Serbia rejected a European Union- mediated agreement with Kosovo and called for further negotiations with the breakaway province, jeopardizing its drive to start membership talks with the 27-nation bloc in June.
The 50 state attorneys general probing U.S. foreclosure practices will first settle with the five largest loan servicers, including Bank of America Corp. and JPMorgan Chase & Co. , Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller said.
Telekom Slovenije Group d.d., Slovenia’s state-owned phone company, increased the equity capital of its units by 7 million euros ($9.2 million) in the Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina as well as its subsidiary in Slovenia.
Serbia needs to step up efforts to settle its relationship with Kosovo and improve its judicial, political and economic systems to win a date to start European Union membership talks, the European Commission said.
Nikola Gruevski , the prime minister of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, and his VMRO party won early parliamentary elections held on the weekend, DPA reported, citing the State Election Commission.