it said. The company plans to call a tender for the reconstruction of Rijeka Crnojevica, Podgor, Lijeva Rijeka, Savnik and Rijeka Musovica HPPs in the third quarter of 2019.” (Renewables Now)

Egyptian Cleopatra Cigarettes from Montenegro?

Egyptian Cleopatra Cigarettes from Montenegro?

“Egypt’s No. 1 brand of cigarette, Cleopatra, was born in 1961 when Egyptian ruler Gamal Abdel Nasser asked for a local version of the smuggled American Kent brand he liked to smoke. Created by the century-old Eastern Company S.A.E., Cleopatra is now one of the most widely smoked […]