2013-05-17Recent trucker protests at the Turkish-Bulgarian border briefly halted trade and created long delays, drawing attention to restrictive customs and transportation policies by both sides.
2013-02-14Greece has expanded exports to Turkey as Turkish firms look to invest in its neighbour.
2012-10-29The lack of reliable infrastructure, as well as the lure of other regional options, is decreasing trade traffic between Kosovo and Macedonia.
2012-04-24Despite excellent political and diplomatic relations with countries in the Balkans, Turkey can contribute to regional stability by intensifying economic ties and investments in individual countries.
2012-03-19With almost 50% of its exports going to EU member countries, Moldova launched talks with the Union on a Free Trade Agreement.
2012-03-12China will be drinking Greek wines thanks to a multimillion-euro, ten-year trade deal signed earlier this year.
2011-12-27Tensions in northern Kosovo netted Albania a hefty slice of trade for a time this year, but Serbia has since returned to secure its place in the market.
2011-12-22Preferential trade measures and a free trade agreement with EU would give Kosovo exporters a much needed boost to compete in the European market.
2011-12-19Kosovo Minister of Trade and Industry Mimoza Kusari-Lila told SETimes that Pristina expects to start negotiations with the EU on a free trade agreement next year.
2011-12-07Bosnia and Herzegovina could lose its main export market when Croatia officially joins the EU.
2011-08-17Kosovo's reciprocity trade measures against Serbia and BiH create opportunities for other suppliers in the region.
2011-07-14Plans are in the works for a second crossing point in the southeast.
2011-02-13SKOPJE, Macedonia -- Kosovo and Macedonia signed a customs agreement on Friday (February 11th) in an effort to facilitate trade between the two count...
2011-02-08Lower prices are expected, following a government decision to abolish tariffs.
2010-08-08ANKARA, Turkey -- Energy Minister Taner Yildiz said on Friday (August 6th) that trade relations with Iran will continue despite recent UN sanctions....
2009-10-28LUXEMBOURG -- The Netherlands has not changed its stance on Serbia and will continue to block implementation of the EU's Stabilisation and Associatio...
2009-08-21Thursday's agreement turns Beijing into "the fourth pillar of Serbia's foreign policy", according to President Boris Tadic.
2009-07-27BELGRADE, Serbia -- Foreign Minister Vuk Jeremic said on Saturday (July 25th) he is optimistic that Serbia's interim trade agreement with the EU -- a...
2009-05-22BELGRADE, Serbia -- The European Commission (EC) has managed to talk the Netherlands into allowing implementation of the interim trade agreement betw...
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