Patriotic Coalition

HSS leader says Patriotic Coalition no longer exists

"The Patriotic Coalition as such simply no longer exists. Even though the communication between political parties (making up the coalition) was very bad in recent months, the HSS was patient and...

Karamarko to step down as Deputy PM - unofficial sources

The sources who spoke on condition of anonymity said that Karamarko had stated that his resignation was a part of the strategy of the HDZ-led Patriotic Coalition.

HDZ-led coalition positive it will topple PM Thursday

Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) secretary-general Domagoj Milosevic said after a Patriotic Coalition meeting at the HDZ's headquarters on Tuesday that the coalition was united in its positions and...

Group of MPs from Patriotic Coalition writes to UN against Pusic's candidacy

The candidacy of Vesna Pusic has no legal validity because she was nominated by the outgoing government led by Zoran Milanovic, and she exploited the legal vacuum before the formation of the new...

Karamarko says firmly supports Hasanbegovic, SOA chief to be replaced soon

Answering a reporter's question, he said that there would be a lot of inquiries in SOA because there had been indications of irregularities in its work and that time would show in which ways...

Council for Cooperation between Patriotic Coalition, Bridge appointed

The secretary-general of the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ), Milijan Brkic, has confirmed that the Council for Cooperation between the HDZ, the Bridge party and the Milan Bandic 365 party has...

Bulk of reformist government deal is about demographic recovery

Thus, one of the measure to halt depopulating trends includes incentives for youth employment in rural areas and in the areas of the special state concern and on islands.

PM-Designate negotiates with minority MPs, no agreement yet

"We had a brief discussion, very positive, it is going in the right direction, we're going to take a little more time and we will meet again tonight, nevertheless, we are going in the right...

Milanovic: Nobody won elections, gov't will be weak

In an interview in the "Nedjeljom u dva" political talk show on Croatian Television on Sunday, Milanovic said that the SDP had lost the opportunity to form the government in post-election...

Oreskovic says enjoys support of HDZ, Bridge to implement reforms

He said that he had presented his plan to the investors and received support from them. "But most of them wanted to know if I had the support of the political parties for the implementation of the...

HRID leader: We can expect a conservative revolution

The leader of the HRID party, Drago Prgomet, has said that after the Patriotic Coalition and the Bridge reformist party form a government, one can expect a conservative revolution and the adoption...

HDZ presidency to talk ministers Monday

"We will start discussing tomorrow which ministries will be under the control of Bridge and which under the control of the Patriotic Coalition. At the same time we will propose to prime minister...

Karamarko says Patriotic Coalition, Bridge cooperating well

Speaking to the press in Split, he said there were attempts by "some media" to create disagreements between the Patriotic Coalition and Bridge, but that the two sides "are cooperating very well"...

Bridge: Agreement on six ministries reached in principle

Bridge has been demanding six ministries since the start of the talks with the Patriotic Coalition -- the environment protection, justice, agriculture, economy, administration and the interior,...

Petrov: Bridge supports idea of reorganising ministries, but in 6 months' time

Another reason to postpone the reorganisation is that the current ministries are in the process of applying for EU funds and any reorganisation at this time could delay the payment of these funds...