2013-06-06Under the Montreal Protocol, countries in the region need to achieve a reduction in the amount of HCFCs consumed by 2015.
2013-05-28New polls could lead to a rise of communists to power and compromise the country's EU objective, analysts and officials warn.
2013-05-27Co-operation can help resolve open regional issues and gives education on how to navigate the path to the EU, analysts said.
2013-05-25Shale gas exploration, which according to the government will make Romania energy independent, sparked discussions in the blogosphere.
2013-05-16Turkey and the Balkans show signs of progress following investments in medical services.
2013-03-29Close political and security co-operation are underpinned by robust trade and investment ties between Romania and Turkey.
2013-03-19The two nations signal they will intensify political and economic co-operation.
2013-02-28The political crisis in Chisinau could endanger Moldova's efforts to join the EU.
2013-02-19Civil society organisations recommend the government boost the fight against discrimination.
2013-02-05The buyout of the Tobacco Factory in Banja Luka will preserve production and much-needed jobs.
2013-02-05Overcoming gender and ethnic prejudice is difficult, but there has been progress.
2013-01-29A recent agreement with the EU connects Moldova to the Union's foreign policy.
2013-01-26Romania is training Moldovan diplomats and officials to better manage the country's European integration efforts.
2013-01-22Macedonia may create a model system to promote integrity through an exchange of information from anti-corruption agencies.
2013-01-10The report finds excessive corruption and weakness in rule of law that slows progress in the region.
2013-01-05The new media censorship bill introduces fines up to 1,250 euros.
2012-12-12Criminal justice is the weakest area of rule of law in Bulgaria, according to a recent report by the World Justice Project.
2012-12-07The presence of two high-ranking dignitaries outlines the country's European perspective, analysts and officials say.
2012-12-03Moldova seeks Romania's expertise in efforts to join the EU.
2012-11-23A new treaty promotes international efforts to address the economic and public health effects of the tobacco black market.
Additional local judges and prosecutors and better protections for witnesses are among key steps.