ECONOMY

Greece agrees to invest in Serbian roads

Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister Petros Doukas (center) at a Greece-Serbia business council in Athens yesterday. The Greek government has agreed to invest a total of around 100 million euros to support Serbia’s highway development project that will link the Balkan country with the neighboring Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) and Greece. Serbian Economy Minister Mladjan Dinkic agreed to the deal with Greece’s Foreign Minister Dora Bakoyannis and Economy and Finance Minister Giorgos Alogoskoufis at yesterday’s meeting, according to a statement from the Serbian government. Greek businesses have invested more than 2.5 billion euros in Serbia.