Factbites
 Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: Economy of Bosnia and Herzegovina


Related Topics

In the News (Fri 19 Apr 19)

  
  Bosnia and Herzegovina - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Bosnia and Herzegovina was formerly one of the six federal units constituting Yugoslavia.
Ethnic composition of Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1991.
Ethnic composition of Bosnia and Herzegovina in 2005.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bosnia_and_Herzegovina   (4332 words)

  
 Bosnia and Herzegovina. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
Bosnia was settled by Serbs in the 7th cent.; it appeared as an independent country by the 12th cent.
In 1946, Bosnia and Herzegovina became one of the six constituent republics of Yugoslavia.
In 1992, the sovereignty of Bosnia and Herzegovina was recognized by the European Community (now the European Union) and the United States, and it entered the United Nations.
www.bartleby.com /65/bo/BosniaNH.html   (1310 words)

  
 MapZones.com : Bosnia and Herzegovina Economy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-23)
Bosnia was economically one of the least developed republics of the former Yugoslavia.
The republic’s economy was largely devoted to mining, forestry, agriculture, and some sectors of light and heavy manufacturing, notably of armaments.
Bosnia and Herzegovina ranked next to The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia as the poorest republic in the old Yugoslav federation.
www.mapzones.com /world/europe/bosnia_hercegovina/economyindex.php   (529 words)

  
 EMIR's page ECONOMIC MAP   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-23)
In response to ever increasing demand, the Chamber of Economy of Bosnia and Herzegovina ("BH") has found it necessary to present the basic elements of the economic potential of Bosnia and Herzegovina prior to and after the devastation of its economic fabric.
Bosnia and Herzegovina was recognized as an independent state within its historical borders in early 1992.
The data given for 1991 refer to the whole Bosnia and Herzegovina, while the 1995 figures refer mainly to the BH Federation and are based on estimates.
home.ku.edu.tr /~emuyacic/economap.htm   (349 words)

  
 Bosnia and Herzegovina (11/04)
In Bosnia and Herzegovina, there are 407 primary schools with 250,000 students, 171 secondary schools with 80,000 students, 6 universities in the major cities (Sarajevo, Mostar, Banja Luka, Tuzla, and Bihac) and 6 academies (4 pedagogic and 2 art academies).
Bosnia and Herzegovina today consists of two entities -- the Muslim/Croat Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, which is largely Bosniak and Croat, and the Republika Srpska, which is primarily Serb.
Bosnia and Herzegovina maintains an embassy in the United States at 2109 E Street NW, Washington, DC 20037 (tel.: 202-337-1500; fax: 202-337-1502).
www.state.gov /outofdate/bgn/b/47415.htm   (2147 words)

  
 Bosnia and Herzegovina on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-23)
Bosnia and Herzegovina continues to make progress towards becoming modern European country, Security Council told, but High Representative also says time is short for country to meet conditions for partnership for peace, stabilization agreement.
Postwar political economy in Bosnia and Herzegovina: the spoils of peace.
Injuredyugoslavian geographical bosnia herzogovina europe sarajevoex yugoslavia bosnia and herzegovina.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/B/BosniaN1H1.asp   (1713 words)

  
 Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bosnia and Herzegovina were annexed to Serbia as part of the newly formed Kingdom of Serbs, Croats, and Slovenes on Oct. 26, 1918.
Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbo-Croatian Bosna i Hercegovina, country (2005 est.
Bosnia and Herzegovina: Economy - Economy Never particularly robust, Bosnia and Herzegovina's economy was shattered by the civil war...
www.infoplease.com /ipa/A0107349.html   (1767 words)

  
 The economy (from Bosnia and Herzegovina) --  Britannica Student Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-23)
The difficult process of restoring the rule of law and the rehabilitation and reform of the economic and political systems were complicated by widespread corruption, massive embezzlement of foreign aid funds, and persistent divisions between...
The country of Bosnia and Herzegovina is located on the western side of the Balkan Peninsula, an area of land that extends southward from Central Europe toward the Mediterranean Sea.
Bosnia and Herzegovina is bounded on the north, west, and south by Croatia, on the southwest by the Adriatic Sea, and on the east by Serbia and Montenegro.
www.britannica.com /ebi/article-42668   (754 words)

