FinMin: Budget gap to be cut to close to 2% of GDP in 2017
Finance Minister Zdravko Maric said on Wednesday he was confident that the budget deficit would be reduced to more than the planned 2.6% of GDP by the end...
Wednesday 14 September 2016 14:15
Italy seeks exception from EU deficit rules for quake safety spending
The Italian government will seek a derogation from European Union deficit rules to launch a multi-billion-euro programme to make its building stock more...
Sunday 28 August 2016 09:49
EU governments agree to waive fines for Spain, Portugal deficits
Spain and Portugal will not be fined despite failing to take effective action to whittle down their public deficits, EU member states announced Tuesday, taking...
Tuesday 09 August 2016 10:49
FinMin says budgetary deficit in H1 2016 down HRK 5.1 bln
The budgetary deficit in the first six months of 2016 amounted to HRK 2.4 billion or 0.7% pg GDP, which is HRK 5.1 billion less than in the same period the...
Friday 22 July 2016 12:13
Current account deficit in Q1 EUR 1.6b
The current account deficit in the first quarter of 2016 was EUR 1.6 billion, up 25.6% on the year, Raiffeisenbank Austria (RBA) said in an analysis...
Saturday 02 July 2016 11:14
Milanovic: Deficit decrease proves we did our job responsibly
The leader of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) and former Prime Minister, Zoran Milanovic, has said that the latest figures showing a decrease in the budget...
Thursday 21 April 2016 20:13
FinMin: Statistics send clear message to EC, rating agencies
Croatian Finance Minister Zdravko Maric said on Thursday that the latest figures from the national statistical office on the deficit and public debt in 2015...
Thursday 21 April 2016 16:39
Croatia in group with France, Austria concerning deficit, debt
Croatia's budget deficit of -3.2% in 2015 puts it among the European Union member-states that have failed to downsize their budget gap below 3% of GDP....
Thursday 21 April 2016 14:03
HUP, HGK urge immediate action to remove macroeconomic imbalances
Croatian Employers' Association (HUP) Director-General Davor Majetic said on Thursday that the latest statistical data on Croatia's deficit and debt...
Thursday 21 April 2016 13:59
Analyst pleasantly surprised by budget deficit level
The chief economist at Societe Generale Splitska Banka, Zdeslav Santic, on Thursday welcomed the latest statistics on Croatia's budget deficit and...
Thursday 21 April 2016 13:05
Croatia's 2015 general government deficit at 3.2%, public debt at 86.7% of GDP
Croatia's consolidated general government budget deficit in 2015 was HRK 10.7 billion or 3.2% of Gross Domestic Product, while consolidated general government...
Thursday 21 April 2016 12:11
EU should be stricter in cracking down on deficits, auditors say
The European Union's executive should be stricter and more consistent in cracking down on excessive public deficits, EU auditors said Tuesday.The 28-country...
Tuesday 19 April 2016 16:46
Budget gap to be 2.2% of projected GDP
The Croatian government will present on Thursday its budget proposal for 2016, which envisages a deficit of HRK 7.4 billion or 2.2% of the projected GDP....
Wednesday 09 March 2016 19:52
Deficit to be covered by borrowing, privatisation, says FinMin
Finance Minister Zdravko Maric said on Wednesday the government planned to borrow again, possibly in the spring, to cover a planned budgetary deficit of HRK 9....
Wednesday 09 March 2016 10:15
2015 budget deficit considerably lower than planned
Croatia's consolidated central government deficit in 2015 was HRK 9.6 billion or 2.9 percent of GDP according to the GFS 2001 methodology, preliminary data...
Wednesday 10 February 2016 14:47