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Pensions to be increased by end of 2018

The 2014 law on temporary pension cuts will be abolished, Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic announced on Friday. Vucic said that he would like the government to be able to implement this from

Macedonians' roots are Slavic and Albanian, says Greek PM

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says the negotiations about the name of Macedonia that are held in New York are "critical" and "sensitive." According to him, it would be a "great victory" for

Burglars steal cash from monastery near Belgrade

Thieves have taken about RSD 300,000 (EUR 2,500) and EUR 4,000 in cash from a monastery in Ripanj, a suburb of Belgrade, B92 learned on Friday. The police have investigated the scene at the Serbian

Belgrade mayor nominated for new finance minister

Prime Minister Ana Brnabic on Friday nominated Belgrade Mayor Sinisa Mali for Serbia's new minister of finance, B92 has learned. Brnabic has sent her proposal to the National Assembly, which could

President "approved" public company director downing shots

Aleksandar Vucic on Friday toured works on Corridor 11, and at one point told journalists about how many shots of liquor the Putevi Srbije director can drink. The president first thanked Chinese

We live in world of double standards, says Serbian president

"You see that nobody is reacting to Arifi's statement. We live in a world of double standards," Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic said on Friday. Vucic, who spoke while he was touring Corridor 11

Russians say Dutch commission hushes up information

The Dutch commission has hushed up information about where and when the engine of the Buk missile was found, says the Russian MoD. The Defense Ministry announced on Friday that the Dutch are also

Societe Generale launches exclusive service package

Societe Generale’s Private Banking arm has launched in Serbia an exclusive package of accounts and services Eminent. It provides clients with first-class, customized services, investment and financial

One dead in shooting involving football supporters

A 28-year-old man has died in Belgrade's Emergency Center after he was wounded in a shooting in the capital's Cukarica municipality. The incident took place at around 21:30 hours on Thursday in

Prime minister receives EP's rapporteur for Serbia

Prime Minister Ana Brnabic met on Thursday in Belgrade with European Parliament Committee on Foreign Affairs chair and rapporteur for Serbia David McAllister. Brnabic said during the meeting that

Dacic "warns Britain over stance on UNSC Kosovo sessions"

Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic has warned Britain because of its position that fewer UN Security Council sessions dedicated to Kosovo should be held. This is according to Belgrade daily Vecernje

Vucic on Kosovo: I will seek to convince people

We will be ready to talk to Albanians at any time, but we expect the Brussels agreement to be fulfilled, says President Aleksandar Vucic. According to him, Albanians say that they have no intention of

Former US State Secretary Kerry visiting Belgrade

Improving the business environment is of key importance for attracting US investments to Serbia. This was announced after a meeting in Belgrade between President Aleksandar Vucic and Prime Minister

Serbia coach unveils candidates for World Cup team

Serbian national football team coach Mladen Krstajic on Thursday revealed the names of 27 candidates for the country's squad in the upcoming FIFA World Cup. 23 players will make it to the team that

Is this final: Russians shot down MH17 after all

The missile that downed a Malaysian plane on flight MH17 above Ukraine in 2014, when 298 people died, was fired by Russia, according to investigators. According to the latest information from an

"EU is our key goal; as many chapters as soon as possible"

Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic stressed on Thursday that his country's "key and overarching goal" is full membership of the EU. Another goal is to open as many EU accession negotiations chapter

Protesting migrants block highway in Greece

About 250 asylum seekers are blocking a busy highway in the north of Greece for the second day because of overcrowding and poor conditions in a migrant camp. The protest, which lasted for an hour,

One team, one dream - Serbia!

The official team bus slogan of Serbia's national football squad in the upcoming FIFA World Cup in Russia has been unveiled. And the slogan is: "One Team, One Dream - Serbia!"

Ex-BIA chief to become ambassador in Sarajevo - reports

The government is expected to on Thursday appoint former BIA Director Aleksandar Djordjevic as Serbia's new ambassador to Bosnia-Herzegovina. This is according to media reports, which said that

Seselj buys house in village cited in his war crimes verdict

Opposition SRS leader Vojislav Seselj has bought a house in the village of Hrtkovci, northwestern Serbia. Seselj bought the property "from A.P., who until 1991 lived with her family in Vukovar