News Archive

 

14.08.2017 - New Real Estate Registration Bill Introduces Efficient Registration and Higher Level of Legal Security in Serbia

11.08.2017 - For Stronger Ethics and Integrity in Inspection Oversight

11.08.2017 - Problems Micro, Small, and Medium-sized Enterprises (MSMEs) Face when Seeking Finance

25.07.2017 - The Government of Serbia (GoS) Makes a Major Breakthrough in Strengthening Public Investment Management System (PIM)

25.07.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Continues to Build Capacity of Enforcement Professionals

25.07.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Works with Partners to Implement Final Business Environment Reforms that Can Impact Serbia’s Position in 2018 Doing Business Report

25.07.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) And the Ministry of Finance Improve Capacity of the State Audit Institution on Program and Performance Budgeting

25.07.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (USAID BEP) Continues to Provide Support to Streamline Construction Permitting Process

25.07.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Finalizes Series of Events to Improve Judiciary's Capacity to Enforce Judgments

25.07.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Organizes Study Visit to United Kingdom on Public Spending Reviews for Ministry of Finance Officials

25.07.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Assists with Coordination of Inspection Oversight

25.07.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Sees Construction Permits Reach New Record High

28.06.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Completes IT Skills Training for Inspectors

28.06.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Recognized for Continuous Support to Chamber of Professional Enforcement Officers (PEOs)

28.06.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Assists Development of Fire Safety Bylaws that Uphold Construction Permits Reform

28.06.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project Builds Capacities of Enforcement Professionals

28.06.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) and Ministry of Finance (MoF) Organize Retreat with Budgetary Social Insurance Funds (BSIFs) to Establish Program Budget Structure

19.06.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) and Ministry of Finance (MoF) Finalize Program Performance Monitoring and Reporting Methodology

19.06.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Improves Judiciary's Capacity to Enforce Judgments

19.06.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Assists Ministry of Finance (MoF) in Implementing Public Finance Management (PFM) Reform Program

19.06.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Presents Results at International Cooperation and Development Forum in Serbia 2017

12.06.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (USAID BEP) Introduces Serbian e-Government Champions to Best International Practices

12.06.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Helps Serbia Adopt Smart Inspection Practices

30.05.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Promotes Anti-Corruption, Ethics and Integrity in Inspections

30.05.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Develops Third and Final Regulatory Package for Harmonization of Sectoral Inspection Legislation

30.05.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Supports Development of Alternative Investment Funds Law

30.05.2017 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Consults Stakeholders on First National Guarantee Scheme Program for Micro, Small, and Medium-Sized Enterprises (MSMEs)

19.05.2017 - Construction permits reach new record high

19.05.2017 - First Phase of Public Debt Management System Software (PDMS) Development Project

19.05.2017 - Working with Partners to Reform Property Registration

19.05.2017 - Construction Permits Reach New Record High

19.05.2017 - Trainings for Inspectors on Anti-Corruption, Ethics and Integrity

19.05.2017 - Workshops with National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) on Implementation of Program Budgeting (PB)

17.05.2017 - USAID BEP Trains 606 Licensed Engineers in One Day

17.05.2017 - Establishing Program Budget Structure for Budgetary Social Insurance Funds

17.05.2017 - Industrial Policy and SME Development in the process of EU Accession

05.05.2017 - Government of Serbia Adopts Decree on Document Management in e-Government

05.05.2017 - BEP's Construction Permitting Material Presented to Private Sector Stakeholders

05.05.2017 - USAID BEP Completes Advanced Soft-Skills Training Course for Inspectors

05.05.2017 - Capacity of Real Estate Valuers' Professional Committee

05.05.2017 - IT Skills in the Implementation of the Law on Inspection Oversight

25.04.2017 - Second Regulatory Package to Harmonize Sectoral Inspection Legislation

25.04.2017 - Presentation of the Results of Business Environment Reforms to Doing Business Team

25.04.2017 - Real Estate Valuation Reform presented to European Group of Valuers’ Associations (TEGoVA)

19.04.2017 - Improvement of Judiciary's Capacity to Enforce Judgments

19.04.2017 - Soft Skills Training for Professional Enforcement Officers (PEOs)

19.04.2017 - Inspection Coordination and Cooperation with Judiciary

19.04.2017 - Training on Performance Monitoring and Reporting

19.04.2017 - Improving Implementation of the Construction Permitting Reform

19.04.2017 - Building Capacity of Enforcement Professionals

19.04.2017 - Improvement of Judiciary's Capacity to Enforce Judgments

05.04.2017 - Establishing Efficient Enforcement

05.04.2017 - Capacity-Building for Inspections

05.04.2017 - 2016 Best Year on Record for Construction Permitting, with January 2017 another Record High

28.03.2017 - First Package of Amendments to Harmonize Legal Framework for Sectoral Inspections

28.03.2017 - Improving Construction Permitting One-Stop-Shops

28.03.2017 - Improvement of Judiciary's Capacity to Enforce Judgments

22.03.2017 - BEP, UNDP, and Public Debt Administration (PDA) Hold Kick-Off Meeting to Develop Debt Management Software

22.03.2017 - Retreat with Ministry of Interior (MoI) to Improve 2018 Budget Performance Information

22.03.2017 - Optimizing Costs of Enforcement

22.03.2017 - Law on Real Estate Valuers to Bankers

22.03.2017 - Conference on Microfinance Organized by European Investment Bank (EIB) and European Microfinance Network (EMN)

13.03.2017 - Improvements to System for Enforcement of Judgments in Moravica and Raška County

13.03.2017 - Sixth Advanced Soft Skills Training for Inspectors

13.03.2017 - Business Environment Improvements to be reflected in the Next Doing Business Report

13.03.2017 - Building Capacity of Enforcement Professionals

07.03.2017 - Improvements to System for Enforcement of Judgments in Western Backa County

07.03.2017 - Qualitative Analysis of Authorities' Decisions on Construction Permitting Applications

07.03.2017 - USAID BEP Builds Capacity of Enforcement Professionals

28.02.2017 - Improvement of Judiciary's Capacity to Enforce Judgments

28.02.2017 - Inspectors training continues

28.02.2017 - Technical Assistance for Introduction of e-Payments

28.02.2017 - Modernization of Fire Protection Regulations to Improve Building Practices

28.02.2017 - Processing Budget Beneficiaries' Capital Project Proposals for 2018 Budget

22.02.2017 - Retreat to Discuss Improvements to Planning System Bill

22.02.2017 - Retreat with Ministry of Interior (MoI) to Improve 2018 Program Budget Structure

22.02.2017 - Technical Assistance for Reform of Real Estate Registration

13.02.2017 - Stakeholder Consultations on Draft Cadaster Bill

13.02.2017 - Serbia’s European Union (EU) Integration Process

13.02.2017 - Ninth Edition of NALED’s Grey Book

07.02.2017 - Building Capacity of Enforcement Professionals

07.02.2017 - Fourth Advanced Soft Skills Training Event for Inspectors

07.02.2017 - Government Makes BEP a Member of Advisory Group for Business-Friendly Reforms

31.01.2017 - Program for Improvement of Serbia's Business Environment

31.01.2017 - Institutionalization of Program Budgeting Course

31.01.2017 - Inspection Oversight Coordination Board Improves Inspection Practice

31.01.2017 - Legal Framework for e-Government

23.01.2017 - Public Vetting of Draft Planning System Bill

23.01.2017 - Developing National Guarantee Scheme for Start-ups

23.01.2017 - Introduction of e-Payments in Serbian Public Administration

23.01.2017 - Harmonization of Inspection Regulations

23.01.2017 - Budget Department (BD) Advancing Management Practice

23.01.2017 - First Inspector Examination

16.01.2017 - Analysis of Effects of Construction Permitting Reform to Government Counterparts

