Tanjug News Agency

Tanjug marks 71st anniversary

BELGRADE - Today marks the 71st anniversary of foundation of Tanjug News Agency.

Tanjug was established in the midst of anti-Nazi operations of the People's Liberation Army of Yugoslavia and its first task was to inform the world about the outcome of the Second Session of the Anti-Fascist Council of the People's Liberation of Yugoslavia (AVNOJ).

Miletic: Problem with economy structural in nature

ARANDJELOVAC - The problem with the Serbian economy is mostly structural in nature as the manufacturing sector's share in the gross domestic product has been reduced, which resulted in a drop in the number of workers, Acting Director of the Serbian Chamber of Commerce Milivoje Miletic said on Friday, noting that the economy is also being plagued by poor productivity and competitiveness.

Proceeds from Tanjug exhibition to go to flood victims

BELGRADE - Through a charity exhibition of photographs, titled PhotoSolidarity to Remember, the Tanjug News Agency has raised money that will go to the fund established in aid of flood victims.

The exhibition, staged at Mikser House, featured hundreds of photographs made by Tanjug photo reporters in all crisis spots, as a testimony of the disaster that befell Serbia in May.

Office for KiM condemns threats to Tanjug reporter

BELGRADE - The Office for Kosovo-Metohija (KiM) condemned in the harshest terms on Friday threats issued against Tanjug News Agency correspondent from Kosovska Mitrovica Zeljko Tvrdisic on Facebook, and urged the international community to take them seriously.

The Office called on the authorities to find and punish the one behind the threats.

First election results to be released at Tanjug Sunday

BELGRADE - The Tanjug News Agency and the Centre for Free Elections and Democracy (CeSID) will on Sunday organise an event titled Election Night, at which they will release the first unofficial results of the Serbian early parliamentary elections and local elections in Belgrade.

Turnout figures and information on the regularity of the electoral process will be published hour by hour.

Dacic to address Kopaonik Business Forum on Tuesday

BELGRADE - Serbian Prime Minister Ivica Dacic will address the participants of the Kopaonik Business Forum 2014 "Changing Serbia in a Changing Europe" on Tuesday.

Dacic will deliver the keynote address on the topic of “Geopolitical positioning and a review of macroeconomic developments in early 2014” at the Kopaonik convention center, released the government's media office.