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Mogherini – Serbia Should Respect EU Standardsfedericamogherini.net

Mogherini – Serbia Should Respect EU Standards

“According to the Office of the EU High Representative for Foreign Policy and Security Federica Mogherini, Serbia should respect European standards. “We expect political leaders to respect the victims of past conflicts and to sincerely promote reconciliation in the Western Balkans, which is essential for stability, a peaceful […]

Agrokor Plan to 2020Photo: N1

Agrokor Plan to 2020

“The amount of total claims against Agrokor is about 58 billion kuna ($8.97 billion) and was revealed this evening by the government liaison Ante Ramljak . The plan for Agrokor included the approved the sale of Ivica Todoric’s villa by Villa Castello for 8.1 million euros ($1.25 million). […]

Plenkovic Wants Croatia on the Euro

Plenkovic Wants Croatia on the Euro

“Croatian political elite have officially declared that they will do everything for the euro to become the official currency in Croatia. Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic launched a public debate on the euro with the Governor of the Cengral Bank Boris Vujic in a packed hall in front of […]

MAK to Borrow a further $82.6 millionkurir.mk

MAK to Borrow a further $82.6 million

“The government  scheduled a new auction of securities on Wednesday for 31.10.2017 year which will further oblige Macedonian citizens for 71 million euros ($82.6 million).  If you raise the borrowing forecast, just based on Government securities borrowing, it will reach $381.227 million. With a growing debt, the government […]

International Monitors Praises Macedonian Elections

International Monitors Praises Macedonian Elections

“International election monitors say the second round of local elections in Macedonia was “competitive” and “democratic.” Observers from the OSCE’s Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) said in a statement on October 30 that there were “reports of isolated incidents of the misuse of state resources and vote-buying,” […]

World Bank Raises Kosovo’s GDP Growth Forecast in 2017http://newsfirst.lk/

World Bank Raises Kosovo’s GDP Growth Forecast in 2017

“The World Bank said on Thursday it has raised its forecast for Kosovo`s economic growth in 2017 to 4.1% from 3.9% projected in June. “Growth – projected at percent in 2017 and 4.2 in 2018 – will be driven by growing consumption, and public investment,” the World Bank […]

Amb. Delawie Speaks at Crime Victims’ Rights Week Conference in KosovoUS Embassy Kosovo

Amb. Delawie Speaks at Crime Victims’ Rights Week Conference in Kosovo

“I am extremely proud that the U.S. Embassy has strongly supported this week since its inception eight years ago, and each year that I’ve spoken I have had the pleasure of highlighting the significant progress that Kosovo has made on crime victims’ rights.  As always, there is more […]

New Rapporteur for Kosovo is Slovene SoltesPresidency of Kosovo

New Rapporteur for Kosovo is Slovene Soltes

Kosovo President Hashim Thaci met today with departing Rapporteur for Kosovo Ulrike Lunacek and incoming Rapporteur Igor Soltes from Slovenia. Thaci thanked Lunacek for her service to Kosovo stating, “You have been Kosovo’s voice in Brussels and of Brussels in Kosovo. A sincere and constructive voice.” New rapporteur Soltes has been a Member […]

US Embassy in MNE Organizes Workshop on PR in State ProsecutionUS Embassy Montenegro

US Embassy in MNE Organizes Workshop on PR in State Prosecution

“The United States Embassy in Podgorica, INL Rule of Law Program, in Cooperation with the Supreme State Prosecution Office organized a Workshop on Public Relations in State Prosecution.The aim of this workshop is to discuss best practices and possibilities to further enhance the increasing transparency of State Prosecution.  […]

Budva to Host Regional Economic Meeting Nov. 2-3Volodymyr/123RF/Budva

Budva to Host Regional Economic Meeting Nov. 2-3

” The Chamber of Economy of Montenegro (CEM), in cooperation with the Ministry of Science, is organizing the seventh regional conference on economics – Montenegro in 2017, which will be held on November 2-3 at Hotel Splendid in Budva.  About 500 representatives of government, business community, scientists and experts […]