16.01.2017 - New Package of Activities to Facilitate Construction Permitting

09.01.2017 - National Assembly Adopts Law on Real Estate Valuers Developed with Assistance from USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP)

09.01.2017 - National Assembly Amends Water Law

09.01.2017 - Inspection Oversight Coordination Board Adopts First Package of Annual Inspection Oversight Plans

09.01.2017 - OECD Coordinators Meeting on SMEs Business Act

20.12.2016 - Preventing Introduction of New Para-Fiscal Charge

20.12.2016 - Third Advanced Soft Skills Training for Inspectors

20.12.2016 - Building Capacity of Enforcement Professionals

20.12.2016 - Agriculture Inspection Training

16.12.2016 - Budget Procedures Upgraded

16.12.2016 - Changes to two critically important bylaws

16.12.2016 - Establishing Efficient Enforcement

16.12.2016 - Second Advanced Soft Skills Training Event for Inspectors

06.12.2016 - Government Adopts 2017 Budget Bill

06.12.2016 - Record Number of Permits Issued in September 2016 – tangible results of the construction permitting reform

06.12.2016 - Good Regulatory Practice at Western Balkans Regional Conference

28.11.2016 - Significant Increase in the Number of Construction Permits

28.11.2016 - Efficient Enforcement of Loans - better business environment with lower risk for investors

28.11.2016 - Modern Inspection Standards

21.11.2016 - Advanced Soft Skills Training Session for Inspectors

21.11.2016 - Preparing 2017 Program Budget

17.11.2016 - Positive Trends in Serbia's Competiveness and Economic Growth

14.11.2016 - Public Investment Management (PIM) System for Serbia

14.11.2016 - E-Government Directorate Launches Tender for Public Procurement of E-Inspector Software

14.11.2016 - Real Property Valuation Bill Enters Parliamentary Enactment Procedure

07.11.2016 - Impact Assessment of Construction Permitting Reform – Where we are today and where we want to be?

28.10.2016 - Construction permitting reform rank Serbia among leading countries in the world

26.10.2016 - USAID Business Enabling Project (USAID BEP) Supports Ministry of Finance (MoF) Budget Department (BD) in Streamlining Communication, Coordination and Management Practice

26.10.2016 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Promotes Efficient Enforcement to Resolve Non-Performing Loans (NPL)

17.10.2016 - Inspections Reform in Serbia Presented to Global Stakeholder Audience

17.10.2016 - Institutionalization of Program Budgeting (PB) Course

17.10.2016 - Technical Assistance for Harmonization of Legislative Framework for Construction Permitting

17.10.2016 - USAID BEP Presents Law on Inspection Oversight to Labor Inspectors

17.10.2016 - Building Capacity of Enforcement Professionals

11.10.2016 - Set of Recommendations for Streamlining Para-fiscal Charges to Ministry of Finance (MoF)

11.10.2016 - Program Budgeting (PB) Course

11.10.2016 - Four-Day Study Visit on Program Budgeting to Dutch Ministry of Finance

11.10.2016 - Momentum for Inspections Reform

03.10.2016 - Support for Development of Critical Fire-Safety Regulations

03.10.2016 - Optimizing Costs of Enforcement

03.10.2016 - Building Joint Regional Platform to Strengthen Micro Financing and Financial Inclusion

27.09.2016 - USAID BEP Trains 250 Professionals in New Inspections Framework

27.09.2016 - USAID BEP and NALED Train Serbia's Key Construction Permitting Authorities

27.09.2016 - Improvement of Judiciary's Capacity to Enforce Judgments

20.09.2016 - Advanced Train-the-Trainers Inspection Course Completes

20.09.2016 - Improvements to System for Enforcement of Judgments in Western Serbia

20.09.2016 - Equipment Investment Grant Scheme Successfully Implemented

20.09.2016 - Seminar on Inspection Oversight

12.09.2016 - Participants in Study Tour to Denmark Propose Improvements to Construction Permitting to Government of Serbia

12.09.2016 - Seminar on Inspection Oversight

12.09.2016 - USAID BEP Assists Ukrainian Policymakers in Enhancing Enforcement of Court Decisions

06.09.2016 - Workshops on Program Budgeting Improvement

06.09.2016 - Process of Sector Law Harmonization

06.09.2016 - Serbian Construction Permitting Reformists Learn from Europe's Best

06.09.2016 - Dialogue between Judiciary and Businesses in Western Serbia region

29.08.2016 - Completing Online Registry of Planning Documents

29.08.2016 - Training on Budget Information System (BIS)

29.08.2016 - Strengthening Public Investment Management (PIM) System

29.08.2016 - Assistsing Ukrainian Policymakers in Enhancing Enforcement of Court Decisions

23.08.2016 - Record Number of Permits Issued in June 2016

16.08.2016 - New Budget Information System for Government of Serbia (GoS)

16.08.2016 - USAID BEP Priorities and Recommendations Reflected in Prime Minister Program

16.08.2016 - USAID BEP Helps Streamline Construction Land Contribution to Benefit Developers and Local Authorities

16.08.2016 - Performance Monitoring and Reporting Procedures

16.08.2016 - Improvement of Enforcement of Defaulted Loans

16.08.2016 - Sharing Program Budgeting Reform Experiences

29.07.2016 - Legal Framework for Non-Bank Financial Institutions (NBFIs)

29.07.2016 - Preventive Role of Inspections

29.07.2016 - Software to Monitor Performance of Construction Permitting Authorities

29.07.2016 - Construction Permits Reach New High in May 2016

29.07.2016 - Support to Improve to Program Budgeting

20.07.2016 - USAID BEP Continues to Support Ministry of Finance in Enhancing Program Budgeting

20.07.2016 - Third Standard Cost Model (SCM) Study and Benefits of New KEPU Rulebook

20.07.2016 - Inspections Reform Continues to Drive Registration of New Businesses

20.07.2016 - Responding to World Bank’s Doing Business Reform Memorandum

12.07.2016 - e-Training for Local Government Inspectors

12.07.2016 - Technical Assistance to Improve Public Investment Management with International Monetary Fund (IMF)

12.07.2016 - USAID BEP Helps Key Serbian Permitting Authorities Improve Performance

07.07.2016 - Training Inspectors on New Inspections Approach and Procedures

07.07.2016 - Successful Conclusion of Grants Program

06.07.2016 - USAID BEP marks the end of the internship program

06.07.2016 - Improvements to Program Budgeting

06.07.2016 - First Advanced Train-the-Trainers Inspection Course

06.07.2016 - Construction Permitting Reform Drives Serbia’s Economic Recovery

06.07.2016 - Call for Procurement of Consulting Services for Inspections Reform

29.06.2016 - Improvements to System for Enforcement of Judgments

29.06.2016 - Key Permitting Authorities Agree to Construction Permitting Improvements

29.06.2016 - USAID BEP Assists in Local Governments’ Implementation of Program Budgeting

22.06.2016 - International Monetary Fund (IMF) Mission Discusses Business Environment Priorities with USAID BEP

22.06.2016 - New Budget Management Information System for Ministry of Finance (MoF) Budget Department

20.06.2016 - Full Implementation of Law on Inspection Oversight

20.06.2016 - Business Processes Analyses

20.06.2016 - Improving Program Budgets of Local Authorities

20.06.2016 - International Organizations Assess Implementation of Small Business Act

08.06.2016 - Legal Framework for Non-Bank Financial Institutions (NBFIs)

08.06.2016 - Call for Businesses to Participate in Grant Innovation Program

08.06.2016 - Policy Workshop on New Financial Institutions

08.06.2016 - Implementation of Construction Permits Reform

08.06.2016 - Expert Assistance to Tax, Plant Protection, and Veterinary Inspections