  
 Bosnia and Herzegovina (08/05)
In Bosnia and Herzegovina, there are 407 primary schools with 250,000 students, 171 secondary schools with 80,000 students, 7 universities in the major cities (Sarajevo, Mostar, Banja Luka, Tuzla, Bihac, and Foca) and 6 academies (4 pedagogic and 2 art academies).
Bosnia and Herzegovina today consists of two entities -- the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, which is largely Bosniak and Croat, and the Republika Srpska, which is primarily Serb.
Bosnia and Herzegovina introduced the direct election of mayors at regional and municipal elections held in October 2004.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/2868.htm   (3025 words)

  
 Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia and Montenegro have delimited most of their boundary, but sections along the Drina River remain in dispute; discussions continue with Croatia on several small disputed sections of the boundary.
At the end of World War II, Bosnia and Herzegovina were reunited into a single state as one of the six republics of the newly reestablished Communist Yugoslavia under Marshall Tito.
Bosnia and Herzegovina: History - History Early History The area was part of the Roman province of Illyricum.
www.factmonster.com /ipka/A0107349.html   (1642 words)

  
 GeographyIQ - World Atlas - Europe - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Economy
Next to Macedonia, Bosnia and Herzegovina was the poorest republic in the old Yugoslav Federation.
Three years of interethnic strife destroyed the economy and infrastructure in Bosnia, caused the death of about 200,000 people, and displaced half of the population.
Bosnia and Herzegovina faces a dual challenge: not only must the nation recover from the war, but it also must make the transition from socialism to capitalism.
www.geographyiq.com /countries/bk/Bosnia_and_Herzegovina_economy_summary.htm   (374 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Bosnia and Herzegovina
The Economy of Bosnia and Herzegovina since Bosnia and Herzegovinas declaration of sovereignty in October 1991 and the declaration of independence from the former Yugoslavia on 3 March 1992.
Arms of The Hague The Hague (with capital T; Dutch: Den Haag, formerly also s-Gravenhage) is the administrative capital of the Netherlands, located in the west of the country, in the province South Holland of which it is also the capital.
A 50,00 konvertibilnih marka (Federation of BiH) banknote A 0,50 KM (Republika Srpska) banknote A 500,00 Dinar (Republic of Bosnia Hercegovina) banknote The Convertible Mark (Bosnian and Croatian: konvertibilna marka, Serbian: конвертибилна марка), (ISO 4217:BAM) is the currency of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Bosnia-and-Herzegovina/Economy   (879 words)

  
 Bosnia and Herzegovina Europe - Pictures, Travel, Sites and Maps
Also recognized was a second tier of government comprised of two entities roughly equal in size: the Bosniak/Croat Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Bosnian Serb-led Republika Srpska (RS).
Bosnia and Herzegovina's declaration of sovereignty in October 1991, was followed by a declaration of independence from the former Yugoslavia on 3 March 1992 after a referendum boycotted by ethnic Serbs.
In 1995, in Dayton, Ohio, the warring parties initialed a peace agreement that brought to a halt three years of interethnic civil strife (the final agreement was signed in Paris, in 1995).
bosnia.europe-countries.com   (3103 words)

  
 NATO/SFOR : Transcript of Press Briefing, 22 November 2001
SFOR is mindful of the criticism regarding the counter-terrorist campaign inside Bosnia and Herzegovina by the Helsinki Committee of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
In fact all of the persons detained as suspects are in the custody of Bosnia and Herzegovina authorities and since early October Bosnia and Herzegovina authorities have carried the brunt of the joint effort to identify and eliminate terrorist cells and the terrorist support network that existed in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
So that many elements in re-establishing a normal society in Bosnia and Herzegovina are exactly the same elements that are required for membership of European institutions including the European Union, the rule of law, obviously, a modern education system, a functioning market economy and an effective functional representative system of government.
www.nato.int /sfor/trans/2001/t011122a.htm   (3409 words)

