Kosovo calls Serbia's plan to hold elections in northern Kosovo illegal; Belgrade says it is constitutionally bound to do so.
Macedonia is working to revise its libel laws, and is looking to the experience of neighbours for guidance.
A new ad campaign aims to recalibrate Greece’s image, with an eye to luring back foreign investors.
Bloggers engage online in support of and against Angelina Jolie's movie "In the Land of Blood and Honey".
Turkey puts the first ship of its Landing Craft Tank project to sea. In other business news: Fitch has good news for Greece, and egg prices in Bulgaria more than double.
EU integration has generated many opportunities for the two Balkan countries, but much remains to be done, analysts say.
Foreign language learning is on the rise in Albanian schools, a valuable asset for the children and the country.