07.06.2016 - USAID BEP construction reform helps Serbia's GDP growth

01.06.2016 - Inventory of Planning Documents and Continues Supporting Implementation of Law on Planning and Construction

01.06.2016 - Public Investment Management (PIM) Reform

01.06.2016 - Developing Regulatory Framework for Non-Bank Financial Institutions in Serbia (NBFIs Working Group)

01.06.2016 - Meeting Head of World Bank's Doing Business Unit

24.05.2016 - Training for Architects and Planners on e-Permitting System

24.05.2016 - Seminar on Inspection Oversight

24.05.2016 - Public Investment Assistance in 2016 with Minister of Finance

18.05.2016 - Workshop with Ministry of Finance Budget Department (MoF BD)

18.05.2016 - Advanced Inspector Training

18.05.2016 - Assistance Improves New Law on Enforcement and Security

18.05.2016 - Developing Regulatory Framework for Nonbank Financial Institution in Serbia (NBFIs Working Group)

12.05.2016 - Efficiency and Transparency of Inspections Increased

05.05.2016 - Supporting Inspection Oversight Reform

05.05.2016 - Construction Permits Call Center

05.05.2016 - Improving Program Budgets of Local Authorities

05.05.2016 - Inspection Oversight Coordination Board Seventh Session

05.05.2016 - Final Inspectors Training

05.05.2016 - World Bank's Doing Business

05.05.2016 - Guide on Implementation of Law on Planning and Construction

05.05.2016 - Implementation of Construction Permitting Reform

05.05.2016 - Law on Inspection Oversight Becomes Fully Effective

14.04.2016 - E-Construction Permitting System has Successful Launch

14.04.2016 - Accuracy of Reporting Doing Business Reforms

14.04.2016 - Annual Conference of Professional Enforcement Officers (PEOs)

14.04.2016 - Support to Ministry of Finance (MoF) to Improve Public Investment Management

14.04.2016 - Banks and Leasing Companies Invited to Participate in Grant Support Program for Businesses

14.04.2016 - e-Learning for Local Government Inspectors

05.04.2016 - Banks and Leasing Companies Invited to Participate in Ministry's Grant Support Program for Businesses Designed by USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP)

24.03.2016 - Media Brunch to Highlight Importance of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) to Serbia’s Economy

24.03.2016 - Budget Information Software

24.03.2016 - Law on Inspection Oversight

24.03.2016 - Inspection Oversight Coordination

24.03.2016 - More Construction Permits Issued in January 2016 than in Last Six Years

24.03.2016 - Implementation of Electronic Construction Permits

24.03.2016 - Data on Availability and Cost of Credit in Serbia for SMEs to Bankers

14.03.2016 - Law on Inspection Oversight Decrease Informal Employment

14.03.2016 - Construction Permitting Web Site – more than 1,000 Visits per Day since Beginning of this Year

14.03.2016 - Draft Water Resources Law

14.03.2016 - Second Meeting of Capital Projects Working Group

14.03.2016 - Property Valuation Law

14.03.2016 - Fifth Train-the-Trainers Inspection Course

24.02.2016 - Recommendations for Improvement of Doing Business Rankings to Government of Serbia Joint Working Group

24.02.2016 - Guide to Implementation of Law on Planning and Construction

24.02.2016 - Fourth Train the Trainers Inspection Course

24.02.2016 - Retreat with Ministry of Finance (MoF) on Strengthening Public Investment Management (PIM) System

05.02.2016 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Presents Results of its Third Standard Cost Model (SCM) Study

05.02.2016 - National Bank of Serbia (NBS) Invites USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) to Collaborate on Development of Regulatory Framework for Non-Depository, Non-Bank Financial Institutions (NBFIs)

05.02.2016 - New KEPU Rulebook

05.02.2016 - Inspection Oversight Coordination Board Holds Fifth Session

05.02.2016 - Assistance to the Ministry of Finance to Streamline Para-fiscal Charges

26.01.2016 - USAID STUDY DEMONSTRATES REFORMS ACHIEVE 15% ADMINISTRATIVE COSTS REDUCTION

26.01.2016 - E-Construction Permits System Launched

26.01.2016 - Strengthening Public Investment Management (PIM) System

26.01.2016 - Assistance for Implementation of Inspection Oversight Reform

11.01.2016 - Training for 195 "Super Users" of Electronic Construction Permitting System

11.01.2016 - e-Construction Permitting

11.01.2016 - Developing Budget Information System Software

11.01.2016 - Strengthening Public Finance Medium-Term Expenditure Framework

23.12.2015 - Training for e- Construction Permitting

23.12.2015 - Improving New Law on Enforcement and Security

23.12.2015 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Presents New KEPU Rulebook

23.12.2015 - Support to the Government of Serbia to Build on Construction Permitting Reform

23.12.2015 - Third Train the Trainers Inspection Course

10.12.2015 - Statistics Show Reform Impact

10.12.2015 - New KEPU Rulebook Adopted

10.12.2015 - First Year of Implementation Of The Law On Planning And Construction

10.12.2015 - Improvement of the Public Investment Management (PIM) Process

10.12.2015 - Train the Trainers Inspection Course

25.11.2015 - USAID’s Business Enabling Project Announces Results of Fifth Annual Serbian Business Survey

17.11.2015 - Guide to Implementation of Law on Inspection Oversight

17.11.2015 - Train the Trainers Inspection Course

17.11.2015 - 46 Days to e-Permitting

17.11.2015 - EU Progress Report and Foreign Investors Recognize On-Going Inspection and Construction permitting Reform as Crucially Important for Serbia

17.11.2015 - Inspection Oversight Coordination Board Holds Third Session with USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Support

17.11.2015 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Presents Law on Inspection Oversight in Čačak

17.11.2015 - EU Progress Report Highlights Several Issues that USAID BEP is Working on

02.11.2015 - World Bank’s Doing Business 2016 Recognizes Reforms Implemented in Serbia

02.11.2015 - Public Hearing on Real Estate Valuers Law

02.11.2015 - Public Investment Management (PIM) Reform

02.11.2015 - Regional Conference on the Grey Economy

02.11.2015 - Law on Inspection Oversight to Businesses and Inspectors

02.11.2015 - Workshop for Young Entrepreneurs

30.10.2015 - USAID BEP's Economic Impact Report

26.10.2015 - Construction Permitting Reform is Having Impact

26.10.2015 - Law on Inspection Oversight Shows First Measurable Effects in Increasing Registered Entrepreneurs

26.10.2015 - Public Investment Management (PIM) System

26.10.2015 - Initiative for Better Finance at Regional Women Conference

26.10.2015 - Rotational Trainings with Banks

26.10.2015 - Law on Inspection Oversight in Sombor and Požarevac

20.10.2015 - Develop New Budget Management Information System

20.10.2015 - Law on Inspection Oversight in Pirot

16.10.2015 - Forum for Region's Ministers to Exchange Best Construction Permitting

16.10.2015 - E-Inspector

16.10.2015 - Inspection Oversight Coordination Board

16.10.2015 - Workshops to Improve Program Budgeting

12.10.2015 - Construction permitting reform for a more competitive region

30.09.2015 - Law on Inspection Oversight in Užice

30.09.2015 - Bylaws to Implement Law on Inspection Oversight Adopted

30.09.2015 - Implementation of "E-Inspector" System

28.09.2015 - Construction Permits Increased in Serbia

28.09.2015 - Workshops on Program Budgeting Improvement

28.09.2015 - Finance Workshop for Women in Cacak

09.09.2015 - Strengthening Program Budgeting Framework and Performance Indicators

09.09.2015 - Improvement of Program Budget Structure

09.09.2015 - Law on Inspection Oversight in Jablanica Administrative District

31.08.2015 - Number of Construction Permits Issued in First Half of 2015 Highest in Six Years

