Andrej Plenkovic

Plenkovic: It's important for Croatia to postion itself in changed global circumstances

It is important how Croatia will position itself in 2017 against a background of the changed global circumstances, Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said in parliament on Wednesday.

Croatian PM says economy minister wouldn't put private interest before state's

Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said on Tuesday that Deputy PM and Economy Minister Martina Dalic enjoyed his full confidence because he was certain that she would "never, absolutely never put any...

Researcher writes to Croatian PM and Sabor Speaker providing evidence of minister's plagiarism

Prominent Croatian researcher Ivan Djikic on Tuesday sent an open letter to Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic and Parliament Speaker Bozo Petrov citing concrete evidence to prove that plagiarism...

PM says hasn't heard of any better model for INA buyout than HEP IPO

Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic repeated in the parliament on Tuesday that the government planned to buy back Hungarian oil and gas company MOL's stake in INA, adding that so far he had not heard...

Tusk says Croatia's achievements in 25 years of independence amazing

European Council President Donald Tusk said in Zagreb on Monday that Croatia had made amazing achievements since its international recognition 25 years ago and that today it played a key role in...

Top officials committed to developing Croatia as prosperous country

Prime Minister Plenkovic underscored in his speech the statesmanlike policy pursued by President Tudjman, immeasurable contribution made by Croatians who defended their country and masterly...

PM says Croatia will challenge arbitral ruling in INA-MOL case

Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic has said that Zagreb will contest a recent ruling by the Arbitral Tribunal of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), which...

Plenkovic: 15 January important for Croatia's international promotion

Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic on Thursday recalled that Croatia would on 15 January observe the 25th anniversary of its international recognition, and said that 15 January 1992 was an important...

PM receives head of Islamic community in Croatia

Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic on Tuesday received the head of the Islamic Community in Croatia, Mufti Aziz Hasanovic, and expressed his satisfaction with Croatia's relations with the Islamic...

HDZ Presidency and National Council support government plan to buy back INA

The Presidency and National Council of the ruling Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) at its meeting on Monday strongly supported the government's plan to regain ownership of the INA oil and gas...

Pupovac praises Plenkovic for easing tensions, objects to his position on Jasenovac plaque

Calling for tolerance, acceptance and dedication to common interests, he said: "It is our duty to contribute to peace-building in the region where we exist as a country and a nation. It may seem...

PM meets with Croatian members of European Parliament

Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic met on Wednesday with the 11 Croatian members of the European Parliament (MEPs) to discuss issues of importance for the EU and Croatia, with Plenkovic saying that...

Croatian government in 2016: Two PMs in office in the same year

2016 was marked by the shortest term of a Croatian government, the one headed by Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic, and the inauguration of the current government of Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic...

Croatian PM says his gov't considering IPO model for INA buyout

We want INA to be a company with oil and gas reserves and to be relevant also outside Croatia, he said, adding that the government and experts were analysing the situation in INA in detail.

Croatian PM: 2017 to be ushered in with many challenges and revived optimism

Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic has said in his New Year's message that Croatia is entering 2017 with many challenges and also with restored optimism, emphasising that the main task of...