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BELGRADE - Serbian Foreign Minister Ivan Mrkic and Japanese Ambassador to Serbia Masafumi Kuroki signed and exchanged notes on a EUR 1.43 million worth non-refundable donation from the Japanese government to Serbia, expressing the hope that the donation will further improve the friendly relations between the two countries.
PRAGUE - Serbia's Emir Bekric achieved a personal indoor best at the 2014 European Athletics Indoor Permit Meeting, finishing a 400m Men's race in 47.17 seconds.
Although he finished second in his race, Bekric is very pleased about his achievement, as he succeeded in realizing his plan to finish in under 47.70 and pave his way to a good result in 400m hurdles.
BELGRADE - The Coalition of Refugee Associations stated that the meeting between Serbian First Deputy Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic and his Croatian counterpart Vesna Pusic leads to further enhancement of the two countries relations, but it also warned that mutual respect would not be possible without first finding a fair solution to open issues.
Money not reason for leaving RTS
I prefer saying that I have come to the N1 than to have left the RTS – says until recently headlines presenter of the national television of Serbia, the RTS. Maja Zezelj has surprised all by her decision to leave the national television and accept a job at the N1 TV Channel.
DUBAI - Serbia's best-ranked tennis player Novak Djokovic opened his title defense at the ATP tournament in Dubai with a straight-sets victory over Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan (6-3, 6-3).
In the second round on Wednesday, Djokovic will face world no. 51, Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut, who defeated Adrian Ungur of Romania by 6-1, 6-3 on Monday.