Serbia

W. Balkans Awaits EU Enlargement Plan

“The EU will launch its enlargement plan today (Tuesday) meant to kickstart long-stalled membership negotiations with the five former Yugoslavian republics plus Albania. The aspirational strategy seeks to integrate Serbia and Montenegro into the EU by 2025 and to have Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Albania and Kosovo to […]

Croatia’s Oil Pipeline Operator in $83 mln Deal with Serbian and Hungarian CompaniesPhoto: Poslovni Dnevnik

Croatia’s Oil Pipeline Operator in $83 mln Deal with Serbian and Hungarian Companies

“Croatia’s oil pipeline operator Janaf said on Monday it had reached transport agreements worth 500 million kuna ($83 million) with Serbia’s oil company NIS and Hungary’s energy group MOL . The deal with NIS, which is majority owned by Russia’s Gazprom Neft, includes transport of oil in 2018, […]

Norway to Double Aid to SerbiaPhoto: DiplomacyandCommerce.rc

Norway to Double Aid to Serbia

“Ambassador of the Kingdom of Norway to Serbia Arne Sanes Bjornstad told Prime Minister Ana Brnabic that the Norwegian Government has confirmed that this year’s financial assistance to Serbia will be twice as high. In line with the talks that the Serbian Prime Minister had during his visit […]

Gazprom Mulls Buying More Shares from Serbia’s South StreamPhoto: Gazprom

Gazprom Mulls Buying More Shares from Serbia’s South Stream

“Gazprom’s Board of Directors consider buying more shares from South Stream Serbia. The decision will be taken on February 13, 2018. South Stream Serbia is a joint venture between Russia’s Gazprom (51%) and Serbia (49%). It was created for the construction of South Stream through the territory of […]

WEEKEND READ: The Orthodox Monks that Call Kosovo Home

WEEKEND READ: The Orthodox Monks that Call Kosovo Home

“‘This is a piece of heaven on Earth,’ the monk said. ‘When you are here, you feel it.’ Dressed in a long black robe and stroking a long black beard, the monk’s words would seem a simple phrase, a holy man talking about a holy place. But nothing […]

President Vucic Accepts President Grabar-Kitarovic’s Invitation to VisitReuters/Antonio Bronic

President Vucic Accepts President Grabar-Kitarovic’s Invitation to Visit

“Serbian President Aleksandar Vučić has accepted an invitation by Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović to officially visit Croatia. At a news conference following talks with the President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani, Vučić said that he expects much from the meeting with the Croatian president.’I consider this invitation […]