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EU Commission Warns Bulgaria on Implementation of Three Directives

The European Commission made three demands towards Bulgaria in terms of complying with the legislative norms of the Union Thursday.

The representative organ has requested from the Bulgarian government that an explanation is provided in three sections: driving licences, railway transportation safety and field crops disease management.

Russia and USA are in the battle for Serbian "Telekom"

"COLD WAR" Moscow and Washington want to control telecommunications in Serbia Russia and USA are in the battle for Serbian "Telekom"

On of the biggest Russian companies wants to buy Serbian Telekom. This decision is not just economical, but also strategical.

"Croatia will block Serbia at cost of self-isolation"

"Croatia will block Serbia at cost of self-isolation"

BRUSSELS -- Croatia has suffered a defeat in the EP in its efforts to use amendments to a resolution on Serbia to impose conditions for the country's EU integration.

Eurogroup teleconference still underway

Shortly after the Greek government council ended, the teleconference between Eurozone FinMins began. The Eurogroup teleconference will be deciding on the list of reforms presented by the Greek government.


Jeroen Dijsselbloem, in earlier statements, confirmed that the EC received the Greek government’s proposal late last night, underlining that it is not a “memorandum”.

Cerar: Many opportunities for even better cooperation

BLED - Slovenia's Prime Minister Miro Cerar has said that Serbia and Slovenia have good cooperation, but there are still many opportunities for taking it even further, especially at the economic level.

Vucic satisfied with results of visit to Slovenia

BLED - Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic wrapped up the two-day visit to Slovenia on Saturday, during which the meeting of the governments of the two countries and the business forum of around 300 entrepreneurs were held.

Vucic, Cerar attend women's giant slalom at Pohorje

MARIBOR - The prime ministers of Serbia and Slovenia, Aleksandar Vucic and Miro Cerar respectively, attended on Saturday the World Cup Women's Giant Slalom, 51st Golden Fox, at the Pohorje ski center near Maribor.

Vucic and Cerar first toured the press center, and then watched the second run.

Slovenians interested in investing in Serbia's energy sector

LJUBLJANA - Companies from Slovenia are very interested in investing in Serbia's energy sector, construction industry, agriculture and IT sector, either through involvement in the privatization program or public-private partnerships, President of the Slovenian Business Club Danijela Fisakov told Tanjug on Friday.

Cadez: Strong interest in joint projects

LJUBLJANA - The Slovenian and Serbian businessmen attending the Business Forum in Ljubljana on Friday expressed strong interest in joint projects and collaboration in third markets, President of the Serbian Chamber of Commerce (PKS) Marko Cadez told Tanjug.

PM: Serbia not taking sides in Ukraine

PM: Serbia not taking sides in Ukraine

BRDO PRI KRANJU -- Aleksandar Vucic has said that Serbia is "not taking sides" in the Ukrainian crisis and instead advocates for a peaceful, diplomatic solution to the conflict.

Vucic, Cerar: Serbian-Slovenian relations better than ever

BRDO PRI KRANJU - Serbia and Slovenia have excellent political and economic relations that can be described as best ever, the Serbian and Slovenian prime ministers Aleksandar Vucic and Miro Cerar said after the joint meeting of the two countries' governments.

Vucic and Cerar held a joint press conference at Brdo pri Kranju, and pointed to the significance of Serbia's European path.

Dacic, Erjavec on SFRY succession

BRDO KOD KRANJA - Serbian and Slovenian Ministers of Foreign Affairs Ivica Dacic and Karl Erjavec conferred on a series of open bilateral issues relating to the succession in the territory of former Yugoslavia on Friday.

New standards to be introduced in Balkan spas

BELGRADE - Representatives of the national associations of spas in Serbia, Slovenia, Croatia and Turkey inked an agreement on establishment of the Balkan Spa Institute on Friday.

The associations have been cooperating for ten years, and now they hope that other countries in the region will join them as well.

Serbia, Slovenia to intensify cooperation in agriculture

PARIS/BELGRADE - Serbian Minister of Agriculture and Environmental Protection Snezana Bogosavljevic Boskovic and Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Food of Slovenia Dejan Zidan agreed during the meeting in Paris that the two countries should intensify their cooperation in various sectors.

Joint session of Serbian and Slovenian cabinets

Joint session of Serbian and Slovenian cabinets

BELGRADE -- The governments of Serbia and Slovenia will hold a joint session in Ljubljana on Friday, the Serbian government has announced.

After the session, Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic will confer with Slovenian President Borut Pahor.