Tomislav Tolusic

Minister says should have acted faster in case of salmonella-infected meat

Agriculture Minister Tomislav Tolusic said on Wednesday that in a case involving chicken and duck meat infected with Salmonella bacteria, which was reported about in today's newspapers, his...

Croatian farm minister, Commissioner Hogan discuss issue of Terrano wine

 Agriculture Minister Tomislav Tolusic met with European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Phil Hogan on Tuesday on the margins of an Agriculture and Fisheries Council meeting in...

Croatia successful in absorbing EU funds, ministry says

Croatia drew HRK 6.28 billion (EUR 837 million) from EU funds in the first ten months of this year, the largest amount since it was granted access to EU funding, the Ministry of Regional...

New development index presented

A new development index, to come into force at the start of 2017, will include both economic and demographic criteria as a result of which some 50 additional units of local self-government could...

Eco-industrial zone Nemetin opens its doors to businesses

The 33-million kuna eco-industrial zone Nemetin outside Osijek was formally presented by Regional Development and EU Funds Minister Tomislav Toulusic at a news conference in Osijek on Thursday....

HRK 380mn to be available for business infrastructure development

A 38-million-kuna tender for the Business Infrastructure Development will be announced in early October, the Croatian caretaker ministers of EU funds and SMEs, Tomislav Tolusic and Darko Horvat,...

Minister visits Dubrovnik Airport, biggest EU project in Croatia

Regional Development and EU Funds Minister Tomislav Tolusic visited Dubrovnik Airport on Friday, saying the primary function of this big European Union development project was transport connection...

EUR 506m from EU funds drawn in the first six months of this year

In the first six months of this year, Croatia drew EUR 506 million from European Union funds, as against the EUR 545 million drawn over 2015, caretaker Regional Development and EU Funds Minister...

Tolusic: Peljesac Bridge project is a done deal

Regional Development and EU Funds Minister Tomislav Tolusic said in Dubrovnik on Friday that financing for the Peljesac Bridge construction project was not questionable and that a contractor might...

Petrov and Tolusic reassure press that gov't will last until term's end

Asked by the press how detrimental the services which Mrs. Karamarko had provided to the MOL lobbyist might be to national interests, Petrov said that the government firmly stood by the position...

Croatia receives EU accreditation for absorption of EUR 6.9 bn

Tolusic said that the European Commission had "warned of the insufficient number of people in the system," which could lead to failure to absorb EU funds.

Reform measures agreed with coalition partners, says minister

Minister Tolusic and Mayor Bandic spoke with reporters in Zagreb's main square where, together with Tourism Minister Anton Kliman, they jointly promoted the "Products of the Croatian Islands."

Deal inked on HRK 141.5 mln grant for new dorm in Varazdin

An agreement on a non-repayable grant in the amount of 141.5 million kuna (EUR 18.6 million) from European Union funds for a new dormitory in Varazdin was signed in that northern Croatian city on...

Minister launches construction of building for 21 socially vulnerable families

Regional Development and EU Funds Minister Tomislav Tolusic marked the start of the construction of a residential building in the southern Croatian town of Benkovac on Monday, worth EUR 1.32...

Procedures to obtain EU funds to be simplified, says minister

"It won't, for example, be necessary to obtain a letter of intent from a bank nor for entrepreneurs to provide a deposit as was the case until now.