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Putin’s Balkan narrative argument for the war in Ukraine

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Long before Russian tanks and troops arrived in Ukraine, Vladimir Putin was using the bloody breakup of Yugoslavia in the 1990s to ostensibly justify invading a sovereign European country. The Russian president has particularly focused on the NATO bombing of Serbia in 1999 and the West’s …

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GLOBE TRADE CENTER SA – Finalization of the sale of an office portfolio in Belgrade, Serbia – SENS

Completion of sale of an office portfolio in Belgrade, Serbia GLOBE TRADE CENTRE S.A.(Incorporated and registered in Poland with KRS No. 61500)(Share code on the WSE: GTC.S.A)(Share code on the JSE: GTC ISIN: PLGTC0000037)(“GTC” or “the Company”) Current report number: 5/2022 Completion of sale of an office portfolio in Belgrade, …

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Lithium mine opponents block roads in bad weather

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) – Hundreds of people in Serbia spent part of a holiday weekend blockading roads on Saturday to protest against plans to mine lithium in the Balkan country. The protests took place a day after Orthodox Christians in Serbia and many other countries celebrated Christmas. The protests took …

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Serbia shocked by Australia’s refusal to let Djokovic in

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia is nervously awaiting the outcome of what is increasingly looking like a soap opera with the country’s most famous sports idol in the lead role. The highest ranked male tennis player in the world, Novak Djokovic, faces the prospect of deportation Australia, where he had …

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Serbian company Metico Investment is considering full ownership of port operator Luka Beograd

BELGRADE (Serbia), Jan.5 (SeeNews) – Metico Investment, a Belgrade-based investment firm, has announced plans to acquire the remaining 6.35% of river port operator Luka Beograd [BEL:LGBD] it doesn’t already have. Metico will announce the details of its takeover offer once it obtains approval from the Securities Commission, it said in …

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Serbia praises another arms shipment from Russia

Belgrade, Serbia – Serbia’s president on Monday praised another arms shipment from Russia despite fears in the Balkans that the country’s recent military buildup could lead to more tensions in the war-torn European region. President Aleksandar Vucic attended a training exercise at a military base near Belgrade that included recently …

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Heavy snowfall wreaks havoc in Serbia and much of the Balkans

Belgrade, Serbia – Heavy snowfall blanketed Belgrade and much of the Balkans on Sunday, hampering traffic, canceling flights at the Serbian capital’s main airport and disrupting public transport. Many parts of the country reported power outages and damage to buildings from falling trees. The freezing conditions saw trucks skidding on …

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Serbian government drops contested changes to expropriation law after protests

BELGRADE (Serbia), Dec.9 (SeeNews) – The Serbian government has said it has withdrawn from parliament the controversial draft amendments to the expropriation law that have sparked protests across the country, with protesters claiming that the proposed changes would pave the way for foreign mining companies. projects that would cause irreversible …

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Hystead Limited completes sale of Delta City shopping center in Belgrade

BELGRADE (Serbia), December 1 (SeeNews) – British company Hystead Limited, majority-owned by South African real estate investment company (REIT) Hyprop Investments, has completed the sale of Delta City Mall in Belgrade, the capital of the Serbia, Hyprop announced on Wednesday. . “The assignment is now complete and the cash proceeds …

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Serbia to complete overhaul of Nis-Dimitrovgrad railway in 2024

BELGRADE (Serbia), Nov. 26 (SeeNews) – Serbia aims to complete the overhaul and electrification of a 100 km railway line from Nis to Dimitrovgrad on the Bulgarian border in early 2024, the minister said of Infrastructures Tomislav Momirovic. “We invest in, build and design over 1,200 km of freeways and …

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As a sign of thawing tensions, Serbia opens trade office in Jerusalem

Sign of the rise of trade relations – and a possible restoration of political ties – Serbia inaugurated its innovation and trade office in Jerusalem last week. The move comes after months of Serbian anger after Israel became embroiled in an American effort to negotiate a bitter dispute in the …

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Serbian Chamber of Commerce opens representative office in Jerusalem

