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SERBIA Press Releases

Delegates from Serbia Visited Dahua Technology Headquarters Events—15 Nov 19

On the afternoon of November 6th, delegates from Serbia visited Dahua Technology headquarters: Chief of Shumadija region of Serbia, Mrs. Biljana llic Stosic; Adviser to the mayor of Kragujevac, Mr. Dusan Davidovic; General Manager of Serbian Post, Mrs.

IMF and Serbia Reach Staff-Level Agreement on a Policy Coordination Instrument Stcoks—14 Jun 18

IMF--14 Jun--International Monetary Fund

A staff team of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), led by James Roaf, visited Belgrade during June 11–13, 2018 to conclude discussions on the authorities' economic reform program to be supported by the IMF with a 30-month Policy Coordination Instrument (PCI). Consideration by the Executive Board is tentatively scheduled for mid-July. At the conclusion of the visit, Mr. Roaf made the following statement:

"The IMF mission reached staff-level agreement with the Serbian authorities, subject to approval by IMF Management and Executive Board, on the macroeconomic policies and reforms to be supported with a PCI. The PCI is a new instrument introduced by the IMF in 2017 to support countries, such as Serbia, that can benefit from the policy framework provided under an IMF program, but do not require IMF financial support. The PCI-supported program aims at maintaining macroeconomic and financial stability and advancing an ambitious structural and institutional reform agenda to foster rapid and inclusive growth, job creation and improved living standards.

"Under these policies, Serbia's macroeconomic outlook remains strong. Growth reached 4.6 percent y-o-y in the first quarter, and is expected to reach at least 3.5 percent this year. Inflation remains low, and is projected to be around 2 percen

More Jobs in Western Balkans, But Growth Slows Stcoks—12 Apr 18

VIENNA, April 11, 2018 – Growth in the Western Balkans - Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, FYR Macedonia, Montenegro, and Serbia - declined in 2017, despite the creation of 190,000 new jobs in the first nine months of that year. According to

More Jobs in Western Balkans, But Growth Slows in FYR Macedonia in Stcoks—12 Apr 18

VIENNA, April 11, 2018 – Growth in the Western Balkans - Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, FYR Macedonia, Montenegro, and Serbia - declined in 2017, despite the creation of 190,000 new jobs in the first nine months of that year. According to

World Bank Supports Serbia with Euro 225.7 Million Stcoks—21 Mar 18

WASHINGTON, March 20, 2018 — People working in Serbian public administration will get equal pay for the same work. Public enterprises such as EPS, Srbijagas and Serbian railways will lower their expenses and increase their revenues, while 70,000

IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Serbia Stcoks—19 Mar 18

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission, led by James Roaf, visited Belgrade during March 12-16, 2018 to initiate discussions with Serbian policymakers on a new economic reform program to be supported by the IMF. At the conclusion of the visit, Mr.

IMF Executive Board Completes the Eighth Review of Serbias Stand-By Stcoks—21 Dec 17

- Program remains on track and is supporting improved confidence, rising investment, and stronger growth. - Authorities implemented ambitious fiscal adjustment, which has placed public debt on a rapid downward trajectory. - Further progress with

IMF Staff Completes Final Review Mission to Serbia Stcoks—08 Nov 17

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission, led by James Roaf, visited Belgrade during October 26 – November 7, 2017, to hold discussions on the eighth and final review under Serbia's precautionary Stand-By Arrangement (SBA) with the IMF. At the

Serbia Ranks 43rd on List of Ease of Doing Business Stcoks—01 Nov 17

Washington, October 31, 2017 — Economies in Europe and Central Asia continued an active program of reforms to improve their business climate, to create jobs and spur growth, according to the 15th anniversary edition of the World Bank Group's annual

Telekom Serbia เปลี่ยนแปลง Customer Experience ด้วยโซลูชั่นของ Avaya ไอที—09 Oct 17

เทเลคอม เซอร์เบีย ( Telekom Serbia ) บริษัทด้านการสื่อสารชั้นนำของประเทศเซอร์เบีย ปฏิวัติประสบการณ์ลูกค้าที่เป็นสมาชิกกว่า 7 ล้านราย หลังจากสร้างแผนความร่วมมือเชิงกลยุทธ์ระยะเวลา 4 ปีกับ อวาย่า ( Avaya )

Telekom Serbia Transforms Customer Experience with Avaya IT—09 Oct 17

Telekom Serbia , the country's leading communications company, has transformed its customer experience for more than seven million subscribers, after working with Avaya on a four-year strategic plan to integrate different communications touchpoints.

IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Serbia Stcoks—20 Sep 17

End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily represent the views of the IMF's

New World Bank Country Manager for Tunisia Stcoks—01 Aug 17

TUNIS, July 31, 2017 – Antonius (Tony) Verheijen assumed office today as the new Word Bank Country Manager for Tunisia. Mr. Verheijen comes to Tunisia following four years as the World Bank Country Manager for Serbia, based in Belgrade. He takes

Serbia Improves Response to Natural Disasters with World Bank Help Stcoks—04 May 17

WASHINGTON, May 3, 2017— Serbia will be better equipped to rapidly respond to its population in the aftermath of a natural disaster thanks to a new, €66.1 million loan approved today by the World Bank Board of Directors. The loan will provide

IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Serbia Stcoks—07 Mar 17

End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily represent the views of the IMF's

Serbia Champions Early Childhood Development: 17,000 Additional Preschool Spaces with World Bank Stcoks—23 Feb 17

WASHINGTON, February 22, 2017 — Serbia has joined global leaders in Early Childhood Development by investing in its children to support their success, drive the long term competitiveness of the Serbian economy, and create growth and jobs.Serbia is

World Bank Supports Greater Transparency and Efficiency in Public Service and Public Enterprises in Stcoks—19 Jan 17

WASHINGTON, January 18, 2017 — The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors today approved a Euro 182.6 million (US$200 million equivalent) development policy loan supporting the Government of Serbia in improving its management of public

World Bank Vice President Visits Kazakhstan, Discusses 25 Year Partnership and New Opportunities to Stcoks—17 Jan 17

ASTANA, January 16, 2017 – The World Bank Vice President for Europe and Central Asia, Cyril Muller, and the new Executive Director for Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Poland, Serbia, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan Mr.

Serbia Is a Top Improver in Latest Doing Business Report Stcoks—26 Oct 16

BELGRADE, October 25, 2016 – Serbia is among the global top 10 improvers in this year's edition of the World Bank Group's ease of doing business report. Released today, Doing Business 2017: Equal Opportunity for All, records three business reforms

Growth in Serbia Leads the Way for South East Europe Stcoks—28 Sep 16

BELGRADE, September 27 – Growth is projected to rebound in Serbia in 2016, leading the way for increased employment and poverty reduction, according to the latest Southeast Europe Regular Economic Report (SEERER). Growth is forecasted at 2.5

IMF Executive Board Completes Fourth and Fifth Reviews of Serbias Stand-By Stcoks—01 Sep 16

Authorities indicated their intention to continue treating the arrangement as precautionary Serbia's economic recovery exceeded expectations Full implementation of program commitments is critical to strengthen the foundations for robust and inclusive

AIR SERBIA NAMES A330 AIRCRAFT AFTER LEGENDARY SERBIAN INVENTOR NIKOLA General—12 Jul 16

Air Serbia, the national airline of the Republic of Serbia, has named the Airbus A330 aircraft which will fly between Belgrade and New York after legendary Serbian scientist and inventor Nikola Tesla. The name of the wide-body jet was officially unveiled

Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Mission to the Republic of Serbia Stcoks—22 Jun 16

End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily represent the views of the IMF's

AIR SERBIA REPORTS NET PROFIT OF EUR 3.9 MILLION - SECOND SUCCESSIVE YEAR OF Lifestyle—18 May 16

Air Serbia, the national airline of the Republic of Serbia, recorded a net profit of EUR 3.9 million in its second full year of operation, exceeding last year's profit of EUR 2.7 million by 44 per cent. The airline posted total revenues of EUR 305

Serbia and World Bank Sign Loan to Support Public Administration Reform Stcoks—17 May 16

BELGRADE, May 16, 2016 — Minister of Finance Dušan Vujovi? and World Bank Country Manager Tony Verheijen signed today a EUR 69 million (US$75 million equivalent) results based loan to support Serbia in improving efficiency in public sector

Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro and Serbia Cooperate to Strengthen Resilience to Climate Stcoks—10 May 16

WASHINGTON, May 9, 2016 — The World Bank Groups' Board of Executive Directors today approved a Global Environment Facility (GEF) and Special Climate Change Fund (SCCF) Grants totaling US$8.73 million for the West Balkans Drina River Basin

Urban Partnership Program Invites Serbian Cities and Municipalities to Stcoks—02 Dec 15

NALED and Mena Group from Niš, in cooperation with the World Bank and Austrian Federal Ministry of Finance, have published an open call for cities and municipalities in Serbia to take part in the regional Urban Partnership Program, which will help