Miroslav Lajčák

Miroslav Lajčák, Slovakian Foreign Minister

If We Differ, We Differ For Good

We see our EU membership as the completion of the political and economic success story of modern Slovakia, and there is no better alternative for us than a functioning, strong and successful European Union. But unity does not mean uniformity, and we freely express our views, whether it comes to migration or enlargement policies
Johann Schneider-Ammann President Of The Swiss Confederation

Johann Schneider-Ammann, President Of The Swiss Confederation

Peace and Development – The Best Cure For Terrorism

Every European country, including Switzerland, realises just how fragile the values that we all share and cherish are, such as peace, democracy, freedom and stability. At the same time, we should not allow ourselves to fall into a state of anxiety, not only because fear is a bad advisor, but also because the terrorists’ goal is precisely to cause terror and weaken our confidence, says Johann Schneider-Ammann, President of the Swiss Confederation
Miro Cerar Slovenia Prime Minister

Miro Cerar, Slovenian Prime Minister

Our Relations Can Only Improve

Slovenia and Serbia are friendly countries that have a lot in common and are known to have varied and rich relations. I am confident that, after the next Serbian government is elected, we will further strengthen our economic cooperation to the benefit of our citizens
EUropean Commission

European Commission: Additional €7.3 Million in Assistance to Serbia for Migrants

Two new agreements with the Serbian government and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) will contribute significantly to resolving the current migrant situation
Juichi Takahara, Ambassador Of Japan

H.E. Juichi Takahara, Ambassador Of Japan

Cooperation Based On Strong Cultural Ties

Although Yazaki is only the third Japanese company to invest in Serbia, the two countries cooperate closely on the international scene when it comes to topics that are of common interest, in the fields of culture, scientific interchange and tourism. Given the reform processes in Serbia, both sides are looking forward to more vigorous trade exchanges and investment activity
Maja Lalić

Maja Lalić, Creative Director Of Mikser House

Creative Heart Of Belgrade

There is no ordinary working day at Mikser House - rehearsal for a punk concert takes place at the same time as business meetings, and just a night after the premiere of Mikser’s own theatrical production, the space is being rearranged for some lecture or weekend festival. There are programmes here 365-days-a-year
Germany Expects New Wave of Refugees

Germany Expects New Wave of Refugees

Germany expects up to 300,000 refugees this year. The projected figure is far less than the 2015 total, with the good economy and improved services expected to help the country absorb arrivals
Constantine Economides Ambassador of Greece

H.E. Constantine Economides, Ambassador of Greece to Serbia

True Friendship Despite Adversities

As a longstanding member of the EU, Greece consistently supports Serbia’s European perspective. Excellent bilateral relations are further supported through the strong presence of Greek companies and the longstanding friendship between our people. Some of the challenges that both countries are currently facing haven’t altered the bigger picture.
Migrant Crisis Balkan States Agree Further Steps to Turn Away Migrants

Migrant Crisis

Balkan States Agree Further Steps to Turn Away Migrants

Overwhelmed by a wave of refugees and what they call indecision in the EU, Austria and its southern neighbors along the Balkan migrant route agreed to tighter border controls at a meeting held in Vienna on February 24 and warned that sooner or later they will have to shut their doors entirely
Mehmet Kemal Bozay, Ambassador of Turkey

H.E. Mehmet Kemal Bozay, Ambassador of Turkey

TURKEY: Challenging Times

Last year was an important year due to the significant developments with respect to the global political and economic arena