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Philoxenia International Tourism Fair

The Republic of Srpska Tourism Organization took part in the 37th Philoxenia International Tourism Fair, which took place from 18 to 20 November 2022 in Thessaloniki. The exhibition area included presentations of the Tourism Organization of Trebinje, the Tourism Organization of Zvornik and the city of Zvornik. The focus of this year’s presentation was on the promotion of active tourism – rafting, skiing and other adrenaline

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Srpska’s Representative Office Received Plaque for Supporting the Festival

Last night (17 November 2022), the organizers of the International Children’s Folklore Festival Licider Heart presented certificates of appreciation and plaques to those who had supported and enabled successful holding of this event. The recipients included the Representative Office of the Republic of Srpska, which had been a co-organizer for many years. The Vice President of the Organizing Committee of the Licider Heart festival, Ivana Cvetković, said that the strong support of co-organizers and

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Gouillon: Three Times Larger Budget for Serbs in the Region

The Directorate for Cooperation with the Diaspora and Serbs in the Region within the Serbian Ministry of Foreign Affairs was allocated a three times larger budget for supporting the Serbs in the region and diaspora, said the director of the Directorate, Arnaud Gouillon. Gouillon said that the budget was increased at the proposal of the President of Serbia, Aleksandar Vučić, and that this showed the motherland’s great care for

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Herzeg House to Open in Belgrade

Yesterday, the Agrarian Fund of the city of Trebinje concluded an agreement with the city of Belgrade on the lease of premises for the opening of Herzeg House in the capital of Serbia. The director of the Trebinje Agrarian Fund, Veselin Dutina, who had signed the agreement, said that it was the first Herzeg House facility to open in Serbia already at the beginning of next year. Dutina said

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Conference on Serbia and Serbs in the Region; Meeting of over 100 Homeland Associations, Organizations and Institutions

The conference on Serbia and Serbs in the Region was held on 25 October 2022 in Matica Srpska in Novi Sad, gathering over 30 representatives of organizations and institutions from Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Hungary, Romania, North Macedonia and Montenegro. The goal of the conference was to strengthen mutual ties and improve cooperation between institutions from Serbia and Serbs

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Ugljevik Accordion Orchestra Delighted Vienna Audience

The multiple award-winning Accordion Orchestra from Ugljevik held a concert in Vienna, organized by the Representative Office of the Republic of Srpska in Austria. The concert in Vienna is this office’s present to the diaspora, and similar are expected to be organized in other Austrian cities, said the Head of the Republic of Srpska Representation in Austria, Mladen Filipović. – The energy and emotion that these young

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Award for Some New Broadway Film in Moscow

The film Some New Broadway, directed by Denis Bojić and produced by the Radio Television of the Republic of Srpska in cooperation with the Down Syndrome Center Banja Luka, received an award at the 19th Radiant Angel International Film Festival, which was held in Moscow this year. Some New Broadway won the second best documentary award at the festival. This year’s festival received

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Head of Republic of Srpska Representation in Hellenic Republic Meets Acting Consul of Republic of Serbia Consulate General in Thessaloniki

The Head of the Representative Office, Jelena Jovanović, met with the acting consul of the Republic of Serbia in Greece, Ms Jasmina Milačić. The meeting took place at the Serbian Consulate in Thessaloniki, and on that occasion the head of the Representation informed the consul of Serbia about the activities of the Representation. In a cordial and friendly atmosphere, among other things, the meeting discussed joint projects

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Fourth Serbian Studies School Held in Moscow

The fourth school of Serbian studies Dominants of Serbian Culture. Language, culture and history of Kosovo and Metohija was held in Moscow. This year, the school’s official theme was dedicated to the region of Kosovo and Metohija and its significance from a historical and cultural perspective. The school was attended by 35 students and postgraduates from Moscow, Minsk, Saint Petersburg, Nizhny Novgorod, Kaliningrad and Banja

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Days of Serbian Culture in Timisoara

Organized by the Union of Serbs of Romania and the Consulate General of the Republic of Serbia in Timisoara, the seventeenth Days of Serbian Culture started in Timisoara. The Ambassador of the Republic of Serbia in Bucharest, Stefan Tomašević, opened the event noting the importance of holding the Days of Serbian Culture as one of the most significant activities of Serbs in Romania, with a traditionally rich cultural and artistic program that brings together Serbs, Romanians and

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