Western Balkans and EU News

Business / Economy News


Podgorica, 16 September 2021, dtt-net.com – Montenegro and the USA governments today held their first Economic Dialogue meeting through a video conference, aimed at expanding engagement and pursue “new economic, trade, investment, and commercial opportunities”.


Skopje, 26 August 2021, dtt-net.com – 70 percent of some German 200 investors would invest in North Macedonia again, but only 54 percent of their around 20.000 local employees say they are satisfied with their jobs, a new survey shows.


Prishtina, 11 August 2021, dtt-net.com – Heads of economic chambers of the two countries called after a meeting held in capital Prishtina called their governments to enter a free trade agreement, following the mutual recognition between the two sides earlier this year.


Belgrade, 03 August 2021, dtt-net.com – The government of Serbia is looking for new investors in Germany and Turkey to take over a factory closed days ago by the Italian giant shoemaker Geox which left 1200 local employees without jobs five years after launching the investment in the southern city of Vranje.


Belgrade/New York, 21 July 2021, dtt-net.com – The American multinational investment bank and financial services company, Goldman Sachs Group, is likely expected to launch “a small joint project “ in Serbia, according to country’s premier Ana Brnabic after a meeting she had in New York with company’s CEO David M. Solomon.


Belgrade, 20 July 2021, dtt-net.com – Up to four USA companies vowed to invest in IT sector in Serbia, according to Serbian premier Ana Brnabic, after a meeting with dozen of American companies of the sector, local media reported.


Belgrade, 16 July 2021, dtt-net.com – Trade deficit in Serbia in 2020 amounted to 5,9 billion Euros, a decrease of 6.9% compared to the same period of the previous year, according to country’s statistical agency.


Belgrade, 05 July 2021, dtt-net.com – MTU Aero Engines, Germany’s leading manufacturer of commercial and military aircraft engines, today started construction of a new repair facility in Nova Pazova, 25-km north of Serbia's International Airport close to capital Belgrade, and will employ some 400 people.


Prishtina, 01 July 2021, dtt-net.com – Kosovan government and the London-based European Bank for Development and Reconstruction (EBRD) have different prognosis over 2021 GDP growth in the country for this year, with the first forecasting double more compared to the second.



London, 29 June 2021, dtt-net.com – All six Western Balkans countries are expected to have positive GDP growth this year, with Montenegro a the top of the list for 2022 too, according to the London-based European Bank for  Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).