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Croatian president says Russia's meddling posses threat to EU and NATO enlargement

Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic said in Munich on Thursday that interference by some countries, notably Russia, posed a threat to the integration...

Economic expert: HEP mustn't be touched

Economics professor Ljubo Jurcic on Wednesday said that the state-run power provider - HEP - must not be touched or be a subject of trade because it was...

Croatian President says energy key for growth, development, political stability

President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic said on Wednesday energy was a key area for economic growth, social development and political stability, and that in the...

SEECP ministerial meeting discusses ways to boost entrepreneurial competitiveness

ZAGREB, Dec 2 (Hina) - A ministerial meeting of the Southeast European Cooperation Process (SEECP), aimed at stepping up cooperation in raising...

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...

US Adriatic Charter army chiefs of staff meet in Split

The 20th conference of the army chiefs of staff of countries - members of the US Adriatic Charter which focuses on stability in Southeast Europe, is being...

Grabar-Kitarovic: Croatia ready to participate in European entrepreneurial system

Croatia is doing all it can to strengthen its economy and is ready to participate in the European entrepreneurial system for the creation of new added value,...

18 women in Croatia killed this year in gender-related violence

Eighteen women have been killed as a result of domestic violence in Croatia this year, as against 11-13 in previous years, Gender Equality...

Zagreb hosting CEFME conference

ZAGREB, Oct 26 (Hina) - A three-day Central European Forum on Military Education (CEFME) conference, aimed at supporting the development of the...

Conference urges Bosnian gov't to implement reforms for EU membership

Participants in an international scientific conference in Mostar on Thursday called on the government of Bosnia and Herzegovina to meet the necessary criteria...

Conference on unaccompanied migrant children starts in Zagreb

A two-day conference called "On the Move and Alone", which started in Zagreb on Thursday, brought together approximately 70 experts from nine countries to...

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 - this is the...

Croatia has so far provided over EUR 6mn in aid to Afghanistan

Croatia has so far provided about 50 million kuna (6.6 million euros) in assistance to Afghanistan and will continue to help that country, Croatian Foreign and...

Bled: NATO conference on security challenges

The chiefs-of-staff of the armed forces of Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Slovakia and Slovenia met on Tuesday and...

International Interdisciplinary Field Training of Marine Robotics to be held in Biograd

ZAGREB, Sept 24 (Hina) -  The Zagreb Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing will organise an international inter-disciplinary...

Microsoft Croatia encourages digital transformation of economy

Microsoft Croatia at Partners Day in Zagreb on Thursday brought together more than 150 representatives of partner companies, underscoring a growth of its...

General Pavel: Balkans still potential source of conflict

The Balkans is still a potential source of conflict, the chairman of the NATO Military Committee, General Petr Pavel, said on Saturday, adding that NATO needs...

NATO Military Committee discussing terrorist threats, says Gen. Sundov

Terrorist threats are the biggest danger to global security and Croatia will continue, with its allies and partners, the joint fight against that "creator of...

Gen. Sundov: NATO conference in Split is important event for Croatia

The Chief of the General Staff of the Croatian Armed Forces, General Mirko Sundov, said in Split on Saturday that the NATO Military Committee conference which...

Grabar-Kitarovic opens NATO Military Committee conference in Split

Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic opened a conference of the NATO Military Committee in the southern coastal city of Split on Saturday. "I thank...

NATO Military Committee conference opens in Split

A conference of NATO's Military Committee, the alliance's highest military authority, was opened in the Croatian coastal city of Split on Friday evening...

Split to host NATO Military Committee conference

NATO's highest military authority will meet in the Croatian coastal city of Split on Friday to discuss implementing the decisions taken by NATO heads...

Conference on integration of the Roma held in Zagreb

Promoting the inclusion of all relevant actors, notably women and the youth, in the implementation of the National Strategy for the Inclusion of the Roma until...

Exporters expect a competent and courageous government

Croatian exporters expect a competent and courageous government that will build a system to stimulate exports and facilitate their penetration onto new...

Split hosts conference on renewables

Member of the European Parliament Marijana Petir of the Croatian Peasant Party called on Friday for adopting a new national energy development strategy, saying...

Oreskovic: I still haven't decided on possible future political career

Caretaker Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic on Thursday would not specify if he would remain in politics and perhaps run in the snap parliamentary election on...

Minister: Croatia goes from being passive observer to co-creator of EU security policy

Interior Minister Vlaho Orepic said in Zupa Dubrovacka, southern Croatia, on Monday that Croatia went from being a passive observer to an active...

France seeks to revive commitments to Middle East peace process

Diplomats from nearly 30 countries and organizations agreed Friday that "the status quo is not sustainable" in the Middle East, but could do little more than...

Dozens of countries gather for Middle East peace conference in Paris

Diplomats from nearly 30 countries were meeting in Paris on Friday to begin talks on peace in the Middle East French President Francois Hollande said at the...

Europe won't allow standards to be lowered for TTIP

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) between Europe and the United States aims at improving global competitiveness and to define future...

Cenbank governor: Croatia should join Banking Union when completed

A banking union is an inevitable part of creating the euro area but for Croatia it is probably best to wait, for the time being, until that process is...

