Parliament

HDSSB joins parliamentary majority

Josip Salapic, the only member of Parliament from the Croatian Democratic Party of Slavonia and Baranja (HDSSB), has joined the parliamentary group of the Croatian Social Liberal Party (HSLS) and...

Sabor adopts PM's report on European Council meeting

The Croatian parliament on Friday adopted by a majority vote a report by Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic on the meeting of the European Council held in Brussels on October 20-21.

Everything ready for Friday's inaugural parliament session

Outgoing parliament speaker Zeljko Reiner confirmed on Wednesday that everything was ready for Friday's inaugural session of the new parliament.

Bosnia-Herzegovina MPs ask that Republika Srpska referendum be prevented

A group of deputies in the Bosnian parliament's House of Representatives on Tuesday asked the most influential western countries to get involved and prevent the implementation of a referendum by...

Croatia ranked 92nd by percentage of women in parliament

The Government Office for Gender Equality on Tuesday called on political parties in Croatia to abide by the law and include at least 40 percent of women on their slates for the forthcoming early...

Croatian parliament speaker receives incoming British ambassador

Croatian Parliament Speaker Zeljko Reiner on Monday received incoming British Ambassador to Croatia Andrew Dalgleish with whom he agreed that relations between Croatia and Great Britain were "...

People's Coalition sign election agreement

Leaders of the parties in the People's Coalition in Zabok on Saturday signed an agreement on running together at the coming parliamentary election.

Turkey to hold emergency parliament session after failed coup

The Turkish parliament was to hold an emergency session Saturday after a coup by a military faction was foiled overnight, leaving at least 90 dead.

Reiner says 8th parliament fails to meet expectations

Parliament Speaker Zeljko Reiner has said that the 8th parliament, which was officially dissolved on Friday, has failed to do what it was expected of it, namely it failed to implement structural...

Eighth Croatian parliament to be formally dissolved on Friday

The decision of the eighth Croatian legislature to dissolve itself after the Tihomir Oreskovic cabinet ouster and failure of the HDZ party to form a new ruling majority takes effect on Friday, 15...

Parliament not to meet due to SDP's objection, speaker says

Members of the Croatian Parliament will not be meeting by Friday July 15 when the decision on the self-dissolution of Parliament takes effect, Parliament Speaker Zeljko Reiner told the press after...

Parliament commemorates 21st anniversary of Srebrenica genocide

"It seems as though the world has not learned a lesson from that mass atrocity because justice has not been satisfied, the victims have not received gratification and as a civilisation we are even...

Reiner says won't convene parliament, accuses Bridge of hypocrisy

He recalled that Bridge submitted the final amendments to the said law only yesterday and wondered why it had not done it earlier.

Bridge wants parliament to remain in session until dissolution

The Bridge party on Monday asked Parliament Speaker Zeljko Reiner to call a new regular session of the national parliament which would last until July 15, when a decision on its dissolution takes...

Petrov: All key decisions in parliament were passively or actively agreed by SDP, HDZ

Asked if Bridge would form a coalition with the HDZ after the coming election if Andrej Plenkovic was elected HDZ president, Petrov said it was pointless to talk hypothetically or interfere in...