Monday 11 January 2016 19:57 CET
Speaker says parliament to convene Jan 20
The parliament speaker underscored that this was a huge task that "has begun and is underway" and would entail a great deal of negotiation and agreement, expressing hope that it will be completed on time.
Thursday 03 December 2015 16:43 CET
MOST invites two party blocs for joint meeting
In the event that only one of the two blocs appears at the scheduled meeting, Bridge will resume negotiations with that side on forming a reformist government,
Thursday 03 December 2015 14:40 CET
Petrov says responsibility cannot be shifted onto 10 pct of MPs
At this moment I would like to see them finally reach an agreement and let them elect their parliament speaker
Thursday 03 December 2015 13:50 CET
Karamarko: We didn't support Podolnjak because of 'done deal' approach
Asked why the HDZ had given up on Zeljko Reiner as its candidate for Parliament Speaker, Karamarko said that they had wanted to see what would happen during the session.
Thursday 03 December 2015 13:31 CET
New parliament fails to appoint its speaker
We said that we would accept the candidacy for Parliament Speaker if it is supported by the two biggest political camps, and they each have more than a third of parliamentary seats.
Thursday 03 December 2015 13:00 CET
Bridge MP disappointed with failed attempt of new parliament
Lovrinovic claimed that it was clear that it was not Bridge that was obstructing the government's formation and the election of the chairman of the eighth legislature.
Thursday 03 December 2015 12:28 CET
President sets new round of talks with parties for Monday
"I call on the newly elected parliamentary deputies to show responsibility towards citizens, towards the voters who elected them," the president told the press after leaving the parliament
Thursday 03 December 2015 12:11 CET
First attempt to inaugurate parliament fails
Podolnjak said that he would accept his appointment only if the parliament voted him in by consensus, ...
Wednesday 02 December 2015 20:38 CET
Podolnjak says MOST can't nominate its parliament speaker candidate
He also said that at talks with both the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) and the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Bridge discussed all possibilities and potential names.
Tuesday 01 December 2015 13:59 CET
Leko: No reason for nervousness in anticipation of new parliament
"I have not been involved in negotiations (on a post-election coalition) and am not familiar with how far the negotiations have advanced," Leko said.
Tuesday 01 December 2015 13:28 CET
Reiner says isn't HDZ parliament speaker candidate
Reiner declined to speculate how many stand-ins the HDZ would send to parliament for its deputies holding local offices,