2014-02-28Thousands of workers from Southeast Europe headed to Sochi for what sounded like a dream job in constructing venues for the Olympic Games. In some cases, when they arrived, they found out differently.
2014-02-28Memories of friendship and solidarity were forged among athletes from the Balkans and Turkey during the 2014 Sochi Games.
2014-02-18For Nevena Ignjatovic, participating in the Olympics represents the pinnacle of athletic achievement and the opportunity to bond with colleagues from the region.
2014-02-12A member of the Macedonian army, Darko Damjanovski, is competing in the Olympics for the third time.
2014-02-10Most Southeast European states and Turkey have limited winter sport infrastructure, which has led to disputes between sport associations and some of the region's top athletes.
2014-02-04By spreading the Olympic spirit and values, national Olympic committees are working to improve relations in the region.
2014-01-20Members of the European Parliament have sent an open letter to the Croatian public, saying that the referendum on minority rights is "dangerous and unconstitutional."
2014-01-15Tourism in the mountains is down by 70 percent, according to a study. In other business news: groups call for a solution to the Cypriot issue.
2013-12-30Southeast Europe needs to strengthen anti-corruption efforts to reach progress in EU integration process, officials and analysts say.
2013-12-26EU member states' South Stream contracts with Moscow violate Union rules, officials say.
2013-12-20Local government administrators expect a revival of city-to-city relations will promote commercial and cultural ties.
2013-12-18Personal tax levels will increase from 10 percent to as much as 23 percent, the government announced. In other business news: The European Commission approves a financial aid package for Greek highways.
2013-12-11Growth in six regional countries nears 2 percent after years of decreases. Also in business news: Serbia records relative strength in the IT sector.
2013-12-09Croatia's accession to the EU opened the market to energy providers and is leading to lower household bills.
2013-11-27The fund of 140 million euros is expected to be available next year. In other business news: Ministers from the Balkans have endorsed the South-East Europe 2020 strategy that aims to create 1 million new jobs in the region.
2013-11-26The country's main goal is to promote human rights globally, but also ensure that such principles are respected in the Balkans, analysts said.
2013-11-06Participating Adriatic Charter countries are reviewing the technical documentation that will launch a study of air defence needs and equipment.
2013-11-04A four-year police investigation comes to an end, bringing more than 70 arrests on drug charges.
2013-10-09Croatia, Greece and Bulgaria follow in the World Economic Forum report. Also in business news: Greece's economy is expected to grow in 2014.
2013-10-08Regional co-operation in the fight against crime and corruption are crucial for EU and NATO accession, experts say.
In hopes of smoothing the relations between Pristina and Belgrade in carrying out the Brussels agreement, KFOR and Serbian Army officials are discussing co-operation.