Croatia

Croatia Looks to Strengthen Cooperation with AlbaniaPhoto: Office of the President of Croatia

Croatia Looks to Strengthen Cooperation with Albania

“Cooperation between Croatia and Albania is constantly improving and the main precondition for its significant expansion is better transport connectivity, Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic and her Albanian host, President Ilir Meta, agreed at talks in Tirana on Wednesday. ‘We should strengthen our cooperation that is already fruitful, but […]

Croatia Looking to Build StatePhoto: SoccerPro

Croatia Looking to Build State

“Croatian State Property Minister Goran Maric said on Wednesday that building a national football stadium is needed and that he has to do it as soon as possible. ‘The construction of a national stadium is not only realistic, but it is necessary. It has to be done as […]

Croatian President on Official Visit to Albania to Focus on PollutionPhoto: N1

Croatian President on Official Visit to Albania to Focus on Pollution

“Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic will travel to Albania on Wednesday for a three-day official visit during which she will meet with the Albanian state leadership in Tirana and visit the Adriatic port of Durres, the President’s Office announced on Tuesday. On Wednesday, Grabar-Kitarovic will meet with her host, […]

Bridge Connecting Island of Ciovo to Mainland Croatia Opens

Bridge Connecting Island of Ciovo to Mainland Croatia Opens

“Today is a great day for Trogir and Čiovo – a bridge between Čiovo and the mainland was opened that should resolve traffic congestion during the tourist season. The bridge is 547 metres long, 13.5 metres wide and 6 metres in height. ‘In the name of the government […]

Croatia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Over 500,000 Croatians Welcome Back World Cup Soccer Team; Chinese Police in Croatia; Croatian Economy Grew During the World Cup; Croatian Deputy Prime Minister in Brussels for Foreign Affairs Council MeetingPhoto: FIFA

Croatia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Over 500,000 Croatians Welcome Back World Cup Soccer Team; Chinese Police in Croatia; Croatian Economy Grew During the World Cup; Croatian Deputy Prime Minister in Brussels for Foreign Affairs Council Meeting

“Croatia’s World Cup runners-up have returned home to a massive welcome ceremony at Ban Josip Jelacic Square in Zagreb on Monday, the day after losing the World Cup final 4-2 against France in Moscow. According to the latest police estimates on Monday evening, a crowd of over 550,000 […]

Serbia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Serbia- Kosovo Meeting on July 18; Gazprom Chief Discusses Turkish Stream Pipeline With Serbian Ambassador to Russia; Serbia Planning to Commemorate the War in CroatiaPhoto: Gazprom

Serbia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Serbia- Kosovo Meeting on July 18; Gazprom Chief Discusses Turkish Stream Pipeline With Serbian Ambassador to Russia; Serbia Planning to Commemorate the War in Croatia

“The Presidents of Serbia and Kosovo will meet with European Union High Representative Federica Mogherini in Brussels on July 18, European Commission spokeswoman Maja Kocijancic tweeted on on Thursday. A statement on the European External Action Service web site said Mogherini would meet with Presidents Aleksandar Vucic and […]

Slovenia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Jansa Given Until Thursday to Form Coalition; Slovenia Sues Croatia Over Arbitration; Slovenia to Sell 50% of Largest Bank; Slovenia to Hold Local Elections in November

Slovenia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Jansa Given Until Thursday to Form Coalition; Slovenia Sues Croatia Over Arbitration; Slovenia to Sell 50% of Largest Bank; Slovenia to Hold Local Elections in November

“The head of Slovenia’s largest parliamentary party has until July 19 to tell the president if he can form a government, after voters elected a splintered legislature on June 3. President Borut Pahor gave the deadline on Thursday to two-time former prime minister Janez Jansa, head of the […]

WEEKEND READ: Florian Bieber Op-ed “It is time to ditch the Berlin Process”Photo: The Srpska Times

WEEKEND READ: Florian Bieber Op-ed “It is time to ditch the Berlin Process”

“When the Berlin Process was launched five years ago, it was supposed to trigger a new dynamic to regional cooperation and bringing the Western Balkans closer towards the EU. By circumventing formal institutional structures and bringing in all EU members, the process could avoid excessive duplication of existing […]

Video: Croatia Celebrates for First World Cup Final on Sunday

“There were euphoric scenes all over Croatia as Mario Mandzukic sent the nation into the World Cup final deep into extra-time. Ivan Perisic’s second-half equaliser and Mandzukic’s left-foot strike has sent Croatia into its first ever World Cup final. Crazy scenes followed Mandzukic’s goal and then the referee’s […]

NATO Summit: Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic Gifts Trump a Croatia Soccer Jersey

NATO Summit: Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic Gifts Trump a Croatia Soccer Jersey

“President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović is taking part at the two day NATO summit in Brussels. President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović took the opportunity during her meeting with US President Donald Trump to give him a Croatia football team jersey with his name and the number 9 to him. Andrej Kramarić currently wears number 9 which was once […]