31.08.2015 - Document Impact of Construction Permits Reform for World Bank’s Doing Business Team

31.08.2015 - Streamlining of Para-fiscal Charges

31.08.2015 - KEPU Rulebook

18.08.2015 - Workshops to Improve Program Budgeting

18.08.2015 - New Draft of KEPU Rulebook

11.08.2015 - First Meeting of Inspection Oversight Coordination Board

11.08.2015 - Regulatory Constraints to Leasing Growth

11.08.2015 - Project Investment Management (PIM) System in Serbia

05.08.2015 - Citizens' Guide to Budget

05.08.2015 - Implementation of Law on Inspection Oversight

28.07.2015 - SME Council Kick-Off Meeting

28.07.2015 - Establishment of Inspections Coordination Commission

28.07.2015 - Improving Regulatory Framework for Construction Permitting One-Stop-Shops

21.07.2015 - Training for Ministry of Finance (MoF) Analysts

21.07.2015 - Law on Inspection Oversight at Kragujevac Regional Chamber of Commerce

21.07.2015 - "Countdown" Campaign on Application of Law on Inspection Oversight to Unregistered Entities

14.07.2015 - Serbian Parliament Adopts Amendments to Mortgage Law

14.07.2015 - Three-Day Study Tour for Serbian Ministry of Finance Delegation

14.07.2015 - Focus Group with National Bank of Serbia (NBS) to Discuss Constraints to Leasing Industry Growth

14.07.2015 - Law on Inspection Oversight in Subotica

14.07.2015 - Deputy Prime-Minister Mihajlovic Pays Visit to Construction Permits Call Center

14.07.2015 - Work on Property Valuation Reform

13.07.2015 - Adjusting One Stop Shop Regulations

13.07.2015 - Working Breakfast with Minister of Finance

19.06.2015 - USAID BEP Extended

18.06.2015 - Technical Specifications for Development of New Budget Management Information System

09.06.2015 - Public Policy Secretariat (PPS) Reforming Serbian Government's Planning System

09.06.2015 - IKEA Receives Construction Permit

09.06.2015 - Presentation of the Law on Inspection Oversight in Valjevo

09.06.2015 - Retreat on Bylaws under Law on Inspection Oversight

09.06.2015 - Drafting Group for KEPU Regulatory Changes

03.06.2015 - Streamlined Procedures for Water Authorities Implementation of Construction Permits Reform

03.06.2015 - Law on Inspection Oversight Bylaws

27.05.2015 - Presentation of the Law on Inspection Oversight to Private and Public Sector Representatives in Vrnjačka Banja

27.05.2015 - Medium-term Planning and Budgeting

27.05.2015 - Working Group for Inspection Oversight Bylaws

27.05.2015 - Improving Dialogue between Banks and Professional Enforcement Officers (PEOs)

19.05.2015 - Call Center for Construction Permits

19.05.2015 - Law on Inspection Oversight

19.05.2015 - Advocating for Removing or Reducing Parafiscal Charges in Serbia

19.05.2015 - Streamline Capital Project Management

19.05.2015 - Government of Serbia Establishes Council for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises, Entrepreneurship and Competitiveness (Council

19.05.2015 - Seminar on Commodity Exchange Legislation

14.05.2015 - On May 12, 2015, the EU Economic and Financial Affairs Council highlighted several issues that USAID BEP is working on as key accomplishments and future steps for Serbia

07.05.2015 - Call Center and Website to Support Implementation of Construction Permitting One-Stop-Shops

07.05.2015 - Two-Day Conference “Belgrade Initiative – Resolution of Non-Performing Loans in Serbia”

07.05.2015 - Improvements to Small Business Certification Scheme

07.05.2015 - Discussing Necessary Changes to Leasing Regulations

30.04.2015 - Path to Improve Real Estate Valuation

30.04.2015 - Access to Finance Day

30.04.2015 - Government of Serbia Adopts Decree on Location Conditions

30.04.2015 - Implementation Plan for Law on Inspection Oversight

28.04.2015 - INTERNATIONAL INVITATION FOR TENDERERS PROCUREMENT OF DESIGNING, DEVELOPMENT AND TESTING SOFTWARE APPLICATION FOR SUPPORT OF UNIFIED PROCEDURE FOR ISSUING CONSTRUCTION E-PERMIT, CONDUCT TRAININGS OF KEY USERS (TRAINERS) AND PROVISION OF MAINTENANCE SERVICES TO THE SERBIAN BUSINESS REGISTRY AGENCY (SBRA)

22.04.2015 - Serbian Parliament Adopts Law on Inspection Oversight Developed with USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP)

22.04.2015 - Joint Priorities for 2015

22.04.2015 - Methodology for Development of Central Government Bodies’ Medium-Term Plans

22.04.2015 - Action Plan for KEPU (Retail Operations Ledger) Reform

15.04.2015 - Property Valuation Reform

15.04.2015 - Streamlining of Para-fiscal Charges

07.04.2015 - National Assembly Debates Bill on Inspection Oversight

07.04.2015 - Changes to Cadaster Legislation to Facilitate Construction Permitting Reform

07.04.2015 - e-Inspection Business Process Analysis Procurement

07.04.2015 - Reform of KEPU

07.04.2015 - World Bank Doing Business Report Contributors’ Meetings

25.03.2015 - Transparency Serbia Hails Drafting of Law on Inspection Oversight as Best Regulatory Practice

25.03.2015 - Second Presentation of Bill on Inspection Oversight to Parliamentary Economic Caucus

25.03.2015 - Implementation of Construction Permitting One-Stop-Shops

17.03.2015 - Serbia Participates in Global Conference on Public Private Dialogue

17.03.2015 - Presentation of Bill on Inspection Oversight to Parliament’s Economic Caucus

17.03.2015 - e-Permitting System

17.03.2015 - First Supply Chain Finance Facility in Serbia

17.03.2015 - Better Loan Enforcement to Bankers

16.03.2015 - Transparency Serbia underlines Law on Inspection Oversight, this law-making process and Law’s ancillary documents as example of good regulatory practice and guideline (“guidepost”) which other regulators should follow.

11.03.2015 - Online portal to facilitate doing business

09.03.2015 - More than 2.000 professionals trained

09.03.2015 - Bylaws and Guidance for Implementation of Law on Planning and Construction

09.03.2015 - Planning and Budgeting System reform continues

09.03.2015 - Trainings on Role of Good Accountant in Improving Financing

03.03.2015 - MODERNIZING INSPECTIONS OVERSIGHT– PREVENTION BEFORE REPRESSION

24.02.2015 - Fire Protection Law Prepared

24.02.2015 - "Role of Good Accountant in Access to Finance for SMEs" Across Serbia

20.02.2015 - Draft Law on Inspection Oversight Cleared by the Government of Serbia (GoS) Committees

20.02.2015 - Stakeholders educated on Implementation of Reformed Permitting System

20.02.2015 - Bylaws for Implementation of Law on Planning and Construction (LPC)

20.02.2015 - Retreat with Center of Government (CoG) Institutions

12.02.2015 - MANUAL FOR RECRUITMENT AND SELECTION OF YOUNG PROFESSIONALS FOR WORK PLACEMENT AND INTERNSHIP PROGRAMS IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

10.02.2015 - Two-Day Retreat with Ministry of Finance Budget Department

10.02.2015 - Implementation of Reformed Permitting System

10.02.2015 - Bylaws to Implement Amended Law on Planning and Construction

10.02.2015 - Media Brunch on Access to Finance and Non-Bank Financial Institutions (NBFIs)

21.01.2015 - Draft Law on Inspection Oversight

21.01.2015 - Public Administration Reform

16.01.2015 - National Parliament Adopts New Energy Law and Amendments to Law on Planning and Construction