BELGRADE (Serbia), Nov. 12 (SeeNews) – The Serbian Chamber of Commerce has opened a representative office in the Margalit Startup City complex in Jerusalem to support business cooperation in the field of innovation, he said. declared. “Our goal here at Margalit Startup City is to help our businesses in traditional …

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CompStak, a CRE data crowdsourcer, raises $ 50 million

Michael Mandel and Vadim Belobrovka from CompStak (CompStak, iStock) CompStak, which pioneered a participatory approach to commercial real estate data as part of the first wave of startups in what is now known as “proptech,” raised $ 50 million in a new fundraising, the company said. The real deal. Morgan …

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Serbian banks’ NPL ratio drops to 3.5% at end of August

BELGRADE (Serbia), Nov. 5 (SeeNews) – The ratio of non-performing loans (NPLs) to total loans in the Serbian banking sector fell to 3.5% at the end of August, supported by auctions for their sale and regulatory reforms, Ognjen Popovic, an adviser to Finance Minister Sinisa Mali said on Friday. “A …

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Osorio’s goal ties Canada 1-1 with Mexico in World Cup qualifier

MEXICO CITY – Four games before the CONCACAF World Cup qualifying final round and Canada are unbeaten, turning heads and raising expectations. The Canadian men rallied to tie Mexico 1-1 on a Jonathan Osorio goal on Thursday, collecting a valuable away point against the top-ranked team in North America, Central …

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Serbia to build three industrial zones along the Morava Corridor

BELGRADE (Serbia), Sept.28 (SeeNews) – Serbia plans to build three industrial zones along the Morava Corridor, a 110 km highway connecting Preljina to Pojate in the center of the country which is being built by a consortium of ‘an American civil engineering group Bechtel and the Turkish Enka, said President …

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NATO-led mission increases border patrols between Kosovo and Serbia

PRISTINA, Kosovo – The NATO-led KFOR mission in Kosovo increased its patrols Monday on the border with Serbia in a bid to defuse tensions between the two Balkan enemies over a license plate dispute. KFOR, with around 4,000 troops from 28 countries, is led by NATO but supported by the …

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HYPROP INVESTMENTS LIMITED – Sale of the Delta City shopping center in Serbia – SENS

Disposal of Delta City Mall in Serbia HYPROP INVESTMENTS LIMITED(Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa)(Registration number 1987/005284/06)JSE share code: HYP ISIN: ZAE000190724JSE bond issuer code: HYPI(Approved as a REIT by the JSE)(“Hyprop”) DISPOSAL OF DELTA CITY MALL IN SERBIA 1. INTRODUCTION Shareholders are advised that Hystead Limited (“Hystead’’ or …

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Kosovo-Serbia border blocked by protesters amid tensions – Orange County Register

By ZENEL ZHINIPOTOKU and LLAZAR SEMINI PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) – The border between Kosovo and Serbia was blocked again on Tuesday by Kosovo Serbs protesting against the decision of the Kosovar authorities to start removing Serbian license plates from cars entering the country . The traffic chaos has raised fears …

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Traces by Marina Abramović and WePresent opens in London in September with free immersive experience

September 20, 2021, 12:25 p.m. (CEST) The digital arts platform presents an immersive experience with Marina Abramović developed around five objects that the artist wishes to keep for the future August 5, LONDON – In September, WePresent, the digital arts arm of WeTransfer, and acclaimed performance artist Marina Abramović will …

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Hyprop advances its strategy

Hyprop Investments, a JSE-listed real estate investment company, said it made good progress in executing its strategy for the fiscal year ended June 30. It made progress on all its priorities, in particular strengthening the balance sheet, advancing the implementation of its non-tangible strategy with the successful opening of the …

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Celtics’ Yam Madar posts highlights as draft and reserve prospect grows with Partizan Belgrade

While Yam Madar’s plan was to play in the United States in the NBA this fall, extenuating circumstances forced him to reconsider his options. The Celtics looked like they needed some leadership depth, but after signing Dennis Schröder for a bargain they didn’t have the room or playing time available …

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Tijana, the wonders of Real-States present the Tijana Vukan real estate project to the world

Belgrade, Serbia, September 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – ZEXPR, Tijana, a popular name in the real estate industry, presents their latest project called Tijana Vukan Property. Tijana has built a love for real estate, passion, dedication and honesty in her many years of sales experience, and her partnerships are also …

