Business & Economy

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Serbian, Hungarian FMs: South Stream joint interest

November 21, 2014 | 16:57 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The relations between Serbia and Hungary have reached the highest level - Hungary supports Serbia on its European path, the two countries' foreign minister say.

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"Exchange rate stable despite pressures"

November 21, 2014 | 15:16 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The exchange rate is "relatively stable and in line with monetary policy goals, despite certain pressures," NBS Governor Jorgovanka Tabaković says.

Peter Szijjarto is seen in Belgrade on Thursday (Beta)

Serbia-Hungary trade at EUR 1.1bn, expected to grow

November 21, 2014 | 11:07 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The volume of trade between Serbia and Hungary hit a record high of EUR 1.1bn in 2013, participants of the Serbian-Hungary Business Forum said on Thursday.

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"State should remain majority owner of EPS"

November 21, 2014 | 10:01 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The state should remain a majority owner of the Electric Power Industry of Serbia (EPS), but the company should be reorganized so that it operates at a profit.

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IMF: Unemployment, public debt, budget deficit problems

November 21, 2014 | 09:28 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- IMF Mission to Serbia head Zuzana Murgasova said on Thursday that the international financial institution reached an agreement with the Serbian government.

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USD 1bn precautionary deal reached with IMF

November 20, 2014 | 15:17 | Source: Beta | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbian officials and an International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission have agreed on a three-year precautionary arrangement worth about USD 1 billion.

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Minister: IMF arrangement almost certain

November 20, 2014 | 09:23 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbian Finance Minister Dušan Vujović said on Wednesday that a new arrangement with the IMF is "almost 100 percent" certain.

Vučić meets with IMF officials on November 11 (Beta)

Serbia "step away" from arrangement with IMF

November 19, 2014 | 16:53 | Source: RTS, Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Aleksandar Vučić has said that the talks with a visiting IMF delegation will finish on Thursday.

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FIC: Reforms on right track, key steps still ahead

November 19, 2014 | 14:29 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- President of the Foreign Investors Council (FIC) Frederick Coin says the Serbian government has successfully launched fiscal consolidation.

Serbian currency again weaker against euro

November 19, 2014 | 09:41 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The National Bank of Serbia (NBS) sold EUR 30 million in the Interbank Foreign Exchange Market (IFEM) on Tuesday to stabilize the domestic currency.

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Delhaize urged to boost share of Serbian products

November 18, 2014 | 16:24 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić on Tuesday attended the opening of a modern Delhaize Serbia distribution centre in Stara Pazova, near Belgrade.

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Central bank governor: Banking system is stable

November 18, 2014 | 12:20 | Source: RTS, Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbia's banking system is highly liquid and stable, and there are no reasons for worry, National Bank of Serbia (NBS) Governor Jorgovanka Tabaković has said.

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Agreements with 14 countries to expand Air Serbia network

November 18, 2014 | 11:02 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- A Serbian delegation is set to harmonize and draft agreements on airline transport with the U.S. and 13 more countries, it has been announced.

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"Serbia important for its size, must not be left to itself"

November 17, 2014 | 15:01 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić and Germany's Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel opened on Monday a session of the German-Serbian Business Council.

A file photo of Serbian officials and the Chinese ambassador touring the bridge under construction (Beta)

New Danube bridge to be finished by mid-December

November 17, 2014 | 12:18 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbian Minister of Energy and Mining Aleksandar Antić and a Chinese delegation have toured the Zemun-Borča bridge over the Danube River.

Central bank sells EUR 60mn, Serbian currency up 0.5 pct

November 17, 2014 | 10:05 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The steady slump of the Serbian dinar (RSD) will be halted on Monday, when its value against the euro (EUR) will go up by 0.5 percent, the NBS has said.

Opinions & Analyses

Annus mirabilis: The road to 1989, and its legacy

10.11.2014. | Comments: 0
(Beta/AP)

In East Berlin, on the night of November 9, 1989, an international order that had originated in Yalta and Potsdam 45 years earlier came to a dramatic end.

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"We may disgree over status, but should not hate each other"

1.08.2014. | Comments: 4
Marko Đurić (Tanjug, file)

"We can disagree over the status (of Kosovo) for the next 200 years, but that does not mean that we should hate each other, that we should not do business with each other."

Reports

CPJ report to mark International Day to End Impunity

30.10.2014. | Comments: 2
(CPJ)

On the occasion of International Day to End Impunity (IDEI), marked on November 2, the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has published, as part of a global campaign to combat impunity, a special report entitled "The Road to Justice."