Economy of the European Union

Krstic appointed Serbia's governor to EBRD, Vujovic deputy

BELGRADE - On the proposal of the Serbian Ministry of Finance, the Serbian government appointed Minister of Finance Lazar Krstic as Serbia's governor to the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), the Serbian government's website reads.

Minister of Economy Dusan Vujovic was named Serbia's deputy governor to the EBRD at the government's session on Thursday.

EBRD interested in Telekom Srbija and Belgrade airport

LONDON/BELGRADE - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) wants to invest in Telekom Srbija and Belgrade's Nikola Tesla Airport when the two public companies are privatized.

EBRD president Suma Chakrabarti told RTS on Thursday that Serbia has good prospects and that the bank will continue to invest in the country.

Greece gears up for debt talks

 Stournaras to put forward suggestions on how to reduce annual repayments at Monday’s Eurogroup

Finance Minister Yannis Stournaras is due to ask his eurozone counterparts Monday to begin considering further debt relief for Greece, with the government already having drafted a number of options to reduce the repayments the country faces in the years to come.