Croatian Democratic Union

Nature magazine writes about plagiarism scandal involving Croatia’s science minister

Nature, international weekly journal of science, on Tuesday ran an article about the plagiarism scandal involving Croatian Science and Education Minister Pavo Barisic, saying that Barisic has...

Petrov and Bulj not stripped of immunity in private suit

The parliamentary Credentials and Privileges Commission (MIP) on Tuesday rejected motions to strip two Bridge officials

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...

HDZ not familiar with Bridge motion to constitutionally protect strategic companies

The head of the Croatian Democratic Union's parliamentary group, Branko Bacic, said on Monday the party had not decided about the Bridge party's motion to constitutionally protect strategic...

HDZ plans to win in 13 counties in May's local elections, says Plenkovic

Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) president and Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said on Friday that the party planned to win in 13 counties in May's local polls as well as make a big step forward in...

Plenkovic: We can be satisfied with 2016 despite its political peciliarities

Prime Minister and Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) leader Andrej Plenkovic said at the HDZ leadership's Christmas party in Zagreb on Wednesday evening that, despite all political peculiarities...

Plenkovic: Our aim is to improve networking of all Croatian security services

Commenting on the current security situation, Prime Minister and leader of the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) Andrej Plenkovic said on Wednesday that the threat of terrorism in Europe has been...

Plenkovic says HDZ needs no crisis to ambitiously run in local polls

Prime Minister and HDZ president Andrej Plenkovic on Monday commented on the HDZ's Dubrovnik branch's announcement that it will not support the city budget, saying the accent was on political...

Parliament, HDZ commemorate 17th anniversary of Tudjman's death

On the occasion of the 17th anniversary of the death of the first president of the Republic of Croatia and the founder of the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ), Franjo Tudjman, delegations of the...

PM dismisses claims of reviving fascism in Croatia

Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic of the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) on Monday dismissed the insinuations about the revival of fascism in the Croatian society, assessed that the erection of the...

PM: Croatia moving in the right direction, as shown by growth

Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic of the HDZ party said on Wednesday that the government was very satisfied with figures showing a 2.9% increase in GDP in the third quarter of this year...

Kalmeta claims state prosecutor currying favour with Bridge

The mayor of Zadar and former minister of maritime affairs, transport and infrastructure, Bozidar Kalmeta of the ruling HDZ party, said on Monday that the second indictment the anti-corruption...

Croatian PM says Tax Fraud Office will continue operating

"Just as other legal systems, Croatia's criminal law too has the institution of presumption of innocence. We will discuss this situation. There were other cases, too, that ended in acquittals. We ...

Plenkovic: I'm open to talks with all members of Bosnian Presidency

Prime Minister and HDZ party leader Andrej Plenkovic said on Monday that he was open to talks with all members of Bosnia and Herzegovina's collective state Presidency.

HDZ deputy chief says will prepare new graduate thesis

Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) Deputy President and Deputy Parliament Speaker Milijan Brkic has said in an interview with the N1 commercial broadcaster that he will soon write a new graduate...