Croatia candidates: the PM, the singer and the ‘guy next door’

By |julij 3rd, 2020|Andrej Plenković, Croatia, Croatia elections, Davor Bernardić, Miroslav Škoro, News|

Croatians will choose their next prime minister in a parliamentary election on Sunday  (5 July) pitting conservative incumbent Andrej Plenković against the centre-left opposition leader Davor Bernardić.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Croatia candidates: the PM, the singer and the ‘guy next door’

EU and Western Balkan leaders reaffirm ties in veiled response to China, Russia

By |maj 7th, 2020|Albania, Aleksandar Vučić, Andrej Plenković, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Charles Michel, EU-Western Balkans Summit, Montenegro, News, Nikola Dimitrov, North Macedonia, Serbia, Ursula von der Leyen|

EU leaders confirmed their "unequivocal support for the European perspective" to their Western Balkans counterparts during a video-summit on Wednesday (6 May). However, the final declaration doesn't make reference to a tangible time frame for the regio...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU and Western Balkan leaders reaffirm ties in veiled response to China, Russia

Croatia’s ruling conservatives target summer election

By |maj 6th, 2020|Andrej Plenković, coronavirus, Croatia, Croatia elections, EPP, HDZ, News|

Croatia's conservative ruling party will seek a parliamentary election during the summer depending on the evolution of the coronavirus outbreak, one of its top officials said on Tuesday (5 May).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Croatia’s ruling conservatives target summer election

Croatia president quits state ceremony in protest at Nazi-era salute

By |maj 1st, 2020|Andrej Plenković, Croatia, News, Zoran Milanović|

Croatia's President Zoran Milanovic walked away from a state wreath-laying ceremony on Friday (1 May) in protest at a Nazi-era slogan worn by one of the participants, exposing once again deep divisions in the EU's newest member.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Croatia president quits state ceremony in protest at Nazi-era salute

Borissov meets Erdogan, gets assurance Bulgaria’s border will stay calm

By |marec 3rd, 2020|Andrej Plenković, Angela Merkel, Boyko Borissov, Bulgaria, Croatian Presidency, Greece, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, migrant crisis, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey|

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov failed on Monday (2 March) in his mediation mission in Ankara which aimed to bring Greece, Turkey and EU leaders to a summit in Sofia to prevent a new refugee crisis in Europe

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Borissov meets Erdogan, gets assurance Bulgaria’s border will stay calm

Top EU court says ‘no juridiction’ over Croatia-Slovenia border row

By |januar 31st, 2020|Andrej Plenković, Croatia, Miro Cerar, News, Schengen, Slovenia|

The European Union's top court has no jurisdiction to settle a long-running border dispute between EU members Slovenia and Croatia, the European Court of Justice ruled on Friday (31 January), possibly complicating Zagreb's plan to join the passport-fre...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Top EU court says ‘no juridiction’ over Croatia-Slovenia border row

Fairer EU funding needed to halt brain drain: Croatia minister

By |januar 10th, 2020|Andrej Plenković, Croatia, Croatian Presidency, demographic change, depopulation, Dubravka Suica, EU funds, News, research, science and education, Von der Leyen Commission|

Cash from the EU's research funds must be spread beyond the "old men's club" of prestigious institutions in richer member states to curb the brain drain exacerbating inequalities across the bloc, a Croatian minister said on Thursday (9 January).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Fairer EU funding needed to halt brain drain: Croatia minister

Fairer EU funding needed to halt brain drain: Croatia minister

By |januar 10th, 2020|Andrej Plenković, Croatia, Croatian Presidency, demographic change, depopulation, Dubravka Suica, EU funds, News, research, science and education, Von der Leyen Commission|

Cash from the EU's research funds must be spread beyond the "old men's club" of prestigious institutions in richer member states to curb the brain drain exacerbating inequalities across the bloc, a Croatian minister said on Thursday (9 January).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Fairer EU funding needed to halt brain drain: Croatia minister

Croatia highlights its Schengen and Eurozone ambitions

By |januar 9th, 2020|Andrej Plenković, Bulgaria, Cooperation and Verification Mechanism, Croatia, Croatian Presidency, Dublin reform, Eurozone, News, refugee crisis, Romania, Schengen|

Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenković made it clear that Croatia, the latest EU newcomer, wants to join as soon as possible the Union’s inner circles – the borderless Schengen space and the Eurozone.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Croatia highlights its Schengen and Eurozone ambitions

EU court ‘should not intervene’ in Croatia-Slovenia border dispute

By |december 12th, 2019|Andrej Plenković, border dispute, Croatia, Marjan Sarec, Miro Cerar, News, Piran Bay, Schengen, Slovenia|

An adviser at the EU Court of Justice agreed with Croatia on Wednesday (11 December) that settling the border between Slovenia and Croatia was not a matter on which EU courts should rule.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU court ‘should not intervene’ in Croatia-Slovenia border dispute