2014-09-18The pipeline represents a vital energy alternative for Moldova, officials and analysts say.
2014-09-17Ukraine's loss of gas from Russia is expected to influence energy prices and supplies in the Balkans.
2014-09-12Some view the EU's directives as helpful but others as overwhelming to businesses.
2014-09-05Bloggers discuss whether a four-year sentence for tax evasion marks progress against corruption.
2014-08-29Belgrade will open a regional training centre next year to strengthen its participation in multi-national operations.
2014-08-22Officials said 13 million pre-paid cards are used in Romania and, apart from terrorism, they can be misused in a wide range of illegal activities.
2014-07-30The proposed law, which would be supported by a loan from the World Bank, is being considered by Parliament. In other business news: optimism grows for the economy's future in southeast Europe.
2014-07-09Experts believe that gaining citizens' participation is an effective strategy in identifying areas vulnerable to corruption.
2014-07-02Eagle Hills is investing up to 4 billion euros to develop property on the Sava River. In other business news: Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova signed free-trade pacts with the EU.
2014-06-27Romanian NGOs are asking parliament to strip immunity of lawmakers under investigation for corruption.
2014-06-09Analysts debate what the Union can do to engage Balkan voters.
2014-06-04The fund said Athens does not need to impose new austerity measures this year. Also in business news: Bulgaria leads the region in Foreign Policy magazine's Baseline Profitability Index.
2014-05-23Journalists and civil society claim new regulations block media access to high-level corruption files.
2014-05-22International organisations, EU member countries and EULEX are assisting Serbia after the worst flooding to hit the region in 120 years.
2014-05-21Regional countries organise humanitarian drives and provide much-needed personnel and equipment, while citizens donate food and other necessities.
2014-05-21Bulgaria and Montenegro are expecting a drop in Russian tourists this summer. Also in business news: The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development will invest 500 million euros in Cyprus.
2014-05-14The country will switch currencies by January 2019, officials said. Also in business news: A World Bank loan to Croatia will help improve the health care sector.
2014-05-05Macedonia will co-operate with an international non-governmental organisation to prevent and fight organised crime.
2014-04-30Train service to Sofia, Belgrade and Skopje will resume on May 10th. Also in business news: Turkey's Veibo Group will invest in a production facility in Macedonia's northeast, creating 5,000 jobs.
2014-04-23A wave of tourists visited Greece for the Easter holiday. Also in business news: The European Central Bank launched a Eurosystem co-operation programme with Albania, Kosovo and Macedonia
Regional officials say the recent personnel changes in the EU will have a positive impact on their countries' relationship with Brussels.