Zlatko Hasanbegovic

Obuljen Korzinek takes over as Minister of Culture

Nina Obuljen Korzinek took over from Zlatko Hasanbegovic as Croatia's Minister of Culture at a ceremony on Thursday, announcing that one of her first moves would be to appoint directors of several...

HND says 280 journalists in non-profit media left without income

The termination of a Culture Ministry grant programme for non-profit media, which over the past three years has strengthened the third media sector, has left 280 journalists without any income on...

Hasanbegovic: Croatian and HDZ policies free of extremism

Croatia's caretaker Culture Minister Zlatko Hasanbegovic said on Tuesday that there was no extremism either in the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) or in Croatia's society and therefore no one...

HDZ chief seeks support of all ethnic minorities

Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) leader Andrej Plenkovic, who is the likeliest Prime Minister-Designate after the September 11 early parliamentary elections, on...

Hasanbegovic: Pupovac won't be choosing personnel in new gov't

Culture Minister Zlatko Hasanbegovic on Thursday said that Vice President of the Independent Democratic Serb Party (SDSS) Milorad Pupovac won't be choosing personnel in the new government and that...

Pupovac: We won't back gov't that would include Hasanbegovic

The vice-president of the Independent Democratic Serb Party (SDSS), Milorad Pupovac, told the N1 television on Thursday that representatives of ethnic minorities could participate in the majority...

Children's ombudswoman responds to culture minister's request

Children's Ombudswoman Ivana Milas Klaric said on Thursday that in her opinion the column by Zrinka Vrabec Mojzes, published in the latest issue of the Nacional weekly, could be violating the...

Culture ministers asks ombudswoman to protect rights of his children

Culture Minister Zlatko Hasenbegovic on Wednesday called on the Ombudswoman for Children to protect his underage sons from hate speech in the article by Zrinka Vrabec Mojzes, published in the...

HDZ's Hasanbegovic advocates long-term cooperation with Bridge

The Minister of Culture and member of the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) party's Presidency, Zlatko Hasanbegovic, said in Dubrovnik on Sunday that he was a staunch advocate of long-term...

1st hearing held in minister's lawsuit against journalist over mental anguish

Lawyer Jonjic today presented the plaintiff's arguments and proposed the examination of Hasanbegovic's work by history experts to contend Tomic's claims that Hasanbegovic had advocated "...

Croatian culture minister on accusations of being revisionist

"This is a defamation campaign which is not based on a single fact. I have already explained that the Independent State of Croatia (NDH) was the biggest moral failure of this country. I have...

Finkielkraut: I signed petition against Hasanbegovic because of his historical revisionism

"I am here to express solidarity with all Croatians who regard the fact that Hasanbegovic is at the helm of the Ministry of Culture as a shameful act," the French intellectual told a press...

Three members of cultural council for book publishing industry resign

Three members of the Culture Ministry's council for the book publishing industry - Nadezda Cacinovic, Gordana Crnkovic and Neven Jovanovic - have tendered their resignations to their posts in the...

Hasanbegovic rejects Ustasha ideology in interview with Le Monde

Croatian Culture Minister Zlatko Hasanbegovic said in an interview with the French newspaper Le Monde that he did not feel sorry for the Ustasha regime and that criticisms against him were a...

Culture minister: Motion to replace First Deputy PM will be rejected

Hasanbegovic said he did not expect any surprises from the HDZ's partner Bridge during the vote, adding that Bridge leader Bozo Petrov "clearly said that he would rely on facts and not rumours and...