Global conference on Billings method starts in Zagreb

A three-day conference of the World Organisation of the Ovulation Method Billings (WOOMB), organised by the Centre for Natural Planned Parenthood, which...

SDP to move no-condifence vote in Karamarko

Social Democratic Party (SDP) leader Zoran Milanovic said on Thursday that his party will launch a procedure in parliament aimed at giving First Deputy Prime...

Cen bank governor says structural reforms necessary to boost growth

Croatian National Bank (HNB) governor, Boris Vujcic said on Thursday that exports were expected to continue to grow in 2016 and recovery of consumption and...

Robert Shuman Foundation conference ends in Dubrovnik

A conference of the Robert Schuman Foundation and the European People's Party (EPP) "Peace and Freedom in Europe" ended in the southern Adriatic city of...

Working hours in Croatia should be shortened, hears conference

Croatian workers are overworked because they work overtime and their working hours are among the longest, the director of the Croatian Institute for...

Minister: Croatia should go towards sustainable building

Croatia should go towards sustainable building and energy efficiency, Construction and Physical Planning Minister Lovro Kuscevic said on Wednesday, inviting...

Croatia one of key states in support of green building

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the European Regional Network of the World Green Building Council (WGBC) signed in Zagreb...

Ailing steel producers hunt for solutions at OECD conference

Officials from the world's top steel-producing countries were meeting in Brussels on Monday, amid efforts to keep their industry from buckling under the...

New era of cooperation begins, Adriatic-Ionian Initiative conference hears

Participants in the 14th conference of parliament speakers of the Adriatic-Ionian Initiative in Split on Saturday did not discuss only a European response to...

Adriatic-Ionian Initiative: Opening of new migrant route must be prevented

Croatian Parliament Speaker Zeljko Reiner and Foreign Minister Miro Kovac said in the southern coastal city of Split on Saturday that members of the Adriatic-...

Women are drivers of positive change, conference hears

Women are the drivers of positive changes and female entrepreneurship should be boosted, a conference organised by the Croatian Chamber of Commerce on...

Conference on computer games industry as driver of economic growth

Over the last five years the computer games industry in Croatia has recorded an average annual increase in revenues of 55.5%, while export revenues have gone...

Administrative hurdles biggest adoption problem

A fourth adoption conference was held in Zagreb on Friday, under the motto "This child too needs a family", which heard that administrative obstacles...

HNB governor: Indebtedness and lack of collateral limiting growth in loans

Croatian National Bank Governor (HNB) Boris Vujcic has underscored that money for loans in Croatia is available more than ever as interest rates are at a...

Fin Min: The key is to upgrade credit rating

The government's objective this year is to stabilise the country's credit rating and in the continuation of its term to upgrade it, Finance Minister...

PM: 664 mln euro available for Smart Specialisation Strategy

Addressing the conference "CIRAZ 2016: Harnessing Innovation to Drive Economic Growth – The Ron Brown Legacy" in Dubrovnik on Monday, Prime Minister...

Municipal officials discuss public administration reforms

"The role of municipalities for the survival of rural areas in Croatia" was the theme of a conference held on April 1-2, gathering municipal officials from...

"Smart Cities 2016": Croatia too using smart solutions in city administration

Addressing the conference "Smart Cities 2016 - The future begins now" in Zagreb on Thursday, the head of the Association of Cities, Zeljko Turk, said that many...

Microsoft WinDays conference to be held in Porec on 26-29 April

The 16th edition of the WinDays conference will take place in the northern Adriatic town of Porec April 26-29, Microsoft said on Wednesday. The conference...

PM announces cuts to parafiscal charges by year's end

Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic said on Wednesday that parafiscal charges for companies would be cut by about 330 million kuna (4 million euros) or 0.1...

Croatian, Bosnian, Montenegrin programme launched to draw EUR 67m

A conference was held in Split on Thursday to mark the launch of an Interreg IPA cooperation programme between Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Montenegro...

Conference on development of SMEs in Adriatic-Ionian and Danube regions

A two-day regional conference on the development of small and medium enterprises through EU strategies for the Adriatic-Ionian and Danube regions opened at Le...

Croatian Women's Network: Advancing women means advancing economies

The Toronto-based Croatian Women's Network organised an international conference in Zagreb on Tuesday, "Advancing Women, Advancing Economies Among the...

FM: No mention of Hasanbegovic, Lozancic in Munich

Foreign Minister Miro Kovac has said that during his talks at a Munich security conference there was no mention of Culture Minister Zlatko Hasanbegovic, whose...

Oreskovic expects further increase in interest in tourism investment

Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic said on Wednesday that this year he expected an even greater interest in investing in tourism as the most competitive branch...

Syria aid conference to be held in London, Croatia promises EUR1bln

Over 70 countries, including Croatia, and international organisations will take part in a Syria Donors Conference, scheduled for Thursday in London, and the...

86,000 Croats suffer from dementia, most hit by Alzheimer's

Some 86,000 people in Croatia suffer from dementia, and 90% of them live with their families who care for them, however appropriate social support is lacking,...

Conference on rights of ethnic minorities held in Pula

A conference on the rights of ethnic minorities was organised in the northern Adriatic city of Pula on Friday as part of the European Union's SAMPLE project to...
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