- Europe’s forgotten migrant crisis?
Migrants in Lesbos are protesting about being trapped in Greece and risking deportation to Turkey.
BBC News. Sun, 23 Jul 2017 21:33:45 GMT.
- Bosnia's pupils fight ethnically divided education
Meet Bosnia's pupils who are fighting against a deeply divided education system based on religious lines.
BBC News. Fri, 21 Jul 2017 23:00:48 GMT.
- Albania Paints and Coatings Market Overview 2017 - Research and Markets
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Paints and Coatings Market - Albania - Top-Line Data Country Overview" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. ... ...
Business Wire. Tue, 11 Jul 2017 16:12:00 UTC.
- Greece's Long Love Affair With Soviet-Maoist Communism
Greece’s biggest problem isn't a heavy debt burden. It’s the love affair of its citizens with Soviet-Maoist communism, a system that wastes the country's resources and talent, killing sensible economic growth initiatives.
By Panos Mourdoukoutas, Contributor. Forbes. Sat, 17 Jun 2017 09:20:00 -0400.
- Jaguar and Land Rover’s Tricky Balancing Act – The Big Picture
“The F-Pace is the emphatic resolution of an existential crisis that has been gnawing at the soul of the storied British brand for more than two decades now,” I wrote a year ago after driving it in ruggedly beautiful Montenegro. ...
Angus Mackenzie. Motor Trend. Fri, 05 May 2017 08:00:20 +0000.
- Greece should tackle not only domestic corruption but also foreign bribery
The risk of Greek companies bribing foreign officials is substantial, but Greece has not given the same priority to fighting foreign bribery as it has to domestic corruption.
OECD. Acquired Sun, 12 Mar 2017.
- Bosnia Investigates Lawyer Who Appealed Genocide Case Before UN Court
Bosnian prosecutors said on March 10 that they are investigating an attorney who made a failed bid before the United Nation's top court to reverse a 2007 ruling that cleared Serbia of genocide.
Radio Liberty. Sat, 11 Mar 2017 05:55:16 +0000.
- Targeted shooting in Swiss cafe kills two Albanians
March 11, 2017 1:47 AMGENEVA (AFP) - Swiss police said on Friday (March 10) that a shooting by two gunmen at a cafe in the city of Basel was a targeted killing with no "terrorist" motive.
Straits Times. Sat, 11 Mar 2017 01:47:49 +0800.
- Security Group Calls on Kosovo to Continue Talks with Serbia
Kosovo's leaders must continue European Union-facilitated talks aimed at normalizing ties with Serbia, a European security official said Friday amid rising tensions between the two countries. ...
Voice of America. Fri, 10 Mar 2017 19:45:18 -0500.
- 3GPP set to approve early 5G spec, accept work under 5G label
Signals Research Group’s Michael Thelander reports significant 5G standards, label work from ongoing 3GPP Plenary in Croatia. ...
Dan Meyer. RCR Wireless. Wed, 08 Mar 2017 22:38:03 +0000.
The Balkan States consist of Albania, Bosnia, Bulgaria, and Croatia
as well as Greece, Macedonia, Montenegro, and Serbia. Additional
news and information about these Balkan countries can be found on the
official government websites highlighted below.
The Republic of Albania's
capital city is Tirana, and its currency
is the Lek. Albanian is the primary language used in Albania,
and in 2007, the country's estimated population was 3,601,000.
Bosnia and Herzegovina's capital city is Sarajevo, and its currency
is the Konvertible Marka. Bosnian, Serbian, and Croatian are
the primary languages used in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and in 2007,
the country's estimated population was 4,552,000.
The Republic of Bulgaria's capital city is Sofia, and its currency
is the Lev. Bulgarian is the primary language used in Bulgaria,
and in 2007, the nation's estimated population was 7,323,000.
The Republic of Croatia's capital city is Zagreb, and its currency
is the Kuna. Croatian is the nation's main language, and in 2007,
Croatia's estimated population was 4,493,000.
The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia's capital city is Skopje,
and its currency is the Denar. Macedonian and Albanian are the
country's primary languages, and in 2007, the estimated population of
Macedonia was 2,056,000.
The Republic of Montenegro's capital cities are Podgorica and Cetinje,
and its currency is the Euro. Montenegrin is the official language
of Montenegro, and the nation's estimated population in 2007 was 685,000.
Serbia's capital city is Belgrade, and its national currency is the
Dinar. Serbian is the official language of Serbia, and in 2007,
the country's estimated population was 10,150,000.
The Hellenic Republic, commonly known as Greece, is also one of the
Baltic States. Please visit the
page for more extensive news about the nation of Greece.