Bosnia & Herzegovina

Western Balkans need to diversify energy mix with renewables, EBRD says

bne IntelliNews December 4, 2018

Coal-fired power plants account for a significant share of the region’s power generation, with most burning highly polluting lignite.

Kosovan PM conditions lifting import tariffs on recognition from Serbia

Valentina Dimitrievska in Skopje December 3, 2018

No sign of an end to regional crisis caused by Kosovo's 100% import tariffs on products from Serbia and Bosnia, as Serbian president warns failure to resolve situation could lead to an escalation of violence.

Kosovo slaps 100% tariffs on imports from Serbia and Bosnia

Valentina Dimitrievska in Skopje November 21, 2018

Politically motivated tariffs introduced after Pristina's bid to join Interpol failed due to Serbian pressure on member countries to vote against Kosovo's membership.

Incoming President Milorad Dodik attacks Bosnian establishment at inauguration

bne IntelliNews November 21, 2018

Serb nationalist politician is the new holder of Bosnia’s rotating tripartite presidency despite advocating for the breakup of the country.

Nationalists win hotly contested Bosnian election

Denitsa Koseva in Sofia October 8, 2018

Milorad Dodik, who wants Bosnia's Serb entity Republika Srpska to secede from Bosnia, will become the Serb member of the state-level presidency.