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Nine in ten Greeks blame EU for failing to assist in dealing with refugee flows: opinion poll

By   /  29/02/2016  /  GR Social, Greece, Social  /  Comments Off on Nine in ten Greeks blame EU for failing to assist in dealing with refugee flows: opinion poll

Athens, February 29, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Marina Spyropoulou A year into the crisis that is testing Greece and the EU’s cohesion the overwhelming majority of Greeks puts the blame for the dramatic images of refugees drowning in the Aegean and storming border fences mainly on European partners, according to an opinion poll carried […]

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Serbian opposition fails to unite

By   /  29/02/2016  /  Headlines, Politics, RS Politics, Serbia  /  Comments Off on Serbian opposition fails to unite

Belgrade, February 29, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Milos Mitrovic Democratic Party (DS) will not go to upcoming elections in a coalition with Social democratic Party (SDP) and Liberal-Democratic Party (LDP), DS leader Bojan Pajtic (photo) announced today, revealing that the negotiations among opposition groups have failed. Earlier today, an LDP official also confirmed that […]

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Migration to the UK from Romania and Bulgaria increases ahead of ‘Brexit referendum

By   /  29/02/2016  /  BG Social, Bulgaria, RO Social, Romania, Social  /  Comments Off on Migration to the UK from Romania and Bulgaria increases ahead of ‘Brexit referendum

London, February 29, 2016/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Thanasis Gavos The publication of the latest migration data by the British Office for National Statistics (ONS) have come at a time when the public discussion over EU immigrants in the UK is heating up again ahead of the ‘Brexit’ referendum on 23 June. Over the […]

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Revenue from tourism mark an increase of 4.4% in 2015 

By   /  29/02/2016  /  Business, CY Business, Cyprus  /  Comments Off on Revenue from tourism mark an increase of 4.4% in 2015 

Nicosia, February 29, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency Revenue from tourism marked an increase of 4.4% in 2015, according to the Statistical Service of the Republic of Cyprus. According to a press release, for the period January – December 2015 revenue from tourism is estimated at €2.11 billion (€2.112,1 million) compared to €2.02 billion (€2.023,4 million) […]

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President of Kosovo may end up in the Constitutional Court

By   /  29/02/2016  /  Headlines, Kosovo, Politics, XK Politics  /  Comments Off on President of Kosovo may end up in the Constitutional Court

Pristina, 29 February 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota The election of the head of the Democratic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaci in the post of the president can end up in the Constitutional Court. Kosovo’s opposition is analyzing the legal aspects of assessing the constitutionality of the election of the new president. Self Determination […]

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Tension on the border, police uses teargas against refugees

By   /  29/02/2016  /  F. Y. R. O. Macedonia, MK Social, Social  /  Comments Off on Tension on the border, police uses teargas against refugees

Skopje, 29 February 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Naser Pajaziti Tense situation has dominated today the border crossing point between FYROM and Greece, where Macedonian police have intervened with teargas against refugee crowds, who were trying to enter the country. Several refugees have cut through the barbed wire fence and have entered the territory, but […]

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Protests in front of the Constitutional Court in Skopje

By   /  29/02/2016  /  F. Y. R. O. Macedonia, MK Social, Social  /  Comments Off on Protests in front of the Constitutional Court in Skopje

Skopje, 29 February 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Naser Pajaziti Hundreds of people protested today in front of the Constitutional Court against its decision to pardon those people who have been involved in the irregularities taken place in the recent elections in the country. This pardoning will be enabled through an amnesty which will be […]

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World Bank will help the economy of Kosovo

By   /  29/02/2016  /  Finance, Kosovo, XK Finance  /  Comments Off on World Bank will help the economy of Kosovo

Pristina, 29 February 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota The vice president of the World Bank for Europe and Central Asia, Cyril Muller has congratulated the government of Kosovo for approving the national strategy for development 2016-2021. Muller said that this important document will give way to cooperation between Kosovo and the World Bank […]

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BiH associations marked Day of rare diseases

By   /  29/02/2016  /  BA Social, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Social  /  Comments Off on BiH associations marked Day of rare diseases

Banja Luka, February 29, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Mladen Dragojlovic Last day of February is accepted as international Day of rare diseases and in last several years associations in entire BiH are marking it in an attempt to attract the attention of public on the people who suffer from symptoms of illnesses which are […]

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Protagonists of “Friend”: The whole world spoke of Kosovo and its history

By   /  29/02/2016  /  Culture, Headlines, Kosovo, XK Culture  /  Comments Off on Protagonists of “Friend”: The whole world spoke of Kosovo and its history

The film “Friend”, which is a British-Kosovar cooperation directed and produced by Jamie Donoughue, has not managed to win the prestigious Oscar prize in the Live Action Short Film Category Pristina, 29 February 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency Amid despair and pride, the protagonists of the film promise that a second cooperation will bring Kosovo an […]

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