Croatia

Plenkovic in Mostar – Croatia Backs Bosnia and Herzegovina and CroatsPhoto: Jutarnji List

Plenkovic in Mostar – Croatia Backs Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croats

“Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said that Croatia will support Bosnia and Herzegovina and do everything so Croats were equal to Bosniaks and Serbs in that country on Monday in Mostar. Plenkovic arrived in Mostar on a mission to calm the Bosnian Croats who were worried about possible […]

Zagreb – Seoul Direct Flight Announced

Zagreb – Seoul Direct Flight Announced

“The Croatian capital could soon have direct flights to the capital of South Korea. The Korean airline, Jin Air, plans to expand its operations in Europe and one of the new destinations for 2019 is Zagreb, Dubrovnik Times writes. ‘In 2020, Jin Air plans to operate 52 domestic and international routes. […]

Croatia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic’s US Trip Itinerary; PM Plenkovic to Travel to BiH to Calm Tensions This Week; Croatia and BiH Croats to Block EU/NATO accession of BiH?

Croatia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic’s US Trip Itinerary; PM Plenkovic to Travel to BiH to Calm Tensions This Week; Croatia and BiH Croats to Block EU/NATO accession of BiH?

“Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic will head off on a working visit to the United States of America next week. Grabar-Kitarovic will visit Boston, New York, and Washington from Monday to Thursday next week, her office announced on Saturday. The working visit will start in Boston where she will […]

Bosnian Croat War Criminal Dies After Drinking Poison at ICTYPhoto: Sky News

Bosnian Croat War Criminal Dies After Drinking Poison at ICTY

“A former Bosnian Croat military commander swallowed what he said was poison in a U.N. war crimes courtroom on Wednesday and died shortly after losing an appeal against his 20-year prison term. Slobodan Praljak’s apparent courtroom suicide, which was broadcast on a video feed, came in the final […]

Croatians PM, MPs Dismayed By “Bosnia Six” SentencesPhoto: Government of Croatia

Croatians PM, MPs Dismayed By “Bosnia Six” Sentences

“Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic on Wednesday extended his deepest sympathy to General Slobodan Praljak’s family as well as to the families of victims of all crimes committed in Bosnia and Herzegovina during the 1992-1995 war, following the announcement of the verdict in the case of six Bosnian Croat wartime […]

Let’s Make a Deal: Hungary and Croatia Discuss INAINA.hr

Let’s Make a Deal: Hungary and Croatia Discuss INA

“Hungary is ready to sell back its stake in oil and gas company INA to Croatia, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Tuesday after talks on the issue that has soured bilateral relations. Hungarian energy group MOL is currently the biggest shareholder in INA with slightly less than […]

Tillerson Talks Balkans: “Bloodlines should no longer be battle lines”Photo: cnn.com

Tillerson Talks Balkans: “Bloodlines should no longer be battle lines”

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke about the Balkans in his address on Tuesday at the Wilson Center. He spoke about US support for Croatia’s Krk Island Project, and further spoke about continued US support to the Balkans. “The United States recognizes the fragility of the Balkans and […]

INA to Acquire Machinery for $363 million for Refinery in Rijeka

INA to Acquire Machinery for $363 million for Refinery in Rijeka

“The INA oil company announced that it has initiated the procedure to acquire machinery for the processing of heavy by-products at the Rijeka refinery, worth a total of 2.5 billion kuna ($363.63 million). A final decision on the project to process heavy by-products in Rijeka should be adopted […]

Biggest Winner at 16 +1 Central and Eastern European Summit is…..China, of coursePhoto: Lonely Planet

Biggest Winner at 16 +1 Central and Eastern European Summit is…..China, of course

Bosnia – Chairman of the Council of Ministers Denis Zvizdic is in attendance. What was done? Memorandum of Understanding on the implementation of the Mine and Thermal Power plant in Kamengrad, Sanski Most worth around capital of around 500 million euros ($595 million) with China Energy Group. Read more […]