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

Serbia expects little from enlargement reform but hopes for more quality, speed

By |januar 22nd, 2020|Aleksandar Vučić, Croatian Presidency, Emmanuel Macron, EU-Western Balkans Summit, Kosovo, News, Serbia, Western Balkans|

EU countries should soon reach a consensus on new enlargement methodology. Details remain unknown and it is not clear if the reform will also apply to Montenegro and Serbia, which are further along the accession path than the Western Balkans' other EU ...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Serbia expects little from enlargement reform but hopes for more quality, speed

Croatian Presidency praises Kazakhstan for readiness to host ‘difficult’ WTO ministerial

By |januar 21st, 2020|Airbus, Boeing, China, Croatian Presidency, Donald Trump, Eurasian economic union, Kazakhstan, News, Subsidies, tariffs, trade wars, WTO|

The Croatian Presidency of the Council of the EU on Monday (20 January) praised Kazakhstan for its initiative to host a ministerial conference of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), at a time when this largest economic body is undergoing a deep crisis.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Croatian Presidency praises Kazakhstan for readiness to host ‘difficult’ WTO ministerial

EU bets on bioeconomy to deliver farming aspects of the Green Deal

By |januar 20th, 2020|bioeconomy, Croatian Presidency, European Green Deal, News|

The European Commission and the member states intend to use the concept of bioeconomy as a tool to achieve political priorities at the core of the bloc's new environmental flagship policy when it comes to agriculture.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU bets on bioeconomy to deliver farming aspects of the Green Deal

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

Former leftist Prime Minister wins Croatia presidential poll

By |januar 6th, 2020|Croatia, Croatia elections, Croatian Presidency, News|

Leftist former prime minister Zoran Milanovic, who has pledged to make Croatia a tolerant country turning the page on its wartime past, won Sunday’s presidential run-off vote, defeating the incumbent conservative leader. Milanovic took 52.7% of the vote while President...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Former leftist Prime Minister wins Croatia presidential poll

Croatia priorities at EU helm: Brexit, enlargement

By |januar 2nd, 2020|Albania, Brexit, Croatian Presidency, EU enlargement, Gordan Grlic-Radman, News, North Macedonia, Ursula von der Leyen|

Brexit and EU enlargement will be priorities during Croatia's six-month presidency of the bloc, Foreign Minister Goran Grlić-Radman said Wednesday (1 January).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Croatia priorities at EU helm: Brexit, enlargement

Croatian president to face centre-left ex-PM in run-off

By |december 23rd, 2019|Croatia, Croatia elections, Croatian Presidency, elections, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, News, Zoran Milanović|

Croatia's conservative president narrowly made it to a run-off election against a centre-left former premier on Sunday (22 December), after a nationalist folk singer won over a large chunk of her camp's far-right wing.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Croatian president to face centre-left ex-PM in run-off