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Slovenia’s economy expanded by 2.5% last year

By   /  28/02/2017  /  Finance, SI Finance, Slovenia  /  Comments Off on Slovenia’s economy expanded by 2.5% last year

  Slovenia’s gross domestic product (GDP) increased last year by 2.5%, shows preliminary data from the Statistics Office. This is an improvement of 0.2 percentage points compared to the GDP growth figure in 2015. The first estimates show that the country’s GDP reached EUR 39.769bn, which in nominal terms represents a 3.1% growth compared to […]

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McAllister: EP doesn’t want to meddle in Serbian elections

By   /  28/02/2017  /  Headlines, Politics, RS Politics, Serbia  /  Comments Off on McAllister: EP doesn’t want to meddle in Serbian elections

  The voting on resolution on Serbia in the European Parliament has been postponed due to EP’s policy of non-meddling in the upcoming elections in Serbia, EP’s Foreign Committee chief David McAllister told Tanjug news agency today. EP would probably vote on Serbia at the end of April, McAllister explained. At the same time, Serbian […]

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The US support Kosovo in the fight against extremism, American ambassador says

By   /  28/02/2017  /  Kosovo, Social, XK Social  /  Comments Off on The US support Kosovo in the fight against extremism, American ambassador says

United States of America will support Kosovo in the fight against violent extremism, the American ambassador to Pristina, Greg Delawie has declared during a conference dubbed “Engagement of Civil Society Against Violent Extremism”. Deliawie said that he has never understood why families allow their relatives to join the dark and violent world of extremism. But […]

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FM: We’re unhappy with pace of EU negotiations

By   /  28/02/2017  /  Politics, RS Politics, Serbia  /  Comments Off on FM: We’re unhappy with pace of EU negotiations

  Ivica Dacic says the pace of Serbia’s EU membership talks “does not reflect its actual progress in reforms and regulation of relations with its neighbors.” “I am pleased with our approach to the negotiations, but I’m not satisfied with the number of negotiation chapters that have been closed and opened,” said Serbian foreign minister, […]

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Albanian opposition leader promises a 40% increase in pensions

By   /  28/02/2017  /  AL Politics, Albania, Headlines, Politics  /  Comments Off on Albanian opposition leader promises a 40% increase in pensions

In Albania, the leader of opposition, Lulzim Basha is exploiting the protest taking place in front of the government’s building, which has entered its eleventh day, to make electoral propaganda, although the election campaign for the June 18 election is not due to start for another couple of months. On Tuesday, the opposition leader talked […]

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Kosovo is looking to attract foreign investors

By   /  28/02/2017  /  Business, Kosovo, XK Business  /  Comments Off on Kosovo is looking to attract foreign investors

Government of Kosovo has expressed its commitment to create the necessary conditions for foreign investors, especially EU investors to come and invest in Kosovo. Kosovo’s PM, Isa Mustafa said today that his government has contacted many investors and that the country’s ranking in world indexes has improved. “In the World Forum of Investors, Kosovo ranked […]

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“BiH Serbs unity” remained only in words

By   /  28/02/2017  /  BA Politics, BA Social, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Headlines, Politics, Social  /  Comments Off on “BiH Serbs unity” remained only in words

  The unity that Serb parties members in RS National Assembly showed at the beginning of the special session on Monday, had broken apart by the end of session, later same evening. The special session was scheduled at the demand of Serb member and actual Chairman of the BiH Presidency, Mladen Ivanic, in order to […]

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UN: debates between representatives of Kosovo and Serbia

By   /  28/02/2017  /  Headlines, Kosovo, Politics, XK Politics  /  Comments Off on UN: debates between representatives of Kosovo and Serbia

Representatives of Kosovo and Serbia have been engaged in debates in the meeting of the UN Security Council held yesterday in New York. During the discussions on the quarterly report submitted by the UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, representatives of Pristina and Belgrade expressed their opposite views. Kosovo’s ambassador in the United States, Vlora Çitaku […]

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INTERVIEW/Socialist MP, Arta Dade: The gridlocks are solved in parliament, where the amendments of the electoral code are being discussed

By   /  28/02/2017  /  AL Politics, Albania, Headlines, Politics  /  Comments Off on INTERVIEW/Socialist MP, Arta Dade: The gridlocks are solved in parliament, where the amendments of the electoral code are being discussed

Dade: Protests are healthy, but not like the one Berisha is holding Dade: There exists a category of politicians who survive in politics through destabilization, populism, fake nationalism and the language of hate Dade: The tent in the boulevard has been set up at the same location where Berisha ordered the killing of innocent people […]

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