How Many Liters of Gas Can You buy with an Average Balkans Salary?

Author Sanja Stamenkovic
Tuesday, Dec 27, 2016

Since June 2014, crude oil price has fallen more than 70% percent on the world market. The cost of oil plunged so much that travel through the Suez Canal became unprofitable, since the voyage around the Africa became cheaper. The price of refined oil, on the other hand, is not so dependant on the world market, at least not in the Balkans.

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No more asylum seekers to Barents Finland

Author Sanja Stamenkovic
Thursday, Oct 27, 2016

The flow of asylum seekers going to Barents Finland through Murmansk Oblast has stopped. In March, no refugees were registered at the Raja-Jooseppi and Salla crossing points, show statistics of the Finnish Border Guard.

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Is Bosnia The Most Festive Country of The Balkans?

Author Sanja Stamenkovic
Friday, May 27, 2016

It's that time of the year again. People around the world are celebrating all kinds of holidays - Christmas, New Years' Eve, Hanukah etc. The people of the Balkans are especially joyful in the winter times. Many nations of the Balkans have their own traditions and customs. Three main religions in the Balkans are Orthodoxy, Catholicism and Islam. Christmas is one of the biggest Christian holiday. There is a common misconception that orthodox and catholic believers celebrate this day on a different date.

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