All posts tagged Serbia

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December 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria and Serbia will accelerate work on a project to build a gas connection between the two countries, it was agreed at a meeting in Belgrade between Bulgarian Economy Minister […]


Kosovo gains Olympic recognition

December 10, 2014, by VOANews

The International Olympic Committee has officially recognized Kosovo, paving the way for the former Serbian province to compete in the 2016 Olympics i ...

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South Stream cancellation causes flurry of reactions in South-Eastern Europe

December 4, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Russian president Vladimir Putin’s announcement, in Ankara on December 1, that Moscow would scrap it plans to build the South Stream gas pipelin ...

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EU calls on Serbia to condemn Vojislav Šešelj’s ‘wartime rhetoric’

November 28, 2014, by VOANews

The European Parliament urged Serbia on Thursday to take appropriate measures against a Serb ultra-nationalist for alleged “wartime rhetoric.” The ...

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    Albanian, Serbian leaders clash over Kosovo
    November 10, 2014, by VOANews

    Serbia’s prime minister clashed with his visiting Albanian counterpart Monday in Belgrade over the independence of Kosovo, which was a province of Serbia until 2008. Just before a televised joint […]

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    Vucic to settle Serbia’s gas debt with Putin
    November 5, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Serbian prime minister Aleksandar Vucic said on November 4 that he would reach an agreement on Serbia’s gas debt with the “Russian officials”, adding that citizens should not be worried considering the […]

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    Serbia cuts public sector salaries and pensions
    October 28, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Salaries in the public sector and pensions above 25 000 dinars (about 200 euro) will be reduced in Serbia following the budget revision adopted by parliament late on Sunday. The […]

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    Uefa hands zero points to Serbia, Albania after abandoned match
    October 24, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Football’s governing body in Europe, Uefa, decided that neither team will receive any points following the abandoned Euro 2016 qualifying match between Serbia and Albania in Belgrade earlier this month. […]

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    Kosovo FM makes first-ever official visit to Serbia
    October 24, 2014, by VOANews

    Kosovo’s foreign minister, Enver Hoxhaj, has made what he calls a historic first-ever official visit to Serbia for European Union-sponsored talks. This is the first time Kosovo’s top diplomat has […]