EPP

Daul proud Plenkovic won election without populist rhetoric

President of the European People's Party (EPP) Joseph Daul on Thursday said that he hoped Andrej Plenkovic would attend the next EPP summit scheduled for mid-October as a prime minister, adding that he was proud of him because he had won Croatia's parliamentary election without having to use populist rhetoric.

Plenkovic: HDZ didn't lobby to defer admission of Vucic's party to the EPP

Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) leader Andrej Plenkovic on Tuesday refuted speculation that the HDZ had "lobbied" to have the admission of the Serbian Progressive Party (SNS), led by Serbia's Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic, to the European Peoples' Party (EPP) deferred due to his party's interests and success at Sunday's parliamentary election.

EPP postpones decision on admission of Serbian Progressive Party

A decision to grant the Serbian Progressive Party (SNS) an associate membership of the European People's Party (EPP) has been postponed until November for political reasons, sources in the EPP told Hina on Tuesday.

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 Bridge's slate but he did say that he would not form his own party.

Robert Shuman Foundation conference ends in Dubrovnik

The conference was attended by former European Commission President Jacques Santer, Croatian MEP Dubravka Suica, former MEP Doris Pack.  

Juncker expects migrant wave to continue

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker believes the refugee wave across the Balkan states towards Germany will continue ...