16.01.2015 - Working Group Completes Drafts of First Two Bylaws Under Law on Planning and Construction

16.01.2015 - Harmonization of Legal Framework for Construction Permitting "One-Stop-Shops"

16.01.2015 - Model Ordinance on Land Development Contribution to 145 Cities and Municipalities

29.12.2014 - Implementation of One-Stop-Shops for Construction Permitting

29.12.2014 - 2015 Budget Bill in Program Budgeting Form

29.12.2014 - Annual Business Survey and Access to Finance for Agro Sector to Local Economic Development Offices

18.12.2014 - Parliament of Serbia Adopts Law on Planning and Construction

18.12.2014 - Implementing Program Budgeting

18.12.2014 - Government Internship Program Points the Way to Hiring Talented Public Servants

03.12.2014 - Government of Serbia Approves Draft Law on Planning and Construction

03.12.2014 - Financial Stability Reform

03.12.2014 - Forum on Strategic Partnerships and Mergers and Acquisitions in Serbia and the Region

03.12.2014 - Draft Law on Inspection Oversight Delivered to Public Authorities for Comments

25.11.2014 - Government of Serbia Adopts Commodity Exchange Law

25.11.2014 - Role of Good Accountant in Access to Finance for SMEs

25.11.2014 - Draft Law on Inspection Oversight will Enter Parliamentary Procedure in 2014

25.11.2014 - Training for Budget Beneficiaries on New Budget Preparation Software (BPS)

25.11.2014 - International Conference “Strengthening SMEs through EU Guarantee Schemes and the COSME Program”

25.11.2014 - Three-Day Workshop Organized for Local Economic Development Offices by USAID Sustainable Local Development Project (SLDP) in Nis

25.11.2014 - Inter-Ministerial Review of Amendments to Law on Planning and Construction Developed

25.11.2014 - USAID BEP Meets Minister of Economy to Discuss Further Cooperation

25.11.2014 - Work on Property Valuation Reform

25.11.2014 - Manual and Training Videos on Role of Good Accounting in Access to Finance

25.11.2014 - Strengthening Good Governance at Local Level

21.11.2014 - USAID BUSINESS SURVEY FINDS SLIGHTLY IMPROVED BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT BURDENED BY ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES AND LACK OF CAPITAL

04.11.2014 - Workshops on Labor Law Amendments

04.11.2014 - Dialog between Banks and Professional Enforcement Officers

04.11.2014 - National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia Adopts Amendments to Investment Funds Law

04.11.2014 - Draft Law on Inspection Oversight in Relevant Ministries

04.11.2014 - Action Plan to Implement Law on Inspection Oversight

04.11.2014 - Delegation of European Union (EU) to Serbia Reacts Positively to Draft Law on Inspection Oversight

21.10.2014 - Completion of Draft Law on Planning and Construction (LPC)

21.10.2014 - Progress with Program Budgeting Implementation

21.10.2014 - USAID BEP and Ministry of Labor, Employment, Veterans' and Social Issues (MLEVSI) Present Labor Law Amendments in Leskovac and Subotica

14.10.2014 - Finalization of the Draft Law on Inspection Oversight

14.10.2014 - Second Roundtable With Banking Sector

14.10.2014 - Training for Labor Inspectors in Implementing Labor Law

13.10.2014 - ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM ON PARA-FISCAL CHARGES

03.10.2014 - USAID BEP and Association of Leasing Companies in Serbia (ALCS) Agree on Continuing Cooperation

03.10.2014 - Final Public Session on Draft Inspection Law

26.09.2014 - 2014 World Economic Forum report – Serbia improved, but business climate still suffers from inefficient government bureaucracy, corruption and access to finance

23.09.2014 - Labor Law Amendments presented in Pancevo and Sombor

23.09.2014 - Public Consultation on Draft Inspections Oversight Law Continues

23.09.2014 - Report on Impact Assessment for Microfinance in Serbia to Ministry of Finance (MoF) and National Bank of Serbia (NBS)

23.09.2014 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) and Ministry of Finance (MoF) Hold First Meeting of Property Valuation Reform Working Group

17.09.2014 - Promotion of the Labor Law Amendments

17.09.2014 - Public Consultations on Draft Inspection Oversight Law

17.09.2014 - Study Tour to Macedonia to Examine Electronic Construction Permitting System

17.09.2014 - Roundtable on Regulatory Impact Analysis (RIA) organized by US Embassy

17.09.2014 - Improved Draft Commodity Exchange Law

10.09.2014 - Seminar on Labor Law Amendments in Novi Sad

10.09.2014 - Public Consultation on Draft Inspection Oversight Law

10.09.2014 - Property Valuation Reform Working Group

10.09.2014 - Draft amendments to Law on Planning and Construction undergoing Inter-Ministerial review

10.09.2014 - Upgraded and Improved Budget IT System

05.09.2014 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) and Ministry of State Administration and Local Government (MoSALG) Launched Public Consultations on Draft Inspection Oversight Law

29.08.2014 - USAID Business Enabling Project and EU Accession

28.08.2014 - Public Consultations on Draft Inspection Oversight Law

28.08.2014 - Joint Labor Law Outreach and Education Plan

28.08.2014 - Business Web Portal poslovanje.rs

28.08.2014 - Public Consultations on Draft Law on Planning and Construction

19.08.2014 - USAID BEP helps Ministry of State Administration and Local Self-Government (MoSALG) develop e-Inspections

19.08.2014 - Assistance to Autonomous Province of Vojvodina (APV) in Implementing Program Budgeting

12.08.2014 - More than 800 Participants Attend Public Discussions on the Draft Law on Planning and Construction

12.08.2014 - Inspection Reform Moves Forward

12.08.2014 - IT Solutions for Inspections, Construction Permits and Program Budgeting

12.08.2014 - Set of Recommendations for Para-Fiscal Fees and Charges Reform

24.07.2014 - Changes to Labor Law a Major Step Forward

24.07.2014 - USAID BEP helps Government get construction permits reform back on track

24.07.2014 - The Extension of Collective Bargaining Agreements: Killing Investment and Jobs to Maintain Union Power

24.07.2014 - Transactional real estate database

10.07.2014 - USAID BEP participates in roundtable to Analyze Informal Economy and Inspections

10.07.2014 - USAID BEP provides assistance to Autonomous Province of Vojvodina (APV) in implementing program budgeting

10.07.2014 - USAID BEP completes preliminary simulation of effects of Draft Law on Planning and Construction

23.06.2014 - USAID BEP and Center for Advanced Economic Studies (CEVES) organize roundtable devoted to banking sector policies on SME Finance

23.06.2014 - USAID BEP supports conference on how to apply Project Management in Government Sector

23.06.2014 - USAID BEP provides technical assistance to improve legal framework for Mortgages in Serbia

23.06.2014 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Launches Assistance to Autonomous Province of Vojvodina (APV) in Implementing Program Budgeting (PB)

23.06.2014 - USAID BEP shares know-how on inspection supervision

23.06.2014 - Video in support of Labor Law Reform very popular on YouTube

19.06.2014 - USAID TO SUPPORT IMPLEMENTATION OF PLANNING AND CONSTRUCTION LAW

17.06.2014 - USAID BEP Paves Way for Inspection Oversight Reform through Cooperation with Partners

13.06.2014 - USAID Business Enabling Project and NALED Presented Second Regulatory Index of Serbia (RIS) 2014

13.06.2014 - USAID Business Enabling Project and NALED Launch New Video on Labor Law

13.06.2014 - Prime Minister Vucic announces key reforms processes

06.06.2014 - II REGULATORY INDEX OF SERBIA PRESENTED

04.06.2014 - REFORMING INSPECTION OVERSIGHT: Alignment with global good practices and standards

