On 16 December 2014, the 3rd Meeting of Heads of Government of China and Central and Eastern European Countries was held in Belgrade, Serbia. Premier Li Keqiang of the People's Republic of China, Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic of the Republic of Serbia, Prime Minister Edi Rama of the Republic of Albania, Chairman of the Council of Ministers Vjekoslav Bevanda of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka of the Czech Republic, Prime Minister Taavi Roivas of the Republic of Estonia, Prime Minister Orban Viktor of Hungary, Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma of the Republic of Latvia, Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius of the Republic of Lithuania, Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski of the Republic of Macedonia, Prime Minister Milo Djukanovic of Montenegro, Prime Minister Victor Ponta of Romania, Prime Minister Robert Fico of the Slovak Republic, Prime Minister Miro Cerar of the Republic of Slovenia, Deputy Prime Minister Rumiana Bachvarova of the Republic of Bulgaria, First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs Vesna Pusic of the Republic of Croatia, and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of National Defense Tomasz Siemoniak of the Republic of Poland, attended the meeting. They expressed appreciation and gratitude to Serbia for the efforts it had made as the host country to ensure the success of the meeting. EU representatives were present at the meeting.
McKinsey director Gordon Orr goes behind the trends shaping the world's second-largest economy to explain what companies must do to operate effectively. Link (October 2014)
On December 19th 2014, CEATM organized international conference about Chinese outbound tourism in Western Balkan. The conference was in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Some of the presentations are now avaliable here:
Representatives of the biggest Chinese tour operators visited Croatia to arrange tours and see destinations together with the executives of the Zagreb, Split, Dubrovnik and Zadar airports, with whom they discussed prices and possibilities of introducing direct charter flights from China every ten days, explained Croatia's National Tourist Board (HTZ). Read full article here.