Croatian Radio and Television

Speaker slams MPs for nonattendance of sessions

Croatian Parliament Speaker Bozo Petrov of the Bridge party has said that it is unacceptable for him that members of parliament, whose monthly salary is about 16,000 (over EUR 2,000), do not...

Police solve situation involving deranged man outside HRT

The Zagreb police confirmed on Sunday afternoon that a mentally imbalanced man with a hand grenade had come to the entrance of the Croatian Radio and Television (HRT) in the morning and threatened...

Hanzekovic harshly criticises Bridge's proposal regarding HRT

According to preliminary assessments of the incumbent HRT management, the national broadcaster would have to permanently employ approximately 70 legal experts across Croatia to be able to collect...

EFJ, HND slam threats to dismiss two HRT journalists

The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) and the Croatian Journalists Association (HND) on Tuesday condemned threats to dismiss two journalists of the HRT public broadcaster, saying this...

HRT will propose new subscription fee by year's end

The management of the public broadcaster HRT said on Wednesday that it would forward a new official proposal for the monthly subscription fee, currently HRK 80, to the HRT Supervisory Board, which...

HRT, HAVC, composers against lower HRT licence fee

The HRT earmarks 124 million kuna annually as support for Croatia's cultural and creative industry.

HRT acting director against reduction of subscription fee

Croatian Radio and Television (HRT) acting director-general Sinisa Kovacic has called on members of the HRT Programming Council and the public in general not to reduce the subscription fee for HRT...

Court not authorised to appoint temporary governor of public broadcaster

The High Commercial Court has dismissed the appeal by the supervisory board of the public broadcaster HRT against the Commercial Court ruling rejecting the supervisory board's proposal that Mario...

HDZ set to halve HRT subscription fee to pensioners

The Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ)  on Wednesday expanded its election promises by adding a promise to pensioners whose pensions amount to less than 3,000 kuna and to those receiving social...

SDP asks court to assess constitutionality of decision to extend HRT director's term

Grbin described the decision as a gross violation of the Constitution aimed at securing influence for the outgoing government in the run-up to the early parliamentary election.

HRT says Lekovic's claims incorrect, ill-intentioned

Croatian Radio and Television (HRT) on Thursday issued a statement regarding claims made by Croatian Journalists Association (HND) president Sasa Lekovic at an August 9 presentation of a report of...

Civil society group slams cancellation of Croatian Radio Channel 3 programmes

The civil society group "Kulturnjaci 2016" on Wednesday sent an open letter to Croatian Radio Channel 3 acting editor-in-chief Nevenka Dujmovic expressing its dismay at her cancelling programmes...

Ruling party criticises national broadcaster

The Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) said on Monday that Croatian Radio Television (HRT) was not serving its purpose of being a public broadcaster in accordance with European values -

Croatian Radio and Television (HRT) dismisses First Deputy PM's accusations

Croatian Radio and Television (HRT) programmes director Sasa Runjic on Saturday dismissed claims by First Deputy Prime Minister and Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) leader Tomislav Karamarko that...