2014-03-07A new liberalised transit permit regime between Bulgaria and Turkey should help businesses and develop the economy in both countries, officials and business owners say.
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.
2014-03-04Helicopter landing sites and water landing strips will improve safety and the economy.
2014-02-28Memories of friendship and solidarity were forged among athletes from the Balkans and Turkey during the 2014 Sochi Games.
2014-02-25A new book series sheds light on the exodus of ethnic Turks from Bulgaria in 1989 reminds the two communities of the importance of preserving friendship.
2014-02-21Balkan countries call for Turkish investors to expand business and economic ties in a wide range of niche sectors that have untapped potential.
2014-02-20Politically active band Dubioza Kolektif uses music to spread a message about the importance of political awareness.
2014-02-19Quarterly economic growth registers at 1.7 percent in Romania, Eurostat says. In other business news: Turkey ranks third in a list of the world's friendliest destinations for Muslim travellers; Albania encourages Italian investment.
2014-02-18The arrest of DHKP-C members underscores the need for security co-operation, experts say.
2014-02-18The Kosovo Security Force is capable of responding to natural and man-made emergency situations.
2014-02-13Prior to Alisa Agafanova and Alper Ucar, Turkey's only Olympic figure skater was Tuğba Karademir, who participated in women's singles in 2006 in Torino and 2010 in Vancouver.
2014-02-12With the help of an EU programme, Croatia is tackling unemployment for citizens younger than 25. Also in business news: the 2014 Balkan Economic Summit was held in Bursa, Turkey, and Romania and Bulgaria saw an increase in exports last year.
2014-02-11A Ukrainian man is charged with attempting to hijack a flight bound for Turkey to Sochi, Russia.
2014-02-11The on-and-off Cyprus reunification talks may be revived soon, according to statements from Greek and Turkish Cypriot officials.
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.
2014-02-06Experts said there is an untapped potential to further economic co-operation between the two countries.
2014-02-06Experts say young people who were subjected to the trauma of the Balkan conflicts are more inclined to turn to violence, but Turkey can be a stabilising presence in the region.
2014-02-05With 12 lost at sea, the Greek government defends its Coast Guard.
2014-02-05Zagreb is facing a 2016 deadline from the EU to reduce its deficit to 3 percent of GDP. In other business news: Turkey is taking steps to strengthen its lira; Greek factory activity grows for the first time since 2009.
2014-01-31A country-by-country review of athletes to watch from southeast Europe at the Sochi Olympic Games.
Child beggars on the streets are a global phenomenon, but experts and NGOs in Southeast Europe are urging governments to take action.