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Armenia to open duty free areas on borders with Georgia
Azerbaijan, Georgia sign cooperation agreement


The fiscal package and budget of 2015 will create premises to ensure an economic growth at 3%


German bank to provide Armenia with 15 million euro loan to assist agricultural sector
Armenia, Belarus discuss co-op within EAU
CB outlines new approach to currency market situation, promises stabilization by year’s end
Membership in EEU to expand motives for investing in Armenia
Armenia’s economy growth may reach 3.3% in 2015 - IMF
Government expands functions of Alliance free economic zone in Armenia
Armenia and World Bank emphasize a policy that takes into account global economic realities


Azerbaijan to end 2014 with budget surplus
Azerbaijan develops further maritime transport
Baku to host Azerbaijani-Polish business forum
Azerbaijan to see lowest inflation rate in Asia Pacific
Azerbaijan’s investment opportunities highlighted in Washington
Egypt keen on attracting Azerbaijan’s investments
Azerbaijan to accomplish e-government project by 2020
Azerbaijan, Iran to support entrepreneurs of ICT sector
Azerbaijan, Qatar to co-op in ICT
International industrial hub in Azerbaijani way

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Agency for Foreign Investment Promotion chose the best investors for 2013 in Bosnia and Herzegovina
IMF to Unfreeze Next Tranche of Around 67 Million Euros


Largest FDI in Q3 were made in construction sector
Expert of WB group: Stability of Georgian national currency is not in danger
Georgia develops national transport strategy
Georgia joined International Transport Agreement
Economy ministry considered internet accessibility


USAID has so far created 6,000 new jobs


Macedonia and Vietnam sign economic cooperation agreement
German investors satisfied with Macedonia’s business conditions
Finance ministry pays Denar 62.5 million subsidies to tobacco farmers
Council of Foreign Investors to connect local and foreign companies
TIDZs exports at EUR 1,026 billion
EBRD: €160 million to modernize central and eastern sections of road network
Skopje ranked among 15 most affordable tourist destinations


Moldovan farmers can apply for financing from €100m Polish credit
Sugar producers plan to export 100,000 tonnes to the EU


Serbia to record GDP growth next year
Creation of JBC encourages Japanese investors to come
Vucic discusses Italian investments in Serbia
Projects worth EUR 50 million will be ready by mid-2015
Vucic: Investors can expect even more support
Intensification of economic cooperation with Latvia
Finnish company receives keys to new production hall in Smederevo
Importance of greater presence of German investors in Serbia
Fresenius Medical Care Serbia opens new plant
Economic cooperation with Greece should be intensified
Reforms important for creating better conditions for foreign investments


Jaresko expects economic growth in 2016
Ukraine exports over 16 mln tonnes of grain since beginning of marketing year
Small businesses may get two-year tax holidays
IMF says Ukraine needs $15 billion in additional assistance
Yatseniuk announces new economic policy

AuthorKaris McGill