  
 CIA - The World Factbook -- Bosnia and Herzegovina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-23)
The Dayton Peace Accords retained Bosnia and Herzegovina's international boundaries and created a joint multi-ethnic and democratic government charged with conducting foreign, diplomatic, and fiscal policy.
Bosnia and Herzegovina ranked next to Macedonia as the poorest republic in the old Yugoslav federation.
TITO had pushed the development of military industries in the republic with the result that Bosnia was saddled with a host of industrial firms with little commercial potential.
www.odci.gov /cia/publications/factbook/geos/bk.html   (1336 words)

  
 Bosnia and Herzegovina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-23)
Herzegovina; and deciding whether to consent to the ratification of treaties.
revitalization of the economy and infrastructure in the republic.
The U.S. Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina is at Alipa ina 43, 71000 Sarajevo
www.abetterliving.com /notes/bosnia.htm   (2388 words)

  
 Bosnia and Herzegovina on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-23)
Theyugoslavian geographical bosnia herzogovina europecontinent eastern bloc bosnian geographical europeanyugoslavian geographical bosnia herzogovina europecontinent eastern bloc bosnian geographical
Kranjcevicayugoslavian geographical bosnia herzogovina europe sarajevocontinent eastern bloc bosnian geographical europeanyugoslavian geographical bosnia herzogovina europe yugoslaviacontinent eastern bloc
Serbianyugoslavian geographical bosnia herzogovina europe yugoslaviacontinent eastern bloc bosnian geographical european exdoctors without borders bosnia-herzegovina.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/section/bosnianh_history.asp   (1713 words)

  
 Bosnia-Herzegovina
Croats are most thickly settled in southwest Bosnia and western Herzegovina, Serbs in eastern and western Bosnia.
1463 and 1482 Bosnia and Herzegovina, in south, successively conquered by Ottoman Turks; many Slavs were converted to Sunni Islam.
1943—44 Bosnia was liberated by communist Partisans, led by Marshal Tito.
www.tiscali.co.uk /reference/encyclopaedia/countryfacts/bosniaherzegovina.html   (1015 words)

  
 Bosnia and Herzegovina Economy - Flags, Maps, Economy, Geography, Climate, Natural Resources, Current Issues, ...
Economy—overview: Bosnia and Herzegovina ranked next to The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia as the poorest republic in the old Yugoslav federation.
In 1999, Bosnia's major goals are to implement privatization and make progress in fiscal reform and management.
In addition, Bosnia will have to prepare for an era of declining assistance from the international community.
www.photius.com /wfb1999/bosnia_and_herzegovina/bosnia_and_herzegovina_economy.html   (365 words)

  
 Hungary and Bosnia and Herzegovina: a success and a failure of transition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-23)
The paper presents a comparative analysis of two ex-socialist countries - Hungary as an example of a successful transition economy; and Bosnia and Herzegovina, where the transition process is characterized with instability and economic stagnation giving no clear perspectives for future development.
The paper discusses the similarities and differences between the experiences of the two transition economies stressing the macroeconomic part of the transition reforms.
The author concludes that after 15 years of transition reforms, Hungary and Bosnia face totally contrasting challenges in the next years, which separates them in their future development.
www.eldis.org /static/DOC18328.htm   (374 words)

