Croatia

Croatian Deputy PM and Economic Minister Resigns Over Agrokor ScandalPhoto: Politika24

Croatian Deputy PM and Economic Minister Resigns Over Agrokor Scandal

“Croatia’s deputy prime minister Martina Dalic resigned on Monday under pressure from opposition groups who accused her of failing to prevent conflicts of interest during the restructuring of food giant Agrokor. [AGROK.UL] Dalic, who also quit her job as economy minister, denied any wrongdoing but said she did […]

Croatia – Korea Flights to Multiply

Croatia – Korea Flights to Multiply

“Korean Airlines has been granted approval by the Ministry of Transport to operate five flights a week to Croatia this year. The airlines currently only operates charter flights to Zagreb but this latest decision gives them the opportunity to introduce a regular scheduled connection.” (Dubrovnik Times)

Government Responds to Leaked E-mails About Agrokor

Government Responds to Leaked E-mails About Agrokor

“The Prime Minister, Andrej Plenkovic, and Deputy Prime Minister and Economy Minister, Martina Dalic, gave statements on Dalic’s emails about Agrokor which were published today by the news portal Index.hr. ‘I only want to say, keeping in mind all the discussions over the last months, the economy committee, […]

Povodom najava o dogovoru čelnika Stranke demokratske akcije (SDA) i Hrvatske demokratske zajednice (HDZBiH) Sulejmana Tihića i Dragana Čovića o dogovoru ''formule'' za rješavanje slučaja ''Sejdić-Finci'', visoki predstavnik u Bosni i Hercegovini Valentin Inzko izjavio je za Anadolu Agency (AA) kako međunarodna zajednica u Bosni i Hercegovini podržava ''sve što je konstruktivno''. (Midhat Poturoviç - Anadolu Ajansı)Photo: AA

Inzko @ UN – Fabric of Society at Risk in BiH

“Valentin Inzko, the High Representative for Bosnia and Herzegovina, told the Security Council on Tuesday that the situation was being heightened by a ‘general trend’ towards stockpiling weapons across the Balkan state. ‘I am deeply concerned by the recent readiness among some politicians to refer to the possibility […]

Austrian Police to Stop Looking the Other Way at BleiburgPhoto: International Business Times

Austrian Police to Stop Looking the Other Way at Bleiburg

“Less than a week before this year’s commemoration at Bleiburg, set for May 12, the event has attracted a lot of attention in the Austrian public and local law enforcement. For the first time in decades, counter-protests have been announced, and the public debate in Austria centres around […]

Croatian MEP Critizies Calls to Leave EUPhoto: N1

Croatian MEP Critizies Calls to Leave EU

“The calls to exit the EU definitely mean the impoverishment of the people of Croatia, said the Croatian MEP, Ivan Jakovcic, in the Istrian city of Pula on Tuesday, adding that Europe was not ideal, but that it had no alternative. ‘I’m not a Euroidealist, nor am I […]

Zagreb and Tehran to Deepen Banking Ties?

Zagreb and Tehran to Deepen Banking Ties?

“Croatian Minister of Economy Martina Dalic called for closer cooperation to facilitate banking ties with Iran, describing them as critical to the expansion of bilateral trade. ‘Banking and financial problems pose a major barrier to the promotion of economic relations and we should figure out a solution quickly,’ […]

Croatia is Bosnia’s Top Trade Partner in Q1

Croatia is Bosnia’s Top Trade Partner in Q1

“Croatia remained Bosnia and Herzegovina’s main trade partner over the first three months of 2018, closely followed by Serbia, according to data released by the country’s Foreign Trade Chamber on Monday. The value of Croatia’s exports to Bosnia in Q1 2018 totalled €343 million, while Bosnia’s exports to Croatia were […]

Croatian Economy Minister in Iran to Discuss CooperationPhoto: HARP

Croatian Economy Minister in Iran to Discuss Cooperation

“Economy Minister Martina Dalić met with Iranian officials to discuss strengthening bilateral economic cooperation during an official visit to Iran, the Economy Ministry said in a statement released on Monday. Minister Dalić met with Iran’s Vice President Mohammad Bagher Nobakht, Economy and Finance Minister Masoud Karbasian and Central Bank Governor Valiollah Seif. […]