Economy of Belgrade

Vesic: Construction of Belgrade metro to begin in 2020

BELGRADE - Construction of a Belgrade metro is a project that must involve both the city and the government of Serbia, City Manager Goran Vesic said on Wednesday.

Speaking at a national conference on property and infrastructure development, Vesic said the construction of a metro - talked about in the capital since the 1970s and initially promised in 2008 and 2009 - was certain.

Vucic attends subway project presentation

BELGRADE - Serbian PM Aleksandar Vucic on Thursday attended the presentation of a subway project for Belgrade, prepared by the city authorities.

The presentation was also attended by Belgrade Mayor Sinisa Mali, representatives of the French construction companies Alstom and Egis, as well as the French Ambassador to Serbia, Christine Moro.

Serbia Waterfront Activists Stage Protest Concert

"Let's Not Drown Belgrade", the Serbian campaigning movement opposed to the controversial Belgrade Waterfront development, is staging another protest on Thursday as it continues its drive to seek official responsibility for the night-time demolition of sites presumably intended to make way for the development.