Tag: Serbia

Serbian lawmakers approve unconditional life sentences

BELGRADE: Serbian lawmakers amended Tuesday the penal code to introduce a life sentence without parole, despite concerns voiced by the Council of Europe. Until now, the...

Serbia’s central bank buys euros to stem dinar gains

BELGRADE: Serbia's central bank bought an unspecified amount of euros on the local interbank market on Thursday to stem dinar gains against the common currency,...

Serbia’s central bank buys euros to rein in dinar

BELGRADE: Serbia's central bank bought an unspecified amount of euros on the local interbank market on Friday to help rein in the dinar, which has...

Serbia’s central bank buys euros to stem dinar gains

BELGRADE: Serbia's central bank purchased an unspecified number of euros on local interbank market on Friday, to stem gains of the dinar against the euro,...

Serbia’s central bank keeps benchmark rate at 3.00 percent

BELGRADE: Serbia's central bank held its benchmark interest rate, the highest in the region, at 3 percent on Thursday, based on strong economic growth, a...

Serbia’s trade deficit widens to 5.647bn euros in Jan-Dec 2018

BELGRADE: Serbia's foreign trade deficit widened to 5.647 billion euros ($6.48 billion) between January and December 2018, up 30 percent over the same period a

Serbia’s central bank buys euros to stem dinar gains

BELGRADE: Serbia's central bank started purchasing euros on the local interbank market on Friday to stem gains of the dinar versus the common currency, dealers...

Serbian economy grows 4.4 percent year-on-year in 2018

BELGRADE: Serbia's economy is estimated to have grown by 4.4 percent in 2018, the state statistics office said on Friday. Both the International Monetary Fund and

Serbia ‘hopes’ it won’t need to use army against Kosovo: PM

BELGRADE: Serbia's Prime Minister said Wednesday she "hoped" Belgrade would not have to resort to war in response to Kosovo's moves to create its own...

Serbia’s industrial output rises 3.2pc y-o-y in October

BELGRADE: Serbia's industrial output increased 3.2 percent in October 2018, compared with the same month a year ago, the Statistics Office said on Friday. Industrial production