Croatia

Plenkovic Addresses European ParliamentPhoto: Jutarnji List

Plenkovic Addresses European Parliament

“In his address Prime Minister Andrej Plenković spoke about the future of the European Union and Croatia’s goals within the European project. In the comments after his speech MEPs and the President of the European Commission called on Croatia to resolve the border dispute with Slovenia as soon as possible. […]

Slovenian PM Cerar – Croatia Border No Longer a Bilateral IssuePhoto: Vlada.si

Slovenian PM Cerar – Croatia Border No Longer a Bilateral Issue

“Commenting on the ambiguous Slovenia-Croatia border issue stance PM Miro Cerar stressed that the bilateral framework no longer applied in the case of the dispute and that Slovenia would secure the implementation of the arbitration decision with legal means if necessary. Cerar, who hosted Luxembourg counterpart Xavier Bettel, […]

Croatian PM to Address the European Parliament on TuesdayPhoto: Jutarnji List

Croatian PM to Address the European Parliament on Tuesday

“Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic will address the European Parliament on Tuesday, speaking about Croatia’s vision of Europe’s future and its experience on the journey to European Union membership, his office announced on Monday. After the address, Plenkovic will talk about Europe’s future and Croatia’s experience with members of […]

Croatia’s Oil Pipeline Operator in $83 mln Deal with Serbian and Hungarian CompaniesPhoto: Poslovni Dnevnik

Croatia’s Oil Pipeline Operator in $83 mln Deal with Serbian and Hungarian Companies

“Croatia’s oil pipeline operator Janaf said on Monday it had reached transport agreements worth 500 million kuna ($83 million) with Serbia’s oil company NIS and Hungary’s energy group MOL . The deal with NIS, which is majority owned by Russia’s Gazprom Neft, includes transport of oil in 2018, […]

Slovenian PM Cerar Hosts Benelux Leaders – to Discuss Border ArbitrationPhoto: I Feel Slovenia

Slovenian PM Cerar Hosts Benelux Leaders – to Discuss Border Arbitration

“Prime Minister Miro Cerar will host his counterparts from Luxembourg and the Netherlands and the Belgian foreign minister for a Slovenia-Benelux summit meeting on Monday and Tuesday. Cerar will host a dinner for Luxembourgian Prime Minister Xavier Bettel and Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders at Ljubljana Castle tonight […]

President Vucic Accepts President Grabar-Kitarovic’s Invitation to VisitReuters/Antonio Bronic

President Vucic Accepts President Grabar-Kitarovic’s Invitation to Visit

“Serbian President Aleksandar Vučić has accepted an invitation by Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović to officially visit Croatia. At a news conference following talks with the President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani, Vučić said that he expects much from the meeting with the Croatian president.’I consider this invitation […]

Croatian Constitutional Court Rejects Convicted War Criminal’s AppealPhoto: Time Out

Croatian Constitutional Court Rejects Convicted War Criminal’s Appeal

The Constitutaional Court has rejected a complaint by wartime assistant interior minister Tomislav Mercep who in 2016 was convicted of war crimes committed at the start of the war in Croatia in the early 1990s. Zagreb County Court in May 2016 sentenced Mercep to five and a half […]