47.5 million EUR for Renewable Sources of Energy through Favorable German Loans

Deputy Chairman of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Finance and Treasury of B&H, Vjekoslav Bevanda, and the German Ambassador to B&H, Christian Hellbach, signed an agreement on financial cooperation worth 48 million EUR ... More

Domestic Jaffa Ltd. Launches Cherries to the Russian Market

”Most of this year’s cherry harvest the company Jaffa-Commerce Ltd. Mostar will place on the Russian market, and we have interested buyers from EU countries as well, and even Dubai”, said the director of the ... More

Lower roaming prices in region as of June 30

The inter-state agreement on reducing roaming charges inked by Serbia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Montenegro and Macedonia will come into force on June 30, Serbian Minister of Telecommunications Rasim Ljajic told Tanjug on Thursday. ... More

Rama in Prishtina inauguration of Ismail Qemali statue: "Albanians united in the EU"

The statue of Ismail Qemali was placed on 23/5/2015 in Prishtina, in a ceremony with the presence of the Albanian Prime Minister, Edi Rama. Rama declared that he was honored, and that the mission of Ismail Qemali would ... More

Second Plenary Session of SEECP PA, 22-23 May 2015

On 22-23 May 2015 Second Plenary Session of the South-East European Cooperation Process Parliamentary Assembly was held in Tirana under the auspicies of Albanian Presidency. The Session was preceded by meetings of the Ad-Hoc ... More

Vienna Economic Forum gathers Balkan PMs in Tirana

Prime Ministers of the Balkan region gathered in Tirana to attend Vienna Economic Forum that kicked off on last Thursday morning at the premises of the Palace of Congresses. Albanian Premier Edi Rama greeted all the ... More

Europe at crossroads

On 25th of last January, the Greek people made a courageous decision. They dared to challenge the one-way street of the Memorandum’s tough austerity, and to seek a new agreement. A new agreement that will keep the country ... More

19th Roundtable with the Government of Greece

• The background for the Roundtable, as former Italian prime minister Enrico Letta pointed out, was an improving euro-zone economy with a trio of favourable factors: quantitative easing (QE) from the European Central Bank ... More

Economist Conferences: 19th Roundtable with the Gov't of Greece

2015 seems to be a challenging year for both Europe and Greece. The new leadership at the helm of the European Commission and the European Council will have the opportunity to boost the much needed stability and ... More

Kumanovo operation ends, terrorists neutralized

The operation against a terrorist group in a Kumanovo settlement has ended. The group, which operated from several houses and represented a threat to the security of Macedonian citizens has been entirely neutralized and ... More

Prime Minister Gruevski says terror group in Kumanovo was planning mass murder attacks

Macedonian Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski said that the police action in the city of Kumanovo through Saturday and in early Sunday was launched after the Interior Ministry received information that a large and well armed group ... More

"Wines of Macedonia" presents strategy up to 2020

By 2020, at least 50 percent of the total amount of exported wines will be bottled and the value should rise by at least 45 percent, expects association "Wines of Macedonia", which celebrated its 5. anniversary on ... More

Jankuloska: Total of 38 officers are injured and 30 protesters detained

Interior Minister Gordana Jankuloska said that a total of 38 policemen were injured in the unruly protests in Skopje on Tuesday evening, while 30 protesters were detained. Six of the policemen were kept for further treatment ... More

E-communications market generates EUR 1.6 bn in revenues

The market of electronic communications and postal services in Serbia generated revenues of around EUR 1.6 billion last year, Director of the Regulatory Agency for Electronic Communications and Postal Services (RATEL) Milan ... More

Hahn: We want entire Balkans in EU

Commissioner for European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn said on Wednesday that the EU would like to integrate the entire Western Balkans and voiced the expectation that Serbia would soon open ... More

Japan’s Yazaki to Open 3rd Plant in Bulgaria Photo by Yazaki Bulgaria

Japanese manufacturer of car cabling systems Yazaki will build a third plant in Bulgaria, according to Sinan Kar, General Manager of Yazaki Bulgaria. Kar told Capital Daily that the new plant of the company would be located ... More

European Commission Urges Southeastern Europe to Build More LNG Terminals European

The European Commission has recommended that Southeastern European countries strive to build LNG terminals to avoid gas supply disruptions and to boost energy security. European Commission Vice-President Maros Sefcovic ... More

Bulgaria Attracted Foreign Investment of EUR 128.2 M in Jan, Feb 2015

Bulgaria has attracted foreign investment of EUR 128.2 M in the first two months of 2015, according to Deputy Economy Minister Daniela Vezieva. She boasted that foreign investment in 2014 totaled EUR 1.29 B, adding that the ... More

Cavusoglu: Turkey will continue to support BiH

Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey Mevlut Cavusoglu said after the meeting with Minister of Foreign Affairs of BiH Igor Crnadak today in Sarajevo that Turkey, and its foreign ministry, will always be there to ... More

EC publishes Spring economic prediction, encouraging data for Albania

Spring has arrived for the European economy, but not for every state of the Union, as seen by the Spring prediction for the economic growth in the EU and the candidate countries, including Albania, a report published by the ... More