Croatia closes schools for two weeks and parliament reduces activity

By |marec 14th, 2020|Breaking, coronavirus, COVID-19, Croatia, Latest, News, update, Zagreb|

As the total of infections has now grown to 32 and there have still been no fatalities as of Saturday (14 March), according to the government's website with no fatalities, the country has decided to close its schools for two weeks.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Croatia closes schools for two weeks and parliament reduces activity

Bulgaria delays entry into euro ‘waiting room’ until July

By |februar 21st, 2020|Boyko Borissov, Bulgaria, Croatia, ERM2, Eurozone, News, Valdis Dombrovskis|

Bulgaria has delayed until July its plans to join the ERM2 Exchange Rate Mechanism, also known as the eurozone "waiting room", Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said Friday (21 February).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Bulgaria delays entry into euro ‘waiting room’ until July

Bosnian police tussle with migrants protesting over camp conditions

By |februar 17th, 2020|Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, News, police violence, refugee crisis, Western Balkan route|

Bosnian police scuffled on Saturday (15 February) with hundreds of migrants who tried to break out of an overcrowded camp during a protest over conditions at the facility and their treatment by authorities in nearby Croatia. The Miral camp lies...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Bosnian police tussle with migrants protesting over camp conditions

Croatia’s Rijeka celebrates capital of culture kickoff

By |februar 3rd, 2020|Croatia, Croatian Presidency, European Capital of Culture, former Yugoslavia, News, tourism|

A day after the European Union waved goodbye to Britain, Croatia's port city of Rijeka on Saturday (1 February) held festivities to celebrate its inauguration as a European capital of culture for 2020.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Croatia’s Rijeka celebrates capital of culture kickoff

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

USA is increasingly problematic, EU should restore ties with Russia

By |januar 29th, 2020|Croatia, Donbas, News, Ukraine, us-eu relations|

Washington, the European Union’s main ally, has in recent years earned the reputation of a country that creates rather than solves problems. But the EU can now normalise and restore recently broken relations with Russia, which has been and will...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za USA is increasingly problematic, EU should restore ties with Russia

USA is increasingly problematic, EU should restore ties with Russia

By |januar 29th, 2020|Croatia, Donbas, News, Ukraine, us-eu relations|

Washington, the European Union’s main ally, has in recent years earned the reputation of a country that creates rather than solves problems. But the EU can now normalise and restore recently broken relations with Russia, which has been and will...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za USA is increasingly problematic, EU should restore ties with Russia

Croatia president blames poll defeat on sexism, ‘fake news’

By |januar 13th, 2020|corruption, Croatia, Croatia elections, Ivo Sanader, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, News, press freedom, Zoran Milanović|

Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović on Saturday (11 January) blamed sexism and "fake news" for her defeat in elections last week, as well as a rival who split the right-wing electorate she was counting on.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Croatia president blames poll defeat on sexism, ‘fake news’

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