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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...

Hasanbegovic: Croatian and HDZ policies free of extremism

Croatia's caretaker Culture Minister Zlatko Hasanbegovic said on Tuesday that there was no extremism either in the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) or in Croatia's society and therefore no one...

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...

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...

European Broadcasting Union urges Zagreb to protect HRT independence

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU), an international alliance of public service media, has urged the Croatian government to make sure that the national broadcaster (HRT) will maintain its...

HRT to air election debate between leaders of HDZ, SDP on Aug 12

Croatian Radio and Television (HRT) said on Monday it would broadcast an election debate between the leaders of the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) and the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Andrej...

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...

HRT says Grizli PR agency wasn't favoured

Grizli is also mentioned in a published contract, signed by the Austrian party but not the Croatian, which mentions "Otvoreno" and Sprlje. 

HRT marks two important anniversaries

The Croatian Radio and Television (HRT) on Sunday organised a ceremony in Zagreb's "Vatroslav Lisinski" concert hall to mark its day, the 60th anniversary of the establishment of Croatian...

Dominican province in Croatia distances itself from preacher's sermon

The provincial of the Dominican Province in Croatia, Friar Anto Gavric, has stated that the sermon made by preacher Luka Prcela on Sunday reflected only Prcela's personal opinions and did not...

Priest resents president over NDH comment, she forgives him

"Mr. Prcela, You cannot forgive me my statement, but I forgive You Your Statement. Let us turn to the future," the Croatian president stated on her Facebook account.