Regions

PM and county heads to identify priorities of Croatia's regions

Addressing a two-day conference on competitiveness of local self-government, held in Trakoscan, Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic announced on Saturday that he would meet the prefects of all Croatian counties on 19 December so as to reach agreement on priorities of Croatia's regions.

Differences between Croatian regions have increased, panel hears

Vuckovic said her ministry would present a draft of a new regional development strategy by the end of June so that it could be adopted in the third quarter of the year.

Unemployment in Croatian regions in middle of EU range

More than 60% of European Union regions recorded a decrease of at least 0.5 percentage points in unemployment in 2015 compared with 2014, but regional unemployment rates continued to vary widely, with Croatia somewhere in the middle, ...

County heads believe introduction of regions would divide Croatia

The survey was conducted among 750 adult citizens and 73% said that counties, cities and municipalities had much better defined their priorities for budget funding than the central government.