infrastructure projects

thumbnailEU-funded project to improve Romania's water
2013-09-02A European Commission project upgrades Bucharest’s wastewater infrastructure.
thumbnailMacedonia tackles infrastructure projects
2013-05-01The state will assist Macedonian municipalities to solve their infrastructure problems.
thumbnailForgotten Balkan airports are coming back to life
2013-04-12Restoring small- and medium-sized airports in Balkans will ease connections and boost the economy in the region, officials and analysts say.
thumbnailYouth engaged in Croatia's campaign against violence
2012-11-22Croatia's campaign against domestic violence targets young students, teens, parents and the community at large.
thumbnailTime to build roads in the Balkans
2012-07-24A transport network in the region would serve a catalyst for long-term economic growth, experts said.
thumbnailHighway network could save BIH economy
2012-02-10By building a network of highways, BiH could pave the way to a stronger economy.
thumbnailRomania catches up on building highways
2012-01-03Road infrastructure saw a boom in 2011, with the trend expected to continue this year.
thumbnailPristina works to address construction chaos
2011-06-01Amid increasing development, insufficient regulation and poor implementation are of concern.
Erdogan unveils plans to build new cities near Istanbul
2011-05-12ANKARA, Turkey -- The government plans to build two new cities close to Istanbul, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced on Wednesday (May 11t...
thumbnailWater forum reflects Turkey's central role in region
2011-05-06In water politics, regional co-operation, development and environmental concerns require balancing.
thumbnailSerbia's firefighters in short supply
2011-04-26Serbia has roughly half the firefighters it needs and must rely on largely antiquated equipment.
thumbnailPristina's international airport under new Turkish management
2011-04-21The first major public-private partnership in Kosovo takes wing, with Turkish investors firmly on board.
Renovation of Ohrid's airport completed
2011-04-11SKOPJE, Macedonia -- The renovated St. Paul the Apostle International Airport in Ohrid opened on Sunday (April 10th) with Prime Minister Nikola Gruev...
Architects select design for new Albanian parliament building
2011-03-25TIRANA, Albania -- An international architecture jury selected a proposal Thursday (March 24th) from an Austrian company for a new parliament buildin...
thumbnailSerbia fights zoning chaos
2011-03-10The government tries once again to introduce order into the real estate zoning chaos.
thumbnailTurkey's TAV rebuilds Macedonian airports
2011-02-09Macedonia aims to turn Skopje's Alexander the Great airport into a regional hub.
thumbnailTirana's pyramid threatened by demolition
2010-12-20Controversy heats up over a communist-era structure.
thumbnailDoes Skopje need a "Skenderbeg Square"?
2010-10-08The Macedonian government is spending millions to renovate a square in Skopje. Now the mayor of an ethnic Albanian majority municipality wants to construct a competing square across the river. Are things getting out of hand?
thumbnailSerbia, Croatia, Slovenia join forces for Kargo 10
2010-10-08A new initiative aims to make regional railways more competitive.
thumbnailMacedonia tackles prison issues
2010-09-08A 52m-euro renovation project aims to raise standards.
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