“The government is still trying to find a viable solution for the country’s shipbuilding industry as there are more questions than answers regarding the future of the Uljanik and 3rd of May shipyards in Pula and Rijeka.

Despite securing salaries for the month of August, no new concrete solutions are in place ahead of the government’s special cabinet session in Pula on Thursday. The European Commission had last week returned the government’s restructuring plan for revision, saying the Croatian taxpayer must not foot the bill for any potential bailout, adding that a strategic partner was needed.” (Voice of Croatia)