  
 Welcome to Bosnia and Herzegovina
Geography—note: within Bosnia and Herzegovina's recognized borders, the country is divided into a joint Muslim/Croat Federation (about 51% of the territory) and a Serb Republic, The Republika Srpska [RS] (about 49% of the territory); the region called Herzegovina is contiguous to Croatia and traditionally has been settled by an ethnic Croat majority
Bosnia was partitioned by fighting during 1992-95 and governed by competing ethnic factions.
Bosnia's current governing structures were created by the Dayton Accords, the 1995 peace agreement which was officially signed in Paris on 14 December 1995 by Bosnian President IZETBEGOVIC, Croatian President TUDJMAN, and Serbian President MILOSEVIC.
www.middleeastnews.com /BosniaHerzegovina.html   (1556 words)

  
 major economy of bosnia and other bosnia related information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-23)
BOSNIA and HERZEGOVINA Revenues: $1.9 billion Expenditures: $2.2...
Almost all of Bosnia and Herzegovina is a cash economy.
Bosnia's economy nearly collapsed at times, and many people depended...
www.nethorde.com /bosnia/major-economy-of-bosnia.html   (265 words)

  
 InsideBosnia: Economy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-23)
Material about Bosnia and Herzegovina and its activities with the IMF.
Reconstruction of Bosnia & Herzegovina - exhibition regarding the reconstruction of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Bosnia and Herzegovina's declaration of sovereignty in October of 1991, was followed by a referendum for independence from the former Yugoslavia in February of 1992.
www.insidebosnia.com /cgi-bin/portals/bosnia/hyperseek.cgi?search=CAT&Category=Economy   (479 words)

  
 Bosnia and Herzegovina, Map and Flag
The Dayton Agreement, signed in Paris on 14 December 1995, retained Bosnia and Herzegovina's exterior border and created a joint multi-ethnic and democratic government.
The marka - the national currency introduced in 1998 - is now pegged to the euro, and the Central Bank of Bosnia and Herzegovina has dramatically increased its reserve holdings.
Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia and Montenegro have delimited about half of their boundary, but sections along the Drina River remain in dispute; discussions continue with Croatia on problem sections of the Una River and villages at the base of Mount Pljesevica
www.greatestcities.com /Europe/Bosnia_and_Herzegovina.html   (1375 words)

  
 REENIC: Bosnia and Herzegovina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-23)
Structure of Educational System in Bosnia and Hercegovina (a page from the international directory EuroEducation.net presents data on structure of educational system, pre-higher education system, higher education system, administrative structure of higher education, admissions to higher education and recognition, grading system and student life; data is current for academic 2000/2001 academic year)
Education Policy in Bosnia and Herzegovina (a report by the Office of the High Representative in Bosnia and Hercegovina)
Ombudsman of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (an official site for the institution helping citizens to restitute their rights and reverse of consequences of ethnic cleansing; reports, publications, statistics)
reenic.utexas.edu /reenic/countries/bosnia.html   (1666 words)

  
 Bosnia-Herzegovina Economy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-23)
Industry still is greatly overstaffed, reflecting the legacy of the centrally-planned economy.
Due to Bosnia and Herzegovina's strict currency board regime, which links the Konvertibilna Marka (BAM) to the Euro, inflation has remained low.
Bosnia and Herzegovina also faces the challenge of implementing a significantly new tax reform, by introduction of a Value-Added Tax (VAT) in 2006.
www.traveldocs.com /ba/economy.htm   (364 words)

  
 Bosnia and Herzegovina Economy 1997 - Flags, Maps, Economy, Geography, Climate, Natural Resources, Current Issues, ...
Economy - overview Bosnia and Herzegovina ranked next to The Former Yugoslav Republic ofMacedonia as the poorest republic in the old Yugoslav federation.
Althoughagriculture has been almost all in private hands, farms have been small andinefficient, and the republic traditionally has been a net importer of food.Industry has been greatly overstaffed, one reflection of the rigidities ofcommunist central planning and management.
TITO had pushed the developmentof military industries in the republic with the result that Bosnia hosteda large share of Yugoslavia's defense plants.
www.photius.com /wfb1997/bosnia_and_herzegovina/bosnia_and_herzegovina_economy.html   (336 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

Factbites
  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.