03.06.2014 - Law on Inspection Oversight by the end of 2014

03.06.2014 - USAID BEP presents preliminary findings on KEPU (Ledger Book) to the Ministry of Trade and Telecommunications (MoTT) and Serbian Chamber of Commerce (SCC)

28.05.2014 - USAID BEP signs Memorandum of Understanding with Serbian Chamber of Commerce (SCC) for development of SME access to finance web portal

16.05.2014 - Program Budget Retreat with the Ministry of Finance Budget Department

16.05.2014 - USAID BEP Invited to Provide Technical Assistance to New Government of Serbia for Legislating Construction Permits Reform

16.05.2014 - Improved Mortgage Law

16.05.2014 - Labor Law Reform in Serbia Comes Closer to Reality

30.04.2014 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Helps Develop Fiscal Multipliers to Increase Ministry of Finance and Fiscal Council (FC) Capability to Evaluate Impact of Fiscal Consolidation on Serbian Economic Recovery

30.04.2014 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) and National Alliance for Local Economic Development (NALED) Evaluate Reform of Non-Tax and Para-Fiscal Charges

22.04.2014 - Synergy - Business Journal of the National Alliance for Local Economic Development

15.04.2014 - USAID Helps Business Associations Improve Advocacy and Lobbying

09.04.2014 - The United States Agency for International Development (USAID)/Serbia has published its Annual Program Statement (APS) called "Serbia Civil Society Partners". Serbian organizations that are interested to apply may find the solicitation here >>>

09.04.2014 - USAID BEP supports Ministry of Finance and National Bank of Serbia in developing microfinance industry in Serbia

08.04.2014 - USAID BEP and Ministry of Finance (MoF) continue progress with Program Budget Implementation

07.04.2014 - First Deputy Prime Minister Vucic announces reforms including Laws involving USAID BEP assistance

01.04.2014 - USAID BEP Supports National Bank of Serbia (NBS) in developing transactional real estate database

21.03.2014 - Implementation of the project “Better Public Administration through Internship Placement” continuous

19.03.2014 - Improving real estate valuation

19.03.2014 - USAID BEP brings young and talented interns to the Government of Serbia (GoS) counterparts

19.03.2014 - USAID BEP recommendations are a part of the Entrepreneurship Development Strategy and Action Plan

19.03.2014 - USAID BEP continues to provide technical assistance to the Ministry of Construction and Urbanism (MCU) for Reforming the Construction Permitting

19.03.2014 - Outreach on the Importance of Labor Law Reform

28.02.2014 - Serbia's urban plans on internet by end of year

25.02.2014 - Law on Inspection Oversight

25.02.2014 - Decrease of Cost of Doing Business for SMEs

21.01.2014 - USAID BEP coordinates reforms of Para-Fiscal Fees and Charges

21.01.2014 - Next Steps in Business Inspection Reform

21.01.2014 - Programme Budgeting: More Transparency for Better Results

20.01.2014 - Programme Budgeting: More Transparency for Better Results

16.01.2014 - Full report of the Business Survey 2013

24.12.2013 - Efforts in improving inspection oversight reform and combatting shadow economy publicly recognized

24.12.2013 - Public Discussion on Draft Law on Spatial Development and Construction continues.

24.12.2013 - USAID BEP and Association of Serbian Banks (ASB) Propose Improvements to Regulation Governing Enforcement on Collateral

24.12.2013 - ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES COST SERBIAN BUSINESSES EUR1.07 BILLION

02.12.2013 - Finalization of the Draft Law on Charges for usage of public goods within comprehensive para-fiscal charges reforms

26.11.2013 - Implementation of Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium (DSGE)

21.11.2013 - Public Discussion on Commodity Exchange Law

18.11.2013 - Draft Law on Inspection Oversight

13.11.2013 - USAID BUSINESS SURVEY FINDS SLIGHTLY IMPROVED BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT BURDENED BY RED TAPE AND INTEREST RATES

08.11.2013 - SERBIA'S BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT IMPROVES ACCORDING TO PRELIMINARY RESULTS FROM USAID BUSINESS SURVEY

07.11.2013 - Ministry of Construction and Urban Planning Releases Draft Law on Spatial Development and Construction Stipulating New Construction Permitting Procedure: Investors Hopeful, Public Administration Cautious

06.11.2013 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Starts Cooperation with EU Reforming Policy Coordination of the Government of Serbia Project

05.11.2013 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) to Organize Training for the Newly Appointed Enforcement Officers for the Chamber of Enforcement Officers

04.11.2013 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Organizes Factoring Workshops in Valjevo and Kraljevo

22.10.2013 - USAID BEP and Ministry of Finance (MoF) successfully pilot new program budgeting (pb) methodology

22.10.2013 - USAID Business Enabling Project BEP supports National Bank of Serbia (NBS) in Improving real estate valuation

21.10.2013 - USAID BEP and Employers' Association of Serbia organize roundtable for women in business

21.10.2013 - USAID BEP educates stakeholders on Public-Private Partnerships (PPP)

18.10.2013 - USAID BEP and Commodity Exchange law drafting group representatives hold public discussion with banks

07.10.2013 - USAID BEP and Ministry of Justice and State Administration (MoJSA) agree on structure and content of first Draft of Law on Inspections

07.10.2013 - USAID BEP continues activities to improve leasing environment

07.10.2013 - USAID BEP helps Securities Commission (SC) build supervision capacities

07.10.2013 - USAID BEP helps draft Law on Venture Capital

07.10.2013 - USAID BEP and Pozarevac Regional Chamber of Commerce Hold Presentation of Shadow Economy Study

18.09.2013 - USAID BEP and Ministry of Finance moving forward with program budget reform.

11.09.2013 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) and Ministry of Construction and Urban Planning finalize first draft of Law on Planning and Construction

11.09.2013 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) and Commodity Exchange Law drafting group hold public discussion with major grain exporters

11.09.2013 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Helps the Public Debt Authority (PDA) Analyze Methods for Development of the Retail Government Debt Program

22.08.2013 - Inspections Reform Strategy

22.08.2013 - First working version of draft changes to Law on Planning And Construction is completed

21.08.2013 - Commodity Exchange Law Drafting Group continues work on Regulatory Impact Assessment

21.08.2013 - USAID BEP participates in second meeting of Inter-Ministerial Drafting Group for new Law on Planning and Construction

20.08.2013 - Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Commission adopted Value-for-Money Methodology (VfMM)

20.08.2013 - Work on Factoring Law Acknowledged by International Factoring Group (IFG)

26.07.2013 - Draft Commodity Exchange Law

25.07.2013 - Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Commission Adopted the Value-for-Money Methodology (VfMM) Developed by USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP)

23.07.2013 - Government of Serbia Announces that it Turns its Focus to Economy

22.07.2013 - Support to the continuous tracking of regulatory reform effects on economy

19.07.2013 - Concept of the Future Law on Inspections

18.07.2013 - Women in Parliament in the Labor Law Reforms

17.07.2013 - Seven Roundtables on Improving Access to Finance

16.07.2013 - Round table on Access to Finance in the Belgrade Chamber of Commerce

16.07.2013 - Factoring Law Adopted

27.06.2013 - USAID Launches Guide to Reform Serbia's Construction Permeting Process

26.06.2013 - Chamber of Enforcement Officers Recognizes USAID Business Enabling Project (USAID BEP) for Successful Cooperation in Enforcement Reform

25.06.2013 - Ministry of Justice and State Administration officially appoints two USAID BEP experts to Inspections Law drafting group

21.06.2013 - USAID BEP and Belgrade Open School complete selection of 15 interns

20.06.2013 - Ministry of Finance and Economy (MoFE) releases new equipment grant scheme developed with assistance from USAID BEP

