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Plenkovic: HDZ wants to agree most essential things with Bridge this week

Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) president Andrej Plenkovic said on Monday that everything in the negotiations with the Bridge party was proceeding in line with an agreed road map, that today was...

Plenkovic says expects intensive negotiations with Bridge this week

The leader of the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ), Andrej Plenkovic, said on Sunday that negotiations with partners from the Bridge party would continue on Monday and that he expected an intensive...

HNS leader urges HDZ and Bridge to finally form government

Croatian People's Party (HNS) leader Ivan Vrdoljak said that the HNS main committee and presidency would not be discussing support for the future government of the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ)...

Plenkovic: Sound foundations should be laid for economy in 2017

Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) leader and Prime Minister-designate hopeful, Andrej Plenkovic, said on Friday that the government's economic policy in 2017 would focus on laying sound foundations...

Plenkovic says HDZ-Bridge negotiations proceeding normally

Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) president Andrej Plenkovic on Friday refuted media speculation that negotiations on the formation of a new government between the HDZ and the Bridge party had been...

Plenkovic: After a few more days of talks, we'll have more than 76 signatures

The leader of the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ), Andrej Plenkovic, on Wednesday expressed confidence that after a few more days of talks, his party would have the signatures of support of the...

Petrov: Signatures for PM-Designate after agreement on entire "package"

After meeting with President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic for consultations on Wednesday, Bridge leader Bozo Petrov said that the party would give its signatures to form a new government once "the...

Plenkovic ready to offer Petrov post of First Deputy PM

Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) leader Andrej Plenkovic, poised to become Croatia's new Prime Minister, said on Wednesday that he saw no problem in offering the position of First Deputy Prime...

Administrative Court confirms Karamarko in conflict of interest

Former deputy prime minister and leader of the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) Tomislav Karamarko was not available for any comments on Tuesday after a ruling by Zagreb Administrative Court on...

HDZ and minorities to resume talks after HDZ-Bridge deal

The negotiations between the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) and eight elected representatives of ethnic minorities on the next Croatian government, due to have been held on Tuesday, have been...

PM-Designate hopeful: New gov't to have 4 deputy premiers

Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) leader Andrej Plenkovic, poised to become the next Prime Minister, said on Tuesday morning that the next cabinet would likely have four Deputy Prime Ministers.

HDZ and Bridge close to hammering out deal

Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) leader Andrej Plenkovic and his counterpart from the Bridge party, Bozo Petrov, on Monday evening said that harmonising of the two parties' views on the seven...

HDZ deputy chief says Plenkovic will have enough signatures

Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) deputy chief Milijan Brkic said on Monday that HDZ president Andrej Plenkovic would have enough signatures for consultations with President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic...

HDZ leader expects progress in talks with Bridge

Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) leader Andrej Plenkovic has said that he expects progress in the negotiations with the Bridge reformist party, and the third round of the talks between the two...

Plenkovic says his first visit abroad will be to Sarajevo

The president of the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ), a relative winner of the September 11 parliamentary election in Croatia, Andrej Plenkovic, said in an interview for Al Jazeera on Friday that...