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Sale of Heta Asset Resolution d.o.o., TCK d.o.o. and TCV d.o.o. in Slovenia

The companies part of transaction are operationally connected entities located in Ljubljana, Slovenia. They have a total gross loan / leasing portfolio of EUR 551m as of 30 September 2018 (including the NPL cross border portfolio of HETA in the amount of ca. EUR 10m), thereof EUR 386m are non-performing and EUR 166m are performing gross exposures.

Winter Tires are Mandatory from Today in Bulgaria

As of November 15, drivers should have changed tires to be adapted to winter conditions or their tread to be over 4 mm.

It will also check whether the headlamps are set correctly and that the windscreen wipers are in good condition.

If there is anything wrong, the fine would be BGN 50.

Bulgaria another country that wants out of UN migration pact

He added that this agreement would undermine Bulgarian national interests.

"The position of the Bulgarian government is not to join UN's global pact on migration," the deputy head of the GERB said after a meeting of coalition heads, Reuters reports. The agency says the juior coalition partner of GERB, the United Patrioty, strongly opposes the UN pact.

Vaccine confidence rising in Greece, report says

Greece comes second behind Slovenia on the list of European Union countries where citizens have a growing amount of confidence in the safety and efficacy of vaccinations, a recent report by the European Commission has shown.

86,000 Bosnians Give Up Citizenship for Foreign Passports

From 1996 to 2018, a total of 86,755 people renounced their Bosnian citizenship - more than the population of the town of Brcko in northern Bosnia and Herzegovina - according to data that BIRN has obtained from the country's annual migration profile.

FM to German MP: Kosovo won't be given away for EU carrot

The Serbian foreign minister and first deputy prime minister in this way reacted to a German MP from Chancellor Angela Merkel's party saying in Belgrade on Wednesday that he had a message, and that it was that Serbia "cannot be a part of the EU until it de jure recognizes Kosovo."

SUV reportedly used by supporter group leader blown up

According to the report, the vehicle in question is a Volvo XC90.

Unofficially, the car was used by one of the leaders of the supporters of the Vojvodina FK, who is also a member of the Assembly of this Novi Sad-based football club that competes in Serbia's first tier SuperLiga.

"Slovenia should revoke its recognition of Kosovo"

It is also stated that Slovenia should support the territorial integrity of the Republic of Serbia.

The letter of this party states that in 2008, Slovenia made a major mistake by recognizing as independent a territory of the Republic of Serbia, a brotherly country.

Slovenia is Opening an Embassy in Sofia

President Rumen Radev will meet with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia Miro Cerar today.