People's Coalition presents economic platform in Osijek
Ivan Vrdoljak, leader of the Croatian People's Party (HNS), which is a member of the SDP-led People's Coalition, said in Osijek on Sunday that once it came to...
Sunday 14 August 2016 17:55
Minister sees no reason not to implement pension reform
Labour and Pension System Minister Nada Sikic of the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) said on Wednesday she did not believe that her party was against the...
Wednesday 04 May 2016 11:58
Trade unions to organise protest rally on May 1
The SSSH and NHS trade union federations will mark International Workers' Day, May 1, by staging a protest rally against the government's plans to reform ...
Monday 25 April 2016 14:03
Minimum pension ages in Europe, the United States and Japan
Amid a debate in Italy over warnings that people aged under 40 will have to work at least until 70, here is a look at minimum retirement ages in selected...
Saturday 23 April 2016 04:05
Croatia has EUR 1.8 bn available from EU Social Fund
As part of EU Funds Week, taking place on March 7-11, the Labour and Pension System Ministry on Thursday presented operating programmes for the absorption of...
Thursday 10 March 2016 16:23
PM says using 2nd pension pillar possible to cut motorways debt
Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic said on Tuesday that he would present this year's budget on March 10 and that using the second pension pillar was being...
Tuesday 23 February 2016 14:15
Unions say labour minister doesn't understand her sector
Labour and Pension System Minister Nada Sikic's statement that collective agreements will no longer be needed once a law on salaries in the public service is...
Friday 19 February 2016 15:29
Former minister says gov't plan to regulate salary system unprofessional
Social Democrat (SDP) member of Parliament and former Labour and Pension System Minister Mirando Mrsic said on Thursday that the proposed plan for the...
Thursday 18 February 2016 18:43
Employers association says pension funds should invest in business projects
The Croatian Employers Association (HUP) believes that due to their responsibility to their members, pension insurance funds should invest not only in state...
Tuesday 16 February 2016 15:54
Pensioners' association backs Lovrinovic's idea about 2nd pillar
An umbrella association of pensioners that goes by the name "Matica Umirovljenika Hrvatske" on Wednesday stated that it supported the idea put forward by a...
Wednesday 20 January 2016 12:22
Experts against suspension of 2nd pension pillar
Prominent economic and legal experts have raised their voice against a plan to freeze the payment of contributions into the second pension insurance pillar, as...
Tuesday 19 January 2016 13:56