FILM REVIEW: Personal and political merge in "The Other Side of Everything"

Vadim Dumesh in Paris June 14, 2018

The extraordinary and engaging character of Professor Srbijanka Turajlic is at the epicentre of Serbia’s turbulent recent history in this subtle documentary.

IMF and Serbia reach agreement on new deal

bne IntelliNews June 13, 2018

New agreement will build on Belgrade's success in stabilising public finance, as well as tacking the thorny issue of structural reforms.

Serbia’s newly-appointed finance minister aims to curb public debt quickly

Iulian Ernst in Bucharest May 30, 2018

Former Belgrade mayor Sinisa Mali takes over the finance ministry as Belgrade prepares to secure a new deal with the IMF.

No “plan B” for Western Balkans’ EU future, Tusk says

bne IntelliNews May 17, 2018

First summit in 15 years intended to demonstrate the EU’s commitment to the region, which has been neglected for years, allowing rival powers to extend their influence.

COMMENT: CEE should be worried about the next EU budget

Richard Grieveson of the Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies May 17, 2018

The EU budget has had a positive impact on economic growth and helped to improve the quality of infrastructure in poorer parts of the bloc, not least in the countries of Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). However, the budget is about to be cut.