Financial Relief for Media and Telecom Players in Romania

The Romanian Government deemed that the current situation requires urgent actions in the field of media and electronic communications industry and, with the aim to avoid the risk of dysfunctions and long-term negative effects on these sectors of activity, has decided on some financial exemptions and extensions of the payment terms for the spectrum usage tariffs benefiting to media and telecom players.

The Communications Regulatory Agency of Bosnia and Herzegovina Appeals for the Rational Use of Internet

The Communications Regulatory Agency of Bosnia and Herzegovina invites all citizens, users of telecommunication services, to use the Internet rationally in the circumstances of COVID-19 and the declared state of emergency of natural and other disasters.

Romania: Telecom Industry under the State of Emergency – Measures and Effects

Authors: Adina Chilim-Dumitriu, Alina Vizitiu, NNDKP In the current context of COVID-19 epidemic, the President of Romania issued Decree No. 195/2020 on the declaration of the state of emergency on the territory of Romania, published in the Official Journal of Romania, Part I, No. 212/16.03.2020 (the “Decree”), with effect for a period of 30 days as of its publication, which can be further extended. The Decree imposes many emergency measures, either with a direct and immediate effect or that may be further implemented gradually by the authorities, depending on the evolution of the epidemic.…


The Sale of Iskratel

Iskratel is an ICT provider for the digital transformation of the telecommunications, transport, public safety and energy industries with over 900 employees and global footprint in more than 50 countries.

IPO of InfoBip

InfoBip is one of Croatia’s largest software companies, aspiring to become Croatia's first "unicorn". In 2018, the company had a reported turnover of EUR 434 million. Based on available information, it is currently planning its IPO on the American stock market, which would be the first such IPO of a Croatian company.

Ongoing Restructuring of the Large State-owned Enterprises

The ongoing restructuring of the large state-owned enterprises in Serbia may lead to further transactions.