Central bank introduces temporary administration at Atlas Banka and Invest Banka Montenegro as their capital does not comply with minimum risk requirements.
Coal-fired power plants account for a significant share of the region’s power generation, with most burning highly polluting lignite.
Milan Knezevic has refused to leave the parliament since he and a fellow leader of the pro-Russian Democratic Front were sentenced for refusing to testify in a high profile trial.
Serbia, the region's other frontrunner in the EU accession race, is being held back by unresolved issues with Kosovo, while Montenegro was praised for making good progress.
Governments and city authorities in Southeast Europe and Eurasia want to limit imports of the older car models that have flooded into the region as few people can afford new cars.