Daily News - 11.07.2018
Datum objave: 11.07.2018
Luka Koper's net sales revenue up in H1
The port operator Luka Koper generated EUR 11.6m in net sales revenue in the first six months of the year, which is 6% more than in the same period last year, preliminary unaudited data show. Transshipment rose slightly to EUR 11.98m.
NLB privatisation timeline to be discussed in parliament
The Finance Ministry's latest proposal to change Slovenia's commitments about the privatisation of NLB will be discussed on Wednesday by the interim parliamentary Joint Committee. Since the document is confidential, it will be discussed behind closed doors, the National Assembly said.
Dow jumps more than 100 points, posts 4-day winning streak as earnings kick off; European shares close higher as investors shift focus to earnings
Stocks closed higher on Tuesday as the latest corporate earnings season got under way while worries of an ongoing trade war declined. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 143.07 points to 24,919.66 as DowDuPont and Procter & Gamble outperformed. The S&P 500 gained 0.4 percent, while Nasdaq Composite closed just above breakeven at 7,759.20.
More than 20 companies in the S&P 500 have already released their quarterly results, including PepsiCo. The soft drink and snacks maker posted better-than-expected earnings, sending its shares higher by 4.8 percent, its biggest one-day gain since August 2009. PepsiCo also said it expects “substantially higher” earnings growth for fiscal fourth quarter.
Tesla shares rose as much as 2.7 percent before holding 1.2 percent higher on news the company is planning to build a massive plant in China. The report says the plant will have the capacity to build 500,000 vehicles per year.
Markets in Europe were closed higher on Tuesday as investors focused on upcoming corporate earnings, putting aside political and trade tensions. The pan-European Euro Stoxx 600 index closed half a percent higher during mid-afternoon trade, with all major bourses in positive territory.
Oil and gas stocks led the gains, boosted by commodity prices ticking higher. The sector closed 1.4 percent above the flat line. The industrials and technology sectors also both ended trade above 1 percent.
Ratings upgrades helped European shares, with Airbus, Atos and Hugo Boss all rising higher after positive research notes from investment banks.
Eleven companies interested in strategic partnership with RTB Bor
Serbian Minister of Mining and Energy Aleksandar Antic announced that the tender for the strategic partner for RTB Bor would open in the upcoming days and that the final preparations were in progress. He told TV Prva that 11 companies had expressed serious interest up till then and that they had signed confidentiality agreements. According to him, Chinese companies are the most interested, and there are also companies from Russia and Canada, a company from Turkey, as well as a Kazakh-European consortium.
Azerbaijan to provide EUR 210 million loan for construction of high speed route Ruma-Sabac-Loznica
Azerbaijan is ready to provide a loan of EUR 210 million for the realization of the project of the construction of the high-speed rout Ruma-Sabac-Loznica, Azerbaijani Ambassador Eldar Hassanov said at meeting with Serbian Minister of Construction, Transport and Infrastructure Zorana Mihajlovic and added that the two sides should soon agree the details of the funding. As reported on the ministry`s website, there was talk at the meeting about the project of the construction of the Ruma-Sabac highway and the high-speed route Sabac-Loznica, as well as the construction of the bypass route around Belgrade.
Serbia and European Commission sign agreement on Western Balkans Transport Community – Belgrade seat confirmed
Serbia and the European Commission signed an agreement in London confirming that the seat of the Western Balkans Transport Community will be in Belgrade. The agreement was signed as part of the Western Balkans Summit, held on July 9-10, 2018, in the UK capital, and the signing was attended by Foreign Affairs Minister Ivica Dacic.
