2014-04-21The Union sets new criteria for membership candidate countries and potential candidates.
2014-04-18Urged by the European Commission, Croatia will implement economic reforms to create conditions for recovery and growth.
2014-04-17The historic Banja Luka mosque, which has been under reconstruction since 2001, is due to be completed by the end of the year.
2014-04-16In an interview with SETimes, Croatia's president says the upcoming European Parliament elections are important for Croatia and the Western Balkans.
2014-04-10Cultural societies in Croatia, Serbia and Macedonia are paving the way toward co-existence.
2014-04-09A 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.
2014-04-01Increased security measures and bans are part of the BiH football federation's plan to curtail fan violence and nationalist rhetoric.
2014-03-28The European Commission will present an energy plan in June.
2014-03-19The cities were chosen based on categories including human resources and life and business environment. Also in business news: Cyprus appoints Georghadji as new central bank governor.
2014-03-14Threats of genocide spurred Kosovo's separation, but no such threat lies in Crimea.
2014-03-14As the International Court of Justice begins hearing the Croatian and Serbian lawsuits, bloggers weigh in with their thoughts.
2014-03-03Regional countries are subsidising temporary employment and paid internships to help young people find jobs.
2014-02-28The crisis in Ukraine might speed up the EU accession process for candidate countries in the region, bloggers and analysts say.
2014-02-28Memories of friendship and solidarity were forged among athletes from the Balkans and Turkey during the 2014 Sochi Games.
2014-02-26Improving the financial climate will attract investment, the Union said. In other business news: Bulgaria and Macedonia seek more funding for Corridor 8.
2014-02-21Balkan countries call for Turkish investors to expand business and economic ties in a wide range of niche sectors that have untapped potential.
2014-02-20Politically active band Dubioza Kolektif uses music to spread a message about the importance of political awareness.
2014-02-17Bulgaria's failure to deal with illegal waste depots violates EU regulations and raises the issue of the waste management problems in the region.
2014-02-17Zana Novakovic, an alpine skier from Sarajevo, is proud to be a BiH Olympian for the second time.
2014-02-14Bloggers throughout the region weigh in on the on-going protests in BiH.
The Union sets new criteria for membership candidate countries and potential candidates.