Dupont Posts Fourth-Quarter Operating EPS of 71c, Meeting Estimates

Danube River Traffic Is Unblocked as Serbian Workers End Protest

A seven-day blockade of the Danube river at the northern Serbian city of Novi Sad ended today after workers protesting over unpaid wages, reached an agreement with an employer.

The Novi Sad-based Dunav Grupa Agregati AD agreed under government mediation to pay the six back monthly wages it owed, Deputy Transportation Minister Pavle Galic said in a phone interview today in Belgrade. The river traffic returned to normal this morning, allowing a few hundred barges to pass, he said.

To contact the reporter on this story: Misha Savic in Belgrade at

To contact the editor responsible for this story: James M. Gomez at

Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.

Bloomberg reserves the right to remove comments but is under no obligation to do so, or to explain individual moderation decisions.

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.