Bosnia & Herzegovina

BALKAN BLOG: What Turkey’s Erdogan can offer the Western Balkans

Clare Nuttall in Glasgow September 9, 2022

President Erdogan offers Turkey’s support to resolve critical situations that threaten stability in the Western Balkans, but what can Ankara achieve in the region?

Diplomatic rift with Germany to dash Bosnia’s hopes of securing EU candidate status

Denitsa Koseva in Sofia September 5, 2022

Pro-Russian Bosnian Serb leader Milorad Dodik says he will veto Germany’s new ambassador to Sarajevo, in move seen as calculated to stop EU granting Bosnia candidate status.

HTEC Group acquires Bosnia’s Mistral to build up engineering base in Southeast Europe

bne IntelliNews September 2, 2022

Serbia-born HTEC Group now has over 2,000 professionals at development centres across Southeast Europe.

Bosnia posts annual CPI inflation of 16.7% y/y in July

bne IntelliNews August 30, 2022

The rise in consumer prices accelerated from the 15.8% y/y increase in June.

NGO says air pollution kills thousands in Bosnia every year

Denitsa Koseva in Sofia August 29, 2022

The country ranks among the most polluted during winter months as it still relies strongly on coal and wood for heating and electricity generation.

Bosnia risks losing chance for EU candidate status over Dodik’s diplomatic scandal

Denitsa Koseva in Sofia August 28, 2022

Serb member of Bosnian presidency refused to accept Germany's new ambassador, sparking a diplomatic scandal.