Latest News from Serbia

Pešić: If Jokić's not ready, he'd better not play

Pei spoke at the press conference after the victory over Finland (77:61) in the first round of EuroBasket qualifiers.
The popular Kari says that the most prepared should play for Serbia.
Joki had the desire to perform at the World Championship last year, but he was simply too tired.

Serbian flag again flying over Zvecan Fortress in Kosovo-Metohija

KOSOVSKA MITROVICA - A Serbian flag believed to have been removed from the Zvecan Fortress in the north of Kosovo-Metohija last night has been put back into place, a Tanjug correspondent reported.

It remains unknown who, and when, removed the tricolour flag and its post.

Serbia, Angola sign agreement on cultural cooperation

BELGRADE - Serbian Minister of Culture Maja Gojkovic and Angolan Minister of Culture and Tourism Filipe Silvino De Pina Zau signed on Friday in Belgrade an intergovernmental programme of cultural cooperation for 2024-2026.

Vucevic meets with AIPAC representatives

BELGRADE - Serbia highly appreciates the cooperation with the US, Serbian Deputy PM and Defence Minister Milos Vucevic said at a meeting with American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) representatives in Belgrade on Thursday.

The AIPAC delegation was headed by the organisation's President Michael Tuchin.

Pešić removed three players from the list for the match against Finland

On Friday, the "Eagles" will play the first match in group G in the "Aleksandar Nikoli" hall in Belgrade.
Uro Trifunovi, Ognjen Dobri and Aleksa Uskokovi will not play for Serbia in that match, as they were not on the list on the FIBA website.
Pei will count on the following players against Finland.

A man from Jagodina arrested for disclosing information to Albanian secret service

The arrest took place as part of the further investigation and prosecution of a group of persons who made up the intelligence network formed on the territory of our country by D.R., by order of the State Intelligence Agency of Albania (SHISH) and the Intelligence agencies of the so-called Kosovo.

Greece features at Serbia’s tourism fair

Serbia's 45th International Tourism Fair kicked off on Wednesday with over 400 exhibitors from 27 countries, featuring Greece as the partner nation.

Djedovic Handanovic meets with EC representatives

BELGRADE - Serbian Minister of Mining and Energy Dubravka Djedovic Handanovic met with EU Ambassador to Serbia Emanuele Giaufret, European Commission (EC) representatives and delegations of several international financial institutions on Thursday.

Vucic, Chinese ambassador discuss strong momentum in bilateral ties

BELGRADE - Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic met with Chinese Ambassador to Belgrade Li Ming on Thursday to discuss a strong momentum in Sino-Serbian relations and an upcoming visit to Serbia by Chinese President Xi Jinping.

NALED: Serbia to invest 100 mln euros in AI development by 2026

BELGRADE - Serbia will invest 100 mln euros in development of artificial intelligence (AI) by 2026, Serbia's National Alliance for Local Economic Development (NALED) announced on Thursday.

In a statement, it said a new AI development strategy until 2030 was due to provide a strategic framework for the undertaking.

Mothers with children wait in lines; Still no payment of social benefits on Kosovo

Citizens indicate that they have problems due to the decision of Prishtina to abolish payment transactions in dinars, because in the last few days they have received payments of social assistance, child allowance, as well as salaries from central Serbia, but that they cannot get that money and they are worried about where way will provide the basic necessities of life.