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Montenegrins protest against inauguration of new head of Serbian church | World news

By PREDRAG MILIC, Associated Press CETINJE, Montenegro (AP) – Several thousand people demonstrated in Montenegro on Sunday against the planned investiture of the new head of the Serbian Orthodox Church in the small Balkan state. Ethical tensions escalated during the ceremony scheduled for Metropolitan Bishop Joanikije II. Protesters in the …

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EBRD lends € 5 million to ProCredit Serbia for green investments

BELGRADE (Serbia), Aug. 9 (SeeNews) – The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) announced on Monday that it is providing a loan of 5 million euros ($ 5.9 million) to ProCredit Bank Serbia for investments in residential energy efficiency. The funding, provided under the EBRD’s Green Economy Finance Facility …

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Serbian capital engulfed in smoke from landfill fire

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) – A fire broke out at a large rubbish dump near Belgrade, prompting city officials to warn residents of the Serbian capital to stay indoors on Sunday. Much of Belgrade was covered in smoke, foul smells and haze after the fire that broke out in Europe’s second …

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Noise from Belgrade bars torture, tell human rights tribunal

Crimes Against Humanity: Resident Nemanja Dragic compared noise levels under his Belgrade apartment to “torture”. Photo / Marko Drobnjakovic The Serbian capital is once again buzzing with nightlife after more than a year of pandemic restrictions. Cafes, bars, and entertainment-hungry patrons are celebrating a summer boom in business and entertainment …

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Belgrade residents accuse human rights tribunal of “torturing” bar noise

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) – The Serbian capital is once again buzzing with nightlife after more than a year of pandemic restrictions. Cafes, bars, and entertainment-hungry patrons are celebrating a summer boom in business and entertainment options, but the loud music and other accompanying noises are a failure for the people …

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UPDATE 1 – Central Bank of Serbia keeps key repo rate at 1.0%

BELGRADE (Serbia), July 8 (SeeNews) – Serbia’s central bank, NBS, announced Thursday that it has decided to keep its key repo rate at 1.0%. In taking this decision, the central bank was guided by the monetary and fiscal policy measures taken previously which should continue to have a positive economic …

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Socialist architecture by Svetlana Kana Radević

Back in Yugoslavia, Montenegro was a periphery. Kana’s legacy, although very present in Montenegro, remains to be determined. In order to fully understand the absence of the legacy left by Kana, we must recognize that the University of Montenegro was founded in 1974, and without the Faculty of Architecture which …

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WeTransfer and Marina Abramović unveil the brand new digital manifestation of the Abramović method available 24/7

June 15, 2021, 10:55 a.m. (CEST) WeTransfer invites everyone to participate in the Abramović Method with new exclusive videos of the artist herself that transcend space and time for an immersive online experience (Left: still looking at each other, right: counting rice, both from Marina Abramović’s Abramović method, designed by …

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Why will Serbia not join the EU sanctions against Belarus?

On May 23, Belarusian fighter jets hijacked a civilian Ryanair flight from Athens, Greece, to Vilnius, Lithuania, under the pretext of a bomb threat, to arrest dissident journalist Roman Protasevich, critic of the Belarusian strongman Alexander Lukashenko. The EU has responded in the form of political condemnation and economic sanctions, …

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Serbian antitrust body clears acquisition of Napred 41 by Polish GTC

BELGRADE (Serbia), June 3 (SeeNews) – The Serbian competition authority has announced that it has authorized Polish property developer Global Trade Center (GTC) to acquire Napred 41, which holds the long-term right to lease 19,500 square meters in the New Belgrade District Zone of block 41. By purchasing Belgrade-based Napred …

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Polish company GTC agrees to sell its office portfolio in Belgrade for 268 million euros

BELGRADE (Serbia), May 26 (SeeNews) – Polish property developer Global Trade Center (GTC) has agreed to sell its Belgrade office portfolio to Hungarian investor Indotek Group for € 267.6m (€ 327.7m) million dollars), he announced. The agreement covers the sale of 11 buildings in five business parks – Green Heart, …

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