Regional

Eastern, Central Europe - region attractive for investment
Memorandum of understanding on youth cooperation between Serbia, Albania signed
Batumi to host Georgia - Azerbaijan business forum

Albania

Local and regional leaders from the EU and Albania meet

Armenia

Armenia’s government simplifies customs procedure of goods classification
World Bank approves $75 million loan to support Armenia in creating jobs and enhancing growth sustainability
Armenia and France should step up economic relations 
World Bank expects Armenian economy to expand by 2.6 percent this year
WB prepared to continue assisting Armenia in priority fields
Over 40,000 tons of fruits and vegetables exported from Armenia this year
Armenia to post 3% GDP growth in 2014, compared to 5.2% planned

Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan, Iran expand free trade relations
New economic model for Azerbaijan’s banking system
IT projects’ state financing exceeds $ 1.8 million
Azerbaijan, the Netherlands discuss transport cooperation
WB, McKinsey & Co. to assess Azerbaijan`s ICT readiness
Azerbaijan, Finland to co-op in innovative entrepreneurship
New business projects to be launched based on scientific discoveries
Azerbaijani IT companies to present on EU markets

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Turkish Development Agency (TIKA) to Prepare New Projects for Bosnia and Herzegovina in 2015
Nine companies from Bosnia and Herzegovina won the Innovation Awards
FIPA: Economic Development Must be a Priority
Investing 40 million euros could create 8000 jobs

Georgia

Government Continues to Subsidize Citrus Growers
A New wave of Kazakh investment expected in Georgia
US hopes strong cooperation with Georgian will continue
Georgia, Kazakhstan to mull development of bilateral relations
Georgia, Hungary sign memorandum of understanding
Kazakhstan, Georgia mull cooperation issues
Agriculture ministry: Works to begin on program of industrial seed production
Northern door is even more opened for Georgian products
State Development Corporation to be established in Georgia

Kosovo

Kosovo has the highest economic growth in the region
Informal economy is a challenge for Kosovo
Beqaj to participate in the Berlin Economic Forum 2014

Macedonia

Government to keep on creating favorable conditions for foreign investors
Foreign investments created 11 000 jobs, enabled exports to rise up to billion euros
Macedonia’s 2014 growth above average in the region
Increase in number of tourists 
Three Italian companies want to invest in Macedonia
EBRD funds confirm perspectives of Macedonia’s economy 
Macedonia’s business benefits promoted in Switzerland
Stavrevski: We will invest heavily in the East-West Corridor 8

Moldova

Andrian Candu: Population will soon feel economic benefits of AA with EU

Serbia

Work on growth of private sector
Competitiveness of food industry to increase
Improving overall cooperation with Indonesia
Government, IMF aim at economic progress of Serbia's citizens
Memorandum on economic cooperation signed
New copper smelter in Bor expected to boost Serbian GDP
Sertic: Real sector development, order into public companies
French investors invited to invest in projects in Belgrade
Italy important economic partner of Serbia

Ukraine

EIB to provide EUR 800mln to support private business in Ukraine
European commission disburses 260 million euros of EU macro-financial assistance to Ukraine
IMF mission to arrive in Ukraine next week
Ukraine, Turkey intensify talks on free trade area
Ukraine expects next tranche of EUR 250 mln of EU macro-finance aid in February 2015

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AuthorKaris McGill