19.06.2013 - USAID BEP and Ministry of Finance and Economy organize roundtable with businesses from Nis region

18.06.2013 - Serbian Association of Managers (SAM) and USAID BEP organized working breakfast on collateral requirements

17.06.2013 - Construction Permitting Reform Concept

14.06.2013 - USAID Business Enabling Project to join Inspections Law Working Group

29.05.2013 - Joint activities of business associations on Labor Policy Reforms

29.05.2013 - Continous advocacy for Inspections Reform

28.05.2013 - Training for Enforcement Officers and best practices workshop on Supervision of Enforcement Officers

28.05.2013 - New finance facilities for Access to Finance for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs)

27.05.2013 - Two-day Workshop for Commodity Exchange Law Working Group

24.05.2013 - Intra-governmental Work Group for Implementation of Program Budget

24.05.2013 - Study on “The Shadow Economy in Serbia: New findings and recommendations for Reform” presented in Parliament

23.05.2013 - Improvement of the Public Administration Reform Strategy with regard to Inspections

23.05.2013 - Draft concept of Construction Permitting Reform is ready

22.05.2013 - Factoring Law in the Parliament

14.05.2013 - USAID BEP launches Public Sector Capacity Building programs

13.05.2013 - USAID BEP holds fifth thematic discussion on Labor Law Reforms

10.05.2013 - Ministry of Finance and Economy announces final elimination of land use charge based on USAID BEP Study

09.05.2013 - USAID BEP continues to participate in joint Working Group on harmonization of securities regulation at invitation of the Ministry of Finance and Economy

08.05.2013 - USAID Business Enabling Project Initiates Public-Private Dialogue on “Deagencification“ in Serbia

26.04.2013 - USAID BEP builds consensus on the way forward to improve the Construction Permitting Reform Process

25.04.2013 - USAID Business Enabling Project helps Ministry of Finance Budget Department develop Fiscal Impact Assessment (FIA) Methodology

24.04.2013 - USAID BEP and Ministry of Finance and Economy start series of roundtables to promote financial strengthening of SMEs in Serbia

23.04.2013 - Leasing Industry - reform is needed

22.04.2013 - Series of roundtables with businesses on key business environment reforms

19.04.2013 - Agencies in Serbia - Analysis and Recommendations for Reform

19.04.2013 - Agencies in Serbia - Analysis and Recommendations for Reform - Executive Summary

02.04.2013 - U.S. Agency for International Development Announcement call for Public - Private Alliance Proposals in Serbia

01.04.2013 - The Shadow Economy in Serbia - New Findings and Implications for Economic Growth

01.04.2013 - USAID Outlines How to Improve Financing for Businesses

01.04.2013 - Practical Training of Enforcement Officers

01.04.2013 - NALED’s Grey Book and Reformers of the Year Awards

01.04.2013 - Improvement of the Serbia’s Corporate Bonds Market

01.04.2013 - Recommendations to Improve Liquidity

01.04.2013 - Business Environment Index

01.04.2013 - USAID Business Enabling Project is a part of New Working Group for Commodity Exchange Law

01.04.2013 - Evaluation of the Initiatives for Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) in Serbia

01.04.2013 - Big Step in Introduction of Program Budgeting

01.04.2013 - Further Streamlining of the Fees and Charges Imposed on Business

01.04.2013 - Training for MP’s and National Assembly staff on regulatory Impact assessment

01.04.2013 - Roundtable on Improving Real Estate Appraisal in Serbia

01.04.2013 - Internships Provide Opportunities for Youth and Increase GoS Capacity to Implement Reforms.

01.04.2013 - Coordination of the Social Partners in Shaping Reforms of Labor Law

01.04.2013 - Public debate on the Draft Law on Fees for Using Public Resources

20.03.2013 - USAID Study finds that reducing Serbia's shadow economy could increase tax revenues by 33 billion dinars in 3 years

07.03.2013 - Public debate on the Draft Law on Fees for Using Public Resources

30.01.2013 - Practical Training of Enforcement Officers - towards the successful Implementation of Law on Enforcement and Security through

30.01.2013 - USAID Business Enabling Project assists designing pilot grant scheme on equipment financing

30.01.2013 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) White Paper Recognized as an Important Guideline for Improving Access to Finance

18.01.2013 - Better Public Administration through Internship Placements

16.01.2013 - Development of the Concept of the VfMM that fit the best in Serbia's legal and economic contexts for PPPs and concessions

14.12.2012 - Labor law reform and policy changes critically needed to surmount Serbia's unemployment crisis, new study finds

30.11.2012 - Better Access to Finance is Essential for Job Creation and Growth - USAID Outlines How to Improve Financing for Businesses

21.11.2012 - Para-fiscal charges come out of the shadows and are eliminated

20.11.2012 - Reforms in construction permitting would lead to faster completion of projects, encourage economic growth and increase employment

19.11.2012 - Fiscal Council proposed fiscal consolidation measures for 2012-2016.

16.11.2012 - USAID BEP’s Annual Survey of 1,000 Businesses

15.11.2012 - Law on Factoring – facilitating growth of the factoring business

14.11.2012 - New Codex on Corporate Governance is Enacted

12.11.2012 - Campaign "Ask When" in support of a better business environment

09.11.2012 - Removing Para Fiscal charges in the construction industry

08.11.2012 - Training for the Judges – implementation of the most complex concepts of the Company Law and corporate governance

07.11.2012 - Collateral valuation is a vital problem in financing

06.11.2012 - Strengthening the Parliament’s Role in Budgetary Decision-Making and Planning

05.11.2012 - Serbian Government commits to improving business competitivness and continue with reforms

26.09.2012 - New Codex on Corporate Governance is Enacted

26.09.2012 - Fiscal Council proposed fiscal consolidation measures for 2012-2016

25.09.2012 - USAID Business Enabling Project and The Committee on Finance, State Budget and Control of Public Spending organized a seminar on "Strengthening the parliament’s role in budgetary decision-making and planning"

24.09.2012 - USAID Proposes Changes to Construction Permitting

24.09.2012 - Global competitiveness report

04.09.2012 - Implementation Roadmap for More Efficient Construction Permitting

04.09.2012 - Technical Assistance to Ministry of Finance and Economy in Streamlining Para-fiscal Charges

04.09.2012 - Campaign "Ask When" in support of the removal of Parafiscal Charges

08.06.2012 - Para fiscal charges cost Serbia's companies €730 million

08.06.2012 - Law on Factoring will help address illiquidity problem in Serbia

08.06.2012 - Capital Market Law - clear regulatory framework

08.06.2012 - Towards the implementation of the enforcement reform

08.06.2012 - Thorough reform of the inspections system needed for agricultural growth

08.06.2012 - E-Inspections pilot project

08.06.2012 - PPP commission approves first PPP project

08.06.2012 - USAID Business Enabling Project hosts panel on "The Changing Paradigm of Public Sector Finance" at Kopaonik Business Forum

08.06.2012 - Leading business associations united in advocating for inspections reform

08.06.2012 - New code on corporate governance

08.06.2012 - Effective use of performance indicators in planning and budgeting

08.06.2012 - Budget Department of Ministry of Finance considering faster introduction of Program Budgeting

08.06.2012 - USAID Business Enabling Project helps the Public Debt Administration (PDA) capacity building

08.06.2012 - USAID Business Enabling Project supports Securities Commission advanced training

08.06.2012 - Improving supervision within the Securities Commission

08.06.2012 - The Public Debt Administration (PDA) receives public debt risk management training

06.06.2012 - USAID and the Association of Employers highlight the challanges that women face when seeking financing

19.04.2012 - Hidden taxes cost Serbia's companies €730 million

19.04.2012 - Businesses Can Run, But They Cannot Hide - The system of non - tax and para - fiscal charges in Serbia - Inventory, analysis of effects, recommendations for reform

12.04.2012 - New rules, implementation and effects of the capital market law

03.04.2012 - USAID Business Enabling Project at Kopaonik Business Forum

03.04.2012 - Reigniting the Program Budgeting Reform

21.03.2012 - Improving public resource management in Serbia

19.03.2012 - USAID Business Enabling Project has published its Annual Program Statement.

