Belgrade "ready to continue Kosovo dialogue"
BELGRADE -- Belgrade is ready for the continuation of the dialogue with Pristina, scheduled for early February in Brussels, the Serbian government said on Friday.
The cabinet session on Friday (Tanjug)
In a debate on information on the process of accession to the European Union, it was said that the Serbian government is committed to the European path and that it is striving to meet all the obligations in the accession process.
Head of the EU Mission to Serbia Michael Davenport, who took part in the debate, described Serbia's readiness to implement the Brussels agreement and contribute to a normalization of the situation in Kosovo as high.
Davenport expressed satisfaction with the good organization and success of the summit of the prime ministers of China and 16 Central and Eastern European states in Belgrade, the government said.
Budget revision bill adopted
The government of Serbia adopted on Friday the bill amending and modifying the 2014 budget law and forwarded it to the Serbian parliament for debate under urgent procedure.
The aim of the bill is to re-direct the significant budget savings achieved this year into meeting overdue obligations and debts, the participants said after the meeting.
The government also adopted the Bill on energy and the Bill amending and modifying the law on incentives in agriculture and rural development.
The Bill amending and modifying the law on games of chance was withdrawn by the government, the media cooperation office said.
Friday 19.12.2014 | 13:18 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- German Ambassador to Serbia Heinz Wilhelm has said he hopes Serbia will open its first chapter of the accession talks with the EU "soon."
Friday 19.12.2014 | 10:54 | Source: Beta, N1 | Comments: (31) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama sayst Serbia "should become an ally of Albania, in order for the people in the Balkans to find peace."
Friday 19.12.2014 | 10:06 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (8) | Send comment
PRIŠTINA -- Kosovo Foreign Minister Hashim Thaci says EU High Representative Federica Mogherini should be included in the dialogue between Belgrade and Pristina.
Thursday 18.12.2014 | 15:25 | Source: Beta, NIN | Comments: (43) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic has announced that he will "soon" send his "final proposal for a solution of the issue of Kosovo" to the government.
Wednesday 17.12.2014 | 10:09 | Source: Beta, Vecernje novosti | Comments: (11) | Send comment
BRUSSELS -- The European Commission is asking Serbia to harmonize its foreign policy - "a possible hint of pressure on us to impose sanctions on Russia," writes a daily.
Tuesday 16.12.2014 | 16:32 | Source: Beta | Comments: (7) | Send comment
BRUSSELS -- The EU Council of Ministers has asked Serbia to gradually harmonize its foreign and energy security policy with those of the EU.
Tuesday 16.12.2014 | 11:23 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BRUSSELS -- EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini has said that the dialogue between Belgrade and Pristina would resume after the upcoming holidays.
Tuesday 16.12.2014 | 09:24 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA -- An international public prosecutor has filed the request to EULEX judges to expand the indictment for the murder of a Kosovo police member to four more Serbs.
Monday 15.12.2014 | 12:02 | Source: Beta | Comments: (1) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Slobodan Samardzic says the Constitutional Court lacked both professional and moral capabilities to determine the constitutionality of the Brussels agreement.
Monday 15.12.2014 | 10:01 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (11) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- The Constitutional Court of Serbia considers the Brussels agreement "a political, not a legal issue," and will not assess its constitutionality.
Friday 12.12.2014 | 10:59 | Source: RTS, Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- In the conclusions that are to be adopted at next week's meeting of the Council of Ministers, the EU praises Serbia for the reforms implemented, RTS reported.
Friday 12.12.2014 | 10:09 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (3) | Send comment
NIS -- Serbian army chief Ljubisa Dikovic KFOR commander Francesco Paolo Figliuolo met and discussed the security situation in Kosovo and on the administrative line.
Thursday 11.12.2014 | 14:43 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (37) | Send comment
MOSCOW -- Russia considers Kosovo to be a part of Serbia, the Russia Federation's Foreign Ministry spokesman Aleksandr Lukashevich said in Moscow on Thursday.
Thursday 11.12.2014 | 13:14 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Germany will give its consent for the opening of Chapter 35 only after the obligations deriving from the Brussels agreement are fulfilled.