Vojvodina

Serbian who died fighting against ISIS in Syria to be buried in Moscow

A Novi Sad man who died in Syria fighting as a volunteer will be laid to rest in Moscow, Vecernje Novosti is reporting on Wednesday.

The Belgrade daily named the man as 25-year-old Sasa Karan.

A commemorative gathering will be held in Novi Sad's Trg Slobode (Freedom Square), the paper said.

Zezelj Bridge to be completed by end-November

NOVI SAD - The construction of Novi Sad's Zezelj Bridge will be completed by end-November, when it will be opened to rail traffic, it was announced on Thursday.

EU Enlargement Commissioner Johannes Hahn, Serbian ministers Zorana Mihajlovic and Aleksandar Antic, Vojvodina PM Igor Mirovic and Novi Sad Mayor Milos Vucevic toured the construction site.

Vucic opens Ametek business campus in Subotica

SUBOTICA - Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic ceremonially opened an Ametek business campus in Subotica, northern Serbia, on Wednesday.

After the ribbon-cutting ceremony, Vucic took a tour of the new factory with plant director Dragan Nagulic, Minister of Economy Goran Knezevic, US Ambassador Kyle Scott, Vojvodina PM Igor Mirovic and Assembly Speaker Istvan Pastor.

Stefanovic: 74 people arrested in Operation Signal

BELGRADE - Interior Minister Nebojsa Stefanovic said Wednesday 74 people had been arrested in 19 cities across Serbia in police operation Signal early in the day on suspicion of frauds totalling around 2 bln dinars.

The frauds targeted the national and the Vojvodina budgets, local self-government authorities and businesses, he said.

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