Speech by the Ambassador of Norway to BiH, H.E. Anne Vibeke Lilloe, at the Forum for Prosperity and Jobs follow up seminar in Banja Luka

We support strongly the BiH’s Euro-Atlantic integration processes and urge the authorities to take the steps necessary...

read more

Forum for Prosperity and Jobs follow up seminar in Banja Luka

A working seminar within the framework of the Forum for Prosperity and Jobs in Bosnia and Herzegovina is being held in Banja Luka on Tuesday, 15 ...

read more

Following the Forum for Prosperity and Jobs: BiH economy needs a fresh start

High unemployment rates, especially among young people; low rates of investment and growth; corruption and a complicated and non-transparent busi...

read more

Following the Forum for Prosperity and Jobs in BiH: Necessary Social Welfare Reforms

Social assistance is high and fiscally unsustainable and subject to poor targeting. Assistance is based on status instead of needs and does not r...

read more

Following the Forum for Prosperity and Jobs in BiH: Labour Market and Tax Burden on Employment

Bosnia and Herzegovina has one of the highest rates for social contributions (71%), reforming the labour market and adjusting the tax burden on e...

read more

Following the Forum for Prosperity and Jobs in BiH: Enterprise Restructuring and Expansion

Bosnia and Herzegovina is a country in which economic transition is still underway. However, after nearly two decades of moving towards a liberal...

read more

Following the Forum for Prosperity and Jobs in BiH: Economic Corruption and Privilege

Deep-rooted corruption is an obstacle to sustainable development in Bosnia and Herzegovina, as well as one of the main obstacles to investment, e...

read more

Following the Forum for Prosperity and Jobs in BiH: Business Environment and Investment

Bosnia and Herzegovina is ranked 131st in the World Bank’s annual “Ease of Doing Business” survey, the lowest of all the countries in the ...

read more

Conclusions of the Forum for Prosperity and Jobs Workshops

Following the opening session of the second day of Forum for Prosperity and Jobs, the participants split into five workshop groups. The workshops...

read more

The Forum presentation: The Ten Biggest Socio-Economic Challenges by Ambassador Peter Sorensen

Following the open plenary session of the Forum for Prosperity and Jobs, Ambassador Sorensen held a presentation about the ten biggest social and...

read more