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Serbian PM to Attend Commemoration of Srebrenica Massacre

Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic will attend the commemoration of the Srebrenica massacre, which is to take place on July 11.

World » Southeast Europe | July 8, 2015, Wednesday // 16:01 | Viewed: 3560

Romania to Allocate EUR 100 M to SME Initiative

Romania has decided to allocate EUR 100 M from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)  to the SME Initiative to help the country's small businesses get better access to finance.

World » EU | July 8, 2015, Wednesday // 15:34 | Viewed: 4350

Romanian PM Ponta to Resume Official Duties after Surgery

Romanian Prime Minister Victor Ponta will resume his activity in his capacity as prime minister from Thursday.

World » Southeast Europe | July 8, 2015, Wednesday // 15:29 | Viewed: 3412

Greece Submits Formal Request for Eurozone Loan

Greece has submitted a formal request for a bailout loan from the special support fund of the eurozone - the European Stability Mechanism (ESM).

World » Southeast Europe | July 8, 2015, Wednesday // 14:18 | Viewed: 3731

Tsipras: We Will Have Detailed Proposals in the Next 2-3 Days

Greece will present a detailed list of its proposals to Eurozone countries in accordance with the decision made at the top-level meeting this week.

World » Southeast Europe | July 8, 2015, Wednesday // 12:25 | Viewed: 2022

Greece 'Will Request Multi-Year Bailout' Prior to EU-28 Summit on Sunday

EU leaders are due to hold a full (EU-28) summit in another attempt to look for a viable solution on Greece, Italian PM Matteo Renzi has said.

World » EU | July 7, 2015, Tuesday // 23:51 | Viewed: 4306

Mysterious Flags in Kiev Downtown: Russian or Bulgarian?

Incidents with flags waving in the central area of Ukraine's capital Kiev sparked much controversy on Tuesday, leaving media outlets divided over whether they were Bulgarian or Russian.

World » Ukraine | July 7, 2015, Tuesday // 18:51 | Viewed: 4535

Eurogroup Waiting for New Reform Proposal from Greece

The Eurozone would like to receive a new letter with reform proposals from Greece, Eurogroup head Jeroen Dijsselbloem has said.

World » EU | July 7, 2015, Tuesday // 17:57 | Viewed: 3603

Stoltenberg Welcomes Montenegro’s Progress on Path to NATO

NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg has welcomed Montenegro’s commitment to regional security and cooperation and thanked the country for its continued contributions to the Alliance’s Resolute Support mission in Afghanistan.

World | July 7, 2015, Tuesday // 17:41 | Viewed: 3767

Nuclear Talks with Iran to Go on Past Tuesday, EU’s Mogherini Says

Talks on Iran’s nuclear programme will continue for several more days past Tuesday, according to EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini.

World | July 7, 2015, Tuesday // 16:32 | Viewed: 3004

EU Commission, Parliament Presidents Express Opposition to Grexit

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and European Parliament President Martin Schulz expressed opposition to Greece leaving the eurozone.

World » EU | July 7, 2015, Tuesday // 13:45 | Viewed: 1856

Hungarian Parliament Approves Construction of Border Fence

The Hungarian Parliament approved on Monday the construction of a fence along the border with Serbia as a measure towards reducing the influx of refugees.

World » EU | July 7, 2015, Tuesday // 12:59 | Viewed: 4264

France States Grexit Opposition

French PM Manuel Valls said a possible ''Grexit'' would have a massive negative impact over EU economies.

World » EU | July 7, 2015, Tuesday // 11:47 | Viewed: 3848

Eurozone Leaders to Hold Emergency Summit after Greek Referendum

Eurozone leaders are expected to convene at an emergency summit on Tuesday to discuss the situation in Greece after Greek citizens rejected the proposals of creditors at the Sunday referendum.

World » EU | July 7, 2015, Tuesday // 07:49 | Viewed: 1789

ECB Keeps Cash Aid to Greek Banks Flat Despite Liquidity Shortage

The European Central Bank on Monday said it will keep its financial assistance to Greek banks unchanged, further tightening the screws on the Greek lenders.

World » Southeast Europe | July 6, 2015, Monday // 21:45 | Viewed: 1760

PM Tsipras Appoints Euclid Tsakalotos as Greece’s New Finance Minister

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has appointed Euclid Tsakalotos as Greece’s new finance minister following the resignation of Yanis Varoufakis, according to Greek media reports on Monday.

World » Southeast Europe | July 6, 2015, Monday // 21:03 | Viewed: 1791

Greek Banks to Reopen on Thursday - FAZ

Banks in Greece will reopen on Thursday, Germany’s Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ) reported on Monday.

World » EU | July 6, 2015, Monday // 19:40 | Viewed: 1849

Tsakalotos Set to Take over as Greece’s Finance Minister

Euclid Tsakalotos is set to become Greece’s new finance minister following the resignation of Yanis Varoufakis, according to Greek media reports on Monday.

World » Southeast Europe | July 6, 2015, Monday // 18:13 | Viewed: 3450

Putin Discusses Greek Referendum Outcome with Tsipras

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras have discussed the outcome of the bailout referendum held in Greece the day before, the Kremlin said on Monday.

World » Russia | July 6, 2015, Monday // 17:24 | Viewed: 2209

German EconMin Warns Greeks 'Need Help'

Germany's Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel has said Athens needs "urgent" humanitarian aid.

World » EU | July 6, 2015, Monday // 16:07 | Viewed: 1711

EU Leaders React to Greek Referendum Results, FinMin Resignation

Upon the recent news concerning the resignation of Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis, a number of EU leaders have stated their opinions.

World » Southeast Europe | July 6, 2015, Monday // 13:49 | Viewed: 1707