Switzerland gives 21 mn francs for infrastructure development in Gorski Kotar

The Croatian Ministry of Regional Development and EU Funds on Tuesday signed the first in a series of agreements that are part of a Swiss-Croatian programme of cooperation within the thematic field Environment and Infrastructure. The agreement refers to the development of the Gorski Kotar region, the Ministry said in a statement.

Croatia partner in EU organ donation awareness project

The European Union has launched the EUDONORGAN project for the training and social awareness for increasing organ donation in the EU and neighbouring countries, the Croatian Health Ministry said on Monday, adding that the project leader was Spain, with Croatia, Italy and Slovenia acting as partners.

Germany donates equipment for Croatia's riot police

The German Embassy on Tuesday handed over to the Police Directorate in Zagreb equipment worth nearly HRK 472,000 for the riot police forces of Zadar and Split counties, the Interior Ministry said.

Still no rise in food donation despite VAT exemption

Even though retailers in Croatia have been exempt from paying VAT on food donations since 2015, food donation has still not become a regular practice and large amounts of food continue to be discarded, participants in a round table discussion on food donation and poverty in Croatia said this past week.

German police donation to Croatian colleagues

The police in the southern coastal city of Split on Thursday received a donation from Germany worth 70,000 euro, including four police patrol bikes, while another four bikes will be handed over to the police in Zadar.

US donates EUR 56,700 for demining in Croatia

The American Chamber of Commerce in Croatia (AmCham) has been one of the biggest demining donors and the latest agreement for a donation of HRK 427,000 was signed in Sisak on Wednesday.

Croatia pledges EUR 1mn for Syria

"I hope that the political process, based on the UN resolution, will bring this crisis and tragic conflict to an end. Let us not be ashamed to respond when our children ask us:  What have you done to stop the war in Syria?" Grabar-Kitarovic said.

Germany donates EUR 100,000 in equipment to Croatian border police

German police have donated laptops, software, digital cameras and accompanying equipment to their Croatian colleagues, worth nearly HRK 780,000, (approx. EUR 100,000) which is expected to assist border police in their work.

President donates industrial iron to seamstresses' association

I can tell you that I, together with the government coming into power, will always and everywhere raise business spirit and respect anyone who wishes to start up a new business, no matter how small it may be and to facilitate that it develops and expands. 

Korea donates $200K to Caritas Croatia for refugees

HC president Josip Mrzljak received the donation from Korean Ambassador to Croatia Suh Hyung-Won. Bishop Mrzljak thanked the Korean government for recognising Caritas' efforts in responding to the needs of refugees.

U.S. to donate 16 used Kiowa helicopters to Croatia

The US Congress had earlier granted the donation to Croatia and the choppers will be taken over by the new defence minister after the new government is formed.

HT donates EUR 95,000 for social projects

In the past ten years HT has donated HRK 8.5 million to help 240 projects throughout the country as part of its socially responsible business strategy,

HDZ collects HRK 2.5M at fundraiser functions

"Today we have released a statement on (campaign outlays) which we submitted to the State Election Commission within a deadline. We have raised 2.477 million kuna ...