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bosnia-biomass-energy-potential-lies-unexploited-07-22-2016
25 Jul 16

Bosnia Failing to Exploit Biomass Potential

If forest-rich Bosnia made full use of the potential from biomass energy, it could meet around 7 per cent of its electricity needs, but the resource is not being exploited, experts say.

political-wrangles-put-bosnia-s-imf-loan-on-hold-07-07-2016
07 Jul 16

Political Wrangles Put Bosnia’s IMF Loan on Hold

Unexpected delay in IMF program seen as major blow to Bosnia's hopes of staving off a liquidity crisis.

rs-large-scale-plan-for-hydro-power-plants-unaccomplished-06-16-2016
17 Jun 16

Bosnian Serb Power Plant Plan Remains Grounded

Grand plans in Republika Srpska to build more than 100 hydro-power plants over the past decade have not got far, officials concede.

bosnian-meat-companies-look-for-new-opportunities-in-turkey-06-02-2016
03 Jun 16

Bosnia Meat Exporters Spy Future in Turkey

Bosnian meat producers anticipate new business opportunities in Turkey, after the authorities in Ankara agreed to buy around 6,000 tons of meat from the country.

bosnia-to-get-new-550-million-program-from-imf-05-25-2016
25 May 16

Bosnia Clinches New €550m Deal With IMF

Bosnia hopes new four-year IMF deal will cover a looming liquidity crisis - but some pundits fear it is too little, too late.

bosnia-must-tackle-corruption-foster-private-sector-05-16-2016
17 May 16

Bosnia Urged to Foster Private Sector and Curb Graft

Bosnia needs to further develop its private sector and fight its rampant corruption in order to increase stability and prosperity, experts say.

international-business-forum-in-sarajevo-stress-need-for-regional-cooperation-05-04-2016
04 May 16

Balkan Governments Urged to Boost Business Cooperation

Governments from the Balkans need to improve their cooperation if they want to increase foreign investments, said participants at the Sarajevo Business Forum.

bosnian-serb-power-company-s-regulations-turn-down-investors-04-22-2016
29 Apr 16

Bosnian Serb Power Rules Dismay Investors

Businesspeople in Bosnia's Serb-dominated entity say it is not surprising that investors remain wary of the entity when even power supplies are so difficult and pricey to get. 

experts-query-bosnian-trade-deficit-improvement--04-27-2016
28 Apr 16

Bosnia Experts Query Reduction in Trade Deficit

Bosnia registered a significant reduction in its trade deficit in 2015 - but experts say this is mainly down to a fall in imports rather than a rise in domestic production.

bosnian-parties-struggle-to-get-new-imf-loan-04-20-2016
20 Apr 16

Bosnia Struggles to Get New IMF Loan

Bosnian leaders will soon start debating the last conditions required for the country to get an urgently needed IMF loan.

russia-republika-srpska-seek-stronger-economic-ties-03-31-2016
01 Apr 16

Bosnian Serbs Woo Investors From Russia

A Bosnian Serb delegation is touring Russia seeking business investments, as the Republika Srpska tries to gain more benefit from Russian-EU trade wars.

bosnia-investors-say-current-incentives-not-enough-03-25-2016
28 Mar 16

Bosnia Investors Say Current Incentives Not Enough

Foreign entrepreneurs say the support they get from the authorities is not enough to counter what some call a ‘hostile’ business climate.

bosnia-croatia-transform-old-railway-in-bicycle-trail-03-08-2016
09 Mar 16

Bosnia, Croatia Turn Old Rail Line into Cycle Paths

A cross-border project between Croatia and Bosnia aims to breathe new life into the disused railway lines from Dubrovnik to the Bosnian interior by transforming them into bike trails.

experts-scale-down-bosnia-growth-projection-02-26-2016
29 Feb 16

Experts Query Bosnia's Solid Growth Rate

After the Council of Ministers declared that Bosnia's GDP grew by a resilient 3 per cent in 2015, experts are debating whether it is enough to bring down the high joblessness rate.

energy-and-transport-dominate-ebrd-s-balkan-summit-in-london-02-22-2016
23 Feb 16

Balkan Leaders Discuss Energy, Transport at Summit

Transport links and energy projects were high on the agenda as Balkan premiers met at an investment summit in London organized by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

Politics and Society

gulen-schools-fight-provokes-new-tensions-in-bosnia-07-26-2016
26 Jul 16

Gulen Schools Fight Provokes New Tensions in Bosnia

Row over schools operated by alleged Turkish coup leader could spark new conflicts and aggravate divisions in Bosnia according to experts.

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bosnian-banks-lose-faith-in-serb-entity-s-bonds-07-06-2016
06 Jul 16

Bosnian Banks Lose Faith in Serb Entity’s Bonds

The lack of interest in buying Republika Sprska government stocks highlights growing doubts about the entity’s long-term financial survival.

15 Jun 16

IMF Seeks Fresh Privatisations in Bosnia

03 May 16

Bosnia Moves to Push Banks to Release Reserves

Culture and Lifestyle

bosnian-artist-carves-sculptures-from-pencils-07-21-2016
22 Jul 16

Bosnian Artist Carves Sculptures on Pencils

Jasenko Djordjevic, a miniature enthusiast and artist from Tuzla, is creating hundreds of tiny sculptures - carved on the tops of pencil tips.

06 Jun 16

Sarajevo Bakery Braces for Ramadan Bonanza

28 May 16

More to Mostar than a Bridge