business

American business group warns against US trade conflict with China

Beijing (dpa) - The American Chamber of Commerce in China said Wednesday that Beijing will likely respond if US president-elect Donald Trump imposes restrictions on trade or investment between the...

South Korean prosecutors request arrest warrant for Samsung heir

South Korean prosecutors on Monday requested the arrest of Samsung heir Lee Jae Yong on corruption charges linked to the ever-widening scandal surrounding President Park Guen Hye, local media...

S Korea investigation: Charges against Samsung head likely by Sunday

Investigators say they will decide by Sunday whether to seek the arrest of the de facto head of Samsung on corruption charges linked to the ever-widening scandal surrounding South Korean President...

India demands apology from Amazon for insulting flag, warns of action

India on Wednesday demanded an apology from retail giant Amazon for selling doormats featuring its national flag and warned it would cancel visas of company officials unless the products were...

Croatia's HT buys majority stake in Montenegrin Telecom

The Croatian telecommunications company Hrvatski Telekom (HT) signed an agreement on Tuesday to buy 76.53 percent of shares in Montenegro's Crnogorski Telekom from Hungary's Magyar Telekom for EUR...

Trump threatens General Motors over imports from Mexico

US president-elect Donald Trump criticized the country's largest car manufacturer General Motors via Twitter on Tuesday over the company's imports from Mexico.

New tax reform-related laws to go into force in 2017

Sixteen tax reform-related laws are due to enter into force in Croatia at the beginning of 2017 and are expected to result in higher salaries for most workers and reduce the tax burden on...

Deloitte ranks 3 Croatian companies among 500 fastest growing in EMEA

Three Croatian companies - Rimac Automobili, Hangar 18 and Serengeti - have been ranked by Deloitte among the 500 fastest growing technology companies in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA)...

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...