The new measure is intended to attract investment and reduce unemployment.
Recently appointed as head of the OSCE monitoring mission in Ukraine, Turkish diplomat Ertugrul Apakan brings experience and expertise to the mission, officials and analysts say.
A 2001 succession agreement stipulates original documents should be released from the Archive of Yugoslavia in Belgrade to the successor states' archives.
A new water treatment plant will serve both the Greek and Turkish Cypriot communities. In other business news: The European Commission may simplify the rules for Schengen visas in an effort to boost tourism, and air travel in the region is about to become easier.
After years riddled with scandal, officials are taking steps to end corruption and crime in football.
The TV show "Ukrainian Panorama" unites Serbia's Ukrainian community, providing the audience with objective information about the situation in Ukraine.