• Thu, Dec 03, 2015
    Submitted by Sanja Stamenkovic
    Negotinska Krajina is a region located near the Serbian border with Bulgaria and Romania. The fertile ground of the region is elevated between the 60 and 480 meters. The Danube river flowing along the border, makes this region's climate stable, and also provides more sunshine due to the river's...
  • Tue, Dec 01, 2015
    Submitted by Atle Staalesen
    Goods turnover in the Murmansk port is down more than 50% since 2010. In five years, goods turnover at Russia’s leading Arctic port has dropped by more than 50 percent. The port, a cornerstone infrastructure object in Murmansk Oblast, in the first ten months of 2015 had a 3,8 percent decline...
  • Fri, Nov 27, 2015
    Submitted by ArishaUl
    Almost five thousand asylum seekers have crossed the Norwegian-Russian border since the European migrant crisis arose. And they still continue to come. The Norwegian government rings the alarm: all the reception centers in Finnmark are overloaded, and now it has been decided to toughen the asylum...
  • Wed, Nov 25, 2015
    Submitted by Sanja Stamenkovic
    Globally, the Balkan countries' economy is not in bad shape, but still lags behind the Europe's average. All the Balkan countries have an open market economy, and belong to upper-middle income range, except Greece, which is in the high income group of countries. GDP per capita is often used as a...
  • Tue, Nov 03, 2015
    Submitted by ArishaUl
    As the Arctic is becoming an object of steadily growing attention, Murmansk has decided to train specially qualified staff able to work under the circumpolar conditions. In particular, the government of Murmansk Oblast has initiated the idea to establish an Arctic State University in the region’s...