2014-07-02The effort to drill for oil and gas could stimulate the economy and attract foreign investment.
2014-04-01Officials said the resolve is there, but experts said stronger anti-corruption efforts are needed.
2014-03-05A loan from the IMF will help Albania undertake economic reforms. Also in business news: Turkey wants to increase its 20 percent stake in the Trans-Anatolia Gas Pipeline project to 30 percent by April.
2014-01-22A lack of effort by the government to solve the wave of attacks on journalists could hurt Montenegro's EU accession.
2013-12-24Serbia and Montenegro are overcoming the political issues from the past that impeded progress in the two countries' relationship.
2013-12-04Construction of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline is to begin in 2015. In other business news: Romania's president balks at a standby deal with the European Commission and the IMF.
2013-10-30A growing number of lawsuits against the media and journalists could slow media freedom, a central requirement for EU accession, experts say.
2013-08-06Human rights activists say the court's ruling doesn't punish those most responsible for crimes at the Morinj camp.
2013-07-31The new office will focus on anti-corruption efforts at all levels and is a crucial component of the country's EU accession efforts.
2013-07-23Workers at Kombinat Aluminijuma Podgorica say their "lives are at stake" as the aluminum plant falls into bankruptcy.
2013-06-24Tape recordings of the ruling Democratic Party of Socialists' officials have exposed potential misuse of public funds and resources to obtain votes.
2013-04-25Filip Vujanovic won a second term in the April 7th presidential election.
2013-04-13Vujanovic wins re-election to the presidency, but opposition Democratic Front vows not to accept the results.
2013-02-15State plans to cross-check records to collect taxes on properties worth more than 350,000 euros.
2013-01-18Human rights in the Balkans require better access to information, implementation of legal provisions, and collaboration of the government and NGO sector.
2012-12-12Much is expected of Milo Djukanovic in his seventh term as prime minister.
2012-10-18Montenegro takes important step in consolidating conduct of democratic elections, but some key issues remain, ODIHR/OSCE election observers say.
2012-09-22Many view the election as a government-opposition dance which benefits the political parties rather than citizens, but some are hopeful of positive changes.
2012-08-14Volunteerism, known in the former Yugoslavia as youth working initiatives, gains a new impetus two decades after its heyday.
2012-03-08A journalist is assaulted in front of her home as Montenegro faces renewed international criticism that its independent media is under political pressure from authorities.
Police action in Croatia resulted in an 11 percent increase in the seizure of illegal drugs, and authorities are following new drugs that are emerging on the market.