Balkan route nations least tolerant of migration

bne IntelliNews September 24, 2020

Acceptance of migrants has declined globally, and the nations of the Western Balkans that bore the brunt of the 2015-2016 migration crisis are now the least tolerant in the world, a new Gallup poll shows.

BALKAN BLOG: Why politics must be tackled before the economy

Clare Nuttall in Glasgow September 21, 2020

There has already been follow-through on the US’ commitment to help finance infrastructure between Serbia and Kosovo, but the long-standing conflict can’t be solved by boosting economic ties.

Kosovan opposition MPs block adoption of economic recovery law

Iulian Ernst in Bucharest September 18, 2020

Head of Kosovo's Chamber of Commerce says "economic collapse is inevitable" without the law as businesses will be forced into bankruptcy without state support.

Trump gets second Nobel Peace Prize nomination for Serbia-Kosovo economic normalisation deal

bne IntelliNews September 13, 2020

Critics say nomination of US government makes a mockery of the peace prize.

The Balkans: External debts in uncertain times

Alexandru M. Tanase in London September 8, 2020

Are countries in the Balkan region taking on more debt than they can afford?