Croatia

Croatia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Chinese consortium to build $339 mln bridge; Plenkovic to meet Juncker over border; Kolinda heading to BiHPhoto: HARP

Croatia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Chinese consortium to build $339 mln bridge; Plenkovic to meet Juncker over border; Kolinda heading to BiH

“State-owned Croatian Roads company has picked a Chinese consortium to build 2,400-metre Peljesac bridge connecting Croatia’s mainland with its southern region, including the city of Dubrovnik, for 2.08 billion Croatian kuna ($339 million). The consortium, which includes China Road & Bridge Corp., CCCC Highway Consultants Co Ltd and […]

Slovenia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Slovenia to take Croatia to European Court of Justice by February; Presidents of Slovenia, Croatia, and Italy Discuss Good Neighborly RelationsPhoto: Slovenia Times

Slovenia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Slovenia to take Croatia to European Court of Justice by February; Presidents of Slovenia, Croatia, and Italy Discuss Good Neighborly Relations

“Slovenian Foreign Minister Karl Erjavec announced to members of the National Assembly Committee for Foreign Policy (OZP) to prepare for proceedings against Croatia at the European Court of Justice. Slovenia will submit it to the European Commission by the end of February, he announced. Erjavec said, the purpose of […]

New US Ambassador to Croatia, Robert Kohorst, arrives in ZagrebPhoto: Embassy of the United States, Zagreb

New US Ambassador to Croatia, Robert Kohorst, arrives in Zagreb

“The Ambassador was appointed by US President Donald Trump. New US Ambassador to Croatia Robert Kohorst has arrived in Zagreb, the Embassy of the United States of America announced on its official Twitter profile, reports N1 on January 10, 2018. Kohorst has replaced Juliet Valls Noyes before her term […]

Kolinda in Turkey: Meets Erdogan, discusses BiH Constitution, Turkish investment in CroatiaPhoto: Office of the President of Croatia

Kolinda in Turkey: Meets Erdogan, discusses BiH Constitution, Turkish investment in Croatia

“President Croatia Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović was on a working visit to  Turkey, where she discussed strengthening bilateral economic relations and stimulating investment, as well as migration crisis and relations between Turkey and the European Union with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. After a working meeting with the President of […]

Croatian President in Turkey to meet Erdogan….to push for electoral reform in Bosnia?Photo: famouspeople.com

Croatian President in Turkey to meet Erdogan….to push for electoral reform in Bosnia?

“A red carpet ceremonial welcome is waiting in front of the palace of the Turkish President for Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic who will be on a two day visit there. The president will hold talks with Turkish head of state in private. Then follows delegations meeting and working dinner. A key theme of […]

MUST READ – Director of CEAS (Belgrade): Russians will try to interfere in the during elections in Montenegro, but joining NATO was best news in balkans in the last decadePhoto: Twitter

MUST READ – Director of CEAS (Belgrade): Russians will try to interfere in the during elections in Montenegro, but joining NATO was best news in balkans in the last decade

“‘The Russians have not yet given up on their intentions, and I expect their interference during the upcoming local and presidential elections in Montenegro,’ said Jelena Milic, Director of the Center for Euro-Atlantic Studies (CEAS). She also said that ‘Montenegro’s NATO membership is the best news in the Balkans in the […]

Croatia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Croatian Member of EU Parliament threatens “force” over border dispute; Croats and Slovenes protest together against “nationalistic fog” on border; Croatian government stalls on buying military planes; Croatian national soccer team playing in US in MarchPhoto: Time Out

Croatia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Croatian Member of EU Parliament threatens “force” over border dispute; Croats and Slovenes protest together against “nationalistic fog” on border; Croatian government stalls on buying military planes; Croatian national soccer team playing in US in March

“Croatian MEP Ruza Tomasic would use force to resolve problems with Slovenia over the demarcation in the Savudrija Bay. Tomasic also said that the Croatian police, and if necessary, the army, should react to the illegal actions of the Slovenian police. She said that it is not about a […]

Slovenia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: “Croatia border, W Balkans in focus of Pahor’s trip to Brussels”; National Assembly to impeach Prime Minister Miro Cerar?; How much is Slovenia fining Croatian fisherman?Photo: Robert Balen/Vecer.com

Slovenia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: “Croatia border, W Balkans in focus of Pahor’s trip to Brussels”; National Assembly to impeach Prime Minister Miro Cerar?; How much is Slovenia fining Croatian fisherman?

“President Borut Pahor will embark on his first official visit abroad on Monday after being sworn in for a second term in December. Visiting Brussels, he will meet European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Monday, and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg on Tuesday.” […]

Where did BiH export in 2017?

Where did BiH export in 2017?

“Exports from BiH amounted to 11 billion BAM ($6,759,276,944) in 2017, which represents a record amount. Exports in the year of 2016 amounted to about 9.4 billion BAM ($5.77 million), which means that exports in 2017 were increased by more than 1.5 billion BAM ($921,762). Exports in the […]