Dnevne novice - 19.07.2018
19.07.2018 | Abanka ustanavlja družbo za upravljanje s terjatvami; Prihodek od prodaje trgovskega blaga v 2017 najvišji po letu 2008; V veljavi začasni ukrepi za zaščito evropskega trga pred povečanim uvozom jekla; Morgan Stanley v četrtletju z močno rastjo dobička; Poslovanje Novartisa v drugem četrtletju nad pričakovanji; Razpis za RTB Bor; NBS: Dobiček bank v Srbiji je konec leta 2017 znašal 68,7 milijarde din;
Daily News - 19.07.2018
19.07.2018 | Parliamentary committee okays bill facilitating NLB privatization; Turnover from the sale of goods in 2017 the highest after 2008; Stocks rise as Morgan Stanley and CSX surge on earnings; European stocks close higher as well; Tender for RTB Bor opens; NBS: Profit of banks in Serbia amounts to RSD 68.7 billion at end-2017; First half of 2018 sees 45,000 electronic building permits issued;
Dnevne novice - 18.07.2018
18.07.2018 | Deželna banka Slovenije z začasnim vodstvom; V maju 2018 približno 872.300 delovno aktivnih ali za 0,3 % več kot v prejšnjem mesecu; Goldman Sachs z rastjo četrtletnega dobička in novim glavnim izvršnim direktorjem; Easyjet ob rasti prihodkov zvišal napoved dobička; Predsednik Feda zagovarjal nadaljevanje politike višanja obrestnih mer; Johnson&Johnson z dobičkom in prihodki presegel pričakovanja; Telekom Srbija načrtuje nakup kabelskih operaterjev; Delta Holding še vedno čaka na dovoljenje za izvedbo treh projektov v Beogradu v vrednosti 400 milijonov evrov - Prihodki družbe 1H 2018 znašajo 30,1 milijarde din; Izvoz Srbije v letu 2017 se je povečal za 12,1%, uvoz za 13,6%;
Daily News - 18.07.2018
18.07.2018 | May brings more jobs; Adria Airways expands to Germany's Paderborn-Lippstadt; Nasdaq hits all-time high after Amazon reaches record, Netflix rebounds well off lows; European stocks close higher amid earnings; Telekom Srbija planning purchase of cable operators; Delta Holding still waiting for permits for realization of three projects in Belgrade worth EUR 400 million – Company's 1H 2018 revenues amount to RSD 30.1 billion; Serbia's exports up 12.1% in 2017, imports up 13.6%;
Dnevne novice - 17.07.2018
17.07.2018 | Ljubljanska borza: SBI TOP nekoliko navzdol; Maja na ljubljanskem letališču 15-odstotna rast potniškega prometa; Znižanje cen nafte; Newyorške borze neenotno; IMF kljub povečanim tveganjem za zdaj ohranja napoved globalne gospodarske rasti; Naložbe v informacijsko tehnologijo v Srbiji znašajo 62 evrov na prebivalca - evropsko povprečje 800 evrov; V Ljubljani uradno odprt srbsko-slovenski poslovni klub - blagovna menjava obeh držav je presegla milijardo evrov;
Daily News - 17.07.2018
17.07.2018 | Slovenia to launch IPO of lender NLB in 2018; SBI TOP 0.1% lower in mixed trading; Financials lead Dow higher after better-than-expected earnings from Bank of America; European stocks close lower as Trump and Putin meet; earnings season in focus; State considering three options for earnings tax reduction; Investments in IT in Serbia at EUR 62 per capita – European average up to EUR 800; Serbian-Slovenian business club officially opens in Ljubljana – Trade between two countries exceeds EUR 1 billion;
Dnevne novice - 16.07.2018
16.07.2018 | Gospodinjstva v četrtletju izboljšala finančni položaj; Komisija jemlje na znanje odločitev vlade glede NLB; Indija vstopila med delničarje EBRD; Bosch in Daimler bosta v ZDA testirala samovozeče taksije; Kitajci bodo gradili avtocesto v Republiki srbski; Srbska gospodarska zbornica v regiji izpostavlja sodelovanje s Slovenijo;
Daily News - 16.07.2018
16.07.2018 | Government to discuss NBL sale, lawsuit against Croatia; Govt approves additional EUR 30m for Eko Sklad; The value of construction put in place 3.4% higher than in April 2018 and 30.3% higher than in May 2017; Facebook i Amazon vodili Nasdaq do novog rekorda; Evropa u plusu nakon pada od prekjuče; NBS: Annual inflation in June at 2.3%; NBS: No change in key policy rate;
Daily News - 13.07.2018
13.07.2018 | Government to discuss NBL sale, lawsuit against Croatia; Govt approves additional EUR 30m for Eko Sklad; The value of construction put in place 3.4% higher than in April 2018 and 30.3% higher than in May 2017; Nasdaq rises to all-time high as Amazon and Facebook hit records; European markets close higher after latest trade war jolt; NBS: Annual inflation in June at 2.3%; NBS: No change in key policy rate;
Dnevne novice - 13.07.2018
13.07.2018 | Adria Airways z največjo floto letal doslej; Vrednost v maju 2018 opravljenih gradbenih del za 3,4 % višja kot v aprilu 2018 in za 30,3 % višja kot v maju 2017; Izvoz Kitajske bolje od tržnih pričakovanj; Evropske borze navzgor; NBS: Letna inflacija v juniju znaša 2,3 odstotka; NBS: temeljne obrestne mere nespremenjene;