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Prime Minister designate presents the programme of the future government whose 19 members took their oaths of office on Friday.
New Prime Minister and 19 members of the government are scheduled to take their oaths of office on Thursday in Belgrade.
Nebojsa Stefanovic of the Serbian Progressive Party has been elected Speaker, and promised to rebuild popular confidence in the workings of the assembly.
The Progressives, the biggest party in the new Serbian government, have announced the names of 19 future members of the government.
Nationalist-led coalition is trying to lure ethnic minorities into the new government, but after Hungarians said no, Bosniaks are still weighing their options.
As talks for the new government near completion, Serbia's nationalist leaders are trying to secure support from the West.
Serbia's new leaders are already at odds with the austerity policies of the head of the national bank.
Leaders of three parties - the Progressives, Socialists and United Regions of Serbia, have signed an agreement to form a new government and outlined its priorities.
As top US official meets Serbian politicians to urge the inclusion of Democrats in new government, Progressives, Socialists and United Regions of Serbia say their existing deal on forming a new coalition is still in place.
Serbia’s neighbours fear that the new nationalist-led government may threaten the region’s EU future.
Leaders of the Progressives and the Socialists have agreed that new government will have 15 ministries and said its final composition and agenda would be made clear within a fortnight.
As Progressives and Socialists start talks on posts in the new government, Washington and Brussels extend a cordial welcome, suggesting once again that they are keen to put Serbia's past behind them.
Serbia's new President, Tomislav Nikolic, on Thursday gave Ivica Dacic, the leader of the Socialists, a mandate to form a new government.
New government in Belgrade will probably comprise Progressives, Socialists and United Regions of Serbia, Balkan Insight has learned from two independent sources.
While talks on forming a new government in Serbia continue, Ivica Dacic's Socialists continue to juggle their coalition options and offers.
This spring almost 7 million Serbians are entitled to vote in presidential, general, provincial and local elections.
Since the renewal of multi-party politics in 1990 power has oscillated between a variety of parties in Serbia and votes have often followed by allegations of frauds and protests.
Twelve years after the overthrow of Slobodan Milosevic, the scene has changed significantly as parties rise, fall and change their minds. See Balkan Insight's profiles of Serbia's ruling and opposition parties.
Since the first multi-party elections were held in 1990, Serbia has often had acting heads of state, while many of those elected ended their terms before their mandates expired.
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