2013-06-15Kosovo and Montenegro are making efforts to improve the status of minorities.
2013-06-15EU membership is the best way to stabilise security in the Balkans, participants at a recent conference said.
2013-06-13Many claim an environmental disaster is unfolding and have joined a human chain blockade to stop waste disposal trucks.
2013-06-12Janez Jansa was convicted of seeking a 2 million euro bribe when he was prime minister of Slovenia.
2013-06-06Under the Montreal Protocol, countries in the region need to achieve a reduction in the amount of HCFCs consumed by 2015.
2013-06-06Psychological support to soldiers and their families is just as important as field medicine, military experts said.
2013-06-05Data shows that the majority of Serbs do not want to participate in politics and distrust political institutions.
2013-06-05The fund lauded the country's performance in meeting its committments. Also in business news: Montenegro expects the country to be visited by around 1.5 million tourists this summer.
2013-05-31Cocaine cartels in the Balkans are very powerful and the region needs to unite its efforts against them, analysts warn.
2013-05-29Businessmen discussed ways to increase co-operation between the two countries. Also in business news: China Glory International plans to invest 1.5 billion euros to build golf courses in Cyprus.
2013-05-27A recent conference highlights the need for regional countries to work together to address inter-ethnic conflicts, organised crime and terrorism.
2013-05-27By lifting visa requirements for Kosovo citizens, Bucharest might be changing its position on Kosovo's independence, some say.
2013-05-27Co-operation can help resolve open regional issues and gives education on how to navigate the path to the EU, analysts said.
2013-05-23Exchange of personnel, skills, and knowledge will lower costs in aviation companies.
2013-05-22Specialists are urging Croatian authorities to strengthen measures against the Asian tiger mosquito.
2013-05-20Ongoing efforts of political parties and NGOs help fuel peaceful transformation.
2013-05-18In order to prevent frequent electricity shortages, the Balkans should focus on joint energy projects, according to energy analysts.
2013-05-15The joint working groups will target the Nabucco gas pipeline. Also in business news: The International Financial Corporation is holding bank training for financial employees in the region.
2013-05-14Smugglers and travelers use border villages, mountains, rivers and forests to illegally cross borders.
2013-05-08Communication and regional-level discussion are some of the most effective tools in the fight against organised crime and corruption, officials and experts say.
Additional local judges and prosecutors and better protections for witnesses are among key steps.