Croatia

Croatian PM in Mostar: We hope for a solution on the electoral law (in BiH)Photo: Jutarnji List

Croatian PM in Mostar: We hope for a solution on the electoral law (in BiH)

“Prime Minister Plenković joined other regional leaders in Mostar on Monday for the 21st International Economic Forum, an event aimed at bolstering regional economic cooperation. Asked about efforts by Bosniak politicians to diminish the roled of the upper chamber of parliament – a body based on national representation […]

Kolinda Urges Dialogue Between Russia and the West on Trip to BulgariaPhoto: famouspeople.com

Kolinda Urges Dialogue Between Russia and the West on Trip to Bulgaria

“President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović was on a one day visit to Bulgaria today. In Sofia, she met with President Rumen Radev, Prime Minister Boyko Borissov and Parliament Speaker Tsveta Karayancheva.   President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović said that the policy of dialogue is the only path to relations between Russia and […]

Controversy Over Jasenovac Commemoration Continues

Controversy Over Jasenovac Commemoration Continues

“This year there will also be no unique commemoration in memory of the victims of the Jasenovac detention camp, as it was not for the previous two years, confirmed the president of the Federation of Anti-Fascist Fighters and antifascists Republic of Croatia Franjo Habulin, and the question of how […]

Why is Croatian Construction Tumbling, While Slovenia’s Grows?Photo: International Business Times

Why is Croatian Construction Tumbling, While Slovenia’s Grows?

“While the construction sector in Croatia’s neighbour to the north flourishes, things here at home aren’t so inspiring… As Posolovni Dnevnik/Suzana Varosanec writes on the 3rd of April, 2018, following the fall in the volume of construction works back during December 2017, in January 2018, relatively high growth […]

New Croatian Center Opens in New York CityPhoto: George Corluka

New Croatian Center Opens in New York City

“A new Croatian centre in Manhattan, New York City has opened and was blessed last weekend. The Croatian centre is part of the Roman Catholic Church of Sts. Cyril & Methodius and St. Raphael in Manhattan, New York City. The Church has been the seat of a Croatian […]

Beautiful lakes and rivers with crystal clear water in Plitvice Lakes National Park, CroatiaPhoto: kimkim.com

Croatia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Croatia Marks 27 Years Since Beginning of War; Croatia Eyes Education Reform; Tourism is Nearly 20 Percent of 2017 GDP

“President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic said at Plitvice Lakes National Park on Saturday that the Plitvice victory 27 years ago was the beginning of Croatia’s victorious struggle for freedom and independence. She was speaking at a commemoration for Josip Jovic, a policeman killed there 27 years ago today in an operation launched […]

Croatia Confirms Purchase of 12 F-16 Barak Fighter PlanesNetwork54

Croatia Confirms Purchase of 12 F-16 Barak Fighter Planes

“Following a meeting at the government offices last night, President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović and Prime Minister Andrej Plenković confirmed that the Defence Council accepted the opinion of the expert team and that the most favorable offer for a multi-purpose fighter plane came from Israel. Used F-16 Barak fighter planes […]