business

Croatian President: Women underrepresented in many business sectors

Croatian women are underrepresented in a number of business sectors and it will take a lot of time to change that, however, not without broader institutional support and without changing the way...

Vietnam suspends BMW imports

Vietnam has temporarily blocked imports of all BMW vehicles in the wake of fraud allegations, local media reported Thursday.

Ex-Iron Maiden singer Dickinson speaks at EBAN conference in Zagreb

Bruce Dickinson, the lead singer of Iron Maiden, a commercial pilot and entrepreneur said in his speech at the EBAN Winter University 2016 conference in Zagreb on Tuesday that it was important to...

Italy's original Nutella factory to close due to flooding threat

Italy's biggest chocolate confectionery factory, which produces Nutella and Kinder eggs and other well-known products, will shut temporarily on Thursday due to severe weather, parent company...

Global market cautious as voters go to the polls in the US

Global financial markets were waiting cautiously on Tuesday for the outcome of the US presidential election.

Dalekovod terminates contract for transmission line in Poland

The consortium Dalekovod Polska S.A. - ZUE S.A. and the Polish power supplier Polskie Sieci Elektroenergetyczne (PSE) have consensually terminated a contract for the construction of a 132-...

Grabar-Kitarovic for boosting economic cooperation with Canada

Economic cooperation between Croatia and Canada can be much more intensive than it is now and efforts to create a better business climate in Croatia can contribute to that, including the...

Croatia ranked 43rd in WB's Doing Business report

The World Bank's "Doing Business 2017: Equal Opportunity for All" report ranks Croatia 43rd among 190 countries and the slightly lower ranking than last year is due to more difficulty in starting...

AT&T tops Bayer: the five biggest mega deals of 2016

With AT&T's offer worth over 100 billion dollars for media giant Time Warner, the US telecom firm has surpassed the German company AG Bayer's recent merger with Monsanto. Here are the largest...

Grabar-Kitarovic wants better business conditions for startups

Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic said in London on Wednesday that Croatia needed to improve the business environment for innovative companies that were relocating abroad because they...

Connecting with Croatia's emigration for economic growth

Economic development, growth and productivity can be facilitated by connecting business people from Croatia and the Croat emigrant community

AD Plastik wins EUR 2.5 mln deal with Volkswagen

The Solin-based factory AD Plastik has reported having agreed cooperation with Volkswagen (VW), for which it will be making handles for four VW car makes, to be delivered to factories in Germany...

Merkel pushes for digital progress ahead of Hollande, Juncker meeting

German Chancellor Angela Merkel called Wednesday for more cooperation between EU member states and companies on digital development ahead of a meeting with French President Francois Hollande and...

New investment of HRK 83 mln in Jadran hotel company

Next year the Crikvenica-based Jadran hotel company is to embark on a new investment cycle worth more than HRK 83 million, the company reported on Thursday.

ZSE main indices weaken, turnover exceeds HRK 10m

The main Zagreb Stock Exchange indices decreased on Thursday, the Crobex by 0.12% to 1,786 points and the specialised Crobex10 by 0.07% to 1,038 points, with regular turnover reaching HRK 10.5...