Croatian government wants to facilitate investments

The Croatian government wants to facilitate investment and the ministries must be at investors' service, the 5th international investment projects fair REXPO 2016 heard on Thursday.  

New investment of HRK 83 mln in Jadran hotel company

Next year the Crikvenica-based Jadran hotel company is to embark on a new investment cycle worth more than HRK 83 million, the company reported on Thursday.

Enterprise minister speaks about investment potential

Enterprise and Crafts Minister Darko Horvat said in the eastern Croatian town of Vinkovci on Wednesday that in the private sector alone, the enterprise investment potential in Croatia at this moment exceeded 14 billion kuna, adding that it depended on the state administration as well as on entrepreneurs at which pace those investments would take place.

EFSI ready to increase its activity in Croatia

European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) CEO Wilhelm Molterer said after talks with Croatian Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic on Thursday that they had discussed investment possibilities and that EFSI was willing to increase its activity in Croatia.

EBRD to invest EUR 1 bln in Western Balkans, one-third for Serbia, says official

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) plans to invest more than one billion euros in the Western Balkans, and one-third of the funds will go to Serbia, the head of the EBRD office in Serbia, Daniel Berg, said on Monday.

Italian investors continue investing in Croatia but want better business climate

The conference, held at the Croatian Chamber of Commerce (HGK) Zagreb office, brought together some 50 representatives of Italian companies operating in Croatia.

Econ. Min: We know of their intentions but the decision is up to IBM

Economy Minister Tomislav Panenic on Monday confirmed that the government was aware of IBM's intentions to invest in a new user technical support centre, however he stressed, IBM hasn't decided yet whether that centre will in Croatia.

FDI in Croatia in 2015 plunge to EUR 128mn

Total foreign direct investments (FDI) in Croatia in 2015 amounted to EUR 128 million, preliminary figures released by the Croatian National Bank (HNB) show.

Contract inked with Avenue Ulaganja for Kupari tourism investment project

A contract for the Kupari project was signed with the Avenue Ulaganja company on Thursday and that day marks the start of the implementation of that project. 

Minister: Energy sector potential like that in motorways in 2000s

Today the potential for energy related projects is the same as investments in motorways were in the early 2000s, Croatian SMEs Minister Darko Horvat said on Tuesday, adding that anyone who wishes to invest in the energy sector is welcome.

Berlin hopes for better investment climate in Croatia

Investment climate in Croatia could be better and Germany is very much interested in seeing that happen, Freudenstein told Hina.

Over EUR 11m invested in startups in 2015

More than EUR 11 million was invested in Croatian startup companies in 2015, nearly 50 percent less than in 2014, Zagreb Entrepreneurship Incubator said on Friday.

Financial Times places Zagreb among top investment destinations in Europe

Ivanec and Jastrebarsko in Croatia have been ranked first and seventh respectively in the list of the top ten micro European citizens with the best strategies to attract foreign investments.

PM says using 2nd pension pillar possible to cut motorways debt

Oreskovic said the motorways debt was about EUR 4.5 billion and that enabling citizens to invest in them was a good thing.

PM: Gov't open for business

Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic  said on Tuesday that over the past 30 days he had talked with investors and told them that the government was open for business and that it would do everything to attract investments.

Minister announces 670 mln euro investments in tourism

"Investments this year in the tourism sector are planned at 670 million euros or 35% more than last year," Kliman said. 

4th Adria Hotel Forum discussing new investments

The 4th Adria Hotel Forum (AHF) being held in Zagreb on Wednesday and Thursday attracted around 300 domestic and foreign participants, mostly hoteliers, investment funds, bankers and others to discuss investment prospects in Croatia and southern Europe.

Minister says gov't to do its best to increase tourism competitiveness

Underlining that a better investment climate and greater investments were among the strategic guidelines of the new government, Kliman said that there was the political will to remove obstacles to investments.

Koncar concern expects 15% sales rise in 2015

The group's investments in 2015 total 124 million kuna (60% of which are the group's own funds), with 40% of that amount having been invested in development.

HGK expects further increase in investments this year

After four years of decline, which began in 2009, investments have slowly started to recover, the HGK said on Tuesday.

Investments key for recovery, round table hears

The round table was organised by the MHU union federation, whose president, Vilim Ribic, said salaries in education were frozen even when there was no recession.