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Radoš Gazdić, Acting Director Of The Development Agency Of Serbia

We Have Reason For Satisfaction

Despite COVID-19, in the first half of 2020 Serbia already surpassed the results of our two previous best years when it comes to the...

Miodrag Mitrović, President Of Miteco Kneževac

Miteco Introduces New Services

The Kneževac Recycling Centre was founded in 1966, as an enterprise for the bulk collection of secondary raw materials. Miteco revived this old plant...

Generali Osiguranje, Srbija

1st Place For Most Gender-Sensitive Company

Insurance company Generali Osiguranje Srbija is this year’s recipient of the Award for Most Gender- Sensitive Company. The award was presented on 28th October...

MTU Aero Engines

MTU Aero Engines Establishes New Repair Facility

MTU Aero Engines, Germany’s leading engine manufacturer, is a company that is a technological leader in low-pressure turbines, high-pressure compressors and turbine centre frames,...

Udo Eichlinger, CEO, Siemens and Siemens Mobility

Technologies That Transform Everyday

Siemens today has an industrial software business that's worth $5 billion and is among the world's 10 largest software companies. The company's Digital Industry...

Kristalina Georgieva selected as new IMF Managing Director

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) selected Kristalina Georgieva to serve as IMF Managing Director and Chair of the Executive Board for a five-year term starting on October 1, 2019.

Ms Georgieva, who succeeds Christine Lagarde, is the first person from an emerging market economy to lead the IMF since its inception in 1944.

The selection of Ms Georgieva by the 24-member Executive Board representing the IMF’s 189 member countries brings to a conclusion the selection process initiated by the Executive Board on July 26, 2019 (see Press Release No. 19/302). Following interviews with Ms Georgieva, Executive Directors selected her for the position, effective October 1.

The Managing Director is the chief of the IMF’s operating staff and Chair of the Executive Board. The Managing Director is assisted by four Deputy Managing Directors in the operation of the Fund, which serves its membership through about 2,700 staff.

Ms Georgieva, a national of Bulgaria, has been the Chief Executive Officer of the World Bank since January 2017. From February 1, 2019, to April 8, 2019, she was the Interim President for the World Bank Group. Starting in 2010, she was at the European Commission, serving as Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, then as Vice President for Budget and Human Resources. Ms Georgieva has a PhD in Economic Science and an M.A. in Political Economy and Sociology from the University of National and World Economy in Bulgaria, where she also taught from 1977 to 1991.

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Football legend Diego Maradona, one of the greatest players of all time, has died at the age of 60. The former Argentina attacking midfielder and...

Serbian Student Heads Second-Placed Team At Internet Innovation Competition

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G20 Summit: G20 Leaders United To Address Major Global Pandemic And Economic Challenges

President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, and President of the European Council, Charles Michel, represented the EU at...

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Football legend Diego Maradona, one of the greatest players of all time, has died at the age of 60. The...

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G20 Summit: G20 Leaders United To Address Major Global Pandemic And Economic Challenges

President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, and President of the European Council, Charles Michel, represented the EU at...