Djuric meets with Szijjarto in Budapest

BUDAPEST - Serbian FM Marko Djuric, who is visiting Hungary on his first bilateral trip abroad, met with Hungarian counterpart Peter Szijjarto in Budapest on Friday afternoon.

Thanking Szijjarto for Hungary's positions on the so-called Kosovo's Council of Europe (CoE) membership bid and a resolution on Srebrenica, Djuric said Hungary would always have Serbia's support.

Air Serbia carries more than 40,000 passengers between Belgrade, Chicago in one year

BELGRADE - On Friday, May 17, Air Serbia marked one year since the launch of direct flights between Belgrade and Chicago.

"Over the past 365 days, the Serbian national airline has carried more than 40,000 passengers and almost 750 t of cargo between the capital of Serbia and the Windy City," Air Serbia said in statement.

Djuric meets with Allen

BELGRADE - Serbian FM Marko Djuric met with US Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Elizabeth Allen on Friday, noting that her visit to Belgrade came at an important time and was greatly contributing not only to dynamic and versatile political dialogue at high and the top level, but also to a new era of US-Serbia relations in the past decade.

Momirovic: Serbia boosting economic cooperation with Turkey, Bulgaria

BELGRADE - Trade with Turkey is growing steadily and it reached 2.3 bln euros last year, making the country Serbia's eight-largest trade partner, Serbian Minister of Internal and External Trade Tomislav Momirovic said at a Balkan economic summit on Thursday.

That is additional motivation for Serbian companies to boost exports to the 80-million-consumer market, Momirovic said.

Vucevic: Azerbaijan's support in UN, CoE extremely important to Serbia

BELGRADE - Serbian PM Milos Vucevic received Azerbaijani Ambassador to Belgrade Kamil Hasiyev on Wednesday.

Vucevic said Azerbaijan's principled position on Serbia's territorial integrity and sovereignty when it comes to the Kosovo-Metohija issue was extremely important to Belgrade, the Serbian government said in a statement.

Djedovic Handanovic: Energy Community has earmarked Serbia as energy leader

BELGRADE - Last year, the Energy Community earmarked Serbia as the energy leader primarily due to reforms it has launched in the sector as well as due to its decarbonisation process, Serbian Minister of Mining and Energy Dubravka Djedovic Handanovic said on Monday.

Brnabic: Cooperation with China does not mean we are closing our door to others

BELGRADE - Serbian Parliament Speaker Ana Brnabic said on Monday cooperation with China did not mean Serbia was closing its door to other countries and the EU but that it was a sovereign country making its own choices when it comes to its cooperation partners.