Western Balkans and EU News

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Prishtina/Skopje, 16 August 2019, dtt-net.com – Kosovan government today decided to ban imports of potatoes and honing from North Macedonia in counter-response to Skopje ban of some Kosovo aquaculture exports since June.


Sarajevo/Skopje, 12 August 2019, dtt-net.com –Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) and North Macedonia decided to temporary ban pork and related products from Serbia after Belgrade authorities reported four suspected swine fever cases.


Skopje/Prishtina, 08 August 2019, dtt-net.com – North Macedonia is banning artificial basins  small fish imports from Kosovo since June and Prishtina is now threatening to retaliate if Skopje doesn’t end the ban.


Podgorica, 17 July 2019, dtt-net.com – Montenegro and Turkey revised their Free trade Agreement (FTA) of 2010 aimed at boosting liberalisation of trade between the two countries in agriculture and services.


Belgrade, 24 June 2019, dtt-net.com – The President of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic said authorities are about to launch later this year a massive cycle of infrastructure investments worth between 5 to 10 Euro billion hoped to be completed until 2025.



Belgrade, 17 June 2019, dtt-net.com – Serbian and Chinese governments today signed an agreement which foresees to increase a little Serbia’s agriculture exports to China as trade between the two countries increases constantly, of course with the first being in clear trade deficit with the world's export power.


Prishtina, 14 June 2019, dtt-net.com - A Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Kosovo and Turkey entered into force six years after its signing, expected to boost further Turkey’s exports to Kosovo which last year went to more than 330 Euro million.


Sarajevo, 27 May 2019, dtt-net.com – Bosnian and Serbian governments are planning to introduce countermeasures to the 100 percent tax imposed by Kosovo to the goods from both countries since November if Prishtina doesn’t revoke them any time soon.


Tirana, dtt-net.com – Albanian and Qatar authorities vowed to boost further economic ties between the two countries with trade and investments in both countries at the center of topics discussed during a meeting held in Albanian capital Tirana.


Skopje, 28 February 2019, dtt-net.com – Macedonian government today reported a record foreign direct investments in the country last year of 624,5 Euro million, an increase of 244 percent compared to 2017.