16.03.2012 - The second annual meeting with representatives of media

13.03.2012 - Serbian E-Inspections Concept

11.03.2012 - First National Registry of Para-fiscal Charges Published

11.03.2012 - Focus Groups - Step towards the Inspections Reform Strategy

11.03.2012 - Support for the Implementation of the New PPP Legislation

11.03.2012 - Ministry of Justice Recruits Candidates for Enforcement Officers

11.03.2012 - New Strategy on Regulatory Reform

11.03.2012 - Labor Reform Process in Serbia is necessary

11.03.2012 - USAID BEP Begins Work with National Assembly to Increase its Role in Control of Public Spending

11.03.2012 - USAID BEP organized study tour to Italian Ministry of Finance and Economy (MEF) and Bank of Italy (BoI)

11.03.2012 - USAID Business Enabling Project Stresses Need for Budget Process Improvements at a Press Conference at the Chamber of Commerce

11.03.2012 - USAID Business Enabling Project and the Newly Appointed Director of the Public Debt Administration (PDA) Work Together to Improve PDA's Institutional and Reporting Capacities

11.03.2012 - USAID Business Enabling Project Trained Macro-Fiscal Department (MFD), Public Debt Authority (PDA), Treasury Authority (TA) and the Fiscal Council (FC) Staff on Public Debt Sustainability

11.03.2012 - USAID Business Enabling Project Assistance to Securities Commission Yields Results

11.03.2012 - USAID Business Enabling Project Continues Efforts to Facilitate Access to Finance for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)

11.03.2012 - USAID Business Enabling Project Highlights Advantages of Modern Commodity Exchange

11.03.2012 - Coordinated Efforts in Enactment of Factoring Law

06.03.2012 - 12th Forum of Managers

01.02.2012 - Commodity Exchanges - An Opportunity for the Serbian Economy

01.02.2012 - USAID Business Enabling Project organized study tour to Italian Ministry of Finance and Economy (MEF) and Bank of Italy (BoI) on January 23 and 24

27.12.2011 - Regulatory Reform Strategy 2011-2014 presented

20.12.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project Supports Launching of New Draft Strategy for Regulatory Reform

14.12.2011 - Government of Serbia Establishes Working Group for Inspections Reform

14.12.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project Forges Partnerships to Promote PPPs in Serbia

14.12.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project Presents Results of Two Landmark Studies to All Major Business Associations and Representatives of the Government of Serbia

14.12.2011 - The Ministry of Justice Published Advertisement for Candidates for Taking Examination for Enforcement Officer

14.12.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project and Governmental Office for Regulatory Reform and Regulatory Impact Assessment Launch New Approaches to Regulatory Reform and Business-Public Dialogue

14.12.2011 - Deputy Prime-Minister and Head of the Inter-ministerial Working Group on Inspections Reform Ms. Verica Kalanovic To Discuss Key Elements of the Future Program for Inspections Reform with USAID Business Enabling Project's consultant Donald Macrae

14.12.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project Organizes an Introductory Public Debt Risk Management Training for the Public Debt Administration (PDA) and Treasury

14.12.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project Organizes Roundtable on "Strategic Planning and Budgeting Reforms" at the Serbian National Assembly

14.12.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project Organized a Journalist Brunch With Dusan Vujovic on Public Finance Management

14.12.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project Delivered Three Training Sessions for the Macro-Fiscal Department (MFD) of the Ministry of Finance (MoF) Under the Econometric Assistance Grant

14.12.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Continued to Deliver Capacity Building Assistance to the Fiscal Council

14.12.2011 - Securities Commission (SC) Successfully Launches the Capital Market Bylaws Developed in Cooperation with the USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP)

14.12.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project Presented at the Belgrade Stock Exchange (BSE) 10th International Conference

14.12.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project Continues Efforts to Develop Modern Commodity Exchange

14.12.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project organized Roundtable Discussions in Nis and Subotica on "Access to Finance for SMEs"

14.12.2011 - The Securities Commission Prepared for the Change in the Public Finance Law with Support of Business Enabling Project

21.11.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project initiates dialogue with small and medium - sized companies to faciliate access to financing

17.11.2011 - Government of Serbia set to make regulatory reforms based on a pair of groundbreaking studies

07.11.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Access to Finance  Roundtable Discussion in Nis

07.11.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Facilitates Discussion of New Legislation on Public Private Partnerships (PPPs)

04.11.2011 - Deputy Prime Minister Announces Initiative to Tackle Inspections Reform

04.11.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Prepares First Assessment of the Administrative Costs for Doing Business and First Comprehensive Business Survey in Serbia

04.11.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Plans to Enlist Support for Establishment of the Web-based Inventory of Spatial and Urban Plans

04.11.2011 - Second Conference on PPPs took Place in Belgrade on November 2nd

04.11.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Conducted a Review of the Public Debt Authority's (PDA) Debt Management System (TRASSET)

04.11.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Coordinated Donor on Performance Based Budgeting

04.11.2011 - Econometric and fiscal policy experts engaged by USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) assisted the Fiscal Council

04.11.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) started a series of roundtables on "Access to Finance for Small and Medium Enterprises"

04.11.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Continues Efforts to Develop Modern Commodity Exchange

04.11.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Provides Technical Assistance for the Capital Market Bylaws Development

04.11.2011 - The Securities Commission Prepared for the Change in the Public Finance Law with Support of USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP)

18.10.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Encourages and Enhances Public-Private Dialogue through Implementation of the Law on Enforcement and Security

18.10.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Technical Assistance to the Ministry of Justice Results in a New Bylaw for the Implementation of the Law on Enforcement and Security (Rulebook on Central Registry of Legal Subjects Enrolled in Book of Enforcement Debtors)

05.10.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP) Technical Assistance to the Ministry of Justice Results in a New Bylaw for the Implementation of the Law on Enforcement and Security (Rulebook on Examination for Enforcement Officer)

27.09.2011 - Officials call for reforms to Serbia's inspection system

22.09.2011 - Improving Skills of the Ministry of Finance Macro Fiscal Department To Provide Reliable Projections of Longer-term Fiscal Outcomes.

22.09.2011 - Series of round tables on "Small and Medium Enterprises Access to Finance"

22.09.2011 - Step in strengthening and development of Commodity Exchange

22.09.2011 - Capital Market Bylaws Development - Providing Technical Assistance and Regional Experience

22.09.2011 - Business Enabling Project Assists Launch of the New Regulatory Reform Cycle

22.09.2011 - Government of Serbia Adopts the Decree on the Conversion of the Usage Right on the Construction Land into Ownership Right

22.09.2011 - Inspections Reform to Encourage Channeling Grey Economy to Formal Sector and Help Legitimate Businesses Grow

21.09.2011 - First By-Law for Implementation of the Law on Enforcement and Security Adopted

25.08.2011 - Ministry of Justice and USAID Business Enabling Project Develop Bylaws to Guide Implementation of New Law on Enforcement and Security

25.07.2011 - Series of roundtables on Inspections reform

July - Ministry of Justice and USAID Business Enabling Project work on implementation of reformist Law on Enforcement and Security

27.06.2011 - Second Roundtable on Draft Decree on Conversion of the Usage Right on the Construction Land in the Ownership Right (Draft Decree) has been held

26.06.2011 - Translation of the newly adopted Capital Market Law

31.05.2011 - USAID Business Enabling Project has officially started its operations in Serbia

 

 

 

 


















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